The Washington Manual Surgery Survival Guide
Jeremy Goodman, Nirmal Veeramachaneni, Emily Winslow
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003 - Medical - 321 pages
Prepared by residents and fellows at Washington University School of Medicine, this pocket-sized survival guide provides all the essential information that every surgery intern needs from Day 1 on the wards—including daily routine, rounds, chart reviews, preoperative and postoperative care, operating room conduct, radiology, critical care, and interaction with families, colleagues, and allied health professionals. Content includes algorithms, useful formulas, patient notes, and common calls and complaints. Comprehensive sections on common problems in general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedic surgery, urology, and plastic surgery present evaluation, diagnostic testing, and treatment in an easy-to-follow format. Other chapters cover crashing patients, tubes and drains, bleeding, codes, and nutrition.
The Washington ManualŪ Surgery Survival Guide is also available electronically for handheld computers. See PDA listing for details.
The Washington ManualŪ is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.
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Preoperative Cardiac Assessment
Preoperative Blood Work and Imaging
Preoperative Holding Area
Communicating with the Radiology Department
Total Parenteral Nutrition
Approach to Common Problems in Neurosurgery
SURGICAL SUBSPECIALTIES ORTHOPEDICSURGERY
Approach to Orthopedic Injuries
Nausea and Vomiting
Patient Doesnt Look Right
Abdominal Observation Patients
Common Calls in Urology
Plastic Surgery Essentials
Nasoenteric Tube Placement
Central Venous Access
Patient Data Tracking Form