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Surgery at a glance, Pierce A. Grace, Neil R. Borley

Label
Surgery at a glance
Title
Surgery at a glance
Statement of responsibility
Pierce A. Grace, Neil R. Borley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new edition of Surgery at a Glance provides a concise and visually-orientated summary of a comprehensive lecture course in surgery. Following the easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented with clear illustrations and key facts encapsulating all that you need to know. The book is coherently divided into clinical presentations followed by major surgical conditions. Exploring core principals and important diseases, it is an accessible companion to any surgery core text, and is ideally placed to support the current curriculum. Surgery at a Glance>
Member of
Cataloging source
NLE
Dewey number
617.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
Series statement
At a glance
Label
Surgery at a glance, Pierce A. Grace, Neil R. Borley
Publication
Note
Includes index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Part 1 Clinical presentations at a glance; Part 2 Surgical diseases at a glance; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1: Neck lump; Definition; Differential diagnosis; Thyroid; Neoplasm; Inflammatory; Congenital; Vascular; Important diagnostic features; Children; Young adults; Over-40s; 2: Dysphagia; Definition; Important diagnostic features; Mural causes; Intraluminal causes; Extramural causes; 3: Haemoptysis; Definition; Important diagnostic features; Spurious haemoptysis; True haemoptysis; 4: Breast lump; Definition; Differential diagnosis
  • 'Flipping big mass'13: Abdominal swellings (localized) -- upper abdominal/1; Abdominal swellings (localized) -- upper abdominal/2; 14: Abdominal swellings (localized) -- lower abdominal; 15: Jaundice; Definition; Differential diagnosis; Pre-hepatic/haemolytic jaundice; Hepatic/hepatocellular jaundice; Post-hepatic/obstructive jaundice; 16: Diarrhoea; Definitions; Important diagnostic features; Acute diarrhoea; Chronic diarrhoea; 17: Altered bowel habit/constipation; Definitions; Important diagnostic features; Chronic constipation; 18: Groin swellings; Definition; Important diagnostic features
  • Inguinal herniaFemoral hernia; Principles of hernia surgery; 19: Claudication; Definition; Differential diagnosis; Vascular; Neurological; 20: Acute warm painful leg; Definitions; Important diagnostic features; Infection; Trauma; Degenerative; Tumours; Vascular; 21: Acute 'cold' leg; Definition; Important diagnostic features; Isolated arterial embolus; Trauma; Thrombosis (in situ); 22: Leg ulceration; Definition; Important diagnostic features; Venous ulcers; Arterial ulcers; Diabetic ulcers; Malignant ulcers; Miscellaneous ulcers; 23: Dysuria; Definitions; Important diagnostic features
  • RectumAnus; 8: Dyspepsia; Definition; Differential diagnosis; Oesophagus; Stomach; Duodenum; Gallstones; 9: Vomiting; Definitions; Important diagnostic features; Central vomiting; Reflex vomiting; 10: Acute abdominal pain; Definitions; Important diagnostic features; History of the pain; Abdominal examination; 11: Chronic abdominal pain; Definition; Important diagnostic features; Irritable bowel syndrome; Adhesions; Mesenteric angina; Meckel's diverticulum; 12: Abdominal swellings (general); Definition; Important diagnostic features; 'Fat'; 'Flatus'; 'Fluid'; 'Faeces'; 'Fetus'
  • Swelling of the whole breast (mammoplasia)Localized swellings in the breast; Swellings behind the breast; 5: Breast pain; Definition; Important diagnostic features; Non-breast conditions; Mastalgia due to breast pathology; Mastalgia without breast pathology; 6: Nipple discharge; Definition; Differential diagnosis; Physiological discharges; Pathological discharges; 7: Gastrointestinal bleeding/1; Definitions; Upper GI bleeding; Important diagnostic features; Oesophagus; Stomach; Duodenum; Gastrointestinal bleeding/2; Lower GI bleeding; Important diagnostic features; Small intestine; Colon
Control code
ocn860525317
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
1 online resource (207 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118522608
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations are in color
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.b35622696
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860525317
  • pebcs1118522605

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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