This book will help you: Identify the contributing pathogen that causes a wound infection, pinpoint the appropriate product to use when treating a wound, provide efficient and effective treatment to prevent further spread of infection, prevent the spread of infection to avoid possible survey citations, implement new, effective wound care and infection control strategies at your facility, learn innovative treatment methods, including the use of honey and biofilms, master your understanding of types of wounds, wound staging, and wound definitions.
This is a concise, easy-to-use guide to executing more than 60 commonly performed clinical procedures, including sonography, in emergent, urgent, and ambulatory care settings. The procedures are consistently formatted, presented in detail, and organized into system-specific categories for easy access to information.. Each procedure is presented using a concise and consistent format that includes background
considerations, indication for performing the procedure, how to perform it safely and correctly, contraindications, required documentation, complications, post-procedure considerations, and education points.
Copyright date is 2016. EBSCO record states 2015.
Preceded by Essential procedures for practitioners in emergency, urgent, and primary care settings. 2011.
Minor Emergencies gives you the practical how-tos you need to handle a wide range of non-life-threatening medical crises with speed and expertise. Completely updated with the latest equipment, devices, dosages, and techniques, this compact and portable medical reference book delivers fast, efficient guidance just when you need it. With Minor Emergencies on hand, you'll always be prepared!
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.
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.
Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy covers fundamental wound care principles and procedures, using the Incredibly Easy Series'light-hearted, entertaining style. Coverage begins with skin anatomy and physiology, wound progression and healing, and factors that can delay or complicate healing. Subsequent chapters cover wound assessment and monitoring and wound care planning, procedures, and products..