The Trauma Manual 4/e
Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
- Peitzman A.B.
- Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
- Product type:
» Emergency Medicine / Surgery / Burns
» Emergency surgery
Surgery » Emergency Medicine / Surgery / Burns » Reference works
- Publication date:
- November 2012
- € 54.55
The thoroughly updated Fourth Edition of this popular and widely used pocket reference guides the trauma team through every aspect of patient care after injury--from prehospital care, to resuscitation, treatment of specific organ injuries, priorities in intensive care, and management of special situations. Designed for rapid, on-the-spot information retrieval, The Trauma Manual will be a staple reference in emergency departments and trauma centers. Flow charts, algorithms, sequential lists, and tables throughout facilitate quick clinical decision-making. More than 200 illustrations demonstrate specific injuries and procedures. Appendices include organ injury scales, tetanus prophylaxis recommendations, and frequently used forms.