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Acute osteomyelitis

Peter Calder.

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Infectious Diseases; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 962 words.

Bacteraemia resulting in bone deposition of bacteria

Local bony tenderness, fever, and malaise may not be present initially

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Antibiotic prophylaxis in surgery*

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

in Current Surgical Guidelines

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 1510 words.

Antibiotic prophylaxis in surgery

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Cheyne, Sir (William) Watson, first baronet

Claire E. J. Herrick.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology; Surgery. 1324 words.

Cheyne, Sir (William) Watson, first baronet (1852–1932), bacteriologist and surgeon, was born at sea, off Hobart Town, Tasmania, on 14 December 1852, the only child of Andrew Cheyne (d....

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Current Surgical Guidelines

Abdullah Jibawi and David Cade.

October 2009; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Surgical Skills; Peri-operative Care; Communication Skills; Nursing Skills; Haematology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Critical Care; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Bariatric Surgery; General Surgery; Colorectal Surgery; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Breast Surgery. 464 pages.

Current Surgical Guidelines covers the main conditions requiring surgical care, such as breast cancer, critically ill surgical patients, and diverticular disease, and focuses on the...

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Hand infection

Lisa Leonard.

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 6550 words.

Common

Typically with common bacteria: Staphylococcus or Streptococcus

Typically in...

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Hepatic Encephalopathy

Thiruvengadam Muniraj, Prem A. Kandiah and Ali Al-Khafaji.

in ICU Care of Abdominal Organ Transplant Patients

January 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Transplant Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 3104 words.

Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a term used in the clinical setting to describe a wide spectrum of neuropsychiatric deficits associated with acute liver failure, chronic liver failure, or...

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ICU Care of Abdominal Organ Transplant Patients

Edited by Ali Al-Khafaji.

January 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Critical Care; Transplant Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Immunology; Nursing Skills; Anaesthetics; Surgical Skills. 304 pages.

ICU Care of Abdominal Organ Transplant Patients provides a concise resource for intensivists, surgeons, and nurses caring for abdominal organ transplant patients before and after surgery....

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Infection

Henk Giele and Oliver Cassell.

in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 2899 words.

Microbiology - Clostridia - Osteomyelitis - Prosthesis exposure or infection - Necrotizing soft tissue infection

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Infection and antibiotic management

Jeffrey A. Claridge and Aman Banerjee.

in Trauma Intensive Care

May 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 4279 words.

Nosocomial infections are a major patient safety issue in the ICU. They causesignificant increases in patient morbidity and mortality, as well as increase medicalexpenses. Trauma patients...

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Infection following transplantation

Edited by Nicholas Torpey, Nadeem E. Moghal, Evelyn Watson and David Talbot.

in Renal Transplantation

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Transplant Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology. 5943 words.

Introduction - Prevention of infection - Early post-transplant infection - Urinary tract infection - Viral infections - Cytomegalovirus (CMV) - CMV—diagnosis and management - CMV prophylaxis...

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