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Breast Disease Management

James Harvey, Sue Down, Rachel Bright-Thomas, John Winstanley and Hugh Bishop.

October 2013; p ublished online April 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Breast Surgery; Allied Health Professions; Preclinical Medicine; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Clinical Skills; Surgical Skills; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Nursing Skills; Communication Skills. 264 pages.

Breast cancer affects 1 in 10 women and the majority of UK women will attend a breast clinic at least once during their lives. The patient's journey through assessment and management is one...

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Operating theatre practice

Edited by Suzanne J Hughes and Andy Mardell.

in Oxford Handbook of Perioperative Practice

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Operating Department Practice; Surgical Skills. 15695 words.

Theatre preparation: heating, lighting, and humidity - Cleaning of the operating theatre - The management of surgical equipment - Correct site surgery - Maintaining a sterile field - Scrubbing...

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OSH Cardiothoracic Surgery

Joanna Chikwe, David Cooke and Aaron Weiss.

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Anaesthetics; Peri-operative Care; Preclinical Medicine; Operating Department Practice; Critical Care; Cardiovascular Medicine; Surgical Skills; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. 856 pages.

This handbook covers all areas of adult and paediatric, cardiac and thoracic surgery, and intensive care, providing rapid, on-the-spot access to practical management advice and succinct...

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Oxford Handbook of Perioperative Practice

Edited by Suzanne Hughes and Andy Mardell.

September 2009; p ublished online August 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Operating Department Practice; Peri-operative Care; Professional Development in Medicine; Patient Education and Information; Anaesthetics; Physiology; Surgical Skills; Nursing Skills; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 672 pages.

Provides practical, easily accessible and up-to-date evidence-based information on the essential elements of perioperative practice.

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Patient positioning for surgery

Edited by Suzanne J Hughes and Andy Mardell.

in Oxford Handbook of Perioperative Practice

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Operating Department Practice; Surgical Skills. 1575 words.

Principles for selecting patient position - Supine and Trendelenberg positions - Lloyd-Davies and lithotomy positions - Lateral and prone positions

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Patient skin preparation

Edited by Suzanne J Hughes and Andy Mardell.

in Oxford Handbook of Perioperative Practice

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Operating Department Practice; Surgical Skills. 3019 words.

Surgical site infection - Antiseptic skin preparation - Applying antiseptic solutions - Preoperative hair removal - Total body washing

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