Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 6th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Corman, Marvin L.; Nicholls, R. John; Fazio, Victor W.; Bergamaschi, Roberto C.M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 100
Thoroughly updated and abundantly illustrated to provide comprehensive coverage of all diseases and conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus
Step-by-step instructions on current operative procedures used to treat these disorders are underscored by the authoritative knowledge and expertise of leaders in the field. Three co-editors of international repute have participated in the creation of this updated volume, but the hand of Dr. Corman can be recognized throughout. The biographic sketches have been considerably expanded. This gold standard reference, often referred to as the ‘bible’ of the specialty, includes thorough reviews of anatomy, physiology, and related medical topics, as well as an extensive section on diagnostic studies, with a focus on the latest imaging modalities.