ACS Surgery

ACS Surgery

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ACS Surgeryis the first reference of general surgery to carry the name of the American College of Surgeons. Developed to help practicing surgeons make critical decisions on patient care, it is an evidence-based reference of surgical best practices from leaders in the field. An extraordinary resource, ACS Surgerycombines the most current information in surgery with practical advice and time-saving convenience. New in the 6th Edition Evidence-Based Surgery Aca‚na€œ an important new chapter that discusses the profound impact that evidence-based medicine is having on current surgical practice Benchmarking Surgical Outcomes Aca‚na€œ another key chapter that describes current efforts to obtain comprehensive and accurate information about surgical outcomes New section on Aca‚nEœCare in Special SituationsAca‚na„c has been incorporated into the 6th edition and includes chapters on Aca‚nEœThe Elderly Surgical PatientAca‚na„c; Aca‚nEœThe Pediatric Surgical PatientAca‚na„c; Aca‚nEœThe Pregnant Surgical PatientAca‚na„c; Aca‚nEœUrologic Considerations for the General SurgeonAca‚na„c and Aca‚nEœGynecologic Considerations for the General SurgeonAca‚na„c Expanded Thorax Section Aca‚na€œ New chapters added on common thoracic problems, such as Cough and Hemoptysis; Pleural Effusion and Solitary Pulmanary Nodules; as well as common techniques including Mediastinal Procedures; Pericardial Procedures; Diaphragmatic ProceduresAca‚na„c Decortication and Pleurectomy and Pulmonary ResectionFigure 6 Repair of pectus excavatum: Nuss procedure. (a) The pectus ... 16 Other investigators have reported rare complications arising from the migration of sternal support bars and wires.17 REPAIR OF PECTUS CARINATUM Surgical repairanbsp;...

Title:ACS Surgery
Author:Wiley W. Souba, Mitchell P. Fink, Gregory J. Jurkovic
Publisher:Decker Intellectual Properties Incorporated - 2007


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