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Ward emergencies

Edited by Chris Callaghan, J. Andrew Bradley and Christopher J. E. Watson

in Emergencies in Clinical Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199219018
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597598 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199219018.003.0005

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Ward emergencies

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Introduction - Collapse - Chest pain - Shortness of breath/low SaO2 - Hypotension - Tachycardia - Pyrexia - Acute wound problems: introduction - Laparotomy wound dehiscence - Wound bleeding - Superficial wound infection and wound abscess

Chapter.  9869 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Surgery

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