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Recent Advances in Surgery 40
Michael Douek, Rachel Hargest
Published: September 2021
Edition: Vol. 40

Surgery is a constantly evolving specialty in medicine – research and technological advances have made surgical procedures safer and more effective and offer shorter recovery times.

Recent Advances in Surgery 40 is the latest volume in the recognised series reviewing current topics in general surgery and its major subspecialties.

Divided into eight sections, the book begins with topics of general interest to surgeons, and surgical training. The following sections cover subspecialty surgeries including transplant, vascular, head and neck, breast, and abdominal. The final section reviews recent clinical trials.

With contributions from recognised experts, many from the UK, this new volume covers all the latest developments in surgery, providing excellent revision material for professional examinations, and helping consultant surgeons keep up to date across the specialty.

Key points

  • Latest volume in series bringing surgeons and trainees up to date with the latest advances in general surgery and its subspecialties
  • Features discussion on surgical training
  • Includes review of recent randomised clinical trials
  • Recognised editor and author team, based mainly in the UK

Author information

Rosetrees Royal College of Surgeons of England; Director of the Surgical Interventional Trials Unit; Professor of Surgical Sciences and Breast Cancer, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, UK

Rachel Hargest BSc MBBS FRCS MD FRCS
Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Henry Wellcome Building, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK

Product details
ISBN: 9781787791626
Size: 158x241
Pages: 246
Number of illustrations: 0
Number of images: 0
Cover type: Paperback
Subject area: Surgery
Readership: Surgeons, Trainees
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