This 14th edition offers a single-volume version of the original 2-volume set which contains encyclopaedic coverage of general surgery, cardiothoracic surgery and overviews of neurosurgery, plastic and maxillofacial surgery, otolaryngology, orthopaedics and urology. In each instance, the basic science aspects of the disorders are highlighted. Coverage includes brief historical reviews, followed by discussions on anatomy, pathology, physiology, biochemistry, immunology and pharmacology. The book aims to offer insight into the latest surgical thinking, techniques and practices.
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Book Description Elsevier - Health Sciences Division. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0721678785I5N00
Book Description W.B. Saunders Company, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 0721678785 Davis, Loyal. Textbook of Surgery : the Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice. Two Volume Set. Christopher, Frederick; Sabiston, David C. Philadelphia: Saunders, 1981. 2 vpp. Indexed. Illustrated. 4to. Green cloth. Book condition: Very good. Ex-library copies with corresponding markings (not too severe). Light rubbing to extremities. Bookseller Inventory # UDAVTEX00AM
Book Description W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, London and Toronto, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Twelfth Edition. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the flyleaf of volume 1. Two volume surgery text, which places "primary emphasis upon those biological principles and derangements which form the basis of disease". Illustrated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 075455
Book Description W.B. Saunders Company, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0721678785