by Edward Greely Loring, Diseases Of The Retina Optic Nerve And Choroid Their Varieties And Complications Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Diseases Of The Retina Optic Nerve And Choroid Their Varieties And Complications books,
by Michael W. Mulholland, Complications In Surgery Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Complications In Surgery books, Complications in Surgery, Second Edition offers authoritative recommendations for preventing and managing complications in all current general surgery procedures. The opening sections discuss institutional risk management issues and risks common to all operations, such as wound healing problems, infection, shock, and complications in immunosuppressed patients. Subsequent sections focus on complications of specific procedures in thoracic, vascular, gastric, endocrine, breast, and oncologic surgery, as well as organ transplantation and pediatric surgery. This edition includes new information on surgical quality assessment and patient safety and updated information in the organ-specific chapters.
by David Eisele, Complications In Head And Neck Surgery E Book Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Complications In Head And Neck Surgery E Book books, Effectively avoiding, recognizing, and managing complications is integral to your operative success. Let a multidisciplinary team of experts in otolaryngology, plastic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, and general surgery guide you through the full range of complications associated with every type of head and neck procedure . . . so you will be equipped to produce the most favorable outcomes for even the most challenging cases! Expert, comprehensive, multidisciplinary coverage of head and neck complications helps you to safely incorporate new surgical techniques into your practice. An emphasis on complication prevention and recognition assists you in avoiding the "complication cascade." Coverage of both acute and long-term care of patients with head and neck complications prepares you to make effective choices in both instances. A new "Quality of Life" section examines the controversies that often surround selecting one procedure over another, illuminating why certain procedures aren't always best for some patients. A new section on complications of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery equips you to perform these techniques with greater confidence. A consistent, practical chapter format helps you focus on key clinical and surgical considerations. A new, more cohesive full-color illustration program richly captures visual nuances of clinical presentation and operative technique. A bonus CD-ROM allows you to use all of the images from the book in electronic presentations.
by Lisa M. DeAngelis, Neurologic Complications Of Cancer Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Neurologic Complications Of Cancer books, The final section addresses several nonmetastatic complications of cancer and includes sections on vascular disease, infections, metabolic and nutritional disorders, side effects of chemotherapy and radiation, and other diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and concludes with a discussion on paraneoplastic syndromes."
by Hans-Ulrich Kauczor, Imaging Of Complications And Toxicity Following Tumor Therapy Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Imaging Of Complications And Toxicity Following Tumor Therapy books, Depending on their mechanism of action, the cytotoxic and targeted drugs and radiotherapy employed in oncologic treatment may cause complications and toxicities in many organ systems, with variable radiologic presentations. This comprehensive and excellently illustrated book covers the basics of therapy-induced complications and toxicities in oncologic patients, identifies their consequences for all the major organs, and describes the imaging of these impacts by means of the various radiologic modalities. By familiarizing radiologists with the most frequent and prominent toxicities that are recognizable on radiologic imaging following tumor therapy, it will facilitate identification of their early manifestations and permit differential diagnosis based on relevant findings.
by Rodger L. Bick, Hematological Complications In Obstetrics Pregnancy And Gynecology Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Hematological Complications In Obstetrics Pregnancy And Gynecology books, There are many haematological complications associated with obstetrics, pregnancy and gynaecology, and unfortunately, they often lead to significant morbidity or mortality for both mother and child. As the first comprehensive reference on all aspects of haematological complications of obstetrics, pregnancy and gynaecology this book will be a valuable resource to haematologists, obstetricians, gynaecologists, reproductive medicine specialists, internists, anaesthesiologists and others. The chapters are written by acknowledged experts in the field, and for each condition covered the etiology, pathophysiology, clinical and laboratory diagnosis and management are discussed where appropriate.
by Garrett T. Caples, Complications Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Complications books, Poetry. COMPLICATIONS is the second full-length poetry collection by Oakland-based poet Garrett Caples. Reflecting the moral disintegration of the post-9/11 world, COMPLICATIONS is an even wilder, darker, funnier exploration of poetic consciousness than its predecessor, THE GARRETT CAPLES READER. From semiotic reportage to automatic writing, oulipian constraint to straightforward elegy, COMPLICATIONS is an eclectic tour de force in the service of a fundamental proposition: "surreality is real." About THE GARRETT CAPLES READER, Philip Lamantia earlier said, "a wonderful book of prose and poetry" while Robert Creeley called it "a lovely piece of work all the way through."
by Stephen M. Cohn, Complications In Surgery And Trauma Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Complications In Surgery And Trauma books, The only in-depth source to focus specifically on surgical complications, this reference provides practical information on the incidence, management, and avoidance of complications encountered during and after surgical procedures. Spanning the vast array of complications related to a wide variety of preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative events such as organ transplant, amputations, nerve and fracture repair, wound repair, and skin grafting, this guide offers detailed guidance and techniques to recognize and control complications in the operating room, emergency ward, and intensive care unit.
by Paula Ferrada, Atlas Of Trauma Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Atlas Of Trauma books, This atlas is the collaborative work of surgeons from Latin America and North America and describes techniques that can aid in the treatment of trauma patients. Trauma surgeons need to perform procedures efficiently and expeditiously for patients that are crashing. The surgeries and exposures are narrated by experts in the field, and include pitfalls and complications, as well as ways to avoid and treat them. Detailed illustrations add clarity to each procedure and help surgeons improve their technique when treating trauma patients. Atlas of Trauma provides a visual aid to the trauma surgeon and acts as a great asset for the training of these specialists.
by Barbara J. Haupt, Detailed Diagnoses And Surgical Procedures For Patients Discharged From Short Stay Hospitals United States 1979 Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Detailed Diagnoses And Surgical Procedures For Patients Discharged From Short Stay Hospitals United States 1979 books,
by Ahmed Warraich, Bowel Preparation And Perioperative Complications In Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery A Systematic Review Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Bowel Preparation And Perioperative Complications In Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery A Systematic Review books, Purpose/Background:u200b Historically, mechanical bowel preparation (MBP) has been usedpre-operatively for colorectal surgery and was thought to cleanse the bowel and decrease the bacterial load within the colon. Multiple systematic reviews and meta-analyses have since proven that MBP is not superior to no preparation with regards to reduction of surgical site infections, anastomotic leaks, and post-operative sepsis for most elective colorectal procedures, and can be safely omitted from routine pre-operative care. Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) requires patients to receive pre-operative bowel preparation to allow for adequate visualization of the rectum. There is no current consensus within the TEM community on whether MBP or fleet enema represents the preferred bowel preparation regimen. The objective of this systematic review is to gather data from the literature to compare pre-operative MBP and fleet enema in terms of their impact on post-operative complication rates and quality of bowel preparation in TEM.Methods/Interventions:u200b The electronic databases of Embase, Cochrane Library, and OvidMEDLINE were systematically searched for TEM related studies. Only full length, English languagearticles with n u2265 100 were included. Each study was then assessed for author description of type of bowel preparation as well as documentation of post-operative outcomes. The primary endpoint was overall complication rates. Secondary endpoints were subgroup post-operative complication rates and surgeon satisfaction with bowel preparation.Results/Outcome(s):u200b Of the initially identified 752 studies, 21 were included in our analysis. A totalof 3567 patients from 16 studies were in the MBP group, and 819 patients from 5 studies were in the enema group. The overall post-operative complication rates were comparable between both groups (MBP u2013 13.9% vs fleet enema u2013 16.8%, p = 0.47). The most common post-operative complication was urinary retention, which was comparable between groups (MBP u2013 4.2% vs fleet enema u2013 6.1%, p = 0.59). Rates of infectious complications were also comparable (MPB u2013 2.0% vs fleet enema u2013 2.6%, p = 0.45), as were bleeding complications (MBP u2013 3.2% vs fleet enema u2013 2.12%, p = 0.42). There was no data on the quality of bowel preparation or surgeon satisfaction with preparation available.Conclusions/Discussion:u200b There is no evidence to suggest that MBP has any advantage over fleetenema for pre-operative bowel preparation. However, there is currently no data from randomizedcontrolled trials directly comparing MBP and fleet enema. Our review suggests that clinical equipoise exists with regards to pre-operative bowel preparation in the TEM population but further studies are required. We plan to design a multi-center RCT to compare enema and MBP to assess for quality of preparation and post-operative complications with the hypothesis that fleet enema is non inferior to MBP in the context of TEM.
by Gerard N. Burrow, Medical Complications During Pregnancy Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Medical Complications During Pregnancy books, With contributions from many centres and disciplines, this edition covers the full spectrum of potential complications associated with pregnancy. It includes coverage of pathophysiology as well as state-of-the-art guidance on effective management.
by Donald Herbert, Volume And Kinetics In Tumor Control And Normal Tissue Complications Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Volume And Kinetics In Tumor Control And Normal Tissue Complications books, This volume places a strong emphasis on "volume-effects" phenomenon & the radiation pharmacokinetics that is required to achieve timely & accurate predictions of the clinically acceptable radiation responses in the tumor & normal tissues. Such findings are especially appropriate to the current period of self-examination & introspection by the medical profession occasioned by the augmenting concerns of payors & patients alike for the appropriateness & effectiveness of the increasing volume & intensity of medical services now delivered. The proceedings specifically discusses the topics of 3D & IMRT based therapies & their radiobiological & clinical impact.