This comprehensive textbook of general surgery presents a problem-oriented approach to teaching surgery, emphasizing throughout signs and patient management skills. Favouring a patient-centered approach, the first volume covers concepts and processes in surgery, management of the injured, special areas, clinical practice, surgery in regard to various body parts.
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Book Description WB Saunders, 1985. Book Condition: Good. 13th Ed. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP87511862
Book Description Saunders, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000680572
Book Description Saunders, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 13th Edition. This is a two volume set. Previous owner's name blacked out on the ffep. No other markings or signs of use. Due to size and weight, expect extra shipping for overseas. Bookseller Inventory # 007104
Book Description Saunders, 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Thirteenth Edition. Volumes 1 and 2. Never checked out ex-library books. Very good bindings, very clean. Each volume has illustrations, 57 chapters eac, 2,489 pages total . Includes : The Development of Surgery, Homeostatsis, Shock, Blood Transfusions, Anesthesia, Transplation, Neurosurgery, The Heart, etc ; Ex-Library; ; Bookseller Inventory # 21157
Book Description SAUNDERS, 1986. HARDBOUND. Book Condition: Fine. SCANS & DIAGRAMS (illustrator). Thirteenth Edition. The thirteenth edition of this two-volume set covers the biological basis of modern surgical practice, including anatomic, pathologic, physiologic, biochemical, immunologic and pharmacologic aspects. Contents include the development of surgery; homeostatis: bodily changes in trauma and surgery; shock: causes and management of circulatory collapse; fluid and electrolyte management of the surgical patient; principles of preoperative preparation of the surgical patient; blood transfusions and disorders of surgical bleeding; metabolism in surgical patients: protein, carbohydrate, and fat utilization by oral and parenteral routes; surgical aspects of diabetes mellitus; anesthesia; radiologic techniques for diagnosis of surgical disorders; wound healing: biological and clinical features; burns: including cold, chemical, and electrical injuries; principles of operative surgery: antisepsis, technique, sutures, and drains; surgical infections and choice of antibiotics; bites and stings; trauma: management of the acutely injured patient; surgical complications; acute renal failure in surgical patients: prevention and treatment; transplantation; the role of prostaglandins; immunobiology of neoplastic disease, melanoma, soft tissue sarcomas; the breast; reconstructive and aesthetic breast surgery; the thyroid gland; parathyroid glands; the pituitary and adrenal glands; esophagus; abdominal wall, umbilicus, peritoneum, mesenteries, omentum, and retroperitoneum; the acute abdomen; the stomach and duodenum; carcinoma of the stomach; the small intestine; the colon and rectum; the liver; the biliary system; pancreas; spleen; hernias; pediatric surgery; surgical disorders of the ears, nose, paranasal sinuses, pharynx and larynx; the mouth, tongue, jaws and salivary glands; neurosurgery; disorders of the musculoskeletal system; replantation of the upper extremity proximal to the hand; the skin: functional, metabolic, and surgical considerations; pilonidal cysts and sinuses; gynecology: uterus, overies and vagina; the urinary system; the male genital system; disorders of the lymphatic system; disorders of veins; pulmonary embolism; fat embolism syndrome; disorders of the arterial system, lungs, pleura, and chest wall; mediastinum; surgical disorders of the pericardium; and the heart. An excellent reference for the practicing surgeon. 2496 pages total, with b&w imaging scans, photos and diagrams. Oversize set--additional shipping may apply. Size: 8" x 11". MEDICAL. Bookseller Inventory # MLBE1512