Surgery on Call / Edition 3

Surgery on Call / Edition 3

by Alan T. Lefor, Leonard G. Gomella, Douglas L. Fraker, Eric A. Wiebke
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838588174

ISBN-13: 9780838588178

Pub. Date: 06/05/2001

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The ON CALL Series

*Concise and portable for “on-the-spot” treatment advice

*Comprehensive overview of the initial evaluation and treatment

*Features the most frequently encountered problems in a specialty

*Includes laboratory and diagnostic tests, procedures, and commonly used medications

*Perfect for residents and students on the

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Overview

The ON CALL Series

*Concise and portable for “on-the-spot” treatment advice

*Comprehensive overview of the initial evaluation and treatment

*Features the most frequently encountered problems in a specialty

*Includes laboratory and diagnostic tests, procedures, and commonly used medications

*Perfect for residents and students on the wards

Over 80 of the most common internal medicine problems. Thoroughly revised to reflect current practices and treatment options.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838588178
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
06/05/2001
Series:
Lange Series
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
4.08(w) x 6.95(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

IOn-call problems1
1Abdominal distention1
2Abdominal pain6
3Acidosis15
4Alkalosis19
5Anaphylaxis (drug reaction)22
6Anemia25
7Arterial line problems28
8Aspiration31
9Bradycardia34
10Bright red blood per rectum (hematochezia)39
11Cardiopulmonary arrest44
12Chest pain54
13Chest tube problems63
14Changing neurologic status66
15Coagulopathy70
16Colostomy problems74
17Coma & acute mental status changes77
18Constipation80
19Cough82
20CVP (central venous line) problems86
21Death89
22Diarrhea93
23Drain output - changing amount97
24Drain output - changing character101
25DTs (delirium tremens)103
26Dyspnea106
27Dysuria110
28Epistaxis112
29Epidural catheter problems114
30Fall from bed116
31Fever119
32Fire in the operating room124
33Foley catheter problems127
34Headache130
35Hematemesis132
36Hematuria136
37Hemoptysis141
38Hiccups (singultus)145
39Hypercalcemia147
40Hyperglycemia151
41Hyperkalemia155
42Hypernatremia158
43Hypertension161
44Hypocalcemia165
45Hypoglycemia168
46Hypokalemia170
47Hyponatremia174
48Hypotension (shock)178
49Hypoxia183
50Inability to void (urinary retention)186
51Insomnia189
52Irregular pulse192
53IV (intravenous) access problems195
54Nausea/vomiting197
55Nasogastric tube management - bloody drainage201
56Nasogastric tube management - change in amount of output203
57Oliguria/anuria205
58Paresthesias209
59Phlebitis211
60Postoperative pain management213
61Pruritus215
62Pulmonary artery catheter problems217
63Pulseless extremity220
64Seizures224
65Suprapubic catheter problems227
66Swollen extremity229
67Syncope232
68Tachycardia234
69Transfusion reaction238
70Trauma assessment & resuscitation240
71Vaginal bleeding244
72Ventilator management : agitation246
73Ventilator management : high Fio[subscript 2]249
74Ventilator management : high peak pressure253
75Ventilator management : low Po[subscript 2]/high Pco[subscript 2]255
76Wheezing258
77Wound dehiscence262
78Wound drainage264
IILaboratory tests & their interpretation268
IIIBedside procedures332
1Arterial line placement334
2Arterial puncture336
3Bladder catheterization338
4Central venous catheterization340
5Chest tube placement347
6Cricothyrotomy (needle & surgical)350
7Endotracheal intubation352
8Gastrointestinal intubation354
9Iv techniques357
10Joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)359
11Lumbar puncture LP363
12Paracentesis367
13Pericardiocentesis369
14Peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC)371
15Peritoneal lavage373
16Pulmonary artery catheterization375
17Sigmoidoscopy380
18Thoracentesis381
IVFluids & electrolytes385
VNutritional management of the surgical patient390
VIBlood component therapy409
VIIVentilator man management418
VIIIManagement of perioperative complications432
IXCommonly used medications447
Generic drugs456

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