THE WORLD’S #1 SURGERY TEXT–UPDATED TO INCLUDE STATE-OF-THE-ART EVIDENCE-BASED SURGICAL CARE AND LEADERSHIP GUIDANCE FOR TRAINEES AND PRACTICING SURGEONS
The Tenth Edition of Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery maintains the book’s unmatched coverage of the foundations of surgery while bringing into sharper focus new and emerging technologies. We have entered a new era of surgery in which minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery, and the use of computers and genomic information have improved the outcomes and quality of life for patients. With these advances in mind, all chapters have been updated with an emphasis on evidence-based, state-of-the-art surgical care. An exciting new chapter, “Fundamental Principles of Leadership Training in Surgery,” expands the scope of the book beyond the operating room to encompass the actual development of surgeons. This edition is also enriched by an increased number of international chapter authors and a new chapter on Global Surgery. More than ever, Schwartz’s Principles of Surgery is international in scope–a compendium of the knowledge and technique of the world’s leading surgeons.
More clinically relevant than ever, with emphasis on high-yield discussion of diagnosis and treatment of surgical disease, arranged by organ system and surgical specialty
Content is supported by boxed key points, detailed anatomical figures, diagnostic and management algorithms, and key references
Beautiful full-color design
New companion DVD includes eight high-quality, narrated videos:
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Open Posterior Component Separation
About the Author
F. Charles Brunicardi, M.D., FACS Moss Foundation Chair in Gastrointestinal and Personalized Surgery, Professor and Vice Chair Surgical Services, Chief of General Surgery, UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Dana K. Andersen, M.D., FACS Program Director, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health
Timothy R. Billiar, M.D., FACS George Vance Foster Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
David L. Dunn, M.D., Ph.D., FACS Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Professor of Surgery, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Louisville
John G. Hunter, M.D., FACS Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University
Jeffrey B. Matthews, M.D., FACS Surgeon-in-Chief and Chairman, Department of Surgery, Dallas B. Phemister Professor of Surgery, University of Chicago
Raphael E. Pollock, M.D., Ph.D, FACS Professor and Director, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Chief of Surgical Services, Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
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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.
- Format Book
- Publication date 20 Jun 2019
- Publisher McGraw-Hill Education
- Publication City/Country OH, United States
- Language English
- Edition Statement 11th ed.
- ISBN10 1259835359
- ISBN13 9781259835353