Basic Surgical Skills and Techniques

Basic Surgical Skills and Techniques

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This second edition brings medical students and trainees fully up to date with the latest skills and techniques in surgery. The contents have been thoroughly revised and include the addition of four new chapters, and the layout improved to offer a logical, step by step format and enhance readability. Beginning with the basic preparation for surgery, each of the following chapters describes a different technique, providing a brief overview of the surgery, discussion on the instruments and an explanation of the actual procedure. Each chapter is highly illustrated and includes a summary of the key points. Key points *New edition bringing trainees up to date with the latest skills and techniques in surgery *Logical, step by step layout enhances readability *Thoroughly revised contents with addition of four new chapters *Highly illustrated with nearly 280 full colour images and figures *Key points summary box in each chapter to assist learning *Internationally recognised author and editor team from the UK and India *Previous edition published in 2009show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 157 pages
  • 174 x 234 x 8mm | 359.99g
  • Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
  • New Delhi, India
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 76 colour illustrations
  • 935090375X
  • 9789350903759
  • 296,011

Table of contents

* Scrubbing, Gowning and Gloving Techniques * Knot Tying Techniques * Wound Closure Techniques * Surgery of Common Skin Lesions Under Local Anaesthesia * Sutures in Surgery * Patient Positioning during Surgery * Anastomosis in Surgery * Art of Instrument Handling * Drains in Surgery * Minimal Access Surgery * Haemostasis * Biopsy Techniques * Dissection Techniques * Surgical Diathermy: Principles and Precautions * Dressing and Wound Care * Basics of Lasers in Surgery * Basic Surgical Procedures * General Surgical Instruments * Recent Developments of Energy Sources in Surgeryshow more

About Sudhir Kumar Jain

Sudhir Kumar Jain MS FRCS (Edinburgh) FACS FICS Professor, Department of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India David L Stoker MD FRCS (Edinburgh) Consultant Surgeon, University College of London Hospitals and North Middlesex University Hospital, London, UK Raman Tanwar MS Consultant Surgeon, Jyoti Hospital, Gurgaon, Haryana, Indiashow more