Brown's Skin And Minor Surgery: A Text & Colour Atlas, Fifth Edition by Jonathan BottingBrown's Skin And Minor Surgery: A Text & Colour Atlas, Fifth Edition by Jonathan Botting

Brown's Skin And Minor Surgery: A Text & Colour Atlas, Fifth Edition

EditorJonathan Botting, Julia Schofield

Hardcover | October 3, 2014

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This authoritative, highly illustrated text and color atlas with accompanying ebook containing video clips provides a step-by-step guide to commonly performed minor surgical and dermatology procedures. An essential text on skin and minor surgery for all trainees and practitioners whetherexperienced surgeon, dermatologist, family doctor, nurses and the supporting healthcare team. Divided into three main color-coded sections, the book covers: the essential background information including postsurgical aftercare, the key knowledge required for diagnosis and management, and the skills necessary to perform the procedure step by step. * Comprehensive coverage - learn how to perform a whole range of procedures from vasectomy to the diagnosis and removal of skin lesions * Step by step techniques - see how to perform each technique with numerous color illustrations and video clips * Practical advice, boxes, tables, warnings and indications of difficulty level - help you achieve success and avoid common pitfalls * Authoritative yet contemporary - gain wisdom from this long-established and trusted book brought completely up to date by today's practitioners The ebook edition is in VitalBookTM Bookshelf - an ebook reader which allows you to: * download the ebook to your computer, access it anywhere with an internet browser or download free apps to read on your iPhone or iPad. * search the full text of all of the ebooks that you hold on your bookshelf for instant access to the information you need * link through from references to PubMed * make and share notes and highlights on your ebooks * copy and paste text and figures for use in your own documents and presentations * customize your view by changing font size and layout.
Jonathan Botting, FRCS, MRCGP, GP, is GP trainer, Dermatological Surgeon at Chelsea and Westiminster and Queen Mary's Hospitals, and course organiser for diploma in minor surgery. He was recently appointed RCGP clinical champion minor surgery. Julia Schofield, FRCP, MRCGP, is Principal Lecturer at the School of Postgraduate Medicine at...
Title:Brown's Skin And Minor Surgery: A Text & Colour Atlas, Fifth EditionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:336 pages, 10.9 × 8.5 × 0.7 inPublished:October 3, 2014Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1444138367

ISBN - 13:9781444138368

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Table of Contents

Essential Background Information
Informed Consent, Record Keeping, Documentation and Audit
Infection Control
Professional and Legal Issues, and Health and Safety at Work
Patient Assessment
Anatomical Hazards and Pitfalls
Local and Regional Anaesthetic Agents
Postoperative Management

Knowledge: Diagnosis and Management
Skin Lesions
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Dupuytren¿s Contracture, Trigger Finger and Ganglia: Knowledge
Vasectomy: Knowledge
Toenail Problems that May Require Surgery

Essential Generic Skills
Local Anaesthesia and Minor Surgical Procedures
Basic Surgical Techniques
Dermatological Techniques and Tips

Additional Surgical Skills And Procedures
Other Surgical Procedures: Cysts and Lipomas
Minor Casualties
Carpal Tunnel, Dupuytren¿s Contracture, Trigger Finger and Ganglia: Skills
Vasectomy: Skills
Toenail Surgery
Advanced Surgical Procedures

Editorial Reviews

"This is the perfect book for beginning surgeons. It contains the clearest explanations that I have encountered on basic surgical techniques, setting up a clinical surgical suite, how to choose and use the appropriate surgical instruments correctly ¿ an excellent book."¿Patricia Wong, MD in Doody¿s Review Service "¿ the excellent explanatory text combined with superb photographs and illustrations make this book stand out for me. It would serve as an excellent surgical guide for all dermatology trainees and others healthcare professionals wanting to learn skin surgery."¿Rakesh Patalay, Consultant Dermatologist, Imperial College Hospital, London, UK