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RAPID SURGERY

PAPERBACK BY BAKER, CARA R.; REESE, GEORGE; TEO, JAMES T. H.

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ISBN
9781405193290
IMPRINT
WILEY-BLACKWELL (AN IMPRINT OF JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD)
 
 
EDITION
2ND EDITION
PUBLISHER
JOHN WILEY AND SONS LTD
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
260 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
03 SEP 2010

DESCRIPTION

This pocket reference and revision guide is a must for all medical students and junior doctors preparing for major surgical exams or needing a rapid reminder during a clinical attachment. Thoroughly updated, this new edition has been re-ordered by body systems with key surgical presentations ordered alphabetically within each section for ease of reference. Now with important new topics including bariatric surgery, endovascular techniques, nutrition, SIRS and sepsis, Rapid Surgery presents up-to-date knowledge succinctly for easy and rapid access to information.

CONTENTS

Preface, ix List of abbreviations, xi Breast surgery Breast abscess, 1 Breast cancer, 2 Breast disease, benign, 5 Cardiothoracic surgery Lung cancer, 7 Pulmonary embolism, 10 General surgery Abscesses, 13 Advanced trauma life support (ATLS), 15 Appendicitis, 17 Gastrointestinal perforation, 19 Gastrointestinal stromal tumours, 21 Hernia, femoral, 23 Hernia, inguinal, 25 Hernias, miscellaneous, 27 Hyperhidrosis, 29 Ileus and pseudo-obstruction, 30 Ingrowing toenail, 31 Intestinal ischaemia, 32 Intestinal obstruction, 33 Intussusception, 35 Leg ulcers (venous), 37 Lipomas, 39 Meckel's diverticulum, 40 Nutrition, 41 Pain management, 43 Peritonitis, 45 Pilonidal sinus, 47 Sebaceous cysts, 49 Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) and sepsis, 50 Splenic rupture, 52 Head and neck surgery Branchial cyst, sinus and fistula, 55 Parathyroid disease, 56 Salivary gland tumours, 58 Thyroglossal cyst and fistula, 60 Thyroid cancer, 61 Thyroid goitre, 63 Hepatobiliary surgery Cholangiocarcinoma, 65 Gallbladder cancer, 67 Gallstones, 68 Hepatocellular carcinoma, 70 Liver abscess, 71 Pancreatic cancer, 73 Pancreatitis, acute, 75 Pancreatitis, chronic, 77 Lower gastrointestinal surgery Anal carcinoma, 79 Anal fissure, 81 Angiodysplasia, 82 Colon cancer, 83 Colonic polyps, 86 Crohn s disease, 87 Diverticular disease, 90 Gastrointestinal haemorrhage, lower, 92 Haemorrhoids, 93 Perianal abscess and fistula, 95 Rectal cancer, 98 Rectal prolapse, 100 Toxic megacolon, 101 Ulcerative colitis, 102 Volvulus, colonic, 104 Neurosurgery Cord compression and injury, 105 Extradural haemorrhage, 108 Hydrocephalus, 109 Intracerebral haemorrhage, 112 Subarachnoid haemorrhage, 114 Subdural haemorrhage, 116 Opthalmology Cataracts, 119 Orthopaedic surgery Fracture, neck of femur, 121 Septic arthritis, 123 Plastic surgery Basal cell carcinoma (skin), 125 Burns, 126 Gangrene and necrotising fasciitis, 128 Lymphoedema, 130 Melanoma, malignant, 132 Pressure sores, 134 Squamous cell carcinoma (skin), 136 Procedures Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (open), 137 Amputation, above knee, 139 Amputation, below knee, 140 Appendicectomy, 142 Bariatric surgery, 144 Cardiac transplantation, 146 Carotid endarterectomy, 148 Chest drain, 149 Cholecystectomy , 150 Circumcision, male, 151 Colorectal resection, abdomino perineal resection, 152 Colorectal resection, left hemicolectomy, 154 Colorectal resection, low anterior, 155 Colorectal resection, right hemicolectomy, 156 Coronary artery bypass graft, 157 Endovascular procedures, 159 Gastrectomies, 161 Laparoscopic abdominal surgery, 163 Liver resection, 165 Liver transplantation, 166 Mastectomy, 168 Mastectomy, segmental (wide local excision), 170 Renal transplantation, 171 Skin grafts and flaps, 173 Splenectomy, 174 Contents vii Stomas, 176 Suturing, 178 Thyroidectomy, 180 Tracheostomy, 181 Vascular access, 182 Vasectomy, 183 Whipple's procedure (pancreatoduodenectomy), 184 Upper gastrointestinal surgery Achalasia, 187 Gastric cancer, 189 Gastrointestinal haemorrhage, upper, 191 Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), 193 Hernia, hiatus, 195 Oesophageal carcinoma, 197 Oesophageal perforation, 199 Peptic ulcer disease, 201 Pyloric stenosis, 203 Volvulus, gastric, 204 Urology Benign prostatic hyperplasia, 205 Bladder cancer, 207 Epididymitis and orchitis, 209 Hydrocoele, 211 Penile carcinoma, 212 Prostate carcinoma, 214 Renal carcinoma, 216 Testicular cancer, 217 Testicular torsion, 219 Urinary tract calculi, 221 Vascular surgery Aortic aneurysm, abdominal, 225 Aortic dissection, 228 Arteriovenous fistulae and malformations, 230 Carotid artery disease (atherosclerosis), 232 Carotid body tumour, 234 Deep vein thrombosis, 236 Ischaemic lower limb, acute, 238 Ischaemic lower limb, chronic, 240 Varicose veins, 242 Topic Index, 245