This small and straightforward guide depicts approximately 65 common operations that are routinely carried out in elective surgery. Each operation is described in detail, starting with the indications for selecting surgery, advice about setting up in advance, then descriptions in a simple format of the procedure and technique involved, finishing with a list of the key points. The book is well illustrated with simple line drawings and attractively laid out.

Basic Surgical Operations 2000, Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh, Scotland

ISBN-13: 9780443063596

Trade paperback