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Recent advances in surgery; 30.


Recent advances in surgery; 30.

Ed. by C. D. Johnson and I. Taylor.

Royal Society of Medicine Pr.


200 pages



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In this annual publication, the most recent research in surgery is presented. Fourteen essays comprise the volume, with sections on surgery in general, and breast, gastrointestinal, and vascular surgery. The final essay is a review of recent randomized clinical trials. Authors address such topics as risk management, tissue engineering, new procedures, quality of life issues, breast reconstruction, acute gallbladder disease, and others. The book serves as a survey for candidates of MRCS/AFRCS exams and the Intercollegiate Examination. Taylor is a professor of surgery at Royal Free and University College London and Johnson is a surgeon at Southampton General Hospital in the UK. Contributors are surgeons and other medical specialists from the UK and South Africa. US distribution is by BookMasters.

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