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LIBRARY GUIDE TO MDM 9514 - Surgery Clerkship

Introduction to Guide
This guide pulls together some of the major resources in general surgery. It includes links to the online recommended textbooks for the clerkship as well as to other books, journals, databases and media for self-directed learning. It's designed to help you "study for your patients."
Recommended Textbooks (From the Syllabus)
Blackbourne. Surgical Recall. 7th ed. 2015. [LWW Health Library]

Brunicardi. Schwartz's Principles of Surgery. 10th ed. 2015 [AccessMedicine]

Harken. Abernathy's Surgical Secrets. 6th ed. 2009 [ClinicalKey]

Klingensmith. Washington Manual of Surgery. 7th ed. 2016 [OvidSP]

Townsend. Sabiston Textbook of Surgery. 20th ed. 2017 [ClinicalKey]
Surgical Atlases
Chung. Atlas of Pediatric Surgical Techniques. 2010 [ClinicalKey]

Ellison. Zollinger's Atlas of Surgical Operations. 10th ed. 2016 [AccessSurgery]

Fleshman. Atlas of Surgical Techniques for Colon, Rectum and Anus. 2013 [ClinicalKey]

Rosen. Atlas of Abdominal Wall Reconstruction. 2012  [ClinicalKey]

Skandalakis. Skandalakis' Surgical Anatomy. 2004 [AccessSurgery]

Townsend. Atlas of General Surgical Techniques. 2010 [ClinicalKey]

Vernon. Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques. 2012 [ClinicalKey]

Go to the AFCP course guide for general anatomy resources.

Review & Study Materials
Karp. Blueprints: Surgery. 5th ed. 2008 [LWW Health Library]

Toy. Case Files Surgery. 5th ed. 2016 [AccessMedicine Case Files]

Zaslau. Shelf-Life Surgery. 2015. [LWW Health Library]

Zaslau. Step-Up to Surgery. 2nd ed. 2014 [LWW Health Library]

More eBooks
Cameron. Current Surgical Therapy. 11th ed. 2014 [ClinicalKey]

Doherty. Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Surgery. 14th ed. 2015 [AccessSurgery]

Lawrence. Essentials of General Surgery. 5th ed. 2013. [LWW Health Library]

Minter. Current Procedures: Surgery. 2010 [AccessSurgery]

Quick. Essential Surgery: Problems, Diagnosis and Managment. 5th ed. 2014 [ClinicalKey]

Library Contact
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New eBook

Procedures Consult - Videos with detailed instructions of common medical and surgical procedures. Part of the ClincalKey database.
This is a collection of 21 full-text surgical specialty and sub-specialty textbooks and atlases from McGraw-Hill, including Schwartz's Principles of Surgery and Zollinger's Atlas of Surgical Operations. AccessSurgery also includes images, videos, patient education handouts, drug information and self-assessment tools.
LWW Health Library - Clerkship
Collection of key texts and review books in each of the core clerkship rotations - Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Surgery. Also contains reveiw materials for USMLE Step 2 and 3. Search a specific book, within a clerkship collection, or across the entire database.
Medical and surgical content from Elsevier, including more than 900 books, 500 journals, thousands of videos and millions of images. To access the PDF, please log in or register for a free account with your institutional subscription. To see a list of just the books on surgery, click here.

Drug Information
Clinical Pharmacology
A comprehensive drug database used by over 2,000 hospitals, Clinical Pharmacology contains up-to-date, detailed information on thousands of drugs. Its advanced features allows you to run reports on interactions, search by indication and contraindication, check IV compatibility, and print patient infomation materials.
Micromedex is a collection of databases containing full-text information on drugs, toxicology, and diseases. The drug information is detailed, referenced, and includes drug comparisons and identification, thereapuetic class searching, and dosing. Micromedex also includes an extensive patient education component.


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