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.
"The Atlas is an excellent reference material aimed at senior level surgical residents and fellows, as well as an excellent review for practicing general surgeons." Reviewed by: University of Texas Health Centre at Houston, March 2015
- Easily review normal anatomy and visualize the step-by-step progression of each emergency surgery procedure thanks to more than 330 detailed anatomic line drawings and clinical photographs.
- Avoid complications with pearls and pitfalls from the authors for every surgical technique.
- Master the key variations and nuances for a full range of emergency techniques. A highly formatted approach provides step-by-step instructions with bulleted "how-to" guidance for each procedure.
- Access the entire text online at Expert Consult.
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring and Ventriculostomy
Section I: Neck
Surgical Airways: Tracheostomy and Cricothyroidotomy
Section II: Chest
Resuscitative Thoracotomy, Anterolateral and Posterolateral Thoracotomy, and Thoracotomy Decortication and Pleurodesis
Anterior Approach for Stabilization of Fractures of the Lower Thoracic and Upper Lumbar Spine (T11 – L2)
Thoracic Vascular Exposure and Reconstruction
Tracheal Injury and Repair
Subxiphoid Pericardial Window
Surgical and Operative Management of Esophageal Injuries
Section III: Abdomen
Abdominal Closure Techniques
Duodenal Injury Repairs
Liver Injuries: Repair Techniques
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Pancreatic Injury: Repair and Resection Techniques
Cholecystectomy and Common Bile Duct Exploration
Kidney Trauma (Parenchymal and Vascular Injuries): Repair and Nephrectomy
Bladder and Ureteral Repair
Gastroduodenal Operations for Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Perforation
Incarcerated Hernia Repair-- Posterior Preperitoneal Approach
Section IV: Abdominal Vascular
Abdominal Vascular Injuries
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Professor and John Woods Harris Distinguished Chairman, Robertson-Poth Distinguished Chair in General Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
Professor and Vice-Chair for Research, Department of Surgery, Director, Lucille P. Markey Cancer Center, Markey Cancer Foundation Endowed Chair, Physician-in-Chief, Oncology Service Line UK Healthcare, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Surgeon-in-Chief, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island
Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Director, Trauma Center and Trauma Program, Department of Surgery, Creighton University School of Medicine, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska