Abernathy's Surgical Secrets

Author: Alden Harken, MD, FACS, Ernest Moore, MD, FACS
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Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication Date: 2018
ISBN 10: 0323478735
ISBN 13: 9780323478731
eISBN: 9780323497435
Edition: 7th

Description:

For more than 30 years, the highly regarded Secrets Series. has provided students and practitioners in all areas of health care with concise, focused, and engaging resources for quick reference and exam review. Abernathy.s Surgical Secrets, 7th Edition, features the Secrets. popular question-and-answer format that also includes lists, tables, and an easy-to-read style - making reference and review quick, easy, and enjoyable. ... Fully updated throughout, with clear illustrations, figures, and flow diagrams that expedite study and review. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Notices
  • preface
  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • Answers to the Top 100 Questions that You Will Be Asked on Rounds

I General Topics

    CHAPTER 1: Are you ready for your surgical rotation?

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 2: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 3: How to Treat All Cardiac Dysrhythmias

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 4: How to Think About Shock

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 5: Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) and Pulmonary Insufficiency

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 6: Mechanical Ventilation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 7: Why get arterial blood gases?

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 8: Fluids, Electrolytes, Gatorade, and Sweat

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 9: Nutritional Assessment, Parenteral, And Enteral Nutrition

    • Nutritional Assessment
    • Enteral Nutrition
    • Enteral Controversies
    • Parenteral Nutrition
    • Parenteral Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 10: What does Postoperative Fever Mean?

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 11: Surgical Wound Infection

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 12: Priorities in Evaluation of the Acute Abdomen

    • Physical Examination
    • Laboratory Studies
    • Surgical Treatment
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 13: Surgical Infectious Disease

    • Antibiotics
    • Prophylaxis
    • Management of Surgical Site Infections
    • Extra Credit Questions
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 14: Risks of Blood-Borne Disease

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 15: Sepsis

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 16: Frailty

    • Bibliography

II Trauma

    CHAPTER 17: Initial Assessment

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 18: Posttraumatic Hemorrhagic shock

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 19: Traumatic Brain Injury

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 20: Spinal Cord Injuries

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 21: Penetrating Neck Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 22: Blunt Thoracic Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 23: Penetrating Thoracic Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 24: Blunt Abdominal Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 25: Penetrating Abdominal Trauma

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 26: Hepatic and Biliary Trauma

    • Surgical Anatomy of the Liver
    • Operative Management of Liver Injury
    • Biliary Tract Injury
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 27: Splenic Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 28: Pancreatic and Duodenal Injury

    • Duodenum
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 29: Trauma to the Colon and Rectum

    • Colon Trauma
    • Rectal Trauma
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 30: Pelvic Fractures

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 31: Upper Urinary Tract Injuries

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 32: Lower Urinary Tract Injury and Pelvic Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 33: Extremity Vascular Injuries

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 34: Facial Lacerations

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 35: Maxillofacial Trauma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 36: Hand Injuries

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 37: Burns

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 38: Pediatric Trauma

    • Bibliography

III Abdominal Surgery

    CHAPTER 39: Appendicitis

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 40: Gallbladder Disease

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 41: Pancreatic Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 42: Acute Pancreatitis

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 43: Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Pancreatitis

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 44: Portal Hypertension and Esophageal Varices

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 45: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 46: Esophageal Carcinoma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 47: Acid Peptic Ulcer Disease

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 48: Small Bowel Obstruction

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 49: Intestinal Ischemia

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 50: Diverticular Disease of the Colon

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 51: Acute Large Bowel Obstruction

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 52: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 53: Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 54: Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 55: Colorectal Polyps

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 56: Colorectal Carcinoma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 57: Anorectal Disease

    • Anal Fissure
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Pilonidal Disease
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 58: Inguinal Hernia

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 59: Bariatric Surgery

    • Bibliography

IV Endocrine Surgery

    CHAPTER 60: Hyperparathyroidism

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 61: Hyperthyroidism

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 62: Thyroid Nodules and Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 63: Surgical Hypertension

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 64: Adrenal Incidentaloma

    • Bibliography

V Breast Surgery

    CHAPTER 65: Breast Masses

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 66: Primary Therapy for Breast Cancer

    • Bibliography

VI Other Cancers

    CHAPTER 67: What is Cancer?

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 68: Melanoma

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 69: Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 70: Parotid Tumors

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 71: Neck Masses

    • Bibliography

VII Vascular Surgery

    CHAPTER 72: What is Atherosclerosis?

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 73: Arterial Insufficiency

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 74: Carotid Disease

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 75: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 76: Venous Disease

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 77: Noninvasive Vascular Diagnostic Laboratory

    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Venous Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
    • Duplex us Surveillance of Vascular Therapy
    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

VIII Cardiothoracic Surgery

    CHAPTER 78: Coronary Artery Disease

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 79: Mitral Stenosis

    • Bonus Question
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 80: Mitral Regurgitation

    • Bonus Question
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 81: Aortic Valve Disease

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 82: Thoracic Surgery for Nonneoplastic Disease

    • Pleural Effusion
    • Empyema
    • Infections and Tuberculosis
    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 83: Lung Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 84: Solitary Pulmonary Nodule

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 85: Dissecting Aortic Aneurysm

    • Controversies
    • Bibliography

IX Pediatric Surgery

    CHAPTER 86: Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 87: Intestinal Obstruction of Neonates and Infants

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 88: Anorectal Malformation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 89: Tracheoesophageal Malformations

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 90: Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 91: Abdominal Tumors

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 92: Congenital Cysts and Sinuses of the Neck

    • Bibliography

X Transplantation

    CHAPTER 93: Liver Transplantation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 94: Kidney Transplantation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 95: Heart Transplantation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 96: Mechanical Circulatory Support

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 97: Lung Transplantation

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 98: Penile and Scrotal Urologic Emergencies

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 99: Urolithiasis

    • Bibliography

XI Urology

    CHAPTER 100: Renal Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 101: Bladder Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 102: Prostate Cancer

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 103: Urodynamics and Voiding Dysfunction

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 104: Pediatric Urology

    • Bibliography

XII Healthcare

    CHAPTER 105: Can Healthcare Be Reformed?

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 106: Medical Ethics

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 107: Professionalism

    • Bibliography

    CHAPTER 108: Required Reading