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Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique
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Clinical Scenarios in Surgery: Decision Making and Operative Technique

Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Dimick, Justin B.; Upchurch, Jr., Gilbert R.; Sonnenday, Christopher J.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-609-13972-8
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 97
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.93 (General Surgery)
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Presents 125 cases in all areas of general surgery: GI, breast, hepatobiliary, colorectal, cardiothoracic, endocrine, vascular, trauma, pediatric, critical care, and transplant.

Each case begins with a patient presentation and proceeds through differential diagnosis, diagnosis and treatment, surgical procedures, postoperative management, and a case conclusion. Each case includes key technical steps, potential pitfalls, and take-home points.

Key Features:

- 125 cases covering all areas of general surgery
- Created and edited at the University of Michigan, one of the top departments in the country
- Full color for presentations of pathology, radiology, and procedure
- Each case includes key technical steps, potential pitfalls, and take-home points

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Dimick, Justin B.; Upchurch, Jr., Gilbert R.; Sonnenday, Christopher J.
  • ISBN: 978-1-609-13972-8
  • Specialty:
    Residents
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 672
  • Illustrations: 420
  • Year: 2012
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 97
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.93 (General Surgery)

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