Publisher: Jaypee Brothers
Year of Publication: 2016
Author(s) : Irving Taylor
The general themes include a review of modern day surgical training, the importance of confidential reporting systems in surgical practice, an update on the use of intravenous fluids and the important issue of the management of knife injuries. Concepts relating to gastrointestinal surgery include the management of gastric cancer, gastroesophageal reflux, resectability in pancreatic cancer, management of synchronous colorectal liver metastases, enhanced recovery following colorectal resection, the use of robotics, and anal fistula management. Other specialist topics include modern prostate cancer management, phyllodes tumour of the breast, the management of varicose veins and superficial venous incompetence. The volume concludes with a review of recent randomised controlled trials in surgery.
This book has been written in an easy-to-comprehend language. It comprises of carefully chosen topics by experts, up-to-date subject review, recent topics along with its recent innovations, flow-charts and images of important topics, specialist topics like modern prostate cancer management, phyllodes tumour of the breast, etc. This book has been designed for professional surgeons, surgical trainees as well as for trainees undertaking surgical examination.