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Complications in Surgery and Trauma

1st Edition

Edited by Stephen Cohn

CRC Press

688 pages

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eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429163371
pub: 2006-09-26
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The only in-depth source to focus specifically on surgical complications, this reference provides practical information on the incidence, management, and avoidance of complications encountered during and after surgical procedures. Spanning the vast array of complications related to a wide variety of preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative e

Table of Contents

Complications in Anesthesia. Complications of Acute Fluid Loss and Replacement. Complications of Antibiotic Therapy. Complications of Blood and Blood-Product Transfusion. Hypovolemic and Septic Shock..Complications Associated with the Use of Invasive Devices in the Intensive Care Unit..Complications of Abdominal Wall Surgery and Hernia Repair. Complications of Biliary Tract Surgery and Trauma. Complications of Intestinal Surgery.Complications of Gastric Surgery. Complications in Hepatic Surgery and Trauma. Complications of Pancreatic Surgery and Trauma. Complications of Splenic Surgery. Complications of Laparoscopy in General Surgery. Complications in Liver Transplantation. Complications of Breast Surgery. Complications of Thyroidectomy and Parathyroidectomy. Complications of Adrenal Gland Surgery. Complications Associated with Surgery for Enteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors. Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumors. Complications of Pulmonary and Chest Wall Resection..Complications of Esophageal Surgery and Trauma. Respiratory Failure After Surgery or Trauma. Complications of Lung Transplantation. Complications after Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Cardiac Arrest.

Complications of Vascular Surgery. Acute Complications of Cardiovascular Surgery and Trauma. Complications of Cardiac Transplantation.Complications of Mechanical Circulatory Support. Venous Thromboembolism. Epidemiological, Organizational, and Educational Aspects of Trauma Care. Competing Priorities in the Trauma Patient. Complications of Dislocations. Complications of Amputations. Complications of Hand Surgery. Post-Operative Pain Management. Complications after Craniotomy. Spinal Cord Trauma. Complications of Nerve Injury and Repair. Psychological and Behavioral Complications of Trauma. Complications of Wound Repair. Complications of Thermal Injuries. Complications of Skin Grafting. Complications of Reconstructive Surgery. Complications in Gynecologic Surgery. Complications of Bladder and Prostate Surg

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Emergency Medicine
MEDICAL / Surgery / General