ESSENTIAL NOTES IN GENERAL SURGERY
About the Book
Essential Notes in General Surgery is a summary of years of work, after reading several text books, articles, attending the conferences, hospital daily rounds, and many review courses. It is précis, digested, updated and provides essential knowledge that will help you pass the board exams, especially the American, Canadian, and Saudi board exams.
This book was designed to be sufficiently used by medical students, general surgery residents and senior general surgeon.
The book contains basic knowledge of the anatomy, physiology, pathology as well as history, physical examination, investigation, detailed management, operative intervention, and follow-up of each disease.
The material is divided into three main sections:
• Basic surgical principles
Fluids, hemostasis, shock, surgical infection, trauma, wound healing, and critical care
• General surgery
Upper GIT, Colorectal, Hepatobiliary, and Endocrine surgery
Pediatric, Vascular, bariatric and Thoracic surgery.
About the Author
Mohammed Othman Almaimani, MD is a general surgeon and pediatric surgery fellow. Dr. Almaimani was born in Beverley, England, and grew up in Saudi Arabia. He completed his undergraduate studies at October 6th university, Cairo, graduated with a bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery 2011. He is a Saudi board certified in general surgery since 2018. Currently, he is enrolled in pediatric surgery fellowship at KFSHRC Jeddah.