Essentials of Surgery

by Sunil Chumber

A comprehensive color textbook of surgery aimed at medical students, junior doctors, nurses, students of allied health branches and other doctors who wish to renew their knowledge of surgery. The book comprises of several individual sections of all the specialities in General surgery and includes Principles of surgery, Wound and infections, Preparation for surgery, Trauma and burns, Oncology, Immunology, Transplantation, Skin, Breast, Head and neck, Endocrine surgery, Gastrointestinal surgery, Pancreatic and hepatobiliary surgery, Pediatric surgery, ENT and ophthalmic emergencies, Orthopedics, Gynecology, Contraception, Urology, Vascular surgery, Thoracic surgery, Cardiac surgery, Neurosurgery and a special section titled ‘more than surgery’. Being this surgical textbook attempts to explain the pathophysiological basis of surgical diseases and of their management and includes the Indian perspective. The book also contains outlines of common surgical operations and methods to prevent complications. The special features include information boxes, clear illustrations and unique photographs. This book is available with a Student’ Wardbook for recording the daily ward work and a Surgeons’ Logbook, which will help the Residents and Surgeons to maintain record of their unique surgical experiences.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Chumber Sunil All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
ISBN 9788180613456
Speciality Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10298
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2004
Pages 1604
Book Type Textbook


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