Home > Books > Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery
Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery
View PDF

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery

Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 4th
Authors/Editor: McLatchie, Greg; Borley, Neil; Chikwe, Joanne
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-199-69947-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 81
  • Description
  • Details
  • Also Recommended

This bestselling Oxford Handbook has been thoroughly revised for the new edition to include brand new chapters on Paediatric Orthopaedics and Common Surgical Procedures, as well as new presentations, illustrations, and new anatomy and emergency indexes to aid quick reference. It is an invaluable tool for junior surgical trainees, medical students, nursing, paramedical, and rehabilitation staff.

The handbook covers the assessment and preparation of the patient, anaesthesia and critical care, inflammation, wound healing and infection, and the key components of general surgical practice, as well as chapters on other surgical specialties, including plastic, paediatric, and orthopaedic surgery.

There are step-by-step descriptions of common operative surgical techniques, practical hints and procedures, and information on signs, symptoms and rarities. Emergency presentations are clearly identified for rapid reference and investigations and management plans are set out in a clear and easy-to-follow way. Surgically relevant anatomy and physiology has been expanded for each area, quick reference symbols ensure the reader is guided to key facts, and there is an increased focus on evidence-based practice with key references throughout.

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: McLatchie, Greg; Borley, Neil; Chikwe, Joanne
  • ISBN: 978-0-199-69947-6
  • Specialty:
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Perioperative
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 4th
  • Pages: 832
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2013
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 81

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
CAB Abstracts The most comprehensive database for applied life sciences, CAB Abstracts gives researchers instant access to over 8.4 million records, with over 360,000 abstracts added each year.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
JOTM
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology Helps practicing neurologists to improve patient care, stay abreast of advances in neurology, and develop lifelong, self-directed learning and critical thinking skills.
JOTM
Journal of Healthcare Management Offers timely articles that inform and guide executives, managers, educators, and researchers. It contains regular columns by experts and practitioners on trending topics.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2019
A practical, highly organized resource for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, emergency medicine, nursing, and pediatrics. Provides rapid access to guidance on diagnosis, treatment, medications, follow-up, and associated factors for more than 540 diseases and conditions.

Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice
This new edition of one of the premier references for geriatric nurses in hospital, long-term, and community settings delivers current guidelines, real-life case studies, and evidence-based protocols developed by master educators and practitioners.