Takes you through the range of injuries the trauma surgeon is likely to encounter. This book also features timely coverage that explains how to care for war victims who may require acute interventions such as amputation.
Offers source on effective management of critically ill patients. This reference includes coverage of vital topics, such as coagulation and apoptosis in certain critical care illnesses, such as acute lung injury and adult respiratory distress syndrome; sepsis and other serious infectious diseases; specific organ dysfunction and failure; and, more.
A resource on trauma surgery - with an expanded full-color atlas. Enhanced by a full-color design and a high-quality atlas of anatomic drawings and surgical approaches, it takes readers through the full range of injuries the trauma surgeon is likely to encounter.
Preceded by Trauma / editors, Kenneth L. Mattox, Ernest E. Moore, David V. Feliciano. 7th ed. New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, c2013.