Review of surgery : basic science and clinical topics for ABSITE /

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Main Author: Mostaha, Gamal.
Other Authors: Cathey, Lamont.
Greene, Frederick L.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Springer Science+Business Media, c2006.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Contributors
  • Part I. Physiology of the Cell
  • 1. The Cell
  • 2. Cytokines
  • 3. Neutrophils
  • 4. Macrophages
  • 5. Lymphocytes
  • 6. Nitric Oxide
  • Part II. Wound Healing
  • 7. Normal Wound Healing
  • 8. Abnormal Wound Healing
  • 9. Skin Grafts and Flaps
  • Part III. Oncology
  • 10. Oncogenes
  • 11. Tumor Suppressor Genes
  • 12. Tumor Markers
  • 13. Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • 14. Systemic Anticancer Therapy
  • Part IV. Imaging
  • 15. Surgical Ultrasound
  • 16. Imaging Technology: Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography
  • 17. Angiography
  • 18. Electrocautery
  • Part V. Surgical Research
  • 19. Statistical Tests
  • 20. Clinical Trials
  • Part VI. ICU and Trauma
  • 21. Preoperative Assessment
  • 22. General Anesthesia
  • 23. Local Anesthesia
  • 24. Neuromuscular Blockade
  • 25. Surgical Microbes
  • 26. Soft Tissue Infections
  • 27. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • 28. Mechanical Ventilation
  • 29. Coagulation and Anticoagulation
  • 30. Hypercoagulable States
  • 31. Transfusion Therapy
  • 32. Shock
  • 33. Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
  • 34. Compartment Syndrome
  • 35. Thermal Injuries
  • 36. Cold Injury
  • 37. Electrical Injury
  • 38. Sodium
  • 39. Potassium
  • 40. Magnesium
  • 41. Calcium
  • 42. Phosphorus
  • 43. Metabolic Acidosis and Metabolic Alkalosis
  • 44. Acute Renal Failure
  • 45. Head Injury
  • 46. Spinal Disc Lesions
  • 47. Spinal Cord Injury
  • 48. Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • 49. Skeletal Injuries
  • 50. Pelvic Fractures
  • 51. The Hand
  • Part VII. Immunology and Transplantation
  • 52. Basic Immunology and Rejection
  • 53. Immunosuppression
  • 54. Kidney Transplantation
  • 55. Liver Transplantation
  • Part VIII. Head and Neck
  • 56. Salivary Glands
  • 57. Neck Injuries
  • 58. Neck Masses
  • Part IX. Thorax
  • 59. Pulmonary Function Tests
  • 60. Lung Cancer
  • 61. The Pleura
  • 62. Mediastinal Tumors
  • 63. Chest Wall Tumors
  • 64. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Part X. Breast
  • 65. Breast Anatomy
  • 66. Breast Complaints
  • 67. Benign Breast Disease
  • 68. Invasive Breast Cancer
  • 69. Noninvasive Breast Cancer
  • 70. Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • 71. Phyllodes Tumor
  • 72. Male Breast Cancer
  • Part XI. Skin Malignancy
  • 73. Melanoma
  • 74. Nonmelanoma Skin Malignancies
  • 75. Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • 76. Lymphoma
  • Part XII. Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • 77. Esophageal Anatomy and Physiology
  • 78. Esophageal Function Tests
  • 79. Esophageal Perforation and Injury
  • 80. Esophageal Neoplasms
  • 81. Esophageal Diverticula
  • 82. Gastric Anatomy
  • 83. Gastric Physiology
  • 84. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • 85. Gastric Polyps
  • 86. Gastric Cancer
  • 87. Gastrointestinal Lymphoma
  • 88. Digestion and Absorption
  • 89. Gastrointestinal Hormones
  • 90. Crohn's Disease
  • 91. Ulcerative Colitis
  • 92. Small Bowel Neoplasms
  • 93. Intestinal Physiology
  • 94. Colorectal Anatomy
  • 95. Colonic Polyps
  • 96. Colon Cancer
  • 97. Rectal Cancer
  • 98. Anal Cancer
  • 99. Intestinal Obstruction
  • 100. Meckel's Diverticulum
  • 101. Liver Anatomy
  • 102. Hepatic Anatomy and Physiology
  • 103. Hepatobiliary Imaging
  • 104. Jaundice
  • 105. Liver Abscesses
  • 106. Hepatic Malignancies
  • 107. Benign Hepatic Neoplasms
  • 108. Viral Hepatitis
  • 109. Portal Hypertension
  • 110. Acute Liver Failure
  • 111. Chronic Liver Failure
  • 112. Hepatectomy
  • 113. Biliary Physiology
  • 114. Biliary Tract Infections
  • 115. Biliary Dyskinesia
  • 116. Benign Biliary Strictures
  • 117. Choledochal Cysts
  • 118. Gallbladder Carcinoma
  • 119. Pancreatic Anatomy
  • 120. Pancreatic Anomalies
  • 121. Pancreatic Physiology
  • 122. Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis
  • 123. Pancreatic Pseudocysts
  • 124. Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
  • 125. The Spleen
  • 126. Abdominal Wall Hernias
  • 127. Morbid Obesity
  • 128. Physiologic Effects of Laparoscopy
  • Part XIII. Vascular System
  • 129. Vascular Anatomy of the Lower Extremities
  • 130. Noninvasive Vascular Testing
  • 131. Acute Limb Ischemia
  • 132. Chronic Lower Extremity Ischemia
  • 133. Lower Extremity Venous Insufficiency
  • 134. Arterial Aneurysms
  • 135. Peripheral Artery Aneurysms
  • 136. Visceral Aneurysms
  • 137. Renovascular Hypertension
  • 138. Cerebrovascular Disease
  • 139. Acute Mesenteric Ischemia
  • 140. The Diabetic Foot
  • 141. Chronic Venous Insufficiency
  • 142. Vascular Trauma
  • 143. The Lymphatic System
  • Part XIV. Endocrine System
  • 144. Thyroid and Parathyroid Anatomy
  • 145. Thyroid Physiology
  • 146. Hyperthyroidism
  • 147. Thyroid Nodules
  • 148. Thyroiditis
  • 149. Thyroid Malignancies
  • 150. Calcium Physiology
  • 151. Hyperparathyroidism
  • 152. Adrenal Physiology
  • 153. Cushing's Syndrome
  • 154. Hyperaldosteronism
  • 155. Pheochromocytoma
  • 156. Adrenal Incidentalomas
  • 157. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes
  • Part XV. Surgical Specialties
  • 158. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • 159. The Pregnant Patient
  • 160. Ovarian Tumors
  • 161. Renal Physiology
  • 162. Urologic Anatomy
  • 163. Urologic Malignancy
  • 164. Urologic Injuries
  • 165. Neurogenic Bladder
  • 166. The Pediatric Surgical Patient
  • 167. Pyloric Stenosis
  • 168. Pediatric Solid Tumors
  • 169. Pediatric Abdominal Wall Defects
  • 170. Intussusception
  • 171. Pediatric Hernias
  • 172. Surgery in the Elderly Patient
  • 173. Surgical Problems of the Pregnant Patient
  • Part XVI. Surgery Review Questions and Answers
  • 174. Surgery Review Questions
  • 175. Surgery Review Answers
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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