Tips and Tricks in Endocrine Surgery
This book provides a concise summary across all aspects of endocrine surgery, covering the major endocrine organs and discussing aspects of surgical care. It comprises five sections covering the major endocrine organs/systems, each with a specialist section editor. Within each section there are a number of brief (2-3 page) chapters, written in a combination of prose and bullet points, a format that is conducive to both detailed reading and quicker, “dipping in”, review. Each chapter contains a “Pearls and Pitfalls” summary box. The text takes into account the latest evidence and current expert opinion from an internationally renowned list of authors.
This book summarises for quick reference all need-to-know aspects of endocrine surgery proceduresEach chapter focuses on one endocrine disorder and briefly covers definition, incidence, presentation, investigations, medical management, indications for surgery, tips for surgery, complications and outcomesEach chapter includes a ‘pearls and pitfalls’ box, providing extra tips for the trainee surgeon