Department of Surgery

Faculty Books

Our faculty publish and edit frequently, including in these recent academic and clinical surgery textbooks.


Schwartz's Principles of Surgery (11th ed.)

Brunicardi FC, Andersen DK, Billiar TR, Dunn DL, Hunter JG, Kao L, Matthews JB, Pollock RE. McGraw-Hill Professional, 2019.

The latest edition of the #1 text for surgical practice and education. For half-a-century, no other text has provided such a solid grounding in basic science, anatomy, operative techniques, and more recently, professional development and leadership training. This landmark reference offers distinctly modern and all-encompassing coverage of every important topic in general surgery. Read more

Diagnostic and Interventional Ultrasound in Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery

Scholz S, Jarboe MD. (eds.). Springer; Copyright 2016.

This book presents a comprehensive, state-of the-art guide and review of ultrasound applications for children and infants with surgical problems. Read more

Breast Disease: Diagnosis and Pathology

Aydiner A, İgci A, Soran A (eds.). Springer; 1st ed. 2016 edition (November 7, 2015).

This first of two volumes provides and in-depth account of breast disease characteristics, imaging and diagnosis. Read more

Breast Disease: Management and Therapies

Aydiner A, İgci A, Soran A (eds.). Springer; 1st ed. Copyright 2016.

This second volume of the handbook on breast disease provides a comprehensive overview of its clinical management and current therapies. Read more

ACS Multimedia Atlas of Surgery: Liver Surgery Volume

Asbun HJ, Geller DA (eds). Ciné-Med, 2014.

A comprehensive atlas style text, this volume includes 41 chapters presenting hepatobiliary repair techniques using open and laparoscopic methods. Read more

Living Donor Advocacy

Steel J, (Ed). Springer, 2014.

A comprehensive overview of live organ donations and its risks, challenges and future directions. Read more

Translational Systems Biology: Concepts and Practice for the Future of Biomedical Research

Vodovotz Y, An G. Academic Press, 2014.

Are we satisfied with the rate of drug development? Are we happy with the drugs that come to market? Are we getting our money’s worth in spending for basic biomedical research? In Translational Systems Biology, Drs. Yoram Vodovotz and Gary An address these questions by providing a foundational description the barriers facing biomedical research today and the immediate future, and how these barriers could be overcome. Read more

Psychological Aspects of Cancer

Carr BI, Steel J, (Eds). Springer, 2013.

Fills a need for a professional evidence-based resource on the impact of cancer on patient's psychological state. Read more

Immunotherapy in Transplantation: Principles and Practice

Kaplan B, Burkart G, Lakkis FG (eds). Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

This comprehensive reference source will benefit all transplant specialists working with pharmacologic and biologic agents that modulate the immune system. Read more

Methods in Bioengineering - Cell Transplantation

Soto-Gutierrez A, Navarro-Alvarez N, Fox IJ (Eds). Artech House, 2011.

This practical book is part of the new Artech House Methods in Bioengineering series – volumes designed to offer detailed guidance on authoritative methods for addressing specific bioengineering challenges. Read more

Surgical Oncology: Fundamentals, Evidence-Based Approaches and New Technology

Bartlett DL (ed). Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi, 2011.

This outstanding book has been authored by the world renowned experts in surgical oncology, practicing in a rising center of excellence in the field. Read more