Wounds and Lacerations
Emergency Care and Closure
- Alexander Trott, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
The revised and updated new edition covers all of the major clinical issues surrounding the care and closure of wounds and lacerations, including basic and complex wound care, anatomy, wound healing, infiltration anesthesia, cleansing, irrigation, choice of suture materials, consultations, and more. It provides clear, concise guidance on everything from the patient's arrival in the ED to discharge and follow-up care. And, more than 445 detailed illustrationsâover 130 new to this editionâdepict techniques for wound care and offer step-by-step guidance.
Emergency Physicians, Family Physicians, Emergency Nurses, EMS