Key Features

    • Provides guidance on the full range of surgical techniques required by all trainee surgeons.
    • Concentrates on the main principles behind the use of the surgical techniques
    • "Key Points" boxes throughout provide hints and tips to reinforce the main aspects of each technique.

Table of Contents

Handling yourself

Handling instruments
Handling threads
Handling ducts and cavities
Handling blood vessels
Handling skin
Handling connective and soft tissues
Handling bone and joints
Handling dissection
Handling bleeding
Handling drains
Handling infection
Handling minimal access surgery

Handling craft skills

Details

No. of pages:
216
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780702033919
Electronic ISBN:
9780702056109

About the author

R. Kirk

Affiliations and Expertise

Honorary Professor of Surgery, Royal Free and University College London; Honorary Consulting Surgeon, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK