Trauma Manual, 4/e / Edition 1

Trauma Manual, 4/e / Edition 1

by Ernest Moore, Kenneth Mattox, David Feliciano, Kenneth L. Mattox
     
 

The best way to keep up with the dynamic field of trauma surgery-and to keep up-to-date answers nearby-this compact resource gives you quick and definitive solutions from the field's leading text, Moore's Trauma, Fourth Edition.

* Condensed from and indexed to the world's leading trauma text

* Succinct, accessible coverage of surgical trauma management

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Overview

The best way to keep up with the dynamic field of trauma surgery-and to keep up-to-date answers nearby-this compact resource gives you quick and definitive solutions from the field's leading text, Moore's Trauma, Fourth Edition.

* Condensed from and indexed to the world's leading trauma text

* Succinct, accessible coverage of surgical trauma management

* Bulleted for quick absorption

* Algorithmic treatment and diagnostic options

* Illustrated common laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures

* Strong section on pain management

* The most up-to-date, pocketable trauma surgery guide you can find

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071365086
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/2002
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
540
Product dimensions:
4.70(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.11(d)

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McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

Table of Contents

Trauma Manual, 4/e


1Injury Scoring


2Trauma Triage


3Prehospital Care


4Kinematics of Trauma


5Initial Assessment


6Airway


7Management of Shock


8Transfusion, Autotransfusion, and Blood Substitutes


9Emergency Department Thoracotomy


10Trauma Ultrasound


11Anesthesia


12Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Infection


13Injury to the Cranium


14Injury to the Eye


15Facial Trauma


16Penetrating and Blunt Neck Trauma


17Injury to the Vertebrae and Spinal Cord


18Indications for Thoracotomy


19Injury to the Chest, Wall, & Lung


20Injury to the Esophagus, Trachea, & Bronchus


21Injury to the Lung and Pleura


22The Injured Heart


23Injury to the Thoracic Great Vessels


24Abdominal Trauma, Including Indications for Celiotomy


25Injury to the Diaphragm


26Liver and Biliary Tract Trauma


27Injury to the Spleen


28Stomach and Small Bowel


29Duodenum and Pancreas


30Injury to the Colon and Rectum


31Abdominal Vascular Injury


32Pelvic Fractures


33Genitourinary Trauma


34Reproductive System Trauma


35Trauma Damage Control


36Upper Extremity


37The Hand


38Lower Extremity Fractures


39Peripheral Vascular Surgery


40Peripheral Nerve Injury


41Alcohol & Drugs


42Pediatric Trauma


43Geriatric Trauma: Patterns, Care, & Outcomes


44Wounds, Bites, & Stings


45Burns and Radiation Injuries


46Temperature-Associated Injuries and Syndromes


47Rehabilitation


48Management of Battle Casualties


49Principles of Critical Care


50Bleeding and Coagulation Complications


51Cardiovascular Failure


52Respiratory Insufficiency


53Acute Renal Failure


54Nutritional Support


55The Immune Response


56Postinjury Multiple-Organ Failure


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