Why use Bailey & Love?

Undergraduates use Bailey and Love because it is such a comprehensive textbook - you can be sure that anything you need to prepare for a special study topic will be covered.

  • The book’s reputation for clarity of expression, emphasis on clinical evaluation, and unambiguous advice on surgical procedures make it ideal for student use.
  • The inclusion of unique features, e.g. biographical footnotes, memorable anecdotes, and classic photographs make Bailey & Love a fascinating read, aiding understanding and retention of information.

Postgraduates use Bailey and Love because it has always been structured around the curricula of the postgraduate examinations of the British Royal Colleges of Surgery – you can be sure therefore that the vast majority of what you need to know to pass these examinations will be covered here.

  • The book’s emphasis is on soundly based surgical practice that has a proven (evidence-based) background.
  • The majority of our authors are surgical tutors and examiners familiar with the requirements of trainee surgeons and the examination system they face.
  • The inclusion of unique features make Bailey & Love a fascinating read, aiding understanding and retention of information.

Practising Surgeons use Bailey and Love because it provides a modern, one-stop-text covering the entire gamut of surgical practice. Whatever your specialty, you will need a comprehensive textbook of surgery for reference: Bailey & Love is the best there is.

  • The book’s strengths include its reputation for clarity of expression, emphasis on clinical evaluation, and unambiguous advice on surgical procedures.
  • The emphasis throughout is on soundly based surgical practice that has a proven (evidence-based) background.
  • Bailey & Love keeps you in touch with modern surgery.


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