Suture and Surgical Hemostasis - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416022473, 9781455734948

Suture and Surgical Hemostasis

1st Edition

A Pocket Guide

Authors: Rebecca Pieknik
Paperback ISBN: 9781416022473
eBook ISBN: 9781455734948
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th March 2006
Page Count: 264
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Table of Contents

  1. Wounds

    2. Wound Healing

    3. Principles of Suturing

    4. Suture Material and Packaging

    5. Accessory Suture Devices

    6. Hemostasis

    7. Surgical Staples

Description

  1. Wounds

    2. Wound Healing

    3. Principles of Suturing

    4. Suture Material and Packaging

    5. Accessory Suture Devices

    6. Hemostasis

    7. Surgical Staples

Key Features

  • Small, spiral-bound format offers easy access in any clinical setting.
  • Descriptions of suture knots and step-by-step images of different types of stitches provide excellent instruction and are great for review.
  • Over 200 full-color illustrations with brief descriptions help readers clearly identify suture materials appropriate for specific surgical procedures.
  • A discussion of hemostasis is provided to give readers a full understanding of wounds and wound healing and when and why certain types of suture material should be used.
  • Summary-at-a-glance charts and tables synthesize category descriptions and key information for quick reference.
  • Key terms, abbreviations, and definitions are provided as a quick-reference glossary.

Details

No. of pages:
264
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323277587
eBook ISBN:
9781437719949
Paperback ISBN:
9781416022473

About the Authors

Rebecca Pieknik Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Program Coordinator, Surgical Technology Program, Oakland Community College, Southfield, MI