Linked to one of the most respected texts in surgery, this is the review of choice for all surgeons and residents taking the ABSITE and Surgery Board Exam
Trust your ABSITE and board preparation to the only review based on the field's cornerstone text: "Schwartz's Principles of Surgery, 9e"
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“It will be particularly helpful to those in general surgery training programs, to general surgeons facing their board exams or recertification exams, and to all those subspecialty trained surgeons who must first qualify in general surgery and maintain their certification....This is a really high-quality review book.”—"Doody's Review Service“
Featuring chapters that correspond directly to the classic ”Schwartz's Principles of Surgery, 9e,“ this powerful review delivers more than 1,100 questions that are likely to appear on the American Board of Surgery in-training exam and the surgery board exam.
Developed by some of the top minds in modern surgery, these board-style questions provide the most current, authoritative perspectives on surgical practice. Each question is accompanied by answers and comprehension-building rationales, ensuring a complete understanding of the material. Featuring more tables and figures than any previous edition, ”Schwartz's Principles of Surgery ABSITE and Board Review“ is truly the ultimate resource for certification and recertification exam review.
Chapters keyed to ”Schwartz's Principles of Surgery, 9e" so you know you're studying only relevant, applicable material from the most authoritative source possible 1100+ board-style questions with answers and rationales Questions in each chapter are divided into Basic Science and Clinical categories to facilitate studying for the two-part ABSITE Two new chapters: Molecular Biology and Ethics, Palliative Care, and Care at the End of Life
Editor F. Charles Brunicardi
, MD, FACS, DeBakey/Bard Professor and Chairman, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX Associate Editors: Mary L. Brandt, MD, FACS Professor and Vice Chair, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX Dana K. Andersen, MD, FACS Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Surgery Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Surgeon-in-Chief Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Baltimore, MD Timothy R. Billiar, MD, FACS George Vance Foster Professor and Chairman of Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA David L. Dunn, MD, PhD, FACS Vice President for Health Sciences State University of New York Buffalo, NY John G. Hunter, MD, FACS, Mackenzie Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery Oregon Health & Science University Portland, OR Jeffrey B. Matthews, MD, FACS Dallas B. Phemister Professor and Chairman Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Chicago, IL Raphael E. Pollock, MD, PhD, FACS, Head, Division of Surgery, Professor and Chairman Department of Surgical Oncology, Senator A.M. Aiken, Jr. Distinguished Chair, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX