General Surgical Operations, 5th Edition

General Surgical Operations

5th Edition

By R. M. Kirk, MS, FRCS, Honorary Professor of Surgery, Royal Free and University College London; Honorary Consulting Surgeon, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK


Choose well, cut well, get well
Anaesthesia-related techniques
The severely injured patient
Laparotomy: elective and emergency
Principles of minimal access surgery
Hernias and abdominal wall
Laparoscopic repair of groin and other abdominal wall hernias
Appendix and abdominal abscess
Laparoscopic appendicectomy
Oesophagus
Oesophageal cancer
Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
Stomach and duodenum
Small bowel
Colonoscopy
Colon
Laparoscopic colorectal surgery
Anorectum
Open biliary operations
Laparoscopic biliary surgery
Pancreas
Liver and portal venous system
Spleen
Laparoscopic splenectomy
Breast
Thyroid
Parathyroid
Adrenalectomy
Arteries
Veins and lymphatics
Sympathectomy
Transplantation
Thorax
Head and neck
Orthopaedics and trauma: amputations
Orthopaedics and trauma: general principles
Orthopaedics and trauma: upper limb
Orthopaedics and trauma: lower limb
Plastic surgery
Paediatric surgery
Neurosurgery
Upper urinary tract
Lower urinary tract
Male genitalia
Gynaecological surgery
Ear, nose and throat
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Ophthalmology