General Surgery Risk Reduction

  • Brendon J. Coventry

Part of the Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences book series (SCRC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 1-22
  3. Brendon J. Coventry, Martin Bruening, Robert Whitfield, Jonathan Yong
    Pages 23-105
  4. Matthias Maiwald, Andreas F. Widmer, David Shaw, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 107-132
  5. Catherine Gibb, W. John Russell, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 133-173
  6. W. John Russell, Alan A. Aitkenhead, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 175-205
  7. Owen Roodenburg, Robert Young, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 207-227
  8. Michael J. Cousins, Johann Emmanuel, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 229-252
  9. William B. Runciman, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 253-272
  10. Matthew Thomas, Ian C. Phillips, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 273-287
  11. Michael Gorton, Mark Johns, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 289-304
  12. Guy J. Maddern, Prema Thavaneswaran, Brendon J. Coventry
    Pages 305-316
  13. Brendon J. Coventry, Clifford Hughes, Richenda Webb
    Pages 317-336
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 337-345

About this book


Written by internationally acclaimed specialists, General Surgery Risk Reduction expands on complications associated with surgery and how to reduce them, the availability of relevant information and the rapid advancements of surgical technology. Chapters provide pertinent and concise procedure descriptions creating a book that is both comprehensive and accessible. Stages of operative approaches with relevant technical considerations are outlined in an easily understandable manner. Complications are reviewed when appropriate for the organ system and problem. The text is illustrated throughout by line drawings and photographs that depict anatomic or technical principles.

Forming part of the series, Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences, this volume General Surgery Risk Reduction provides a valuable resource for all general surgeons and residents in training. Other healthcare providers will also find this a useful resource.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Brendon J. Coventry
    • 1
  1. 1.Discipline of SurgeryUniversity of Adelaide Royal Adelaide HospitalAdelaideAustralia

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