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Clinical Pediatric Surgery

A Case-Based Interactive Approach, 1st Edition

By Sherif Emil

CRC Press

650 pages | 439 Color Illus. | 272 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9781498710336
pub: 2019-08-06
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This book targets pediatric surgical residents and fellows and complements the classic textbooks in the field by taking the knowledge base and applying it to practical clinical scenarios. The format replicates the typical clinical scenarios encountered by pediatric surgeons. A short synopsis of a case is presented, frequently with photographs. The reader then goes through a series of questions regarding further clinical information, appropriate imaging, management, and expectations on pathology, enabling the reader to work through the case.

Key Features

  • Provides a hands-on guide to the management of typical clinical scenarios for all pediatric surgery trainees and other professionals involved in the care of childhood surgical disease
  • Presents more than 100 cases, covering the whole spectrum of pediatric surgery, illustrated in full-color and with an accompanying e-book
  • Allows the reader to apply their knowledge to real-life situations and assess their level of expertise by the use of a case-based Q&A format
  • Contains the contributions of renowned pediatric surgeons from a world-leading center of excellence
  • Complements comprehensive references in pediatric surgery, such as Spitz & Coran: Operative Pediatric Surgery, 6th edition (2013)
  • Table of Contents

    Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment. Trauma. Tumors. Head and Neck. Thorax. Abdomen. Genitourinary. Miscellaneous.

    About the Author

    Sherif Emil, MD,CM, FRCSC, FACS, FAAP

    Associate Professor of Pediatric Surgery, Surgery, and Pediatrics, & Director, Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada

    Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    MEDICAL / Pediatrics
    MEDICAL / Surgery / General