Surgical Instrumentation - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416037026, 9781437719932

Surgical Instrumentation

1st Edition

An Interactive Approach

Authors: Renee Nemitz Renee Nemitz
eBook ISBN: 9781437719932
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 23rd March 2009
Page Count: 320
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Table of Contents

  1. Basic Instruments

    2. General Instruments

    3. Laparoscopic Instruments

    4. Obstetrics and Gynecology Instruments

    5. Genitourinary Instruments

    6. Ophthalmic Instruments

    7. Otorhinolaryngology Instruments

    8. Plastics, Maxillofacial, and Oral Instruments

    9. Orthopedic Instruments

    10. Neurosurgical Instruments

    11. Cardiovascular Thoracic Instruments

Description

Learning all of the names, purposes, and set-up procedures for surgical instruments can be a daunting task, but with SURGICAL INSTRUMENTATION: AN INTERACTIVE APPROACH, it’s easier than ever before. With a combination of descriptive text and detailed pictures in the book, plus an interactive CD-ROM, you can successfully memorize all the details of surgical instrumentation.

Key Features

  • More than 500 full-color, high quality photographs help you learn the most common surgical instruments for all surgical procedures.
  • A maximum of three illustrations per page, give a more accurate visual orientation of each instrument.
  • Close-up photos of more than 100 instruments are detailed enough to see each tip, enabling you to better distinguish each surgical instrument.
  • Each instrument description is presented consistently with the name, common name, category, use (type of surgery and where on the body), and additional details such as regional variations to make memorization easy.
  • The CD-ROM packaged with the book provides an interactive tool for testing instrumentation knowledge with an expansive image library with zooming and rotating capabilities, and a glossary with sound pronunciations, and four types of exercises including drag-and-drop Mayo tray exercises and flashcards to help you learn and retain information.

Details

No. of pages:
320
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437719932

About the Authors

Renee Nemitz Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Surgical Technology Program Instructor, Western Iowa Tech Community College, Sioux City, IA

Renee Nemitz Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Surgical Technology Program Instructor, Western Iowa Tech Community College, Sioux City, IA