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Surgery at a Glance

Surgery at a Glance

  • Author: Pierce A. Grace,Neil R. Borley
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118272196
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 208
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This new edition of Surgery at a Glance provides a concise and visually-orientated summary of a comprehensive lecture course in surgery. Following the easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented with clear illustrations and key facts encapsulating all that you need to know. The book is coherently divided into clinical presentations followed by major surgical conditions. Exploring core principals and important diseases, it is an accessible companion to any surgery core text, and is ideally placed to support the current curriculum. Surgery at a Glance: • Features brand new chapters on Orthopaedics and updates on the management of surgical conditions • Includes more revision-friendly elements for quick reference • Is fully supported by a resource website at www.testgeneralsurgery.com containing both MCQs and short answer questions

Minor Surgery at a Glance

Minor Surgery at a Glance

  • Author: Helen Mohan,Desmond Winter
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118561449
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 120
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Minor Surgery at a Glance is an essential companion for those who wish to learn or familiarise themselves with minor surgery, including trainees and practising surgeons, dermatologists, GPs, and emergency medicine physicians. Covering the basic principles of minor surgery, as well as offering an overview of techniques and common procedures accompanied by step-by-step illustrations, this book also provides concise summaries of vital information and the clinical practicalities. Providing an accessible and practical introduction to a rapidly expanding area of practice, Minor Surgery at a Glance is ideal for medical students, foundation programme doctors, and trainees in a wide variety of disciplines who perform minor operations.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at a Glance

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at a Glance

  • Author: Morgan McMonagle,Matthew Stephenson
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118496035
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 160
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Following the popular and accessible at a Glance format, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at a Glance demystifies the important concepts of vascular disease and vascular surgery. Featuring in-depth details of common vascular topics, to rarer presentations, this is an ideal guide for those interested in a variety of subjects relating to this rapidly expanding area. This is a must-read for any specialist at all levels who has an on-going commitment to vascular disease management and medical education. Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at a Glance: Comprehensively covers the key concepts and core practical procedures with superb illustrations Is a brilliant companion to the emerging curriculum for specialist vascular training Is an excellent source of information and management guidelines for interdisciplinary specialties Includes a companion website at www.ataglanceseries.com/vascular featuring a wide range of interactive multiple choice questions This title forms a succinct overview of vascular disease management, giving salient points relevant to general surgery examinations, for those requiring an in-depth yet manageable introduction to vascular diseases, and for those entering this prevalent field as a stand-alone specialty.

Clinical Surgery

Clinical Surgery

  • Author: Alfred Cuschieri,Pierce A. Grace,Ara Darzi,Neil R. Borley,David I. Rowley
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118343956
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 832
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Blackwell's Clinical Surgery has established itself as anexcellent indispensable resource for undergraduate medical studentsand house officers. The first edition was Awarded 1997 BMACertificate of Commendation. Written by an outstanding team ofeditors and expert contirbutors, the new updaetd and revisededition has been designed as a complete learning guide. Unlike competing titles, Clinical Surgery covers thefollowing all in one book! Symptoms and signs of surgical disease Diagnosis and investigations Treatment and procedures The book is divided into five sections: Clinical Skills and Investigations Perioperative Care The Management Of Acute Surgical Illness and Trauma General Surgery Specialist Surgery The new edition features: Revised chapters with updated and refreshed material, writtenin a systematic format to aid learning and enhanceunderstanding 15 new chapters with more information providing you witheverything you need to know Blackwell's famous At A Glance boxes for the most commonsurgical conditions and common clinical presentations Must Know/Must Do boxes - to aid learning and revisionthrough self-assessment Clinically orientated information on practical procedures Evidence Based Medicine references for further reading andresearch Excellent full colour illustrations and a new attractive andeasy to use format The second edition of Clinical Surgery is perfect forundergraduate and junior doctors alike as well as other healthprofessionals who need a comprehensive account of surgery in allthe major medical specialities. With a strong emphasis on clinicalpractice and the necessary knowledge and skills, this is a must-buyfor anyone going on a surgical rotation. Clinical Surgery isintended to teach you everything you need to know about surgery atthe start of your career. Pre-publication quotes "I do not think it is an understatement to say that it is arevolutionary book. It is obviously written with integrated coursesvery much in mind and manages to integrate the basic sciences withclinical information very well.... Maybe above all things, this isa very practically orientated book and really attempts to mould themedical student in to a very good house officer." SHO, Leeds

Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance

Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance

  • Author: Ian Peate
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118902750
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 184
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Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for nursing and healthcare students from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series. This easy-to-read, accessible guide brings together all the key principles of caring for patients with medical and surgical needs. Highly visual, each topic is covered in one two-page spread, making it easy to quickly read up on key information and grasp the essentials of the key aspects of caring for the adult patient. A clear and accessible foundation of the need to know aspects of medicine and surgery for nurses Takes a systems approach exploring nursing care of key medical and surgical conditions and disorders Covers assessment, nutrition, pain, infection control Supported by a companion website with over 300 interactive multiple choice questions Provides need-to-know information in a quick-reference format Written from a UK perspective, with application to clinical practice A companion website is available at www.ataglanceseries.com/nursing/medsurg featuring interactive multiple choice questions Medical-Surgical Nursing at a Glance is ideal for nursing students looking for a clear and visual summary of care of the adult patient.

The Respiratory System at a Glance

The Respiratory System at a Glance

  • Author: Jeremy P. T. Ward,Jane Ward,Richard M. Leach
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118293738
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 128
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Following the familiar, easy to use at a Glance format, and now in full-colour, The Respiratory System at a Glance is an accessible introduction and revision text for medical students. Reflecting changes to the content and assessment methods used in medical education and published clinical recommendations, this at a Glance provides a user-friendly overview of the respiratory system to encapsulate all that the student needs to know. This new edition of The Respiratory System at a Glance: Integrates both basic and clinical science - ideal for systems-based courses Includes both the pathophysiology and clinical aspects of the respiratory system Features more case studies, updated and colour figures, and new chapters on the epidemiology of respiratory disease, public health issues, and Sarcoidosis Includes self-assessment questions and answers and an appendix of tables of standard values Provides a simple 'one-stop' easy to use course and revision text

Implant Dentistry at a Glance

Implant Dentistry at a Glance

  • Author: Jacques Malet,Francis Mora,Philippe Bouchard
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119292603
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 248
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The second edition of Implant Dentistry at a Glance, in the highly popular at a Glance series, provides an accessible, thoroughly revised and updated comprehensive introduction that covers all the essential sub-topics that comprise implant dentistry. Features an easy-to-use double-page spread, with text and corresponding images Expanded and updated throughout, with 13 new chapters and coverage of many advances Includes access to a companion website with self-assessment questions and illustrative case studies

Perioperative Practice at a Glance

Perioperative Practice at a Glance

  • Author: Paul Wicker
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118842154
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 160
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From the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series comes this new title on all aspects of caring for patients in the perioperative environment. From pre-operative care, through the anaesthetic and surgical phases to post-operation and recovery, this easy-to-read, quick-reference resource uses the unique at a Glance format to quickly convey need-to-know information in both images and text, allowing vital knowledge to be revised promptly and efficiently. Brings together all aspects of perioperative practice in one easy-to-read book Moves through the patient journey, providing support to perioperative practitioners in all aspects of their role Covers key information on perioperative emergencies Includes material on advanced skills to support Advanced Practitioners Each topic is covered in two pages, allowing for easy revision and reference This is a must-have resource for operating department practitioners and students, theatre nurses and nursing students, and trainee surgeons and anaesthetists.

Transplantation at a Glance

Transplantation at a Glance

  • Author: Menna Clatworthy,Christopher Watson,Michael Allison,John Dark
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118308549
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 104
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The first basic overview of all aspects of transplantationwith a clarity not to be found in more inaccessibletextbooks. This brand new title provides a succinct overview of both thescientific and clinical principles of organ transplantation and thetypes of organ transplant, featuring highly-illustrated informationcovering core topics in transplantation including: Organ donors Organ preservation Assessment of transplant recipients Indications for transplantation Immunology of transplantation Immunosuppression and its complications Overviews of thoracic and abdominal organ transplantation,including the kidneys, liver, heart and lungs Transplantation at a Glance is the idealintroduction for medical students, junior doctors, surgicaltrainees, immunology students, pharmacists, and nurses ontransplant wards.