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Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS)
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SRGS Breast Diseases Single Issue
Single IssueACS MemberNon-Member
Individual$115$165

The Breast Diseases issue of Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS) reviews surgical diseases of the breast. Detailed discussions of problems frequently encountered in surgical practice include breast neoplasia, breast infections, nipple discharge, and breast pain.

Topic List

  • Selected Aspects of Breast Physiology
  • Diagnosing Breast Disease
  • Benign Breast Disorders
  • Breast Cancer

This issue includes a self-assessment test that offers the opportunity to earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

SRGS Colon, Rectum, and Anus, Part I Single Issue
Single IssueACS MemberNon-Member
Individual$115$165

This issue of Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS) begins a three-part series. This issue reviews bowel preparation for reducing the risk of infectious complications after elective colon resection, diseases of the appendix, diverticular disease, colon obstruction, hemorrhoid disease, and perirectal infection (with an emphasis on anal fistulas and fissures).

The goal of this issue is to provide evidence-based updates on the most common abdominal operations performed by general surgeons, diagnostic process refinements, and the health burden imposed by disease complications.

Topic List

  • Bowel Preparation for Elective Colon Procedures
  • Surgery of the Appendix
  • Diverticular Disease of the Colon
  • Colon Obstruction and Volvulus
  • Rectal Prolapse and Fecal Incontinence
  • Hemorrhoid Disease
  • Perirectal Infection, Anal Fistula, and Anal Fissure
  • Pilonidal Disease

 

This issue includes a self-assessment test that offers the opportunity to earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

SRGS Colon, Rectum, and Anus, Part II Single Issue
Single IssueACS MemberNon-Member
Individual$115$165

The Colon, Rectum, and Anus, Part II issue of Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS) is the second of a three-part series. It specifically addresses neoplastic diseases of this region, refinements in surgical techniques, and the use of effective adjuvant and neoadjuvant chemotherapy to help reduce mortality rates.

The goal of this issue is to help improve surgeons' understanding of the malignant potential of colorectal adenomas, and the implementation of programs for cancer prevention through early detection (such as fecal blood analysis) and the removal of premalignant lesions. This issue will also provide guidance for diagnosing and operatively managing colon, rectal, and anal cancer, and it will help surgeons better manage complicated presentations of colon cancer as well as understand the differences in managing cancer, rectal cancer, and anal cancer.

Topic List

  • The Genetic and Molecular Biology of Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Risk Factors
  • Prevention of Colon Cancer
  • Screening for Cancer Prevention and Early Diagnosis
  • Familial or Genetically Determined Colorectal Neoplasia
  • Diagnosis and Staging of Colon Cancer
  • Operative Management of Colon Cancer
  • Management of Complicated Colon Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer

 

This issue includes a self-assessment test that offers the opportunity to earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

SRGS Colon, Rectum, and Anus, Part III Single Issue
Single IssueACS MemberNon-Member
Individual$115$165

The Colon, Rectum, and Anus, Part III issue of Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS) is the third of a three-part series. This review will open with Hirschsprung disease and will then continue the discussion on inflammatory diseases involving the colon that was begun in Part II of the Colon, Rectum, and Anus series. Two additional diseases that are diagnosed with increasing frequency will be explored: Clostridium difficile colitis and ischemic colitis.

The goal of this issue is to teach surgeons new surgical treatment pathways for Hirschsprung disease and to help prevent the significant disabilities and improve quality of life through an enhanced understanding of the epidemiology, biology, clinical aspects, and treatment guidelines associated with inflammatory colon diseases.

Topic List

  • Hirschsprung Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Involving the Colon
  • Clostridium Difficile Colitis
  • Ischemic Colitis

This issue includes a self-assessment test that offers the opportunity to earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

SRGS Ethics, Patient Safety & the Business of Medicine Single Issue
Single IssueACS MemberNon-Member
Individual$115$165

The Ethics, Patient Safety, and the Business of Medicine issue of Selected eadings in General Surgery (SRGS) reviews recent literature on topics that are important to surgeons, including the increase of certain health care trends like patient's personal freedom and autonomy and increased patient involvement in seeking, consenting to, and even refusing surgical care.

The goal of this issue is to help surgeons become more familiar with the fundamentals of ethical surgical practices in light of these new health care trends. Additionally, this issue aims to help surgeons learn new ways of controlling heart care costs and to better formulate strategies to create successful and sustainable health care institutions.

Topic List

  • Surgical Ethics
  • Patient Safety in Surgical Practice
  • The Business of Medicine

 

This issue includes a self-assessment test that offers the opportunity to earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

SRGS Geriatrics & Palliative Care Single Issue
Single IssueACS MemberNon-Member
Individual$115$165

The Geriatrics and Palliative Care issue of Selected Readings in General Surgery (SRGS) discusses articles relevant to the care of geriatric patients who require surgical interventions as well as features of palliative care that surgeons can use for optimum control of symptoms and quality of life for patients with diseases that cannot be cured.

The goal of this issue is to help surgeons understand methods of evaluating when surgical management is necessary in elderly patients, how to quantify and manage surgical risk (particularly with regards to chronic conditions that may influence operative risk), how to determine when palliative care is indicated, how to effectively communicate available surgical and palliative options to patients, the patient's family, and surrogate caregivers, and how to embrace a team approach to palliative care.

Topic List

  • Clinical Assessment of the Geriatric Patient
  • Surgical Outcomes in Geriatric Patients
  • Perioperative Management of Geriatric Patients
  • Education and Training in Geriatric Care
  • Injury Management in Geriatric Patients
  • Palliative Care for Surgical Patients

This issue includes a self-assessment test that offers the opportunity to earn up to 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

SRGS Institutional Online Practicing Surgeon Plus Print
SRGS Institutional Online PracticingSurgeon Plus Print (without online reprints)
Institution$1,115

SRGS Institutional Online Practicing Surgeon
SRGS Institutional Online PracticingSurgeon (without article reprints)
Institution$715

SRGS Institutional Online Premium
SRGS Institutional Online Premium(with article reprints)
Institution$840

SRGS Institutional Online Premium Plus Print
SRGS Institutional Online PremiumPlus Print (with online reprints)
Institution$1,240

SRGS Online Practicing Surgeon
SRGS Online Practicing Surgeon 
ACS Members
Non-Member
(without article reprints, includes CME program) 
$355
$415


 

SRGS Online Practicing Surgeon Plus Print
SRGS Online Practicing Surgeon Plus Print 
ACS Members
Non-Member
(without article reprints, includes CME program) 
$525
$625


 

SRGS Online Premium
SRGS Online Premium 
ACS Members
Non-Member
(with article reprints, includes CME program) 
$425
$505

 

SRGS Online Premium 30-Day Free TrialUntitled Document

Preview the current issue of SRGS Online Premium with a free 30-day trial subscription. CME credit can not be earned with a trial subscription.
Free

SRGS Online Premium Plus Print
SRGS Online Premium Plus Print 
ACS Members
Non-Member
(with article reprints, includes CME program) 
$595
$710


 

SRGS Resident 30-Day Free Trial

Preview the current issue of SRGS Online Resident with a free 30-day trial subscription. CME credit can not be earned with a Resident subscription.
Free

SRGS Print with CME
SRGS Print Edition with CME                                                      ACS Member           Non-Member
U.S./CANINTLU.S./CANINTL
Individual$490$615$570$680

 

This product includes a CME program that can be used to earn 80 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per subscription year or 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per issue.

SRGS Print without CME
SRGS Print Edition without CME                                                    ACS Member          Non-Member
                                              U.S./CANINTLU.S./CANINTL
Individual$380$505$460$570
Resident$300$430*$375*$485

* This subscription type cannot be ordered online. Non-ACS resident members must submit proof of residency from program administrator with an order form. 


SRGS Institutional Print
SRGS Institutional Print                                                                    U.S./CANINTL
Institution$865$965

SRGS Back Issues - Print

Three years worth of back issues are available for purchase, based on availability. Contact srgs@facs.org to place an order. CME credit is not available with the purchase of back issues.

Price:
SRGS Current Subscriber: $50
SRGS Nonsubscriber: $85


Back issues cannot be ordered online, please download an order form

SRGS Rural Surgery Single Issue

SRGS Rural Surgery Single Issue                                                    ACS Member                      Non-Member
Individual$115$165

Due to recent declarations from health leaders around the globe, including the World Health Organization, there will be an increased emphasis on providing quality surgical care in austere and underserved regions. This special issue of Selected Readings in General Surgery will explore key rural surgery issues to help gain an enhanced perspective on the current status of high-quality health care access in rural regions, including the health risks faced by rural-area residents, data on health outcomes for rural patients, important aspects of maintaining a thriving rural surgeon workforce, rural surgeon training models, and important differences in the volume and variety of clinical problems experienced by rural vs. urban surgeons.

Rural Surgery Single Issue Topic List

  • Rural Surgery – Global Perspectives
  • Important Characteristics of Contemporary Rural Surgery
  • Rural Surgery & Health Systems Issues
  • Rural Surgeon Recruitment & Retention
  • Training for Rural Surgery Practice
  • Clinical Challenges in Rural Surgery

The issue includes self-assessment test that, upon completion, can earn the participant 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

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