Updated to reflect the latest advances in the field, it provides the authoritative, up-to-date content today's busy medical students need for exam success. -Includes general surgery and surgical specialties all in one volume.
AccessSurgery (ACS) is an online medical resource that provides practicing surgeons, surgical residents and medical students with tools for decision-making at the point-of-care; clinical rotations; clerkships; and shelf, ABSITE, and board exam prep. ACS provides interactive content, surgical videos, self-assessment, and medical texts including the latest editions of Zollinger’s Atlas of Surgical Operations and Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery.
2 PRINT COPIES (2018 & 2017) of the following on a 7-day reserve at RUTH LILLY MEDICAL LIBRARY (2 older copies in general stacks):
180 up-to-date vignettes for self-testing and 15 brief essays examining selected diagnostic and therapeutic tools from a surgical perspective. Guidance for addressing regional variations in medical practice on National Board questions.
The atlas covers gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, pancreatic, vascular, gynecologic, and additional procedures, including hernia repair, vascular access, breast procedures, sentinel lymph node biopsy, thyroidectomy, and many more.
Step-by-step guidance on pre-operative preparation, operative technique, position, incision, main dissection, closure, alternative technical approaches and post-operative care, include over 1,000 illustrations.
New technologies and innovative techniques integrate scientific knowledge with evolving changes in surgical care. Covers general scientific principles such as inflammation, shock, nutrition, and pain management, followed by surgical practice chapters arranged by organ system.
This text overs the breadth of material needed for certification and practice of general surgery. Detailed, full-color intraoperative illustrations and high-quality video clips allow better understanding of the basic science of surgery and its clinical application, and to make informed surgical decisions and achieve optimal outcomes.
Advice on the best treatment and management options for general surgery. Presents each topic using the same format: disease presentation, pathophysiology, diagnostics, and surgical therapy, as well as practical, hands-on advice on selecting and implementing surgical approaches.