Key Features

  • Quick access to key information includes topics such as pharmacology, supplies, and sutures.
  • 80 full-color illustrations show positioning, preparations, and important anatomy.
  • Core, need-to-know, basic information emphasizes preparation for operating room techniques and procedures.
  • A pocket size and spiral binding make it easy to carry this quick reference in the pocket of your scrubs.
  • Color tabs divide sections of the book, so you can find information quickly.
  • Waterproof pages provide durability.
  • A section on medical terminology and abbreviations covers terms specifically related to the operating room.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Medical Terminology

Chapter 2 Basic Supplies

Chapter 3 Prepping and Positioning

Chapter 4 Anatomy

Chapter 5 Anatomy Illustrations

Chapter 6 Suture and Needles

Chapter 7 Basic Pharmacology

Chapter 8 Weights and Measures

Chapter 9 Basic Abbreviations

Chapter 10 Basic Sterilization

Chapter 11 Special Skills

Chapter 12 Anatomical Positions

Sources

Index

Details

No. of pages:
176
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323052610
Electronic ISBN:
9780323168205

About the author

Robin Hueske

Affiliations and Expertise

Surgical Technology Instructor, Concorde Career Colleges, Inc., Aurora, CO