British Surgical Practice - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781483196534, 9781483221564

British Surgical Practice

1st Edition

Abdominal Emergencies to Autonomic Nervous System

Editors: Ernest Rock Carling J. Paterson Ross
eBook ISBN: 9781483221564
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 1st January 1947
Page Count: 568
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British Surgical Practice, Volume I describes the diagnosis, physiology, symptoms, treatment, and appropriate surgical procedure of various health problems. This book is composed of 45 chapters, and begins with discussions on the available treatment and surgical options for abdominal problems, abortion, formation of abscess, achlorhydria, acidosis, actinomycosis, and pulmonary tuberculosis. Other chapters describe the clinical features and surgical treatments for other medical conditions, including allergy, amebiasis, amputations, amyloidosis, angina pectoris, and angioma. Considerable chapters explore the fundamentals and principles of post-operative methods and surgical anesthesia. The concluding chapters consider the surgical options for anus problems, anxiety states, appendicitis, arthritis, and artery and autonomic nervous problems. Surgeons, physicians, and medical personnel will find this book invaluable.

Table of Contents

Abdominal Emergencies Abdominal Pain Abdominal Wall Abortion Abscess Achlorhydria and Appetite Acidosis Actinomycosis Adhesions and Cicatricial Stenoses Adhesions (Pleural) in Pulmonary Tuberculosis Adiposity Adrenal Glands After-Care—Introduction After-Care—Follow-up After-Care—Methods and Value of Massage After-Care—on Return Home After-Care—Post-Operative After-Care—Remedial and Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Air Passages Allergy Amoebiasis—Amoebic Infection of Intestine (Pathology) Amoebiasis—Amoebic Infection of Intestine (Surgery) Amoebiasis—Liver Abscess and Pathology of Amoebiasis Other than Intestinal Amputations Amyloid Infiltration (Amyloidosis) Anaesthesia—General Anaesthesia—Local Infiltration Anaesthesia—Regional Anaesthesia—Spinal Angina Pectoris Angioma Anthrax Anus, Artificial (Management) Anxiety States Appendicitis, Acute Appendix-Tumors of Arteries Arthritis Artificial Limbs Artificial Pneumothorax Asepsis and Antisepsis Asymmetry Autonomic Nervous System-Introduction Autonomic Nervous System-Anatomy Autonomic Nervous System-Arteries Index to Volume


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Ernest Rock Carling

J. Paterson Ross

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