Enhanced by a new two volume presentation, the Eleventh Edition has been completely updated and refreshed with an emphasis on state-of-the-art, evidence-based surgical care. Prev. ed.: 2014.
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The BEST EDITION yet of the #1 text for surgical practice and education For half-a-century, no other text has provided such a solid grounding in basic science, anatomy, operative techniques, and more recently, professional development and leadership training, as Schwartz's Principles of Surgery. Written by the world's foremost surgeons, this landmark reference offers distinctly modern and all-encompassing coverage of every important topic in general surgery. Enhanced by a new two volume presentation, the Eleventh Edition has been completely updated and refreshed with an emphasis on state-of-the-art, evidence-based surgical care. You will find an exciting array of new contributors from around the world, new chapters on cutting-edge topics, plus the acclaimed learning aids that make the material easier to understand and memorize. This outstanding content is bolstered by more than 800 photographs and 1,300 line drawings, most in full color, as well as online videos demonstrating key operations. Here's why the Eleventh Edition is the best edition yet: Six timely new chapters on important topics such as enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS), ambulatory/outpatient surgery, evidence for surgery practice, skills and simulation, and web-based education and social media High-quality full-color design showcases an unsurpassed illustration program Emphasis on high-yield discussion of diagnosis and treatment of surgical disease, arranged by organ system and surgical specialty Acclaimed learning aids (many new to this edition), including an abundance of completely up-to-date tables that summarize the most current evidence, boxed key points, detailed anatomical figures, diagnostic and management algorithms, and an abundance of completely up-to-date tables, and key references More than the field's cornerstone textbook, Schwartz's Principles of Surgery is an international compendium of the knowledge and technique of the world's leading surgeons.
Table of Contents
Foreword Preface Volume 1 Part I Basic Considerations 1. Leadership in Surgery 2. Systemic Response to Injury and Metabolic Support 3. Fluid and Electrolyte Management of the Surgical Patient 4. Hemostasis, Surgical Bleeding, and Transfusion 5. Shock 6. Surgical Infections 7. Trauma 8. Burns 9. Wound Healing 10. Oncology 11. Transplantation 12. Quality, Patient Safety, Assessments of Care, and Complications 13. Physiologic Monitoring of the Surgical Patient 14. Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotics, Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery, and Single-Incision Laparoscopic Surgery 15. Molecular Biology, The Atomic Theory of Disease, and Precision Surgery Part II Specific Considerations 16. The Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue 17. The Breast 18. Disorders of the Head and Neck 19. Chest Wall, Lung, Mediastinum, and Pleura 20. Congenital Heart Disease 21. Acquired Heart Disease 22. Thoracic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection 23. Arterial Disease 24. Venous and Lymphatic Disease 25. Esophagus and Diaphragmatic Hernia 26. Stomach Volume 2 27. The Surgical Management of Obesity 28. Small Intestine 29. Colon, Rectum, and Anus 30. The Appendix 31. Liver 32. Gallbladder and the Extrahepatic Biliary System 33. Pancreas 34. The Spleen 35. Abdominal Wall, Omentum, Mesentery, and Retroperitoneum 36. Soft Tissue Sarcomas 37. Inguinal Hernias 38. Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal 39. Pediatric Surgery 40. Urology 41. Gynecology 42. Neurosurgery 43. Orthopedic Surgery 44. Surgery of the Hand and Wrist 45. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 46. Anesthesia for Surgical Patients 47. Surgical Considerations in Older Adults 48. Ethics, Palliative Care, and Care at the End of Life 49. Global Surgery 50. Optimizing Perioperative Care: Enhanced Recovery and Chinese Medicine 51. Understanding, Evaluating, and Using Evidence for Surgical Practice 52. Ambulatory Surgery 53. Skills and Simulation 54. Web-Based Education and Implications of Social Media Index