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Epidural block

Graeme McLeod.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 13693 words.

Epidural block has now become well established as an adjunct to general anaesthesia and is regarded as the most effective means of providing pain relief after surgery and during labour...

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Head, neck, and airway blocks

Neil Smart, Stephen Hickey and Alistair Nimmo.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 6915 words.

Nerve blocks in the head and neck were, for long, the preserve of the surgeons (dental, maxillofacial, ophthalmic, and ear, nose & throat) specializing in that region of the body. In...

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Interventional Pain Medicine

Edited by Anita Gupta.

April 2012; p ublished online August 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Pain Medicine; Anatomy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Interventional Radiology; Surgical Skills; Clinical Skills. 320 pages.

Interventional Pain Medicine provides comprehensive, point-of-care information for providers of pain therapies, and offers up-to-date details and instructions on procedural techniques as...

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Liver

Ashley R. Dennison, Guy J. Maddern and Vicky Dennison.

in Operative Solutions in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery

April 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery; Anatomy; Surgical Skills. 22274 words.

Section 3 discusses the liver, and includes anatomical considerations, trauma, resection principles, methods of parenchymal transection, resection options, synchronous ...

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Liver and Pancreatobiliary Surgery

Robert Sutcliffe, Charalambos Gustav Antoniades, Rahul Deshpande, Olga Tucker and Nigel Heaton.

November 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery; Anatomy; Peri-operative Care; Histopathology; Transplant Surgery; Surgical Skills. 320 pages.

This handbook provides concise descriptions of diseases affecting the liver, biliary tree and pancreas, including their management, focusing on interventional procedures and operative...

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Lower limb blocks

Colin McCartney.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 9459 words.

Peripheral nerve blocks of the lower limb can provide profound intraoperative anaesthesia and postoperative analgesia without many of the side effects of central techniques. However, spinal...

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Operative Solutions in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery

Ashley R. Dennison and Guy J. Maddern.

April 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery; Surgical Skills; History of Medicine; Histopathology; Anatomy. 352 pages.

This resource combines clearly written, practical text with over 200 illustrations and numerous flow charts which take the reader through the management of all the commonly encountered...

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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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Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Edited by Gavin Bowden, Martin McNally, Simon Thomas and Alexander Gibson.

September 2010; p ublished online June 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Communication Skills; Peri-operative Care; Anatomy; Paediatric Surgery; Rehabilitation Medicine. 656 pages.

The Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma offers junior doctors, medical students, and all those with an interest in the field the practical and up-to-date information needed for...

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Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Edited by Christopher Bulstrode, James Wilson-MacDonald, Deborah M. Eastwood, John McMaster, Jeremy Fairbank, Parminder J. Singh, Sandeep Bawa, Panagoitis D. Gikas, Tim Bunker, Grey Giddins, Mark Blyth, David Stanley, Paul H. Cooke, Richard Carrington, Peter Calder, Paul Wordsworth and Tim Briggs.

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Anatomy; Haematology; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Neurology; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Rheumatology; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Paediatrics; Infectious Diseases; Surgical Skills; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Communication Skills; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Critical Care; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Neonatology. 1,800 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics provides comprehensive coverage of the relevant background science, theory, practice, decision-making skills and operative techniques required...

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Henk Giele and Oliver Cassell.

May 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Anatomy; Clinical Skills; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Dermatology; Otolaryngology (ENT); Vascular Surgery; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Surgical Oncology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. 976 pages.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has been designed to provide succinct information to plastic surgeons of all levels of experience and trainees in partner specialties.

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Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

Edited by Graeme McLeod, Colin McCartney and Tony Wildsmith.

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Anaesthetics; History of Medicine; Preclinical Medicine; Neurology; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Peri-operative Care; Clinical Skills; Communication Skills; Anatomy; Ophthalmology; Obstetrics; Paediatric Surgery. 304 pages.

The fourth edition of this highly successful textbook discusses the practical applications of the various methods of regional anaesthesia, including ultrasound, as well as giving an account...

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Regional anaesthesia of the trunk

John McDonnell and Dominic Harmon.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 8036 words.

The use of peripheral nerve blocks in the trunk has been an area of significant development and expansion in recent years even though most methods were first described long ago. Two...

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Sacral epidural (caudal) block

Edward Doyle and Jon McCormack.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 3205 words.

The sacral approach to the epidural space provides a reliable and effective block for operations which involve low lumbar and sacral dermatomes. The technique of using a single injection of...

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Spinal anaesthesia

Jonathan Whiteside and Tony Wildsmith.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 10892 words.

Spinal anaesthesia is induced by the injection of local anaesthetic into the subarachnoid space, and is generally regarded as one of the most reliable of regional block methods. It has the...

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Upper limb blocks

David Coventry.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Anatomy. 10748 words.

Nerve block techniques can play a major role in the management of procedures on the upper limb, providing both anaesthesia for operative surgery and analgesia thereafter. Brachial plexus...

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