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Current surgical guidelines

Author: Abdullah Jibawi; David Cade
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Series: Oxford medical publications.
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Although there are various official websites and printed guidelines available for the surgical sub-specialties, such as the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) and the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE), there is currently no central place for these guidelines to be accessed. Current Surgical Guidelines provides such a reference for those embarking on their surgical training,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Practice Guideline
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jibawi, Abdullah.
Current surgical guidelines.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010
(DLC) 2010290774
(OCoLC)317747945
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Abdullah Jibawi; David Cade
ISBN: 9780191575723 0191575720
OCLC Number: 801406371
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 420 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Part 1 Principles of evidence-based medicine; 1 Principles of evidence-based medicine; Principles of evidence-based medicine; Basic facts; EBM useful terms and techniques; Further reading; Part 2 General care of the surgical patient; 2 Principles of good surgical practice; Principles of good surgical practice; Background; Terminology; By the bedside; Clinical assessment; Record keeping; Performing procedures; Discharge patients and handover practice; Dealing with emergencies; Working with colleagues; Further reading; 3 Principles of admission management. Principles of admission managementBackground; Admission process--good practice; Discharging patients from hospital; Effective admission management--audit areas; Further reading; 4 Day case surgery; Day case surgery; Background; Selection criteria; Discharging patients; Further reading; 5 Good consent practice; Good consent practice; Background; Providing sufficient information; Who should obtain consent?; Good consent practice; Withholding information; Patients lacking capacity; Good consent practice--audit areas; Further reading; 6 Preoperative assessment; Preoperative assessment; Background. General evaluationPreoperative investigations; Further reading; Assessment of cardiovascular system; Background; Cardiac risk factors; Cumulative cardiac risk index; Action plan; Further reading; Assessment of respiratory system; Background; Risk factors; Predicting pulmonary risk; Risk reduction strategies; Other preoperative issues--specific advice and organization; Further reading; 7 Perioperative fasting; Perioperative fasting; Background; Healthy adults--'the 2 and 6 rule'; Children undergoing elective surgery--'the 2, 4, and 6 rule'; Higher risk adults and children. Post-operative oral intake in elective surgeryExceptions from the guidelines; Further reading; 8 Perioperative medical complications; Cardiovascular complications; Perioperative myocardial infarction (PMI); Atrial fibrillation (AF); Further reading; Respiratory complications; Post-operative atelectasis; Bronchospasm and asthma-like reaction; Anaphylactic reaction; Further reading; Renal complications; Acute renal failure (ARF); Further reading; Neurological complications; Transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and stroke; Further reading; 9 Principles of wound care; Principles of wound care. BackgroundWound assessment; Wound management; Wound cleansing and pressure relief; Tissue management (debridement); Infection control; Dressing selection; Further reading; 10 Preoperative assessment of bleeding risk; Preoperative assessment of bleeding risk; Background; Clinical assessment; Laboratory assessment; Management of bleeding tendency; Further reading; 11 Venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis; Venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis; Basic facts; Prophylaxis methods; Current recommendations; Further reading; 12 Prevention of infective endocarditis (IE).
Series Title: Oxford medical publications.
Responsibility: Abdullah Jibawi, David Cade.
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Guidelines are an essential part of Royal College exams and teaching, making this concise, consistent summary of all currently available guidelines in surgery invaluable for trainees, and all  Read more...

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