The Trauma Manual: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

The Trauma Manual: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

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No member of the emergency room or trauma ward physician should be without this 4th edition of The Trauma Manual: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Designed to be used as a quick reference, this multidisciplinary pocket guide addresses all areas of trauma and emergency surgery with a list of key points at the end of each chapter. In addition to a new section on the intensive care unit and an extended section on surgical emergencies, this manual also covers GI hemorrhage, hernias, bowel obstruction, pancreatitis, biliary tract disease, and other surgical challenges faced by trauma and emergency surgery personnel. Organized in a chronological fashion following the usual events and phases of care after injury or acute surgical illness, this user-friendly manual is one guide every trauma surgeon, surgical resident, surgical critical care specialist, emergency medicine physician, and emergency or trauma nurse, will want to keep close by.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781451177947
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health
Publication date: 11/13/2012
Series: Lippincott Manual Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 824
File size: 16 MB
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Table of Contents

Contributing Authors     xi
Foreword   Ronald D. Stewart     xviii
Foreword   Donald D. Turnkey     xix
Preface     xx
Introduction to Trauma Care   R. Shayn Martin   J. Wayne Meredith     1
Patterns of Blunt Injury   Gregory D. Rushings   L.D. Britt     10
Patterns of Penetrating Injury   Gregory Jurkovich   Anthony J. Wilson     16
The Physiologic Response to Injury   Brian S. Zuckerbraun   Brian G. Harbrecht     23
Shock   Brian G. Harbrecht   Timothy R. Billiar     29
Prehospital Trauma, Triage, and Care   David C. Cone     34
Air Medical and Interhospital Transport   John S. Cole     52
Trauma Team Activation   Theodore R. Delbridge     58
Organization Prior to Trauma Patient Arrival   William S. Hoff     62
Adult Trauma Resuscitation   Michael Rhodes     71
Airway Management   Henry E. Wang   Donald M. Yealy     81
Vascular Access   Michael D. Pasquale   Michael Rhodes     92
Imaging of Trauma Patients   KevinMollen   Michael P. Federle     104
Interventional Radiology in Trauma   Patrick K. Kim   C. William Schwab     115
Documentation, Coding, Compliance, and EMTALA   Donald M. Yealy   Samir M. Fakhry     121
Operating Room Practice   Michael Rhodes     131
Head Injury   Vincente H. Gracias   Peter D. LeRoux     135
Injuries to the Spinal Cord and Spinal Column   Brian T. Jankowitz   William C. Welch   William F. Donaldson, III     145
Soft-Tissue Wounds of the Face   James M. Russavage     165
Bony Oral-Maxillofacial Injuries   Mark W. Ochs     175
Ophthalmic Injuries   S. Tonya Stefko   Randall L. Beatty     190
Penetrating Neck Trauma   Carol R. Schermer   Kenneth Boffard     197
Blunt Neck Injury   Tiffany K. Bee   Jeffrey A. Claridge   Martin A. Croce     203
Thoracic Injury   John P. Pryor   Juan A. Asensio     209
Thoracic Vascular Injury   John P. Pryor   Juan A. Asensio     230
Abdominal Injury   Alan A. Simeone   Heidi L. Frankel    George Velmahos     243
Abdominal Vascular Injury   Michael B. Shapiro     273
Damage Control   Eric A. Toschlog   Scott G. Sagraves   Michael F. Rotondo     283
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome   Robert A. Maxwell   Rao R. Ivatury     293
Genitourinary Injuries   C. William Schwab, II     297
Orthopedic Injuries   H.C. Pape   Paul T. Freudigman     307
Pelvic Fractures   Boris A. Zelle   Gary S. Gruen     322
Hand Trauma   Kodi K. Azari   Ronit Wollstein   W.P. Andrew Lee     332
Compartment Syndrome   Gregory A. Watson   John C. Lee     349
Peripheral Vascular Injuries   Ryan M. Levy   Louis H. Alarcon   Eric R. Frykberg     355
Soft-tissue Trauma   Kimberly A. Davis   Aurelio Rodriguez     370
Priorities in the ICU Care of the Adult Trauma Patient   Philip S. Barie   Soumitra R. Eachempati     375
Commonly Missed Injuries and Pitfalls   Gerard J. Fulda   Kimball I. Maull     424
Anesthesia for the Trauma Patient   James W. Krugh   Michael Rodricks   C. William Hanson, III     432
Trauma Pain Management   Donald M. Yealy     442
Hypothermia, Cold Injury, and Drowning   Samuel A. Tisherman     450
Blood Transfusion   Ajai K. Malhotra     458
Nutritional Intervention   Jodie A. Bryk   Juan B. Ochoa     469
Support of the Organ Donor   Carrie Smis   Juan B. Ochoa   Juan Carlos Puyana   Patrick M. Reilly     479
Burns/Inhalation Injury   James H. Holmes   David M. Heimbach     487
Pediatric Trauma   Barbara A. Gaines   Michael G. Scheidler   James M. Lynch   Henri R. Ford     499
Care of the Pregnant Trauma Patient   Glen Tinkoff     515
Geriatric Trauma   Donald R. Kauder     524
Rehabilitation after Trauma   Ross Zafonte   Louis Penrod   John Horton     533
Venous Thromboembolism   Tracy Bilski   Patrick M. Reilly     543
Disasters/Multicasualty Accidents   Susan M. Briggs     552
Injury Prevention   Charles C. Branas     557
Miscellaneous Procedures   Glen Tinkoff   Forrest O. Moore     565
Introduction to Emergency Surgery   Michael Rhodes     573
Evaluation of Acute Abdominal Pain   Rohit K. Sahai   Raquel M. Forsythe     574
The Approach and Resuscitation of the General Surgery Patient   Vishal Bansal   Louis Alarcon     585
PreOperative Assessment of the Surgical Patient   Francis X. Solano, Jr.   Anthony B. Fiorillo     590
Infections of Trauma Patients   Philip S. Barie   Soumitra R. Eachempati     596
The Acute Abdomen in Intensive Care Unit Patients   Eric L. Marderstein   Matthew Rosengart     618
Vascular Emergencies   Joel E. Barbato   Edith Tzeng     626
Gastrointestinal Bleeding   Andrew Watson   James Moser     636
Esophageal Emergencies   Percival Buenaventura   James D. Luketich     644
Stomach, Duodenum, Small Intestine, Appendix, and Colon   Raghuveer Vallabhaneni   Michael Stang   Jose Prince     649
Bowel Obstruction   Paul R. Klepchick   Steven J. Hughes     675
Acute Anorectal Pain   Linda M. Farkas   Frederick J. Denstman      683
Incarcerated Hernias   Michael C. Coello   Vaishali Dixit Schuchert     691
Acute Cholecystitis, Cholangitis, and Pancreatitis   Geetha Jeyabalan   Kenneth K.W. Lee     701
Obstetric and Gynecologic Emergencies   Glenn Updike     718
Injury Scales     730
Tetanus Prophylaxis     744
Frequently Used Forms     748
Index     765

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