The Essential Guide to Primary Care Procedures

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Mar 28, 2012 - Medical - 944 pages
Featuring over 1,300 full-color illustrations, this atlas is a comprehensive, hands-on guide to more than 100 medical procedures most commonly performed in an office setting. The book presents step-by-step instructions and illustrations for each procedure and discusses strategies for avoiding common pitfalls. Each chapter includes ordering information for necessary equipment or supplies, CPT codes, ICD-9 codes, global periods, and average U.S. fees for each procedure. Some chapters also refer the practitioner to patient education handouts that will appear online. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text, over 100 patient education handouts, and videos of ten common procedures.
 

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Contents

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105
Contributing Authors xiii
195
Urgent and Emergency Care Rejuvenation 200
233
Exercise Treadmill Testing 100 Suture
334
OtoZplasty
394
Skin Tag Removal
429
Shave Biopsy
432
Tangential Laceration Repair
438
Anal Cytology and HighResolution Anoscopy
676
Colonoscopy
689
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
699
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
713
Treatment of Internal Hemorrhoids
723
Pilonidal Cyst or Abscess Management
731
Excision of Thrombosed External Hemorrhoids
737
Eye Ear Nose and Throat Procedures
743

Tplasty
444
VtoYplasty
450
Zplasty
457
Nail Procedures
463
Digital Mucous Cyst Removal
465
Nail Avulsion and Matrixectomy
470
Nail Plate and Nail Bed Biopsy
476
Subungual Hematoma Drainage
484
Paronychia Surgery
489
Gynecology and Urology
495
Bartholin Gland Cyst and Abscess Treatment
497
Cold Knife Conization of the Uterine Cervix
504
Cervical Polyp Removal
509
Endometrial Biopsy
514
Colposcopy and Directed Cervical Biopsy
520
Fitting Contraceptive Diaphragms
534
Cervical Cryotherapy
540
Dilation and Curettage DC
549
Hysteroscopic Female Sterilization with Microinsert Essure
557
Treatment of Noncervical Human Papillomavirus Genital Infections
566
FineNeedle Aspiration of the Breast
588
Implanon Etonogestrel Implant
596
Intrauterine Device Insertion and Removal
598
Loop Electrosurgical Excisional Procedure
607
Office Hysteroscopy
618
Paracervical Block Anesthesia
632
Pessaries
633
NoScalpel Vasectomy
648
Laparoscopic Tubal Cauterization
655
Gastroenterology
661
Abdominal Paracentesis
663
Anoscopy with or without Biopsy
669
Anterior Epistaxis Treatment
745
Cerumen Impaction Removal
753
Chalazia Removal
762
Conjunctival and Corneal Foreign Object Removal
768
Flexible FiberOptic Nasolaryngoscopy
775
Foreign Body Removal from the Nose and the Ear
782
Tympanometry
787
Musculoskeletal Procedures
791
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Injection
798
De Quervains Injection
799
Extensor Tendon Injury Repair
803
Greater Trochanteric Bursa Injection
811
Knee Joint Aspiration and Injection
816
Olecranon Bursa Aspiration and Injection
824
Plantar Fascia Injection
828
Shoulder Injection
834
The Short Arm Cast
840
The Short Leg Cast
858
Lower Extremity Splinting
860
Upper Extremity Short Arm Splinting 870
897
Trigger Point Injection
898
Wrist Ganglia Aspiration and Injection
904
Pediatrics
909
Circumcision using Gomco Clamp and Dorsal Penile Block
911
Circumcision using the Mogen Clamp
917
Circumcision using the Plastibell Device 926
932
Pediatric Sedation
936
Suprapubic Bladder Catheterization
946
Appendices Appendix A Informed Consent
947
Appendix B Lines of Least Skin Tension Langer Appendix G Instruments and Materials in
956
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