Avoiding Common Surgical Errors

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Marcucci, Lisa; Moritz, Michael J.; Chen, Herbert

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-174742-4

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 86

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Avoiding Common Surgical Errors can easily be read immediately before the start of a rotation or used for quick reference on call.

This pocket book lists 186 errors commonly made by attendings, residents, interns, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants when working with surgical patients on the ward or in the operating room, emergency room, or intensive care unit.

Each entry includes an explanation of the clinical scenario in which the error can occur and the relevant anatomy and pathophysiology. Illustrations of pertinent anatomy, instruments, and devices are included.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Marcucci, Lisa; Moritz, Michael J.; Chen, Herbert
ISBN: 978-0-78-174742-4
Advanced Practice
Medical Review
Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 528
Illustrations: 28
Year: 2005
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 86