A Patient's Guide to Surgery
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A Patient's Guide to Surgery

Edward L. Bradley III, M.D., and the Editors of Consumer Reports Books

208 pages | 6 x 9 | 22 illus.
Cloth 1994 | ISBN 9780812232806 | $26.50s | Outside the Americas £19.99
Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors

In a Patient's Guide to Surgery, Dr. Edward L. Bradley III explains all you need to know to prepare yourself for the surgical experience. This book describes how you can actively participate in the decision-making process and, as a result, improve your chances for successful surgery and recovery.

A Patient's Guide to Surgery also lists specific questions you should consider when evaluating a doctor, a hospital, or a prepaid health plan.

An internationally recognized expert in pancreatic surgery, Edward L. Bradley is the Education Director for Surgery at Florida State University College of Medicine. He has held professional and academic appointments at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, and the State University of New York at Buffalo.

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