Prof Ijaz Ahsan’s textbook of Surgery launched


Prof Ijaz Ahsan’s textbook
of Surgery launched

LAHORE: The launching ceremony of The Textbook of Surgery (3rd Edition), by eminent surgeon and former Principal of King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Prof Ijaz Ahsan, was held here at the University of Health Sciences (UHS), on March 22, 2015.

Prof Junaid Khan, UHS Pro-Vice Chancellor University of Health Sciences was the chief guest on the occasion. Principal, Lahore Medical and Dental College, Prof. Abdul Majeed Chaudhry and CEO, Paramount Books, Iqbal S Muhammad also spoke on the occasion. The meeting was largely attended by surgeons and academicians.


Prof. Ijaz Ahsan’s Text Book of Surgery was formally launched at UHS recently.
Sitting on the dais during the function from (L to R) are Chief Executive of Paramount
Prof. Junaid Sarfraz Khan Pro VC UHS (Chief Guest) Prof. Ijaz Ahsan and
Prof. Abdul Majeed Chaudhry Principal LMDC.

The book, which has been published by Paramount Books Pvt. Ltd., is an introduction of surgery for undergraduate medical students and physicians. This text covers the general principles of surgical practice. Designed as an entry point into the broad field of surgery, it provides an overall perspective of all the major organ systems, while updating readers with the latest imaging methods and biochemical investigations. Full colour figures accompany the cases discussed and photo quizzes check knowledge on specialist subjects. With unusual and intriguing illustrations, this book can be read easily, providing a fascinating introduction for the young student entering the surgical world.(PR)