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By reading this piece, you are identifying yourself as a part of the vanguard in geriatric surgery. Textbooks of surgery and textbooks of geriatrics cover geriatric surgery very sparingly. You have chosen to tackle a textbook on geriatric surgery.




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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health SystemWhitestoneUSA

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