Perioperative medicine : managing surgical patients with medical problems /

Medical handbooks rarely provide advice on what to do when your patient has to undergo surgery. Similarly surgical handbooks focus on conditions that need surgery, and the main problems caused by that surgery. In contrast, Perioperative Medicine is a concise, practical text that gives junior doctors...

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Author / Creator:Chikwe, Joanna.
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Description:1 online resource (xxii, 433 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:Oxford specialist handbooks
Oxford medical publications
Oxford specialist handbooks.
Oxford medical publications.
Subject:Therapeutics, Surgical -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Surgery -- Complications -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Preoperative care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Postoperative care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Perioperative Care -- methods.
Intraoperative Complications -- prevention & control.
Postoperative Complications -- prevention & control.
MEDICAL -- Prosthesis.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Postoperative care.
Preoperative care.
Surgery -- Complications.
Therapeutics, Surgical.
Complications peropératoires -- prévention et contrôle.
Complications postopératoires -- prévention et contrôle.
Soins préopératoires.
Soins postopératoires.
Chirurgie -- Complications -- Prévention.
Electronic books.
Handbook.
Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11138979
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Other uniform titles:Perioperative medicine.
Other authors / contributors:Walther, Axel, 1968-
Jones, Philip, 1969-
ISBN:9780191559846
0191559849
9780199533350
0199533350
Notes:Revised edition of: Perioperative medicine. 2000.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Medical handbooks rarely provide advice on what to do when your patient has to undergo surgery. Similarly surgical handbooks focus on conditions that need surgery, and the main problems caused by that surgery. In contrast, Perioperative Medicine is a concise, practical text that gives junior doctors the guidance that they need to cope with medical problems in surgical patients that might occur early in pre-assessment clinic, the night before surgery, out-of-hours or on the wards post-operatively. It is an invaluable guide to covering surgical patients, and appeals to a wide readership, including.
Other form:Print version: Chikwe, Joanna. Perioperative medicine. 2nd ed. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009 9780199533350