Fischer's Mastery of Surgery

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 7th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Fischer, Josef E.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-46-989718-9

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 85

Doody Core Title

  • Score: 2.27 (General Surgery)
  • Score: 2.6 (Gastrointestinal Surgery)
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Fischer’s Mastery of Surgery, Seventh Edition includes the essentials of diagnosis, anatomy, and pre-operative planning while maintaining a focus on clear, step-by-step depictions and descriptions of procedures.

This thoroughly revised edition brings you up to date with evidence-based approaches for virtually any surgery you’ll be called upon to perform.

Key Features

  • Provides extensive coverage of vascular surgery as well as of common thoracic, breast, esophageal, endocrine, colorectal, gastric, pancreatic, liver, and biliary procedures.
  • Walks you step by step through each procedure, with tips and cautions from leading surgeons.
  • Includes background and history for each procedure, as well as diagnostic and postoperative considerations.
  • Features more than 3,400 illustrations that offer a surgeon’s-eye-view of the most advanced approaches.
  • Concludes each chapter with expert editorial commentary that puts the chapter material in a broad context and provides helpful critiques of the most recent literature.
  • Streamlines the table of contents to combine chapters on open and minimally invasive approaches.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Fischer, Josef E.
ISBN: 978-1-46-989718-9
Language: English
Edition: 7th Ed.
Pages: 2856
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 85

Doody Core Title
  • 2.27 (General Surgery)
  • 2.6 (Gastrointestinal Surgery)