Orthopaedic Office and Emergency Procedures

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Hoshino, Max; Harris, Thomas; Tiberi, John

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-45-114370-6

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 77

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Description

This practical and straightforward resource prepares you to meet the challenges presented by orthopaedic injuries most commonly seen in the emergency department and office settings.

Readers will explore a range of techniques from administration of local anesthesia, proper fracture reduction, and splint application, to some less common musculoskeletal procedures.

*Thorough coverage prepares readers to address orthopedic injuries resulting from trauma, as well as degenerative conditions often seen in emergency department or office visits.
*Step-by-step guidance covers patient positioning, proper immobilization, and recommended anesthetic techniques to reduce patient discomfort and improve outcomes.
*Practical tips from the experts help readers to avoid pitfalls and hone their skills.
*Photos, line drawings, and radiographs provide essential visual guidance, and allow readers to see key principles in action.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Hoshino, Max; Harris, Thomas; Tiberi, John
ISBN: 978-1-45-114370-6
Specialty:
Emergency Medicine & Trauma
Orthopedics
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 192
Year: 2013
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 77

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