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    DescriptionPlastic Surgery Emergencies presents a concise guide to the principles and procedures for rapidly evaluating and treating acute care problems in the emergency room setting or during on-call consultations. Using succinct descriptions and easily accessible bullet-points, the book instructs the reader in the protocols for a range of common and uncommon problems, from simple suture repair of lacerations to managing facial trauma to treating compartment syndrome of the upper extremity. Features: * Easy-to-follow diagrams demonstrating key procedures * Full-color photographs for rapid diagnosis * Comprehensive discussion of common pharmacotherapy * Concise review of specific anatomy to aid rapid identification of injuries * Descriptions of the various types and uses of different sutures and the techniques for suturing complex wounds * Instructions for performing regional blocks of the face and hand * Guidelines for the assessment and treatment of simple burn wounds, severely burned patients, and patients with bites and stings * Recommendations for managing postoperative and free flap complications * Extensive discussion of how to address soft tissue and traumatic hand injuries, with detailed descriptions of upper extremity splinting techniques This handy, pocket manual is an indispensable resource for clinicians, residents, and trainees in plastic surgery. It is also ideal for all emergency room personnel, including ER physicians, physicians' assistants, and nurse practitioners, as well as family practice physicians.


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    Title
    Plastic Surgery Emergencies
    Subtitle
    Principles and Techniques
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jamal M. Bullocks, By (author) Patrick W. Hsu, By (author) Shayan A. Izaddost, By (author) Larry H. Hollier, By (author) Samuel Stal
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 312
    Width: 127 mm
    Height: 201 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 476 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781588906700
    ISBN 10: 1588906701
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.3
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    BIC subject category V2: MMK
    B&T General Subject: 510
    DC22: 617.952
    B&T Merchandise Category: MAJ
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    BISAC V2.8: MED026000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: MED085030
    BIC subject category V2: MNP
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16940
    Abridged Dewey: 617
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: RD
    BISAC V2.8: MED065000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Libri: AEST4000, CHIR5063, PLAS4766, SCHO5700, SCHO6300
    Thema V1.0: MKP, MNP
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    103 illustrations (approx.)
    Publisher
    Thieme Medical Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    Thieme Medical Publishers Inc
    Publication date
    22 June 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Medical Director, Center for Facial Surgery, Texas Childrens Hospital
    Review quote
    It is with great pleasure that I provide a review of "Plastic Surgery Emergencies: Principles and Techniques."..An excellent resource. Each clinical scenario...[is] clearly addressed by the authors and...easily accessible without the need for additional resources...A quick guide to help physicians and surgeons care for patients in a timely fashion in the acute care setting. The authors have accomplished their goal nicely with a pocket-sized book that can fit easily into a lab coat or a camera bag.--Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (PRS)[A] handy portable guidebook...Diagrams, charts of often used medications, and photographs of hand and arm injuries appear throughout...tried and true remedies for routine situations...especially helpful [as] a quick memory refreshing.--Doody's
    Back cover copy
    "Plastic Surgery Emergencies" presents a concise guide to the principles and procedures for rapidly evaluating and treating acute care problems in the emergency room setting or during on-call consultations. Using succinct descriptions and easily accessible bullet-points, the book instructs the reader in the protocols for a range of common and uncommon problems, from simple suture repair of lacerations to managing facial trauma to treating compartment syndrome of the upper extremity.Features: Easy-to-follow diagrams demonstrating key procedures Full-color photographs for rapid diagnosis Comprehensive discussion of common pharmacotherapy Concise review of specific anatomy to aid rapid identification of injuries Descriptions of the various types and uses of different sutures and the techniques for suturing complex wounds Instructions for performing regional blocks of the face and hand Guidelines for the assessment and treatment of simple burn wounds, severely burned patients, and patients with bites and stings Recommendations for managing postoperative and free flap complications Extensive discussion of how to address soft tissue and traumatic hand injuries, with detailed descriptions of upper extremity splinting techniquesThis handy, pocket manual is an indispensable resource for clinicians, residents, and trainees in plastic surgery. It is also ideal for all emergency room personnel, including ER physicians, physicians' assistants, and nurse practitioners, as well as family practice physicians.