Urological Emergencies In Clinical Practice

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Urological Emergencies in Clinical Practice, Second Edition, is a well-researched pocket book that provides a comprehensive summary of urological emergencies and their management, in a form that is concise, relevant to the target audience and readily available. While the description of each emergency condition is comprehensive, the emphasis is on the practical approach to the conditions which are likely to be encountered.

Since the first edition, there have been new guidelines ...

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Overview

Urological Emergencies in Clinical Practice, Second Edition, is a well-researched pocket book that provides a comprehensive summary of urological emergencies and their management, in a form that is concise, relevant to the target audience and readily available. While the description of each emergency condition is comprehensive, the emphasis is on the practical approach to the conditions which are likely to be encountered.

Since the first edition, there have been new guidelines published by the European Association of Urology which are incorporated in the new edition of this book. Furthermore this edition contains a chapter on pediatric urological emergencies.

For the doctor or nurse expected to provide the initial assessment and management of a condition with which he or she has had very limited experience, Urological Emergencies in Clinical Practice, Second Edition will provide an invaluable source of information and advice.

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Reviewer: John P. Spirnak, MD(University Hospitals of Cleveland)
Description: This is a concise yet thorough review of urologic emergencies, written in a manner that is easy to reference in times of clinical emergencies.
Purpose: The purpose is to summarize adult and pediatric urologic emergencies and their management, diagnosis, and treatment in a concise yet thorough format. The authors have met their stated objectives. Although there are many textbooks dealing with urologic emergencies, there are few if any written in this format.
Audience: The book targets residents in any surgical specialty that deals with emergency situations. It will serve as an excellent quick reference guide for urology residents. The authors are noted British urologists and a radiologist.
Features: All aspects of urologic emergencies are covered. Physical findings, diagnostic techniques, and treatment options are reviewed in a concisely and thoroughly. The book is divided into chapters dealing with specific commonly seen urologic problems. Differential diagnoses are covered, as are recommended diagnostic studies.
Assessment: This is a well written review of urologic emergencies. It is well organized and will serve as a quick reference for all doctors in training. Urology residents will find it to be indispensable. The small size of the book will allow it to fit in any pocket.

4 Stars! from Doody
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781447127192
  • Publisher: Springer London
  • Publication date: 6/30/2013
  • Edition description: 2nd ed. 2013
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Presenting Symptoms of Urological Emergencies.- Lower Urinary Tract Emergencies.- Nontraumatic Renal Emergencies.- Other Infective Urological Emergencies.- Traumatic Urological Emergencies.- Scrotal and Genital Emergencies.- Postoperative Emergencies After Urological Surgery.- Ureteric Colic in Pregnancy.- Management of Urological Neoplastic Conditions Presenting as Emergencies.- Pediatric emergencies.- Common Emergency Urological Procedures.

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