1st Edition

Mind Maps in Surgery and Surgical Anatomy for Medical Students

By Olivia A M Smith Copyright 2025
    220 Pages 94 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    220 Pages 94 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This new learning and revision aid from the author of the bestselling Mind Maps for Medical Students has been designed specifically to help medical students memorize essential facts in surgical pathology and anatomy, invaluable throughout undergraduate studies and particularly useful in the pressured run-up to final exams. Over 100 maps are organized by surgical specialty and anatomical region as appropriate and reflect the latest surgical information and published guidelines. The book has been carefully designed with the student in mind – it is pocket sized and the maps summarize a variety of aspects in a consistent format to aid rapid recall. Ideally suited for students and early postgraduates revising for surgical exams, this convenient and portable distillation of knowledge will aid memorization and save many hours of note taking.

    Part One: Anatomy

    Chapter 1: Upper Limb

    Chapter 2: Lower Limb

    Chapter 3. Breast

    Chapter 4. Abdomen and Pelvis

    Chapter 5. Thorax

    Chapter 6. Head and Neck

    Part Two: Surgical Pathology

    Chapter 7. General Surgery: Gastrointestinal

    Chapter 8. General Surgery: Breast and Endocrine

    Chapter 9. General Surgery: Vascular

    Chapter 10. Urology

    Chapter 11. Trauma and Orthopaedics

    Chapter 12. Paediatric Surgery

    Chapter 13. ENT

    Chapter 14. Skin Cancer



    Olivia Smith is a Plastic Surgery Registrar, South West Deanery, UK and the author of Mind Maps for Medical StudentsMind Maps for Medical Students: Clinical Specialties and Cracking the MRCS Part A: A Revision Guide.