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50 Studies Every Surgeon Should Know
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50 Studies Every Surgeon Should Know presents key studies that have shaped the practice of surgery. Selected using a rigorous methodology, the studies cover topics including: vascular, colorectal, bariatric, abdominal, hernial, and endocrine surgery, surgical outcomes, surgical oncology, trauma and surgical critical care, and studies of historical interest. For each study, a concise summary is presented with an emphasis on the results and limitations of the study, and its
implications for practice. An illustrative clinical case concludes each review, followed by brief information on other relevant studies. This book is a must-read for health care professionals and anyone who wants to learn more about the data behind clinical practice.


ISBN-13: 9780199384075
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP USA)
Publication date: November, 2017
Pages: 296
Weight: 571g
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Subcategories: General
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50 Studies Every Surgeon Should Know is a well-written, easy-to-read, concise synopsis of arguably the 50 most important studies in general surgery and most surgical sub-specialties. This ambitious book is ideal for surgical residents who desire to read up on fundamental research that shaped clinical practice patterns, as well as medical students who will find themselves better prepared on teaching rounds after reading this book. Most importantly, the book will serve to inspire trainees to become interested surgical research and evidence-based clinical practice. For practicing surgeons, 50 Studies Every Surgeon Should Know can serve as a useful reference for maintenance of certification (MOC) preparation and to review fundamental studies inside and outside of their field of practice. It will serve as an invaluable addition to any trainees and surgeons library.