Ever since the publication of the first edition in 1997, the Companion to Specialist Surgical Practice series has met the needs of surgeons in higher training and practising consultants by providing contemporary, evidence-based information on the sub-specialist areas relevant to their general surgical practice. All eight volumes are thoroughly edited and supported by evidence-based references to support key recommendations. This new Fourth Edition brings together the relevant state-of-the-art specialist information that the editors and authors consider important for the practising sub-specialist general surgeon. Purchase of a print book also includes a downloadable version of the eBook.
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Includes a new chapter on paraoesophageal hernias and gastric volvulus
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***2010 BMA Book Awards - Highly Commended - Surgical specialties category***
“Evidence based medicine is clearly highlighted in text. Key points listed at end of each chapter and references with key research are highlighted. It has clear diagrams and illustrations. Overall a well-written text which provides a wealth of information for general surgical trainees and gastroenterologists. Judges comments
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Book Description Elsevier Health Sciences, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 4th edition. 416 pages. 9.84x7.64x1.02 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0702030155