Category: MEDICAL BOOKS

Common Surgeries Made Easy

Common Surgeries Made Easy: A Quick Guide for Residents and Medical Students There are about 1,300 general surgery residency spots a year in the US alone. In addition, 20,000 medical students rotate through surgery a year. With medical students and residents routinely scrubbing into surgeries that they’ve never seen or have only seen a handful

Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach 4th Edition

Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach 4th Edition This updated volume provides a practical guide to decision making within thoracic surgery. Focussed chapters contain pithy analyses and recommendations that allow useful information to be identified at a glance. All new chapters bring insight into the challenges faced operating on the lung, esophagus, diaphragm,

Smith and Nesi’s Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 4th Edition

Smith and Nesi’s Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 4th Edition This landmark book is the most extensive and complete oculofacial plastic surgery guide available in the market. Updated and broadened from the three previous editions, it includes advances in the use of surgical navigation systems, and new techniques and treatments for diseases involving the eyelid,

Atlas of Breast Surgery 2nd Edition

Atlas of Breast Surgery 2nd Edition This atlas describes various surgical techniques and incorporates both science and art into a unique transatlantic perspective for treatment of breast disease. The management of both benign and malignant disease is outlined with a detailed account of the diagnostic pathway and methods for obtaining definitive pre-operative diagnosis. All sections

Precision Medicine in Radiation Oncology

Precision Medicine in Radiation Oncology Precision medicine takes into account each patient’s specific characteristics and requirements to arrive at treatment plans that are optimized towards the best possible outcome. As the field of oncology continues to advance, this tailored approach is becoming more and more prevalent, channelling data on genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and other areas

Infection Control in Primary Dental Care

Infection Control in Primary Dental Care This book is an easy-to-use guide to all aspects of infection control and decontamination that will support the implementation of effective measures for risk reduction in dental practice. Among the topics addressed are the principles and practicalities of cleaning and sterilizing dental instruments, the role of personal protective equipment,

Global Orthopedics 2nd ed

Global Orthopedics: Caring for Musculoskeletal Conditions and Injuries in Austere Settings 2nd ed Now in a revised and expanded second edition, this unique text discusses the opportunities and challenges to the practice of orthopedic surgery in resource-limited environments around the world. Sensibly divided into thematic sections, part I examines barriers to care,  from the poorly recognized

Macular Surgery: Current Practice and Trends

Macular Surgery: Current Practice and Trends Recent technological advances in the diagnosis of macular disorders have enhanced our understanding of these diseases. At the same time, advances in small-gauge vitrectomy instrumentation and techniques have improved the safety and efficiency of surgery, allowing macular conditions that would have otherwise resulted in blindness to be treated effectively,