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Pocket Guide to the Operating Room

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The third edition is an invaluable reference book for the novice perioperative nurse or surgical technologist. For someone studying for the CNOR, this is a tremendous resource book and study guide. — The AORN Journal, December 2008 This pocket guide presents more than 500 surgical procedures State-of-the-art revisions familiarize the reader with new standards of excellence for care of the surgical patient in the perioperative environment. For each procedure, you ll find a definition discussion description of the surgery preparation of the patient skin preparation draping technique instrumentation supplies and special notes pertinent to that surgery. Comprehensive patient care is addressed, including psychological care of the patient in surgery safety measures for the patient and perioperative personnel the written record of intra-, pre- and postoperative care The Joint Commission s Universal Protocol and AORN s standards and recommended practices, (including correct site and laterality considerations). Its in-depth coverage also encompasses charting as a legal document patient teaching detailed surgical patient positioning with drawings anesthesia and anesthetic agents laser application robotics endoscopy (including laparoscopic, hysteroscopic, thoracoscopic, and arthroscopic procedures) microsurgery (including microendoscopy and microneuroendoscopy) harmonic scalpel argon beam coagulator special considerations for the pediatric patient in surgery, (including anesthesia modifications and surgical procedures).

Book News Annotation:

A clinical nurse with the Medical Center of Tarzana describe 500 surgical procedures arranged into 43 body system and specialty chapters, and lists positioning practices, skin preparation, draping techniques, equipment, instrumentation, and supplies. Opening chapters review safety measures, anesthesia, laser technology, endoscopy, the harmonic scalpel, and the argon beam coagulator. The third edition adds chapters on dental surgery and intraoperative radiotherapy, and 40 procedures. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Handy pocket guide to moe than 400 surgical procedures. For each procedure you'll find: a definition and description, preparation of the patient, skin preparation, draping technique, equipment needed, instrumentation, supplies, and special notes. All aspects of patient care are addressed including psychological care of the patient in surgery, safety measures for the patient and the operative team, the written record of intra-, pre- and postoperative care, and the application of JCAHO Universal Protocols for correct identification of the patient including correct site and laterality.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780803612266
Author:
Goldman, Maxine A.
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Subject:
Allied Health Services - General
Subject:
Surgery, operative
Subject:
Equipment and supplies
Subject:
Surgery - General
Subject:
Medical Procedure
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Surgical Procedures, Operative -- methods.
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Professional Medical Reference
Edition Number:
3
Series:
Pocket Guide to Operating Room
Publication Date:
20071231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
1252
Dimensions:
7.74x4.54x1.38 in. 1.50 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Handy pocket guide to moe than 400 surgical procedures. For each procedure you'll find: a definition and description, preparation of the patient, skin preparation, draping technique, equipment needed, instrumentation, supplies, and special notes. All aspects of patient care are addressed including psychological care of the patient in surgery, safety measures for the patient and the operative team, the written record of intra-, pre- and postoperative care, and the application of JCAHO Universal Protocols for correct identification of the patient including correct site and laterality.
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