The surgical techniques is a popular subject. It is a subject in which the medical students -for the first time- will see the inside of the living and pulsating organism. Topics covered includes: History of surgery, Layout and equipments of the operating room, technical background, sterilisation, disinfection, the possibilities to prevent the wound infection , asepsis, antisepsis, Basic surgical instruments, suture materials, types of suture, Wounds and the basic principles of wound management, haemorrhage and bleeding control, general and local consequencies of injury, Operation (acute, elective, patient preparation, surgical explorations), Basics of the laparoscopic surgery, Basics of the microsurgery, Description of practices.
Author(s): University of PECS, Medical School
Essential surgical skills are vital for the training of trainees in surgical practice. In this manual we intended to highlight the practical and management skill for health officer students. The management skill was attempted to be addressed through a short theoretical introduction and case scenarios. The case scenarios are meant to elicit discussion and to revise the subject matter in that specific chapter.
Author(s): University of Gondar
The chapters in the book are written by surgeons, radiologists, anesthesiologists and oncologists from different hospitals in Tunisia, Turkey, Denmark, Spain and Italy. Together with basic surgical principles, the unique local experiences and perspectives are presented.
Author(s): Fethi Derbel
This volume is intended to serve as a guide to the diagnosis and to the treatment of the diseases and conditions of the body in general, in their relation to the foot, as well as to those conditions which primarily affect this member. Topics covered includes: Surgical Bacteriology, Asepsis and Antisepsis, Inflammation, Wounds and Contusions, Hemorrhage, Burns, Frost Bite, Fistulae; Fissures, Sinuses, Abscesses; Furuncles, Ulcers, Diseases of Joints—The Serous and Synovial Membranes, Diseases of the Bones, Diseases and Injuries of the Arteries and Gangrene, Diseases of Veins, Special Forms of Inflammation, Verruca, Callosity, Heloma, Diseases of the Nails.
Author(s): Maximilian Stern and Edward Adams
This lecture note covers the following topics: Inflammation, Termination of Inflammation, Erysipelas, Furunculus and Anthrax, Inflammation of Mucous Membranes, Injuries of the Head, Diseases of the Eye and its Appendages, Diseases of the Eyeball, Tongue, Ulcers, Wounds of the Palmar Arches, Bruises of the Abdomen, Affections of the Mucous Membranes of the Urinary and Genital Organs, Aneurismal Varix in the Thigh, Calculus in the Female, Imperforate Vagina, Exostosis of Distal Phalanx, Disunited Fracture, Dislocations, Excision of Portions of Diseased Bones.
Author(s): Robert Liston
This note explains the following topics: Principles of surgical care, Hepatobiliary surgery, Colorectal surgery, Breast and Endocrine surgery, Vascular surgery, Upper GIT surgery, Paediatric surgery, Head and neck, skin and soft tissue surgery, Transplant surgery.
Author(s): The University of Cape Town
This book covers the following topics: Injuries of Bone, Injuries of Joints, Injuries in the Region of the Shoulder and Upper Arm, Injuries in the Region of the Elbow and Forearm, Injuries in the Region of the Wrist and Hand, Injuries in the Region of the Pelvis, Hip-Joint, and Thigh, Injuries in the Region of the Knee and Leg, Diseases of Individual Joints, Deformities of the Extremities, The Cranium and its Contents, Injuries of the Skull, Diseases of the Brain and Membranes, iseases of the Cranial Bones, Diseases of the Vertebral Column and Spinal Cord, The Face, Orbit, and Lips, The Salivary Glands, The Neck, The Thyroid Gland.
Author(s): Alexander Miles and Alexis Thomson
This lecture note will encompass the most important surgical problems you will encounter in the future. Topics covered includes: Acute Abdomen, Hepatobiliary, Bowel Obstruction, Pediatric Surgery, Breast Disease, Peripheral Vascular Cardiothoracic, Plastic Surgery, Endocrine or Melanoma, Shock, Resuscitation and Burns, GI Hemorrhage and Trauma.
Author(s): University of Washington
This lecture note explains the following topics: The Human Heart, Heart-Lung Machine, Cardiopulmonary Bypass Circuit, High complexity Hybrid technology, Ischemic Heart Disease, Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Modern Tissue Valves, Aortic Valve Disease, Percutaneous Aortic Valve, Transfemoral AVR, Minithoracotomy AVR, Robotic Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Aorta, Aortic Anatomy, Thoracic EndoVascular Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Dissection, Heart Failure.
Author(s): Nahush A. Mokadam
This book explains the following topics: Shock, Fluid and Electolytes, Blood Transfusion, Pre-Operative and Post-Operative Care, Aseptic and Antisepic Techniques, Suture Materials and Suturing, Wounds- Wound Healing and Care, Surgical Infections, Trauma, Orthopedic Surgery, Anesthesia, Systemic Surgery: The Thyroid Gland, The Breast and the Chest.
Author(s): Mensur Osman, Zeki Abdurahman, Gashaw Messele, Yemane Ayele, Abraham Deneke, Abera A. Gobeze, Mekdim Tadesse, Yimaj Abdulwahib
This manual explains the following topics: Upper GIT, Perforated peptic ulcer, Gastric outlet obstruction, Lower GIT, Bowel obstruction, Appendicitis, Hemorroid, Pilonidal sinus, Lower GI bleeding, Hepatobiliary, Hernia, Skin and soft tissue, Diabetic septic foot, Surgical site infection, Trauma.
Author(s): Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
This book contains literature reviews describing some of the diseases and pathological conditions that occur in emergency surgical practice. The problems described are relevant for emergency abdominal surgery. Topics covered includes:The Dilemma of Acute Appendicitis, Management of Intestinal Obstruction, Risk Factors and Predictive Models for Conversion of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy to Open Surgery, and Surgical Quality Outcome Measures, Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies, Non-Surgical Causes of Acute Abdominal Pain, Physiotherapy Following Emergency Abdominal Surgery, Liver Trauma, Damage Control Surgery and Emergency Abdominal Surgery in Infants and Children
Author(s): Dmitry Victorovich Garbuzenko
The guidelines and protocols presented in this document are designed to provide a useful resource for healthcare professionals involved in clinical case management. Topics covered includes: Orthopaedic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Abdominal Injuries, Disorders of Gastro-Intestinal System, Disorders of the Colon and Rectum, Genito-Urinary Disorders, Burns, Bites and Stings of Animals and Insects.
Author(s): Ministry of Health, Republic of Rwanda
A hernia is the exit of an organ, such as the bowel, through the wall of the cavity in which it normally resides.The surgical treatment of hernia requires an extensive knowledge and technical ability.The present book is designed to focus on specific topics and problems which a general surgeon dealing with groin hernia is very likely to face during his practice. Its aim is to provide the readers with informative and practical indications to understand, diagnose, and manage patients presenting these situations.
Author(s): Silvestro Canonico
This book will be useful alike to those who are about to operate for the first time, and to those surgeons of experience who desire to keep themselves informed as to the progress that has been made in the various branches of Operative Surgery. Topics covered includes: Operations Upon The Female Genital Organs, Abdominal Gynacological Operations, Vaginal Gynacological Operations, Ophthalmic Operations, Operations Upon The Ear, Operations Upon The Larynx And Trachea, Operations Upon The Nose And Its Accessory Cavities.
Author(s): Frederic Francis Burghard
Bariatric surgery includes a variety of procedures performed on people who have obesity.In this book, we review the fundamental knowledge of bariatric surgery, including preoperative nutrition, selection, and surgical complication. In the second part, new emerging and novel procedures are thoroughly described and discussed.
Author(s): Chih-Kun Huang
Spine Surgery is an authoritative and didactic textbook on the various fields of spine. It is written by many authors, internationally honorable experts to share their opinions with you.
Author(s): Kook Jin Chung
Joseph Bell was a famous Scottish lecturer at the medical school of the University of Edinburgh in the 19th century. His aim has been to describe as simply as possible those operations which are most likely to prove useful, and especially those which, from their nature, admit of being practised on the dead body.
Author(s): Joseph Bell
This is a free operative surgery text, and is intended particularly for those surgeons in the developing world who are unable to afford textbooks.
Author(s): Prof Johan Fagan
This note covers the following topics: General Anesthesia, Sexual Misconduct, HeadNeckSurgery, Postop Analgesia, Pregnant Patient, Evaluation of Abdominal Trauma, Diabetes for Surgeons, perioperative Pain Management, Endocrinology for the Surgeon.
Author(s): The University of Toronto
Antiseptic Principle of the Practice of Surgery is a paper regarding antiseptics written by Joseph Lister in 1867.
Author(s): Baron Joseph Lister
The surgical anatomy and operative surgery of the middle ear is written by A. Broca, Surgeon of the trousseau hospital, supernumerary professor to the faculty of medicine of Paris. This book is translated to English by Macleod Yearsley, F. R. C. S., Surgeon to the Royal Ear Hospital, London.
Author(s): Auguste Broca
This is a consensus document produced by expert members of a Working Partyestablished by the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) and British Association of Day Surgery (BADS). It has been seen and approved by the Councils of the AAGBI and BADS.
Author(s): The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland
This note covers the following topics related to surgery: Health History of the patient, Physical examination, Laboratory work up, Perioperative risk assessment, Assessing cardiovascular risk, Assessing pulmonary risk, Perioperative management of Anticagulation, Surgery in the anticoagulated patient and Regional anesthesia in the anticoagulated patient.
Author(s): A Zambouri
This note covers the following topics: Anatomy of the Hand such as organs and regions, Hand Therapy, common hand problems, painful hand problems, bent fingers, cuts and breaks, lumps and bumps, Classification and Staging and treatment of hand problems.
Author(s): American Society for Surgery of the Hand
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