Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology

  • Thanos Athanasiou
  • Haile Debas
  • Ara Darzi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxi
  2. Omer Aziz, John G. Hunter
    Pages 1-8
  3. Hutan Ashrafian, Nick Sevdalis, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 9-26
  4. Marcus Flather, Belinda Lees, John Pepper
    Pages 55-66
  5. Hutan Ashrafian, Erik Mayer, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 67-73
  6. Hutan Ashrafian, Simon Rowland, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 75-81
  7. Catherine M. Jones, Lord Ara Darzi, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 83-98
  8. Adam Dubrowski, Heather Carnahan, Richard Reznick
    Pages 99-114
  9. Erik Mayer, Andre Chow, Lord Ara Darzi, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 151-164
  10. Andre Chow, Erik Mayer, Lord Ara Darzi, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 165-173
  11. Erik Mayer, Julian Flowers
    Pages 175-193
  12. Erik Mayer, Lord Ara Darzi, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 195-206
  13. James Kinross, Lord Ara Darzi
    Pages 207-228
  14. Hutan Ashrafian, Kamran Ahmed, Thanos Athanasiou
    Pages 229-235
  15. Amy G. Lehman, Peter Angelos
    Pages 237-242

About this book


Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology represents a comprehensive reference text accessible to the surgeon embarking on an academic career. Key themes emphasize and summarize the text. Four key elements are covered, i.e. Surgical Research, Research Methodology, Practical Problems and Solutions on Research as well as Recent Developments and Future Prospects in Surgical Research and Practice.


Competency Evidnece systhesis Surgery Translational Research cancer colorectal cancer general surgery health healthcare imaging methodology neurosurgery prevention quality of life vascular surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Thanos Athanasiou
    • 1
  • Haile Debas
    • 2
  • Ara Darzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Biosurgery & Surgical TechnologyImperial College London St. Mary's Hospital LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.UCSF Global Health SciencesSan Francisco LUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-71914-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-71915-1
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