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Washington Manual of Bedside Procedures, The

Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Freer, James Matthew
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-496-32370-5
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 97
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This practical reference presents brief, logical approaches to invasive procedures commonly performed by most housestaff, with an emphasis on internal medicine and surgery.

Using a colorful, step-by-step approach, it provides a clear view of the challenges faced by residents, interns, and medical students, plus offers practical solutions and expert guidance – all in one convenient and easily accessible source.

- Offers step-by-step guidance on the indications, contraindications, technique, and potential complications of a variety of invasive bedside procedures.
- Includes comprehensive coverage of central venous cannulation, radial arterial line placement, endotracheal intubation, lumbar puncture, abdominal paracentesis, thoracentesis, and knee arthrocentesis, as well as universal protocols and precautions.
- Provides commentary on the safety and contraindications of the procedures based on the latest evidence-based data.
- Discusses the use, potential benefits, and technique of ultrasound guidance for certain procedures, as well as fluid analysis, where appropriate.

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Freer, James Matthew
  • ISBN: 978-1-496-32370-5
  • Specialty:
    General Medicine
    Internal Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 58
  • Illustrations: 40
  • Year: 2016
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 97

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