This book features evidence-based, point-of-care information on 1000 diseases and disorders most often treated by surgeons. It is a Doody's Core Title for 2015. It offers expansive coverage of general surgery and all subspecialties you need to be versed in, including otolaryngology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, gynecology, orthopedics, urology, and pediatrics. Intuitively organized to help you find answers quickly and easily; more than 600 photographs and illustrations; detailed treatment algorithms; new! chapter-ending multiple-choice questions; an outstanding review for the USMLE and shelf exams; updated throughout with the latest research and discoveries LANGE "All medical libraries should acquire this book, which is an outstanding text for medical students." (4-star Doody's review of a previous edition) It is essential for students, residents, practitioners, and surgeons The best introductory text to the field of surgery.
About the Author
Gerard M. Doherty, MD (Ann Arbor, MI) Thompson Professor of Surgery, Chief of Endocrine Surgery. Section Head of General Surgery, University of Michigan.