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Pocket Guide to the Operating Room

Pocket Guide to the Operating Room - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0803612266

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ISBN13: 978-0803612266
ISBN10: 0803612265
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published: 2008
International: No
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Pocket Guide to the Operating Room - 3RD 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0803612266

Maxine A. Goldman

ISBN13: 978-0803612266
ISBN10: 0803612265
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published: 2008
International: No
Summary

Handy pocket guide to more than 400 surgical procedures. For each procedure you'll find: a definition and description, preparation of the patient, skin preparation, draping technique, equipment needed, instrumentation, supplies, and special notes. All aspects of patient care are addressed including psychological care of the patient in surgery, safety measures for the patient and the operative team, the written record of intra-, pre- and postoperative care, and the application of JCAHO Universal Protocols for correct identification of the patient including correct site and laterality.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Perioperative Considerations: Preoperative, Intraoperative, and Postoperative Care, Including Psychological Support of the Surgical Patient

    Perioperative Care of the Patient
    Protection of the Patient in Surgery/Patient Safety
    Safety Measures for Operating Room Personnel

Part 2: Anesthesia: General Information

    Anesthesia Modalities
    General Anesthesia
    Conduction Anesthesia

Part 3: Technological Adjuncts to Surgery

    Laser Technology
    Endoscopy: A Minimal Access Approach
    Robotics
    Microsurgery
    Harmonic Scalpel and Plasma Scalpel
    Argon Beam Coagulator
    Radiofrequency Ablation

Part 4: Surgical Procedures

    Integumentary and Minimally Invasive Surgery
    Breast Surgery
    Abdominal Extraintestinal Surgery
    Gastrointestinal Surgery
    Gynecologic and Obstetric Surgery
    Genitourinary Surgery
    Thoracic Surgery
    Vascular Surgery
    Cardiac Surgery
    Orthopedic Surgery
    Neurological Surgery
    Plastic Surgery
    Neck Surgery
    Otorhinolaryngological (ENT) Surgery
    Ophthalmic Surgery
    Dental Surgery
    Radiation Therapy/Radiotherapy Procedures
    Pediatric Surgery

Part 5: Instrument Trays

    General Surgery Instrument Trays
    Gynecologic and Obstetric Trays
    Genitourinary Trays
    Thoracic Instrument Trays
    Cardiovascular Procedures Instrument Trays
    Orthopedic Instrument Trays
    Neurosurgical Procedures Instrument Trays
    Plastic Surgery Instrument Trays
    Otorhinolaryngologic (ENT) Instrument Trays
    Ophthalmic Procedures Trays
    Dental Instrument Trays
    Pediatric Instrument Trays


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