Medical Management of the Surgical Patient E Book

Medical Management of the Surgical Patient E Book
Author: Geno J. Merli,Howard H. Weitz
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 864
Release: 2008-04-08
ISBN: 1437710581
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Management of the Surgical Patient E Book Book Excerpt:

This practical handbook delivers complete, to-the-point, evidence-based guidance on the preoperative, perioperative, and post-operative medical care of surgical patients. Each chapter focuses on a particular area of clinical concern, with concise presentations of pathophysiology, assessment and management options, the latest drug treatment information, and essential information on risk stratification and quality improvement. The result is an invaluable source on the management of surgical patients with co-existing medical problems that may be affected by surgery, as well as how to approach medical complications that may occur during or following surgical procedures. Comprehensive discussions at the beginning of each chapter emphasize consultation in surgical patient management. A concise, bulleted format lets you absorb key information at a glance. Extensively updated chapters. Easy-to-read tables present key information on each disorder, including classification, causes, risk factors and indexes, drug treatment information, mortality rates, laboratory findings, and postoperative complications. Recommendations accompanied by an assessment of the quality of supportive evidence, including randomized controlled trials, population based reviews, and consensus guidelines. A topical index takes you immediately to the answers you need. A new, smaller design makes the book easy to carry with you anywhere.

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient
Author: Michael I. Lewis,Robert J. McKenna
Publsiher: Saunders
Total Pages: 556
Release: 2010
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient Book Excerpt:

As an Expert Consult title it includes convenient online access to the complete contents of the book, fully searchable, along with video clips of thoracic procedures, patient information sheets, all of the images downloadable for your personal use, and references linked to Medline at www.expertconsult.com. Includes access to a companion website at expertconsult.com where you can search the complete contents of the book, watch video clips of thoracic procedures, print out patient information sheets, download all of the images, and review references linked to Medline ... providing you with a powerful resource for convenient consultation anytime, anywhere. Features 1real world'illustrative cases presented in a brief, bulleted format that facilitates easy access to and retention of the material. Examines every aspect of diagnosis and management for pre-, peri-, and postoperative care for an all-encompassing reference to respond to unique surgical problems.

Medical Management of the Surgical Patient

Medical Management of the Surgical Patient
Author: Michael F. Lubin,Henry Kenneth Walker,Robert B. Smith
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 923
Release: 1982
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Diseases
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Medical Management of the Surgical Patient

Medical Management of the Surgical Patient
Author: F. G. Smiddy
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 280
Release: 1976-01-01
ISBN: 9780815178002
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Practical Guide to the Care of the Surgical Patient E Book

Practical Guide to the Care of the Surgical Patient E Book
Author: Tom C. Nguyen,Oscar J. Abilez
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2009-05-14
ISBN: 0323078559
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Practical Guide to the Care of the Surgical Patient E Book Book Excerpt:

If you need a practical, portable resource to get you through the day-to-day management of surgical patients, this new title in the Practical Guide series is the answer! Written by residents with practice-proven guidance and input from attending surgeons, this “Pocket Scalpel zeroes in on the differential diagnoses, clinical findings, lab values, and treatment guidelines you need...all in an intuitive and user-friendly format that fits comfortably in your scrubs or white coat pocket. Offers current clinical information on all facets of surgical patient management—from bedside procedures and operation guidelines to the latest drug therapies and lab tests—to promote effective, state-of-the-art care. Provides diagrams, algorithms, comparative tables, lists, key images—and more—to facilitate quick and rapid review of high-yield information. Features a chapter of “Skeletons that provides convenient access to guidance on commonly used patient care management protocols—from admit and transfer orders, history and physical examination, and procedures...to intensive care unit progress and discharge summaries. Includes a section on pharmacotherapy for addressing specific antimicrobial conditions, enabling you to choose the most effective treatment options. Covers medical terms in Spanish, equipping you to handle an increasingly diverse patient population. Uses a convenient spiral binding so the book lays flat for easy reference and at-a-glance searching.

Perioperative Medicine

Perioperative Medicine
Author: Amir K. Jaffer,Paul Grant
Publsiher: Wiley-Blackwell
Total Pages: 600
Release: 2012-08-28
ISBN: 9780470627518
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perioperative Medicine Book Excerpt:

Provides a comprehensive evidence-based guide to the management of the growing population of patients who require perioperative care Perioperative Medicine: Medical Consultation and Co-Management is the first comprehensive reference text developed specifically for hospitalists but envisioned also to help internists, anesthesiologists, allied health professionals, fellows, residents, and medical students manage various aspects of the medical care of the surgical patient. The book features both the preoperative and postoperative medical management of the surgical patient. It focuses on systems, operations, quality of perioperative care, and preoperative assessment of the patient, all in consideration with system-specific risk and evidence-based strategies that minimize risk. It places special emphasis on care of the older hospitalized surgical patient and offers a thorough discussion of post-operative conditions and their management. Chapters cover vital topics such as: Hospitalist as a Medical Consultant Co-Management of the Surgical Patient Preoperative Evaluation Improving the Quality and Outcomes of Perioperative Care Developing, Implementing, and Operating a Preoperative Clinic Assessing and Managing Risk of Major Organ Systems Assessing and Managing Disorders for Surgery Postoperative Care and Co-Management by Surgery Type Managing Common Postoperative Conditions With the core responsibilities of perioperative care falling more and more on the shoulders of hospitalists, internists, and allied health professionals, Perioperative Medicine is a much-needed guide for managing the clinical and operational issues associated with caring for hospitalized surgical patients.

Surgical and Medical Management of Male Infertility

Surgical and Medical Management of Male Infertility
Author: Marc Goldstein,Peter N. Schlegel
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 351
Release: 2013-02-28
ISBN: 0521881099
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Surgical and Medical Management of Male Infertility Book Excerpt:

Written by world-renowned experts, this textbook comprehensively covers the evaluation, treatment and prevention of male infertility.

The Scientific Management of Surgical Patients

The Scientific Management of Surgical Patients
Author: Richard M. Peters,Erle E. Peacock (Jr.),John R. Benfield
Publsiher: Little, Brown Medical Division
Total Pages: 499
Release: 1983
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Perioperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient

Perioperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient
Author: C. Ronald MacKenzie,Charles N. Cornell,Stavros G. Memtsoudis
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 421
Release: 2014-08-01
ISBN: 1461401003
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perioperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient Book Excerpt:

Written by experts at the top-ranked Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, Perioperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary manual providing preoperative considerations, postoperative complications, and guidelines for the anesthetic and medical management of patients undergoing orthopedic surgery. Beginning with chapters covering preoperative evaluations and general principles and practices of perioperative medicine, the book then considers anesthesiologic management in orthopedic surgery and the role of postoperative pain management. This is followed by a section on medical management in specific clinical settings, discussing patients with connective tissue disease, cardiac disease, chronic pulmonary and renal diseases, diabetes and psychiatric and neurological diseases. A fourth section covers specific perioperative problems in orthopedic surgery, such as care of the elderly patient, venous thromboembolism, infection, nutrition, compartment syndrome, and bone health. Finally, the role of allied services, quality improvement and ethics are highlighted, and selected case studies are included to illustrate real-world perioperative issues and management strategies in orthopedic surgery. A comprehensive yet concise reference, Perioperative Care of the Orthopedic Patient will be an invaluable resource for orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine specialists and any professional involved in orthopedic surgery.

Clinical Handbook for Brunner Suddarth s Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing

Clinical Handbook for Brunner   Suddarth s Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing
Author: Janice L. Hinkle,Kerry H. Cheever
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 800
Release: 2013-11-25
ISBN: 1469831848
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Handbook for Brunner Suddarth s Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing Book Excerpt:

This concise clinical companion to the thirteenth edition of Brunner and Suddarth's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing presents nearly 200 diseases and disorders in alphabetical format, allowing rapid access to need-to-know information on the most common clinical problems nurses are likely to encounter. The content is completely cross-referenced to the main text. Pages are tabbed alphabetically for speedy reference.

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient E Book

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient E Book
Author: Michael I. Lewis,Robert J. McKenna
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 560
Release: 2009-10-30
ISBN: 1437711073
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient E Book Book Excerpt:

Medical Management of the Thoracic Surgery Patient, by Michael I. Lewis, MD and Robert J. McKenna, Jr., MD, is a comprehensive pulmonary and thoracic reference that takes a practical approach to the diagnosis, workup and care of the thoracic surgery patient. It is geared towards pulmonary and critical care physicians and their trainees as well as all other specialties with whom thoracic surgeons consult and interact. It outlines the principles for understanding the underlying disease entities as well as the clinical implications and complications of surgery, and interprets key surgical concepts such as correlative and functional anatomy for non-surgeons. Contributions from today’s authorities...“at-a-glance detailed key information, as well as summary bullets...and a multidisciplinary perspective, combine to offer essential guidance for confident patient management. As an Expert Consult title it includes convenient online access to the complete contents of the book—fully searchable—along with video clips of thoracic procedures, patient information sheets, all of the images downloadable for your personal use, and references linked to Medline at www.expertconsult.com. Includes access to a companion website at expertconsult.com where you can search the complete contents of the book, watch video clips of thoracic procedures, print out patient information sheets, download all of the images, and review references linked to Medline...providing you with a powerful resource for convenient consultation anytime, anywhere. Features ‘real world’ illustrative cases presented in a brief, bulleted format that facilitates easy access to and retention of the material. Examines every aspect of diagnosis and management for pre-, peri-, and postoperative care for an all-encompassing reference to respond to unique surgical problems. Provides coverage of individual topics supplemented by a brief case-based presentation, where appropriate, that lend a real-life perspective to the material. Contains all of the “need-to-know facts for a complete, thorough consultation in diagnosis and treatment of patients who undergo thoracic surgery. Offers practical information that utilizes the experience of today’s leaders while based on evidence in the literature for coverage you can trust. Examines current clinical controversies, providing you with an arena for discussion of sensitive topics and guidance on preferred approaches when relevant. Presents pearls, pitfalls, key points, and other learning elements in each chapter, to help you locate summaries of essential information “at-a-glance. Features chapters written by specialists of various disciplines, to equip you with a balanced perspective on each condition.

Perioperative Medical Management for Total Joint Arthroplasty

Perioperative Medical Management for Total Joint Arthroplasty
Author: Andrea Baldini,Patrizio Caldora
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 325
Release: 2014-11-01
ISBN: 331907203X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perioperative Medical Management for Total Joint Arthroplasty Book Excerpt:

This volume describes the most recent medical guidelines for perioperative management in arthroplasty with the aim of facilitating excellent control of bleeding/thrombosis, pain and infection. For each area – hemostasis control, pain control and infection control – hot topics of key practical importance are discussed and contrasting perspectives are presented on controversial issues, covering the views of different practitioners and specialties. Using the information contained in this book, the practitioner will be in an excellent position to meet the principal goals of perioperative medical management. The information provided will assist in the choice of a multimodal guideline that minimizes the complication rate regarding bleeding and thromboembolism while not interfering with the patient’s recovery. Similarly, effective means of pain control and an optimized pain control protocol are discussed with a view to shortening hospital stay and achieving functional milestones that meet the patient’s expectations. Finally, host, wound and environmental factors relevant to infection and its prevention are explained, with discussion of the best means of prophylaxis, treatment and imaging. Surgeons, anesthesiologists and all medical practitioners and staff involved in the field of total hip and knee arthroplasty will find this book to be of value in their daily clinical practice. It will assist in the provision of enhanced medical management that ensures quicker recovery of the patient with fewer complications.

Nursing Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient

Nursing Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient
Author: Nancy Tkacz Browne
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Total Pages: 531
Release: 2007
ISBN: 0763740527
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nursing Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient Book Excerpt:

The book packages all aspects of the pediatric surgical nurse's job into one comprehensive reference, including pre- and post-operative care, minimally invasive surgery, innovative therapies, fetal surgery, pediatric solid organ transplantation, and more. It offers up-to-date information on pediatric surgical nursing and includes many critical pathways and research topics. It is a must-have resource for all healthcare providers involved in the care of the general pediatric surgical patient.

Office Management of Medical and Surgical Heart Disease

Office Management of Medical and Surgical Heart Disease
Author: Lawrence I. Bonchek,Harold L. Brooks
Publsiher: Little Brown & Company
Total Pages: 346
Release: 1981
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Dentoalveolar Surgery

Dentoalveolar Surgery
Author: Michael A. Kleiman
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 133
Release: 2015-08-06
ISBN: 0323393489
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dentoalveolar Surgery Book Excerpt:

Editor Michael Kleiman, DMD and authors review the current state of Dentoalveolar Surgery. Articles include: Pre-prosthetic Surgery; Dentoalveolar Surgery for Patients on Modern Anticoagulants and Antiresorptive Medications; Dental Extractions and Preservation of Space; Managing Impacted Third Molars; Update on Coronectomy for Impacted Third Molars at High Risk for Paresthesia; Apicoectomies: Treatment Planning and Surgical Technique in a Modern World; Minimizing Pain, Swelling and Infections for Dentoalveolar Surgery; Implementing a "Culture of Safety" in Dentoalveolar Surgery; Strategies for Minimizing Nerve Injuries in Dentoalveolar Surgery and What To Do If It Happens; Soft Tissue Procedures to Preserve and Restore Healthy Attached Gingiva around Natural Teeth and Implants; Surgical Treatment of Impacted Canines: What the Orthodontist Would Like the Surgeon to Know, and more!

Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Adult Surgical Patient

Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Adult Surgical Patient
Author: Fiona McArthur-Rouse,Sylvia Prosser
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2008-04-15
ISBN: 0470691247
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Adult Surgical Patient Book Excerpt:

Assessing and managing the acutely ill adult surgical patient focuses on major surgical conditions and interventions commonly encountered in District General Hospitals which potentially require intensive monitoring and intervention. It emphasizes the importance of thorough assessment and interpretation of clinical data, and provides the necessary knowledge to help nurses make sense of their findings and to integrate theory and practice in relation to surgical care. Part one addresses principles of surgical care for all patients undergoing surgery — including pre-operative assessment and preparation, the peri-operative period and post-operative recovery, post-operative pain management and psychosocial aspects of surgery — which underpin the knowledge and rationale for practice. Part two considers specific surgical conditions and interventions, organised according to surgical specialities. Each chapter considers the underlying patho-physiology, investigation and diagnosis, assessment, monitoring and management of common acute surgical conditions within that specialty.

Perioperative Medicine

Perioperative Medicine
Author: Steven L. Cohn
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 572
Release: 2011-06-21
ISBN: 0857294989
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perioperative Medicine Book Excerpt:

Perioperative Medicine uses a concise, highly practical, bulleted format designed to ensure rapid comprehension of key concepts and reinforce the reader's understanding of complex topics in perioperative medicine. It contains authoritative, up-to-date coverage of the most essential concepts in perioperative care from preoperative risk assessment to postoperative follow-up. The Editor and his contributors use their expert insight and experience to provide an in-depth review of comorbid conditions, patient and surgery-specific risk assessment, and common postoperative complications. This new book reviews recent developments in the field, including published guidelines, and emphasizes an evidence-based, cost-effective approach designed to ensure quality, patient safety, and optimal outcomes. It is intended for use by hospitalists, general internists and subspecialists as well as anesthesiologists, surgeons, and residents in training who are caring for patients before and after surgery.

Management of Cardiac Disease in the General Surgical Patient

Management of Cardiac Disease in the General Surgical Patient
Author: Deeb N. Salem,David C. Homans,Jeffrey M. Isner
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 41
Release: 1980
ISBN: 9780815199151
Category: Heart
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician

Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician
Author: Joel Symons,Paul Myles,Rishi Mehra,Christine Ball
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 552
Release: 2015-10-12
ISBN: 1118779169
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician Book Excerpt:

Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician is the first easy-to-read resource, featuring a digital component, on how to manage a diverse range of patients in the perioperative period, providing up-to-date practical knowledge and advice from a broad range of medical specialists caring for surgical patients. Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician provides a guide to perioperative care, covering principles and practices of care; risk assessment; laboratory investigations; medication management; specific medical conditions and complications; postoperative care and pain management. It also features bite-size videos explaining the key concepts, as well as case studies, investigations and quizzes. Ideal for final year medical students and junior clinicians, this digital and print resource will be an invaluable tool when working in this multidisciplinary, team-based specialty. Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician: Is based on a sell-out course run at the Alfred Hospital and Monash University in Melbourne, Australia Is a practical resource available in a flexible and portable content Features bite-size videos which further explain concepts in the written text, and clinically relevant case studies, all found on the companion website Is structured around guidelines and protocols The video materials, case studies, self-assessment quizzes and fully explained answers can be viewed on the companion website at www.wiley.com/go/perioperativemed

Management of the Airway An Issue of Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics E Book

Management of the Airway  An Issue of Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics   E Book
Author: Henry H. Rowshan,Dale A. Baur
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 146
Release: 2010-03-25
ISBN: 1455700169
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Management of the Airway An Issue of Atlas of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics E Book Book Excerpt:

Articles include: Causes of the Difficult Airway, Management of the Difficult Airway in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Emergency Cricothyrotomy, Operative Tracheostomy, Percutaneous Dialation Tracheostomy, Pediatric Tracheostomy, and Alternative Techniques in Airway Management.