Atlas of Primary Care Procedures

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004 - Medical - 627 pages

Atlas of Primary Care Procedures is a comprehensive, hands-on resource on the medical procedures most commonly performed in an office setting. The text presents practitioners with step-by-step instructions for performing more than 70 procedures. More than 700 images fully illustrate each procedure. Plus, common pitfalls are discussed along with strategies to avoid them when performing certain procedures. Each chapter includes: ordering information for necessary materials or equipment, CPT codes, and average fees for each procedure.

 

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Contents

Incision and Drainage of Abscesses
5
Thoracentesis
18
Chest Tube Insertion
31
Abdominal Paracentesis
44
Ring Removal
51
Fishhook Removal
59
Local Anesthesia Administration
73
Shave Biopsy
85
Gomco Clamp Circumcision
337
NoScalpel Vasectomy
347
GASTROENTEROLOGY
361
Anoscopy with Biopsy
365
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
370
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
384
Colonoscopy
399
Excision of Thrombosed External Hemorrhoids
411

Fusiform Excision
93
Skin Tag Removal
105
Running Cutaneous and Intracutaneous Sutures
119
Horizontal Mattress Suture Placement
128
Minimal Excision Technique for Removing Epidermal Cysts
134
Skin Cryosurgery
145
Dermal Radiosurgical Feathering and Ablation
151
Tangential Laceration Repair
161
Field Block Anesthesia
167
Lipoma Removal
172
The Basic Zplasty
181
Advancement Flap Placement
187
The OtoZ Plasty
193
Sclerotherapy
199
NAIL PROCEDURES 29 Digital Nerve Block
211
Subungual Hematoma Drainage
223
Nail Bed Biopsy
227
Paronychia Surgery
234
Digital Mucous Cyst Removal
239
GYNECOLOGY AND UROLOGY
245
Endometrial Biopsy
247
Cervical Polyp Removal
254
Colposcopy and Directed Cervical Biopsy
258
Cryotherapy for the Uterine Cervix
272
Loop Electrosurgical Excisional Procedure
279
Treatment of Bartholins Gland Cysts and Abscesses
293
Treatment of Noncervical Human Papillomavirus Genital Infections
300
FineNeedle Aspiration of the Breast
313
Fitting Contraceptive Diaphragms
323
Intrauterine Device Insertion and Removal
327
Treatment of Internal Hemorrhoids
416
EAR NOSE AND THROAT PROCEDURES
425
Conjunctival and Corneal Foreign Body Removal
429
Chalazia Removal
437
Treatment for Anterior Epistaxis
443
Flexible Nasolaryngoscopy
451
Cerumen Impaction Removal
465
Foreign Body Removal from the Auditory Canal and Nasal Cavity
471
MUSCULOSKELETAL PROCEDURES 59 Greater Trochanteric Bursa Injection
481
Shoulder Injection
485
Knee Joint Aspiration and Injection
493
Reduction of Radial Head Subluxation Nursemaids Elbow
503
Plantar Fascia Injection
509
Trigger Point Injection
513
Trigger Finger Injection
520
De Quervains Tenosynovitis Injection
527
The Short Arm Cast
532
The Short Leg Cast
545
Extensor Tendon Repair
559
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Injection
567
Aspiration and Injection of Olecranon Bursitis
574
Aspiration and Injection of Wrist Ganglia
579
APPENDICES
585
Instruments and Materials in the Office Surgery Tray
587
Instruments and Materials in a Standard Gynecological Tray
588
Recommended Suture Removal Times
589
Suggested Tray for Soft Tissue Aspiration and Injection
590
Skin Preparation Recommendations
596
Informed Consent
602
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