This book includes an evidence-based, point-of-care information on 1000 diseases and disorders most often treated by surgeons. It offers an expansive coverage of general surgery and all subspecialties you need to be versed in, including otolaryngology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, gynecology, orthopedics, urology, and pediatrics. It is intuitively organized to help you find answers quickly and easily. It provides more than 600 photographs and illustrations. It also includes detailed treatment algorithms. New! It provides chapter-ending multiple-choice questions. It is an outstanding review for the USMLE and shelf exams Updated throughout with the latest research and discoveries. Lange, "All medical libraries should acquire this book, which is an outstanding text for medical students." (4-star Doody's review of a previous edition). It is essential for students, residents, practitioners, and surgeons. This is the best introductory text to the field of surgery.