General Trauma Care and Related Aspects: Trauma Surgery II by Hans-j OesternGeneral Trauma Care and Related Aspects: Trauma Surgery II by Hans-j Oestern

General Trauma Care and Related Aspects: Trauma Surgery II

byHans-j OesternEditorOtmar Trentz, Selman Uranues

Paperback | November 13, 2013

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There currently is a clear tendency to an increasing number of accidental injuries in elderly people, in sport injuries and car crashes also in countries which recently joined the European Union and candidates to join the European Union. Patients expect very good functional results even after serious injuries. But in contrast to this development, Trauma Surgery as an independent field, is not yet established in all European countries. Therefore, it seems mandatory to compile a book that covers the state-of-the-art in Trauma Surgery. The book also serves to harmonise the practice of Trauma Surgery within the European Union, and to prepare for the exam of the U.E.M.S.

Professor Hans-Joerg Oestern, Head of the Dept. for Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, General Hospital Celle. Undergrade studies in Bonn and Vienna. From 1972 - 1979 Residency General Surgery and Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, in 1980 Habilitation. From 1978-1985 Senior Registrar and Vicedirector of Trauma Department of Hann...
Title:General Trauma Care and Related Aspects: Trauma Surgery IIFormat:PaperbackDimensions:293 pagesPublished:November 13, 2013Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3540881239

ISBN - 13:9783540881230


Table of Contents

Trauma Care Systems.- Trauma Management.- Trauma Scores.- Response to Major Incidents and Disasters.- Polytrauma.- Anesthesia and Pain Relief in Trauma Patients.- Contemporary Intensive Care Treatment.- Systemic Infections and Sepsis.- Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections.- Soft Tissue Injuries.- Compartment Syndrome.- Plastic Surgery in Trauma.- Burn Injury.- Thromboembolosm.- Muscle Injuries.- Tendon Injuries.- Nonunions.- Osteitis.- Pathological Fractures.