Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique Second Edition 2e PDF Free Download

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique Second Edition 2e PDF Free Download

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique presents 125 cases in all areas of general surgery: GI, breast, hepatobiliary, colorectal, cardiothoracic, endocrine, vascular, trauma, pediatric, critical care, and transplant. Each full-color case begins with a patient presentation and proceeds through differential diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment, surgical procedures, postoperative management, and a case conclusion. Each case includes key technical steps, potential pitfalls, take-home points, and suggested readings.

The patient stories in these clinical scenarios provide context to faciliate learning the principles of safe surgical care. This book will be particularly useful for senior surgical residents and recent graduates as they prepare for the American Board of Surgery oral examination.

Clinical Scenarios in Surgery

Fourteen chapters are new to the Second Edition, including six in the greatly-expanded section on Trauma.

Each full-color case begins with a patient presentation and proceeds through differential diagnosis, workup, diagnosis and treatment, surgical procedures, postoperative management, and a case conclusion.

Coverage includes key technical steps, potential pitfalls and special intraoperative considerations, take-home points, and suggested readings.

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Color figures, tables, and algorithms present information in a format that is easy to understand and remember.

Every chapter includes a tables key summarizing Technical Steps and Potential Pitfalls for the procedure discussed.