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Benign breast problems and their management

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

in Breast Disease Management

October 2013; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Breast Surgery; Clinical Skills. 4642 words.

Benign breast problems and their management. This chapter describes the presentation and management of the most common benign breast problems. These form the bulk of outpatient diagnostic...

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Breast assessment: making the diagnosis

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

in Breast Disease Management

October 2013; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Breast Surgery; Clinical Skills. 3621 words.

Breast assessment. Patients referred to a symptomatic breast clinic should have their clinical and imaging investigations performed in one visit. Thus the majority of referrals can be...

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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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Diagnosis and Natural History of Hemangiomas

John B. Mulliken.

in Mulliken and Young's Vascular Anomalies

August 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Histopathology; Clinical Skills. 22366 words.

Infantile hemangioma presents in diverse forms. Demographic patterns suggest clues to its pathogenesis. This most common tumor of infancy is far more frequent in females; the incidence is...

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Drugs and tools

Henk Giele and Oliver Cassell.

in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

May 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Clinical Skills. 6923 words.

Local anaesthesia 106

Blood transfusion 108

Drugs in plastic surgery 110 ...

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Essential Immunology for Surgeons

Edited by Oleg Eremin and Herb Sewell.

April 2011; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Immunology; Surgery; Preclinical Medicine; Histopathology; Transplant Surgery; Surgical Oncology; Infectious Diseases; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Rheumatology; Clinical Skills. 546 pages.

This resource provides a concise, up-to-date, and readable account of immunology in general and its translation into key areas of clinical practice. It provides the necessary foundation for...

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Heart Failure

Roy S. Gardner, Theresa A. McDonagh and Niki L. Walker.

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Pathology; Clinical Skills; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Interventional Radiology; Surgical Skills; Transplant Surgery; Critical Care; Medical Oncology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Medical Skills; Peri-operative Care; Palliative Medicine. 512 pages.

Heart failure is an important and ever expanding sub-speciality of cardiology, and many health care professional bodies are now developing specialist expertise in heart failure. With...

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Mulliken and Young's Vascular Anomalies

Edited by John B. Mulliken, Patricia E. Burrows and Steven J. Fishman.

August 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Surgery; Histopathology; Dermatology; History of Medicine; Paediatrics; Clinical Skills; Clinical Radiology; Surgical Skills; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Haematology; Interventional Radiology; Neurosurgery; Urology; Vascular Surgery; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Psychiatry. 812 pages.

Vascular Anomalies: Hemangiomas and Malformations is a comprehensive and interdisciplinary resource ideal for dermatologists, interventional radiologists, surgical specialists,...

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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 Neurology

Hadi Manji, Adrian Wills, Neil Kitchen, Neil Dorward, Sean Connelly and Amrish Mehta.

P ublished online August 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Clinical Skills; Neurosurgery; Radiology. 568 pages.

The Oxford Handbook of Neurology is a practical and concise, quick reference guide for use on the ward and in clinical settings. It includes a wealth of information and invaluable clinical...

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Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health

Edited by Julia Smedley, Finlay Dick and Steven Sadhra.

March 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Dermatology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Gastroenterology; Neurology; Psychiatry; Reproductive Medicine; Haematology; Medical Ethics; Clinical Skills; Emergency Medicine. 944 pages.

Fully revised for this second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health is a concise practice-based guide that brings together the latest legislation and guidance with current...

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Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics

Edited by Robert C. Tasker, Robert J. McClure and Carlo L. Acerini.

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Paediatrics; Public Health and Epidemiology; Epidemiology; Clinical Skills; Emergency Medicine; Neonatology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Gastroenterology; Nephrology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Neurology; Psychiatry; Haematology; Radiation Oncology; Infectious Diseases; Rheumatology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Dermatology; Paediatric Surgery; Community Medical Services; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 1120 pages.

This invaluable reference covers all significant aspects of acute and chronic paediatrics. Areas such as neonatology, surgery, genetics and congenital malformations and child protection are...

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Perioperative anaesthetic care and practical procedures

P. Kalia and D. Monkhouse.

in Operative Surgery

August 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills. 7507 words.

Preoperative evaluation 2

Airway assessment 2

Respiratory system 2

Ca...

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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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Principles of Immunological Assays and Molecular Technologies

Herb Sewell, Paddy Tighe and Adrian Robins.

in Essential Immunology for Surgeons

April 2011; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Immunology; Surgery; Clinical Skills. 17969 words.

Chapter 9 discusses principles of immunological assaysand molecular technologies, including tumour markers, sssessment of immune responsiveness, detection of ...

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Regional anaesthesia in children

Steve Roberts.

in Principles and Practice of Regional Anaesthesia

November 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Clinical Skills; Paediatric Surgery. 9899 words.

Regional anaesthesia is now firmly placed at the heart of paediatric anaesthesia. However, it differs from adult practice in that it is almost always performed in combination with general...

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Surgical instruments, materials, and the acquisition of surgical skills

G. O'Dair, G. R. McLatchie and David J. Leaper.

in Operative Surgery

August 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Clinical Skills. 6161 words.

Introduction 92

Scalpel handles 94

Needle holders 94

Scissors—suture and dissecting 96

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