Home > Books > Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice
Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice
View PDF

Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice

Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 6th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Mulholland, Michael W.; Lillemoe, Keith D.; Doherty, Gerard M.; Upchurch, Jr., Gilbert R.; Alam, Hasan B.; Pawlik, Timothy M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-469-89001-2
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 92
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.93 (General Surgery) Doody's Essential Title
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

Revised, updated, and enhanced from cover to cover, this sixth edition remains the gold standard text in the field of surgery, reflecting surgery’s rapid changes, new technologies, and innovative techniques, integrating new scientific knowledge with evolving changes in surgical care.

Updates to this edition include new editors and contributors, and a greatly enhanced visual presentation. Balancing scientific advances with clinical practice, the book is an invaluable resource for today’s residents and practicing surgeons.

Key features:
- Features enhanced, full-color illustrations, clinical photographs, key teaching points, and decision-making algorithms for quick reference to key information.
- Covers general scientific principles such as inflammation, shock, nutrition, pain management, and much more, followed by surgical practice chapters arranged by organ system.
- Introduces two new editors, Hasan Alam, MD and Timothy Pawlik, MD, who bring a fresh perspective and vision to this classic reference.
- Showcases the scientific and clinical expertise of more than 200 contributing authors, each an active practitioner in the field of surgery.
- Includes two new chapters on Obesity and Preoperative Risk Assessment.

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Mulholland, Michael W.; Lillemoe, Keith D.; Doherty, Gerard M.; Upchurch, Jr., Gilbert R.; Alam, Hasan B.; Pawlik, Timothy M.
  • ISBN: 978-1-469-89001-2
  • Specialty:
    Residents
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 6th Ed.
  • Pages: 2090
  • Illustrations: 1750
  • Year: 2016
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 92
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.93 (General Surgery) Doody's Essential Title

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Embase® The Embase database is the most trusted source of global, evidence-based pharmacological and biomedical research with over 30 million bibliographic records dating back to 1947.
JOTM
Visible Body Heart & Circulatory Premium This interactive 3D Atlas is a deep dive into the heart and circulatory system for learning, reference, and patient education.
JOTM
Circulation Research Presents peer-reviewed reports on research advances in biology, biochemistry, biophysics, cellular and molecular biology, morphology, pathology, physiology, and pharmacology.
JOTM
Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine Publishes peer-reviewed scientific and clinical studies to advance the understanding and application of regional techniques for surgical anesthesia and postoperative analgesia.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Manual of Valvular Heart Disease
Portable and clinically oriented, this full-color handbook is a unique and timely guide to valvular heart disease and percutaneous coronary interventions.

Khonsari's Cardiac Surgery: Safeguards and Pitfalls in Operative Technique
Details the most important techniques in a concise, readable, and richly illustrated format, with a focus on avoiding and managing surgical pitfalls and complications.