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A detailed monograph on metabolism, nutrition, and other physiological topics pertinent to preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care, with particular attention to complications and special therapeutic problems. The text is organized by body systems; the last chapter is given to a short discussion of emotional factors in surgery. Although the orientation is to surgical problems, much of this monograph is applicable to the same or similar problems in internal medicine. Useful bibliographic references; subject index includes citation of references.
Supportive Care of the Surgical Patient.. Ann Intern Med. 1973;78:631. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-78-4-631_6
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1973;78(4):631.
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