SECTION 2 PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT 11 Principles of Preoperative and Operative Surgery 12 Surgical Infections and Antibiotic Use 13 Surgical Complications 14 Surgery in the Geriatric Patient 15 Morbid Obesity 16 Anesthesiology Principles, Pain Management, and Conscious Sedation 17 Emerging Technology in Surgery: Informatics, Robotics, and Electronics =
SECTION 3 TRAUMA AND CRITICAL CARE 18 Management of Acute Trauma 19 The Difficult Abdominal Wall 20 Emergency Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries 21 Burns 22 Bites and Stings 23 Surgical Critical Care 24 Bedside Surgical Procedures 25 The Surgeon's Role in Mass Casualty Incidents
SECTION 4 TRANSPLANTATION AND IMMUNOLOGY 26 Transplantation Immunobiology and Immunosuppression 27 Liver Transplantation 28 Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation 29 Small Bowel Transplantation
SECTION 5 SURGICAL ONCOLOGY 30 Tumor Biology and Tumor Markers 31 Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy 32 Melanoma and Cutaneous Malignancies 33 Soft Tissue Sarcomas 34 Bone Tumors
SECTION 6 HEAD AND NECK 35 Head and Neck
SECTION 7 BREAST 36 Diseases of the Breast 37 Breast Reconstruction
SECTION 8 ENDOCRINE 38 Thyroid 39 The Parathyroid Glands 40 Endocrine Pancreas 41 The Adrenal Glands 42 The Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes
SECTION 9 ESOPHAGUS 43 Esophagus 44 Hiatal Hernia and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease =
SECTION 10 ABDOMEN 45 Abdominal Wall, Umbilicus, Peritoneum, Mesenteries, Omentum, and Retroperitoneum 46 Hernias 47 Acute Abdomen 48 Acute Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage 49 Stomach 50 Small Intestine 51 The Appendix 52 Colon and Rectum 53 Anus 54 The Liver 55 Biliary System 56 Exocrine Pancreas 57 The Spleen
SECTION 11 CHEST 58 Lung, Chest Wall, Pleura, and Mediastinum 59 Congenital Heart Disease 60 Acquired Heart Disease: Coronary Insufficiency 61 Acquired Heart Disease: Valvular
SECTION 12 VASCULAR 62 Aorta 63 Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease 64 Vascular Trauma 65 Venous Disease 66 The Lymphatics
SECTION 13 SPECIALTIES INGENERAL SURGERY 67 Pediatric Surgery 68 Neurosurgery 69 Plastic Surgery 70 Hand Surgery 71 Gynecologic Surgery 72 Surgery in the Pregnant Patient 73 Urologic Surgery
Beauchamp, R. Daniel J. C. Foshee Distinguished Professor of Surgery and Chairman, Section of Surgical Sciences, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Surgeon-in-Chief, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN.
Evers, B. Mark Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Surgery, Director, Lucille P. Markey Cancer Center, Markey Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair, Physician-in-Chief, Oncology Service Line UK Healthcare, The University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.
Mattox, Kenneth L. Professor and Vice Chairman, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Chief of Staff and Chief of Surgery, BenTaub General Hospital, Houston, TX.