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Making Sense of Your Surgical Attachment

A Hands-On Guide, 1st Edition

By Paul Sutton

CRC Press

176 pages

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pub: 2007-12-28
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Your surgical attachment is fast approaching and you have a number of questions that need answering to help you make the most of your experience… Making Sense of Your Surgical Attachment will answer them for you. Everything you need to know about the operating theatre and the use of surgical instruments is packed into this one handy guide:* The n

Table of Contents

Foreword Introduction from the Editor Acknowledgements Abbreviations 1 Perioperative care 2 Anaesthesia and the anaesthetic room 3 The operating theatre 4 Scrubbing up 5 Surgical instruments 6 The art of suturing and assisting 7 Electrosurgery 8 Minimal access surgery 9 Health, safety and surgeons 10 You as a trainee Index

About the Author

The authors all undertook their medical and surgical training at the University of Nottingham Medical School, and were final year students at the time of writing. They held the following positions with the University of Nottingham's Surgical Society SCRUBS:

Author and Editor: Paul Sutton, Junior Doctor at Derby City Hospital and 2005/6 President of SCRUBS


Polly Drew, 2006/7 President of SCRUBS

Rebecca Lee, 2006/7 Vice-President of SCRUBS

Michele Chimenti, Clinical Co-ordinator on the 2006/7 SCRUBS committee

David Lee, Clinical Co-ordinator on the 2006/7 SCRUBS committee

Editorial Advisor: Michael Larvin, Professor of Surgery at Nottingham University and responsible for the Surgeons in Training Education Programme (STEP) at the Royal College of Surgeons of England

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / General
MEDICAL / Surgery / General