Wounds and Lacerations: Emergency Care and Closure

Wounds and Lacerations: Emergency Care and Closure

by Alexander T. Trott

Hardcover(Older Edition)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801651540
Publisher: Mosby, Incorporated
Publication date: 09/01/1990
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 332
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

1. Emergency Wound Care: An Overview

2. Patient Evaluation and Wound Assessment

3. Anatomy of Wound Repair

4. Surface Injury and Wound Healing

5. Wound Care and the Pediatric Patient

6. Infiltration and Nerve Block Anesthesia

7. Wound Cleansing and Irrigation

8. Instruments and Suture Materials

9. Decisions Before Closure—Timing, Debridement, Consultation

10. Basic Laceration Repair: Principles and Techniques

11. Complex Wounds: Advanced Repair Techniques

12. Special Anatomic Sites

13. The Hand

14. Tissue Adhesives and Alternate Wound Closure

15. Bite Wounds

16. Common Wound Care Problems

17. Minor Burns

18. Cutaneous and Superficial Abscesses

19. Complicated and Chronic Wounds

20. Wound Dressing and Bandaging Techniques

21. Tetanus Immunity and Antibiotic Wound Prophylaxis

22. Suture Removal and Wound Aftercare

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