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The Fifth Edition of Greenfield's Surgery has been thoroughly revised, updated, and refocused to conform to changes in surgical education and practice. Reflecting the increasingly clinical emphasis of residency programs, this edition features expanded coverage of clinical material and increased use of clinical algorithms. Key Points open each chapter, and icons in the text indicate where Key Points are fully discussed. Many of the black-and-white images from the previous edition have been replaced by full-color images. This edition has new chapters on quality assessment, surgical education, and surgical processes in the hospital. Coverage of surgical subspecialty areas is more sharply focused on topics that are encountered by general surgeons and included in the current general surgery curriculum and ABSITE exam. The vascular section has been further consolidated. A new editor, Diane M. Simeone, MD, PhD, has joined the editorial team. This edition is available either in one hardbound volume or in a four-volume softbound set. The lightweight four-volume option offers easy portability and quick access. Each volume is organized by organ system so you can find the facts you need within seconds. The companion website presents the fully searchable text, an instant-feedback test bank featuring over 800 questions and answers, and a comprehensive image bank. Unique to this new edition's website are 100 "Morbidity and Mortality" case discussions. Each case reviews a specific surgical complication, how the complication was addressed, and reviews the literature on approaches and outcomes.


Key Features:-

  • Key Points open each chapter
  • Icons indicate in text where Key Points are discussed
  • Increased coverage of clinical content, new surgical recommendations, and less emphasis on integrati
  • Increased use of clinical algorithms—500 algorithms and reference tables
  • New chapter on measuring the quality of surgical care
  • New chapter on surgical education

More Details about Greenfields Surgery Scientific Principles & Practice 5th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Mulholland
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9781605473550
Pages2112
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearOctober 2010