Color Atlas of Emergency Department Procedures

1st Edition


  • Catherine Custalow
    • Print ISBN 9780721604473

    Key Features

    • Presents step-by-step, side-by-side full-color illustrated guidance.
    • Uses a standard chapter organization for quick reference.
    • Offers a brief description of each procedure.
    • Features bulleted lists of clinical indications, oft-overlooked contraindications, and potential complications.
    • Displays the essential equipment needed to perform the procedure.
    And more.

    Table of Contents

    CHAPTER 1: Arthrocentesis

    A. Arthrocentesis of Knee
    B. Arthrocentesis of Ankle
    C. Arthrocentesis of Elbow

    CHAPTER 2: Central Vein Catheterization

    A. Anatomical Approaches for Central Vein Catheterization
    1. Subclavian Vein-Infraclavicular Approach
    2. Subclavian Vein-Supraclavicular Approach
    3. Internal Jugular Vein-Central Approach
    4. Internal Jugular Vein-Posterior Approach
    5. Femoral Vein Approach
    B. The Seldinger technique

    CHAPTER 3: Compartment Pressures

    A. Stryker Compartment Pressure Monitoring Device Steps
    B. Approach for each Anatomical Compartment
    1. Forearm Compartments
    a. Volar Compartment of Forearm
    b. Dorsal Compartment of Forearm
    c. Mobile Wad Compartment of Forearm
    2. Leg Compartments
    a. Anterior Compartment of Leg
    b. Deep Posterior Compartment of Leg
    c. Superficial Posterior Compartment of Leg
    d. Lateral Compartment of Leg

    CHAPTER 4: Cricothyroidotomy

    CHAPTER 5: Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage

    CHAPTER 6: Intraosseous Line Placement

    7-Lateral Canthotomy
    8-Lumbar Puncture
    9-Nerve Blocks of the Face, Head and Oral Cavity
    A. Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block
    B. Nerve Blocks of the Palate
    1. Anterior Palate
    2. Posterior Palate
    C. Periapical Nerve Block of the Teeth
    D. Supraorbital Nerve Block
    E. Infraorbital Nerve Block
    1. Extraoral Approach
    2. Intraoral Approach
    F. Mental Nerve Block
    1. Extraoral Approach
    2. Intraoral Approach
    G. Nerve Blocks of the Ear
    H. Nerve Blocks of the Scalp

    CHAPTER 10: Nerve Blocks of the Foot

    A. Posterior Tibial Nerve Block
    B. Sural Nerve Block
    C. Peroneal Nerve Block
    D. Digital Nerve Block of Toe
    1. Lateral Approach
    2. Web Space Approach


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