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Atlas of Trauma/Emergency Surgical Techniques

A Volume in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series - Expert Consult: Online and Print

Atlas of Trauma/Emergency Surgical Techniques, a title in the Surgical Techniques Atlas Series, presents state-of-the-art updates on the full range of trauma and emergency surgical techniques performed today. Drs. Cioffi and Asensio, along with numerous other internationally recognized general surgeons, offer you step-by-step advice along with full-color illustrations and photographs to help you expand your repertoire and hone your clinical skills.

Hardbound, 368 Pages

Published: September 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4160-4016-3


  • Chapter 1

    Intracranial Pressure Monitoring and Ventriculostomy

    Section I: Neck

    Chapter 2

    Neck Exploration

    Chapter 3

    Surgical Airways: Tracheostomy and Cricothyroidotomy

    Section II: Chest

    Chapter 4

    Resuscitative Thoracotomy, Anterolateral and Posterolateral Thoracotomy, and Thoracotomy Decortication and Pleurodesis

    Chapter 5

    Anterior Approach for Stabilization of Fractures of the Lower Thoracic and Upper Lumbar Spine (T11 - L2)

    Chapter 6

    Cardiac Injuries

    Chapter 7

    Thoracic Vascular Exposure and Reconstruction

    Chapter 8

    Tracheal Injury and Repair

    Chapter 9

    Pulmonary Injuries

    Chapter 10

    Subxiphoid Pericardial Window

    Chapter 11

    Surgical and Operative Management of Esophageal Injuries

    Section III: Abdomen

    Chapter 12

    Abdominal Closure Techniques

    Chapter 13

    Duodenal Injury Repairs

    Chapter 14

    Liver Injuries: Repair Techniques

    Chapter 15

    Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy

    Chapter 16

    Pancreatic Injury: Repair and Resection Techniques

    Chapter 17

    Cholecystectomy and Common Bile Duct Exploration

    Chapter 18

    Kidney Trauma (Parenchymal and Vascular Injuries): Repair and Nephrectomy

    Chapter 19

    Bladder and Ureteral Repair

    Chapter 20

    Gastroduodenal Operations for Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Perforation

    Chapter 21

    Incarcerated Hernia Repair-- Posterior Preperitoneal Approach

    Chapter 22

    Rectal Trauma

    Section IV: Abdominal Vascular

    Chapter 23

    Abdominal Vascular Injuries

    Chapter 24

    Acute Mesenteric Ischemia

    Section V: Extremities and Pelvis

    Chapter 25

    Vascular Injuries of the Upper and Lower Extremities

    Chapter 26

    Upper and Lower Extremity Fasciotomy

    Chapter 27

    Upper and Lower Extremity Amputation

    Section VI: Bedside Procedures

    Chapter 28

    Bedside Placement of Inferior Vena Cava Filter

    Chapter 29

    Gastrostomy and Jejunostomy-Percutaneous Approach


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