Colorectal Surgery by Graham J. MacKayColorectal Surgery by Graham J. MacKay

Colorectal Surgery

EditorGraham J. MacKay, Helen R. Dorrance, Richard G. Molloy

Paperback | November 1, 2010

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Colorectal Surgery is an essential revision tool for general surgical trainees preparing for the FRCS examination, and in particular those declaring colorectal surgery as an area of special interest. It provides easy access to relevant, up-to-date information in a portable format which can beused at work or for study. All topics are covered in depth with reference given to important papers, guidelines and meta-analyses. There are sections on related specialties and basic applied anatomy, while further chapters address the presentation of colorectal disease in the outpatient clinic, areview of colorectal assessment tools, and detailed, practical information regarding the management of benign and malignant colonic and anorectal conditions.The handbook has been written specifically to address the curriculum designed and approved by the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, the Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum Project and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. While aimed at senior trainees,Colorectal Surgery will also be of interest to new consultants wishing to update their knowledge of colorectal surgery, junior surgical trainees, specialist nurses dealing with patients with colorectal disease as well as general practitioners and allied healthcare professionals.
Graham MacKay is a specialist registrar in general surgery on the West of Scotland rotation. As part of the final year of his clinical training he is currently undertaking an Ethicon fellowship in advanced laparoscopic colorectal surgery. He has a keen interest in academic surgery having completed an MD degree at Glasgow University. Hi...
Title:Colorectal SurgeryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:632 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:November 1, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199571775

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Table of Contents

1. Basic science2. Colorectal assessment3. Outpatient presentations4. Inflammatory bowel disease5. Benign colonic conditions6. Anorectal disorders7. Colorectal malignancy8. Emergency presentations9. Stomas10. Perioperative care11. Common operations12. Related specialtiesIndex