Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery and Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Paperback | August 13, 2016

EditorGreg McLatchie, Neil Borley, Joanna Chickwe

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Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Medical Handbooks series are now available in this great value pack.The bestselling Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery has been thoroughly revised for the fourth edition to include brand new chapters on paediatric orthopaedics and common surgical procedures, as well as new presentations, illustrations, and new anatomy and emergency indexes to aid quick reference.It is an invaluable tool for junior surgical trainees, medical students, nursing, paramedical, and rehabilitation staff. The handbook covers the assessment and preparation of the patient, anaesthesia and critical care, inflammation, wound healing and infection, and the key components of general surgical practice, as well as chapters on other surgical specialties, including plastic, paediatric, and orthopaedic surgery.There are step-by-step descriptions of common operative surgical techniques, practical hints and procedures, and information on signs, symptoms and rarities. Emergency presentations are clearly identified for rapid reference and investigations and management plans are set out in a clear andeasy-to-follow way. Surgically relevant anatomy and physiology has been expanded for each area, quick reference symbols ensure the reader is guided to key facts, and there is an increased focus on evidence-based practice with key references throughout. A cut above the rest, this is the essential guide to clinical surgery and the surgical specialities.The first edition of the Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma offers junior doctors, medical students, and all those with an interest in the field the practical and up-to-date information needed for clinical practice. It presents the essentials of orthopaedics and trauma in a concise anduser-friendly style for use with patients, in the operating room, and in tutorials. As well as covering the basic principles and conditions of both adult and paediatric orthopaedics and trauma, it also contains a comprehensive overview of anatomy and surgery. Helpful illustrations and diagrams guidethe reader, aiding the understanding of movements and anatomical relationships, which are of particular importance in establishing a diagnosis.Information is extensively referenced with further reading materials, providing a structured basis in for all levels of training. Emergency topics are highlighted for quick access and the appendix provides information on common drugs in orthopaedics and trauma, as well as fracture diagrams. The bookis clearly laid out, and written in an easily readable note-based style. Blank pages are included for the reader, so that notes, observations, and local protocols can be included, thereby individualising the Handbook. Written by trainees and qualified surgeons, the Oxford Handbook of Orthopaedicsand Trauma is an accessible and informative tool for all junior doctors and students in the field.

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Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Medical Handbooks series are now available in this great value pack.The bestselling Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery has been thoroughly revised for the fourth edition to include brand new chapters on paediatric orthopaedics and common surgical procedures, as well as new presentations, illustra...

Gavin Bowden is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgeon at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust and the John Radcliffe Hospital, a position held since 2000. His main clinical interests are spine and hip surgery especially the management of degenerative disorders, deformity and tumours of the spine. His major research interest ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:1488 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 1.86 inPublished:August 13, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019879391X

ISBN - 13:9780198793915

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Table of Contents

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Surgery1. Good surgical practice2. Principles of surgery3. Surgical pathology4. Practical procedures5. Head and neck surgery6. Breast and endocrine surgery7. Upper gastrointestinal surgery8. Liver, pancreatic, and biliary surgery9. Abdominal wall10. Urology11. Colorectal surgery12. Paediatric surgery13. Paediatric orthopaedic surgery14. Major trauma15. Orthopaedic surgery16. Plastic surgery17. Cardiothoracic surgery18. Peripheral vascular disease19. Transplantation20. Surgery in tropical diseases21. Common surgical procedures22. Eponymous terms and raritiesOxford handbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma1. Orthopaedic history and examination2. Orthopaedic investigations3. Orthopaedic management4. Perioperative care5. Biomaterials and implants6. Anatomy7. Surgical approaches8. Adult orthopaedics9. Adult trauma10. Child orthopaedics11. Child trauma12. Rehabilitation

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"...provides a succinct surgical guide for junior residents and medical students...the book is a needed addition to the surgical literature." --Doody's Notes