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From presentation to procedures to long-term outcomes, the Pediatric Surgery NaT resource keeps the current general surgical care of children at your fingertips.

Designed for both practicing and in-training pediatric surgeons, the Pediatric Surgery NaT is updated quarterly so you will know what strategies, techniques and procedures are being used right now. It is written for pediatric surgeons by pediatric surgeons and contains learning objectives, images, videos and links to MOC CME and the medical literature. To take advantage of the MOC CME, you also need to be subscribed to ExPERT.


  • Organized by clinical modules and learning objectives
  • High-resolution images and videos
  • Perform advanced searches of the medical literature
  • Links to relevant PubMed articles
  • Submit feedback, commentary and interesting cases
  • Robust, cross-platform integration when subscribed to ExPERT
  • Integrated with the American Board of Surgery SCORE curriculum

Try it Now

Take a tour of the Pediatric Surgery NaT and discover the depth of detail and ease of use. Follow this link where you can try out the following topics:


  • Abdominal Pain
  • Extracorporeal Life Support
  • Wilms Tumor
  • Posterior Sagittal Anorectoplasty
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Subscribe Now

Subscribe now! Get the Pediatric Surgery NaT, download it to your mobile device or tablet and provide better patient care with fast access anytime, anywhere. For help subscribing and accessing the Pediatric Surgery NaT, follow these step-by-step directions.

APSA members receive a discount when purchasing the bundled option of Pediatric Surgery NaT and APSA’s ExPERT CME platform subscriptions. To take advantage of cross-platform integration and MOC CME offered through the Pediatric Surgery NaT, you will also need to be subscribed to ExPERT.

Discounted pricing is available to medical professionals who live in lower- and middle-income countries. Discounts will be deducted during checkout.

To make a gift of a Pediatric Surgery NaT subscription, please contact APSA Headquarters.
Pediatric Surgery NaT ExPERT   Pediatric Surgery NaT + ExPERT
APSA Members $200 $200 $300
Candidate and Resident Members $100 $100 $150
Fellow and Resident Non-members $100 $100 n/a
Non-members $200 $245 n/a

Pediatric Surgery NaT subscriptions purchased prior to October 1 expire December 31. Subscriptions purchased October 1 or later expire December 31 of the following calendar year.

Institutional Subscriptions

Institutional subscriptions to the Pediatric Surgery NaT are available. For details including pricing, contact Unbound Medicine, +1-800-230-2423 ext. 2.

What does “NaT” stand for?

From the beginning, one of the main goals of the Pediatric Surgery NaT has been to take a step beyond textbooks, beyond e-textbooks. The project was nicknamed “APSA (Not a) Textbook,” which then was shortened to NaT.