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Trauma Manual, The: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
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Trauma Manual, The: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 4th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Peitzman, Andrew B.; Schwab, C. William; Yealy, Donald M.; Rhodes, Michael; Fabian, Timothy C.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-451-11679-3
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 80
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.8 (Trauma Surgery)
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No member of the emergency room or trauma ward physician should be without!

Designed to be used as a quick reference, this multidisciplinary pocket guide addresses all areas of trauma and emergency surgery with a list of key points at the end of each chapter.

In addition to a new section on the intensive care unit and an extended section on surgical emergencies, this manual also covers GI hemorrhage, hernias, bowel obstruction, pancreatitis, biliary tract disease, and other surgical challenges faced by trauma and emergency surgery personnel.


NEW TO THIS EDITION:

• Additional section on the intensive care unit

• Extended section on surgical emergencies

• 5 new chapters covering:

- Acute respiratory failure

- Cardiovascular disease and monitoring

- Multiple organ dysfunction

- Soft tissue infections

- The role of laparoscopy in emergency surgery

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Peitzman, Andrew B.; Schwab, C. William; Yealy, Donald M.; Rhodes, Michael; Fabian, Timothy C.
  • ISBN: 978-1-451-11679-3
  • Specialty:
    Emergency Medical Technology
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Residents
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 4th Ed.
  • Pages: 824
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2012
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 80
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.8 (Trauma Surgery)

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