Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology

Editors: Athanasiou, Thanos, Debas, H., Darzi, Ara (Eds.)

  • Comprehensive textbook on key issues in surgical research and methodology
  • Valuable resource for surgeons at all levels embarking on an academic career
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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.

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From the reviews: “This is a multiauthored, comprehensive textbook on research methodology with examples of research applications in surgery. … Research fellows, faculty, mentors, and clinicians called on to evaluate surgical research are an appropriate audience for this work from North American and Western European authors. … a valuable tool for academic surgeons.” (David J. Dries, Doody’s Review Service, June, 2010)

Table of contents (74 chapters)

  • The Role of Surgical Research

    Aziz, Omer (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • Evidence-Based Surgery

    Ashrafian, Hutan (et al.)

    Pages 9-26

  • The Role of the Academic Surgeon in the Evaluation of Healthcare Assessment

    Greenhalgh, Roger M.

    Pages 27-32

  • Study Design, Statistical Inference and Literature Search in Surgical Research

    Skapinakis, Petros (et al.)

    Pages 33-53

  • Randomised Controlled Trials: What the Surgeon Needs to Know

    Flather, Marcus (et al.)

    Pages 55-66

Buy this book

eBook $299.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-540-71915-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $379.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-540-71914-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Online orders shipping within 2-3 days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology
Editors
  • Thanos Athanasiou
  • H. Debas
  • Ara Darzi
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-71915-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-71915-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-71914-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXI, 1019
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