Global Reconstructive Surgery - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323523776, 9780323568609

Global Reconstructive Surgery

1st Edition

Author: James Chang
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323523776
eBook ISBN: 9780323568609
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 16th August 2018
Page Count: 432

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As the surgical community steps up to tackle the global burden of surgical disease in developing countries, Global Reconstructive Surgery is the first reference of its kind to offer focused, pertinent coverage of key areas surgeons need to understand to fully participate in this endeavor. It provides authoritative, real-world guidance on common surgeries performed around the world to help optimize outcomes in difficult environments and for a variety of conditions.

Table of Contents

Section 1: Perioperative Management

1.1 Preoperative Screening

1.2 Operating Room Requirements and Setup

1.3 General Anesthesia

1.4 Regional Anesthesia

1.5 WHO Safety Protocols and Process Excellence

1.6 Anesthesia Emergencies

1.7 PACU Requirements and Setup

1.8 Post Operative Pain Control

1.9 Post Operative Anesthetic Complications (Nausea, Airway, Sedation)

Section 2: Key Techniques

2.1 Skin Grafting

2.2 Nerve Repair

2.3 Tendon Repair

2.4 Bone Fixation

2.5 Local Skin Flaps

2.6 Common Regional Flaps

2.7 Microsurgery Essentials

2.8 Common Free Flaps

Section 3: Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery

3.1 Primary Unilateral Cleft Lip Repair

3.2 Primary Bilateral Cleft Lip Repair

3.3 Secondary Cleft Lip Reconstruction

3.4 Primary Cleft Palate Repair

3.5 Alveolar Bone Grafting

3.6 Scalp Reconstruction

3.7 Ptosis Repair

3.8 Nasal Reconstruction

3.9 Microtia Reconstruction

3.10 Jaw Surgery

Section 4: Burns

4.1 Acute Burn Management

4.2 Burn Wound Management

4.3 Eyelid Burn Reconstruction

4.4 Face Burn Reconstruction (Cheek, Nose, and Lip)

4.5 Neck Burn Reconstruction

4.6 Shoulder & Axilla Burn Reconstruction

4.7 Elbow & Wrist Burn Reconstruction

4.8 Hand Burn Reconstruction

4.9 Leg Burn Reconstruction

4.10 Foot Burn Reconstruction

4.11 Post-Operative Burn Therapy

Section 5: Hand Surgery

5.1 Syndactyly Reconstruction

5.2 Polydactyly Reconstruction

5.3 Thumb Hypoplasia Reconstruction

5.4 Transverse Deficiency

5.5 Cleft Hand

5.6 Tendon Transfers

5.7 Hand Fracture Treatment - Acute and Delayed

5.8 Replantation

5.9 Cerebral Palsy Surgery

5.10 Principles of Hand Therapy and Splint/Orthosis Fabrication for International Medical Missions

Section 6: Trauma

6.1 Compartment Syndrome Treatment

6.2 Lower Extremity Trauma Reconstruction


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About the Author

James Chang

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA