Assisting at Podiatric Surgery

1st Edition

A Guide for Podiatric Surgical Students and Podiatric Theatre Assistants

Author:

  • Telford Thomson
    • Print ISBN 9780443072260

    Table of Contents

    1. Patient assessment prior to surgery.
    2. In the operating theatre.
    3. As a member of the scrub team.
    4. Assisting during the operation.
    5. Office surgery using the 'non-touch' technique.
    6. After surgery.
    7. Suturing.
    8. Instruments used in podiatry.
    9. Clinical emergencies.
    10. Anatomy of the foot.
    11. Forefoot disorders that are suitable for out-patient procedures.
    Appendix 1 Abbreviations used in podiatric surgery. Appendix 2. Glossary. Index

    Details

    No. of pages:
    176
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2002
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443072260

    About the author

    Telford Thomson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Holder of the Meritorious Award of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists, awarded in recognition for contribution to the advancement of podiatric surgery within the UK; Fellow of the Surgical Faculty of the College of Podiatrists, UK; Former Tutor in Podiatric Surgery; Private Practitioner, Ipswich, UK