Cardiothoracic Surgery

Author: Joanna Chikwe
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191641693
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Cardiothoracic Surgery covers all areas of adult and paediatric, cardiac and thoracic surgery and intensive care. This new edition, with updated cardiac surgery and thoracic sections, provides on-the-spot guidance to common and less common operative procedures. Every chapter is divided into topics presented across two pages to enable easy reference, with pages on intensive care edged in red for immediate access. Completely updated with current evidence and guidelines, the book is practically oriented to provide reliable guidance in intensive care and in theatre. Fully indexed and lavishly illustrated, the book is a must for anyone seeking a comprehensive yet portable guide to all areas of cardiothoracic surgical practice.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Author: Joanna Chikwe
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199642834
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Cardiothoracic Surgery covers all areas of adult and paediatric, cardiac and thoracic surgery and intensive care. This new edition provides rapid on-the-spot access to practical management advice, and succinct overviews of common and less common operative procedures. Divided into topics presented across a double page spread to enable easy reference, each chapter includes advice based on current evidence and guidelines, with references where appropriate, and features purpose-drawn illustrations showing practical procedures.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Author: Joanna Chikwe
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198565888
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This handbook of cardiothoracic surgery covers all areas of adult and paediatric, cardiac and thoracic surgery, and intensive care. It provides rapid on-the-spot access to practical management advice, and succinct overviews of most cardiothoracic procedures. Every chapter is divided into topics presented across two pages to enable easy reference. The advice is based on current evidence and guidelines, with references given where appropriate. The book is practically oriented to provide reliable guidance on the intensive care and in theatre. There is an excellent intensive care section with pages edged in red for immediate access. The book has a full index, and a contents list tabled on the back-cover with page tabs to aid navigation. The book is pocket-sized, with a durable, wipe-proof cover to ensure portability.

Cardiac Anaesthesia

Author: Matthew Barnard
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199209103
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Anaesthesia offer a radically new way for medical and nursing staff to access practical management advice which is portable. accessible, and reliable. --

Oxford Desk Reference Clinical Genetics and Genomics

Author: Helen V. Firth
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192519832
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A popular and easy-to-use guide, this book is a must-have tool for clinical consultations in genetics and genomic medicine. Ideal for quick reference during practice, it covers the process of diagnosis, investigation, management, and counselling for patients. With a strong evidence base and international guidelines, it puts reliable and trustworthy guidance at your fingertips. Designed for use as a first-line guide, the A to Z format ensures it's accessible, and the simple layout makes it easy to assimilate information. Highly illustrated, the book also contains up-to-date glossaries of terms used in genetics and dysmorphology providing quick reference for key concepts. The second edition is an eagerly anticipated update of the gold standard in the specialty. It covers new developments in the field, particularly the advent of genome-wide sequencing and major updates in cancer. Fifteen new topics have been added, including Sudden cardiac death, Neonatal screening, and Ciliopathies. The authors have used their experience to devise a practical clinical approach to many common genetic referrals, both outpatient and ward based. The most common Mendelian disorders, chromosomal disorders, congenital anomalies and syndromes are all covered, and where available diagnostic criteria are included. In addition there are chapters on familial cancer and pregnancy-related topics such as fetal anomalies, teratogens, prenatal and pre-implantation diagnosis and non-invasive prenatal testing. The book also provides information on the less common situations where management is particularly complex. Both practical and pertinent, Oxford Desk Reference: Clinical Genetics and Genomics is the companion you need by your side during clinical consultations.

Cardiothoracic Critical Care

Author: Robyn Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199692955
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An indispensible pocket reference for critical care trainees, consultants and intensive care nurses, this new Oxford Specialist Handbook provides an evidence-based approach to all aspects of patient care in cardiothoracic intensive care. Written in the Oxford Handbook format, each section is comprised of short topics ideal for quick reference. Portable, accessible, and reliable, the book equips the clinician with the basic scientific and clinical knowledge to safely assist in formulating management plans, based on current best practice. Cardiothoracic Critical Care addresses major recent developments in cardiothoracic critical care, such as cardiovascular support, mechanical support (IABP, VADS, and ECMO), and drug therapies such as nitric oxide and other new inotropic agents. The management of postoperative bleeding is covered in detail, as it increasingly involves updated fluid and blood-product therapies including blood preservation techniques such as cell salvage.

Liver and Pancreatobiliary Surgery with Liver Transplantation

Author: Dr. Robert Sutcliffe
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199205388
Format: PDF, ePub
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The handbook provides concise descriptions of diseases affecting the liver, biliary tree and pancreas, including their management. Interventional procedures and operative techniques form a substantial part of the text and these are accompanied by clear diagrams to aid the reader. The handbook is designed to be portable, enabling the trainee to quickly access information in the operating theatre or clinic without having to resort to larger texts.

Cardiothoracic Surgery Review

Author: Kenneth L. Franco
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451154151
Format: PDF, ePub
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Cardiothoracic Surgery Review covers all of the core knowledge necessary to pass the cardiothoracic boards or the cardiothoracic recertification exam. Each topic presents core information in two-to-four pages and concludes with a brief list of the most important references. The topics cover all areas in cardiothoracic surgery, including cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiac surgery, and thoracic surgery. Included with the book is a companion website featuring the fully searchable text and over 60 procedural videos. This topic-based review is ideal for anyone needing to rapidly reference an up-to-date knowledge base in cardiothoracic surgery, including cardiothoracic fellows, practitioners studying for recertification, and surgical nurses.

Key Questions in Cardiac Surgery

Author: Narain Moorjani,
Publisher: tfm Publishing Limited
ISBN: 1908986530
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Winner of a HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARD in the Surgical specialties category of the 2011 BMA Medical Book Competition. Key Questions in Cardiac Surgery will systematically cover all the main topics involved in the current practice of a cardiac surgeon. It will incorporate current guidelines for practice (such as from the American Heart Association and European Society of Cardiology) and up-to-date information based on current literature. The data and body of knowledge presented in this book are strictly evidence-based which makes it ideal as a revision aid for residents/registrars undertaking their Cardiothoracic Surgery Board examinations around the world. Although these examinations vary in format in different countries, this book is applicable to all cardiothoracic surgical trainees. Its concise, yet complete coverage of the important topics, make it the ideal guide to answer the key questions in cardiac surgery that are asked within the confines of an examination. Cardiologists, cardiothoracic intensive care unit specialists, nursing staff, physiotherapists and other professions allied to medicine, both surgical and cardiological, will also find the book useful in terms of the indications and surgical management of these patients, as they are integral to the cardiac surgical process.

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Author: Saul G. Myerson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199549575
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance is an indispensable guide to performing and interpreting CMR scans, with comprehensive detail on what to look for, which sequences to include, how to acquire them, and how to interpret the images.