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OAL Anaesthesia for Day Case Surgery

Jan Jakobsson.

May 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Peri-operative Care; Operating Department Practice; Communication Skills; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 118 pages.

This practical online reference provides an overview of the scope of day surgical anaesthesia and features simple and ready-to-use suggestions for the selection of drugs, techniques and...

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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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Operative Surgery

Edited by Greg R. McLatchie and David Leaper.

August 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Operating Department Practice; Anatomy; Breast Surgery; Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery; Colorectal Surgery; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Urology; Paediatric Surgery; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Transplant Surgery. 888 pages.

This completely revised resource provides concise and clear information on how to perform operations in the main surgical specialties.

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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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Wound management

Edited by Suzanne J Hughes and Andy Mardell.

in Oxford Handbook of Perioperative Practice

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Operating Department Practice; Nursing Skills. 2749 words.

Surgical incisions - Haemostasis - Wound closure - Needles - Dressings - Wound drains

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