This book provides succinct and accurate information in a written, visual, and audiovisual format that allows efficient access to surgical learners-especially those with just a few minutes to spare.
Author: Jad M. Abdelsattar
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Mayo Clinic General Surgery is a concise text that aims to provide learners with knowledge crucial to the development of surgical skill. Featuring nearly 200 "challenge" questions designed to reveal the gaps in your surgical knowledge and over 200 instructional videos, with accompanying video stills and transcripts, this book offers multiplatform educational content in a learner-friendly format. Contents include surgery by organ system, such as the esophagus and colon, and a special chapter for trauma assessment. Each chapter contains information on the organ system, including embryology, anatomy, and physiology, as well as clinical presentations and imaging techniques. Finally, every chapter offers descriptions of operations and potential postoperative complications. Dr. Farley and his coauthors present the core concepts of general surgery instruction at Mayo Clinic, offering a unique glimpse at surgical training in this world-renowned institution. This book provides succinct and accurate information in a written, visual, and audiovisual format that allows efficient access to surgical learners-especially those with just a few minutes to spare. Ultimately, the goal is to better prepare students, residents, and fellows for their surgical experiences and lead to better understanding with long-term retention.
... in Surgery , Mayo Graduate School of Medicine ; Instructor in Medicine , Mayo
Medical School ; Rochester , Minnesota Mark S . Allen , M . D . Chair , Division of
General Thoracic Surgery , Mayo Clinic ; Associate Professor of Surgery , Mayo ...
Author: Mayo Clinic
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
Explores the diagnoses, indications for surgery, choice of operation, operative techniques, and surgical outcomes for every major gastrointestinal condition - from the esophagus to the anal cancer; features more than 845 intraoperative photographs, line drawings, diagnostic images, pathology slides, tables, and graphs that make every technique easy to follow; covers all of the latest minimal-access techniques - including Nissen fundoplication, Heller myotomy, splenectomy, and colectomy - as well as the transplantation, and proctolectomy; outlines approaches for managing challenging conditions such as morbid obesity, pelvic trauma, GERD, esophageal hiatal hernia, Crohn's disease and colon cancer; and provides evidence from the literature to support each therapeutic recommendations.
The Mayo Clinic Health System serves 60 communities with 1000 providers and
42 general surgeons. The general surgeon's scope of practice in the Mayo Clinic
Health System has included everything from complex aortic repairs to ...
Author: Tyler G. Hughes
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America focuses on Rural Surgery and is edited by Dr. Tyler G. Hughes. Articles will include: Status of the rural workplace: Hospital survival and economics; Rural standards and the quality equation; Scope of practice of the rural surgeon; Advanced technology and the rural surgeon; Qualitative research in rural surgery; Perioperative support in the rural surgery world; Initial and ongoing training of the rural surgeon; Demographics in rural populations; Dealing with the sick rural surgery patient in need of transfer; National quality projects and patient selection decisions; Status of the rural surgical workforce; Regionalization of rural surgery; and more!
General Surgery: Principles and International Practice is organized over two volumes into ten Sections, each representing an important branch of surgical science.
Author: Kirby I. Bland
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
General Surgery: Principles and International Practice is organized into Ten Sections, each representing an important branch of surgical science. It aims to provide the medical student, general surgical resident or active practitioner with an illustrative, instructive and comprehensive textbook depicting the rationale for the basic operative principles mandated by state-of-the-art surgical therapy. The reader can rapidly review the subject matter in a three-to-five page summary with contemporary bibliography in each chapter and a "Pearls and Pitfalls" section summarizing the 'impact', concerns and outcomes of surgical management. Amply supported by line drawings and photographs, algorithms and anatomical depictions, this provides the student of diseases, as well as those studying for Board examinations, a text that has rapidly assimilated data into the most contemporary applications of surgical therapy.
This book is the perfect resource for all medical libraries, whether you are a student, primary care physician, physical therapist, or allied health professional.
Author: Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Mayo Clinic Principles of Shoulder Surgery provides the basic principles and foundational knowledge for this orthopedic specialty in a concise and easy-to-use manner. The book, written by a well-seasoned surgeon with years of experience training residents and fellows, pulls together a comprehensive reference for interdisciplinary use, relevant to many fields including sports medicine, rheumatology, and rehabilitation. Dr. Sanchez-Sotelo covers an array of topics starting with history taking, the physical examination, the use and understanding of advanced imaging techniques, and preforming surgical procedures such as fracture fixation, arthroscopic surgery, tendon transfers, and replacement, all visually enhanced with relevant videos. This book is the perfect resource for all medical libraries, whether you are a student, primary care physician, physical therapist, or allied health professional. Key Features of Mayo Clinic Principles of Shoulder Surgery -Highly illustrated with detailed figures and tables throughout and a key point summary boxes at the end of every chapter to improve comprehension -Includes over 40 videos of the most common procedures performed by an orthopedic surgeon -Each chapter includes a color coded tab to facilitate easy navigation at-a-glance -Organized into concise chapters for quick review
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University Montreal General Hospital Montreal ... of Surgery , Mayo Medical
School Chair , Division of Gastroenterologic and General Surgery , Mayo Clinic
Author: John Malone Howard
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
New edition of a text which includes current information and innovative techniques. Eighty-six chapters discuss topics such as foundations of clinical practice; pre-operative approaches; intraoperative diagnostic procedures; acute and chronic pancreatitis; tumors and clinical management of carcinoma of the exocrine pancreas; other tumors; true cysts and cystic tumors; the endocrine pancreas; and special considerations and problems. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
... Mayo Clinic Rochester , Minnesota Richard L . Fabian , M . D . Associate
Professor of Otolaryngology , Harvard Medical School Director of Head and Neck
Surgery and Hyperbaric Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital
Author: Gregory Randolph
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
Fifty-three world experts -- representing the fields of otolaryngology, general surgery, endocrinology, and pathology -- present the most well-rounded, interdisciplinary information source available on thyroid and parathyroid surgery. They offer you complete, authoritative guidance on preoperative evaluation, surgical anatomy, intraoperative techniques, and postoperative management...equipping you to reduce risks, manage complications, and achieve optimal outcomes.