Surgery On Call, Fourth Edition: Edition 4

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The ON CALL Series
*Concise and portable for “on-the-spot” treatment advice
*Comprehensive overview of the initial evaluation and treatment
*Features the most frequently encountered problems in a specialty
*Includes laboratory and diagnostic tests, procedures, and commonly used medications
*Perfect for residents and students on the wards

Over 80 of the most common internal medicine problems. Thoroughly revised to reflect current practices and treatment options.

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About the author

Alan T. Lefor, MD, MPH, FACS
Director, Division of Surgical Oncology
Director, Surgical Education and Academic Affairs
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

Leonard G. Gomella, MD, FACS
Chairman, Department of Urology
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
1015 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107-5083

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McGraw Hill Professional
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Sep 13, 2005
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Medical / Urology
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