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Principles of Surgery

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ISBN-10: 0071410902

ISBN-13: 9780071410908

Edition: 8th 2005 (Revised)

Authors: F. Charles Brunicardi, Seymour I. Schwartz, Dana K. Andersen, Timothy R. Billiar, David L. Dunn

List price: $160.00
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This eighth edition is easier to use and reference the latest surgical techniques. New chapters include genomics and gene therapy, general principles of minimally invasive surgery and the latest laparoscopic techniques.
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Book details

List price: $160.00
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 10/14/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 2000
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.25" long x 2.75" tall
Weight: 9.548
Language: English

F. Charles Brunicardi, MD, FACSis DeBakey/Bard Professor and Chairman of the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. Dana K. Andersen, MDis Surgeon-in-Chief, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland. Timothy Billiar, MDis George Vance Foster Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. David L. Dunn, MD, PhDis Vice President for Health Sciences at University of Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. John G. Hunter, MD, FACSis Mackenzie Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), Portland, Oregon Raphael E. Pollock, MD, PhD, FACSis Division Head, Surgery; Professor, Surgical Oncology; Professor, Molecular & Cellular Oncology;Chair, Surgical Oncology at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Jeffrey B. Matthews, MDis the Dallas B. Phemister Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery at the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

Basic Considerations
The Systemic Response to Injury
Fluid and Electrolyte Management of the Surgical Patient
Hemostatis, Surgical Bleeding, and Transfusion
Surgical Infections
Wound Care and Wound Healing
Immunology of Transplantation
Surgical Complications
Physiologic Monitoring
Genomics and Gene Therapy
Principles of Minimally Invasive Surgery
Specific Considerations
Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue
Tumors of the Head and Neck
Chest Wall, Pleura, Lung and Mediastinum
Congenital Heart Disease
Acquired Heart Disease
Thoracic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection
Arterial Disease
Venous and Lymphatic Disease
Manifestations of Gastrointestinal Disease
Esophagus and Diaphragmatic Hernia
Small Intestine
Colon, Rectum, and Anus
The Appendix
Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Biliary System
Abdominal Wall, Omentum, Mesentery, and Retroperitoneum
Abdominal Wall Hernias
Pituitary and Adrenal
Thyroid and Parathyroid
Pediatric Surgery
Surgery of the Hand
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery