Vascular Surgery by Linda HandsVascular Surgery by Linda Hands

Vascular Surgery

byLinda Hands, Matt Thompson

Paperback | April 5, 2015

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Oxford Specialist Handbooks are portable, succinct, and above all reliable guides to difficult and challenging areas of surgical practice. The second edition of Vascular Surgery has been fully revised and updated to meet the needs of the vascular surgery trainee. Providing practical advice onall commonly encountered peripheral vascular problems. It focuses on surgical detail, but also carries background information on presentation and details on preoperative investigation and postoperative management. It gives relevant information for use when seeking patient consent. Each operation carries the latest OPCS code, increasingly important inrecording surgical activity.
Linda Hands is Associate Professor in the Nuffield Department of Surgery at the University of Oxford; Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford; Honorary Consultant Surgeon. Matt Thompson is Professor of Vascular Surgery and Head of Vascular and Cardiac Research Centre at St George's, London.
Title:Vascular SurgeryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.63 inPublished:April 5, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199686297

ISBN - 13:9780199686292

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Table of Contents

1. Arterial and venous disease2. Arterial history and examination3. Venous history and examination4. Investigation of arterial and venous disease5. non-operative treatment of arterial and venous infection6. Management of complex leg ulcers and infection7. Perioperative management of ischaemic heart disease8. Anaesthesia for vascular surgery9. Managing coagulation and bleeding10. Infection prophylaxis and treatment11. Graft material in bypass grafting12. Techniques of vascular surgery13. Aortic surgery14. Infrainguinal revascularisation15. Lower limb amputation16. Vascular surgery of head and arm17. Surgical revascularisation of kidneys18. Revascularisation of the gut19. Extra-anatomic bypass grafts20. Vascular Trauma21. Venous surgery22. The future of vascular surgery

Editorial Reviews

Review from previous edition "...a valuable resource for junior and senior trainees involved in the peri-operative care of vacular patients. Whilst not being a core text for vascular trainees, this book succeeds in providing a quick and practical source of reference, an achievement notreplicated by many other pocket texts." --The Surgeon