Surgical Technology Examination / Edition 6

Surgical Technology Examination / Edition 6

by Carolan Sherman, Mary Chmielewski
     
 

More than 1,700 Q&As provide the most complete review available for the surgical technology certification exam

Includes companion CD-ROM

LANGE Q&A: Surgical Technology Examination, 6e delivers 1,700 Q&As covering topics found on the national certification examination. The book includes detailed answer explanations and covers all major areas

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Overview

More than 1,700 Q&As provide the most complete review available for the surgical technology certification exam

Includes companion CD-ROM

LANGE Q&A: Surgical Technology Examination, 6e delivers 1,700 Q&As covering topics found on the national certification examination. The book includes detailed answer explanations and covers all major areas of surgical technology curriculum. The Sixth Edition has been updated to cover the latest surgical techniques, instruments and procedures.

Features

  • Companion CD-ROM enables you to customize your exams and keep track of your scores
  • Organized into six core sections: Fundamental Knowledge, Infection Control, Concpets of Patient Care, Preoperative Preparation, Intraoperative and Postoperative Procedures, and Technology in the Operating Room
  • NEW chapters on robotics and endoscopic surgery
  • Update your surgical know-how with the latest information on specific procedures such as orthpedics, plastic surgery, and emergency procedures
  • NEW instrument chapter with more than 60 photos
  • Great for use during coursework and for intensive exam preparation

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071745765
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
04/23/2012
Series:
LANGE Q&A Allied Health Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
339
Sales rank:
172,562
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1 Fundamental Knowledge

1.Medical Terminology

2.Anatomy and Physiology

3.Microbiology

4.Pharmacology and Anesthesia

Section 2 Infection Control

5.Aseptic Technique

6.Sterilization and Disinfection

7.Operating Room Environment

Section 3 Concepts of Patient Care

8.Transportation and Positioning

9.Observation

10.Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

11.Medical, Ethical, and Legal Responsibilities

12.Occupational Hazards

Section 4 Preoperative Preparation

13.Consents

14.Skin Preparation and Draping

15.Instruments

16.Equipment and Supplies

17.Counts and Specimens

18.Sutures and Drains

Section 5 Intraoperative and Postoperative Procedures

19.General Surgery

20.Obstetrics and Gynecology

21.Ophthalmology

22.Otorhinolaryngology

23.Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

24.Genitourinary Surgery

25.Thoracic Surgery

26.Cardiovascular and Peripheral Vascular Surgery

27.Orthopedic Surgery

28.Neurosurgery

29.Pediatric Surgery

30.Emergency Procedures

Section 6 Technology in the Operating Room

31.Computers

32.Surgical Applications of Electricity

33.Physics and Medicine

34.Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS)

35.Surgical Robots

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