The Washington Manual of Surgery

Author: Mary Klingensmith, MD, Chandu Vemuri, MD, Oluwadamilola Fayanju, MD, Jason Robertson, MD, Pamela Samson, MD, Dominic Sanford, MD
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Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date: 2016
ISBN 10: 1496310780
ISBN 13: 9781496310781
Edition: 7th

Description:

Concise, portable, and user-friendly, The Washington Manual of Surgery, 7th Edition, focuses on the essential information you need to know for successful care of patients with surgical disease. This bestselling reference presents brief, logical approaches to the management of patients with comprehensive surgical problems. Throughout the manual, content has been completely updated, including new review questions, new chapters, and new treatment algorithms. This 7th Edition provides a clear view of the challenges surgical residents face, practical solutions, and expert guidance - all in one convenient and easily accessible source. Key Features:*Thoroughly revised with information on the latest advances in surgical technique, instrumentation, and standards of practice.*New chapters on Biostatistics for the General Surgeon, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, and Fundamentals of Endoscopic, Laparoscopic, and Robotic Surgery.*Reorganized content emphasizes clarity and consistency, so you can find what you need more quickly.*Comprehensive coverage addresses all areas taught in general surgical residencies, including pediatric surgery.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Contributors
  • Foreword
  • Preface

1: General and Perioperative Care of the Surgical Patient

  • Preoperative Evaluation and Management
  • Postoperative Care of the Patient
  • Chapter 1: Perioperative Care

2: Common Postoperative Problems

  • Introduction
  • Neurologic Complications
  • Cardiovascular Complications
  • Pulmonary Complications
  • Renal Complications
  • Gastrointestinal Complications
  • Infections Complications
  • Thrombotic Complications
  • Diabetic Complications
  • Chapter 2: Common Postoperative Problems

3: Nutrition for the Surgical Patient

  • Introduction
  • Nutrient Metabolism
  • Stress Metabolism
  • Nutritional Assessment
  • Nutrition Administration
  • Nutritional Support
  • Chapter 3: Nutrition

4: Fluid, Electrolytes, and Acid–Base Disorders

  • Introduction
  • Parenteral Fluid Therapy
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Electrolyte Disorders
  • Acid–base Disorders
  • Chapter 4: Fluid, Electrolytes, and Acid–Base Disorders

5: Anticoagulation, Hemostasis, and Transfusions

  • Introduction
  • Mechanisms of Hemostasis
  • Evaluation of Hemostasis
  • Disorders of Coagulation and Platelet Function
  • Anticoagulation and Antiplatelet Medications
  • Transfusion Therapy and Reversal of Coagulopathy
  • Local Hemostatic Agents
  • Chapter 5: Hemostasis, Anticoagulation, and Transfusion Therapy

6: Anesthesia

  • Introduction
  • Anesthesia Techniques and Medications
  • Postoperative Analgesia and Complications
  • Chapter 6: Anesthesia

7: Critical Care

  • Introduction
  • Monitoring of the Critically Ill Patient
  • Sedation and Analgesia
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Circulatory Failure: Shock
  • Sepsis
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Prophylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Blood Glucose Control
  • Medications
  • Chapter 7: Critical Care

8: Burns

  • Introduction
  • Assessment and Management of Burn Injuries
  • Chapter 8: Burns

9: Wound Care

  • Introduction
  • Acute Wound Healing
  • Chronic Wound Healing
  • Wound Closure and Care
  • Chapter 9: Wound Care

10: Head, Neck, and Spinal Trauma

  • Introduction
  • Trauma Evaluation for the Head, Neck, and Spine
  • Radiographic Evaluation
  • Types of Head Injuries
  • Other Considerations when Managing Brain Injury
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Other Relevant Topics in Spinal Injury Management
  • Chapter 10: Head, Neck, and Spinal Trauma

11: Chest Trauma

  • Introduction
  • Penetrating Thoracic Injuries
  • Blunt Thoracic Injuries
  • Procedures
  • Conclusion
  • Chapter 11: Chest Trauma

12: Abdominal Trauma

  • General Approach to Abdominal Trauma in the Trauma Bay
  • Imaging Modalities
  • Trauma Resuscitation and Operative Management
  • Management of Specific Injuries
  • Abdominal Trauma in Pregnancy
  • Chapter 12: Abdominal Trauma

13: Extremity Trauma

  • Treatment of Orthopedic Injuries
  • Chapter 13: Extremity Trauma

14: Common Surgical Procedures

  • Introduction
  • Central Venous Catheterization
  • Thoracic Drainage Procedures
  • Peritoneal Drainage Procedures
  • Surgical Airway Access
  • Chapter 14: Common Surgical Procedures

15: Acute Abdomen

  • Introduction
  • Pathophysiology
  • Evaluation
  • Differential Diagnosis
  • Chapter 15: Acute Abdomen

16: Esophagus

  • Structural and Functional Disorders of the Esophagus
  • Traumatic Injury to the Esophagus
  • Esophageal Tumors
  • Chapter 16: Esophagus

17: Stomach

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Disorders of the Stomach
  • Chapter 17: Stomach

18: The Surgical Management of Obesity

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 18: The Surgical Management of Obesity

19: Small Intestine

  • Small-Bowel Obstruction (SBO)
  • Meckel Diverticulum
  • Enteric Fistulas
  • Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS)
  • Neoplasms
  • Crohn Disease
  • Chapter 19: Small Intestine

20: Surgical Diseases of the Liver

  • Cavernous Hemangiomas
  • Focal Nodular Hyperplasia
  • Hepatic Adenoma
  • Bile Duct Hamartomas
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Hepatoma)
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Disease to the Liver
  • Hepatic Abscess
  • Hepatic Cysts
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Chapter 20: Surgical Diseases of the Liver

21: Surgical Diseases of the Biliary Tree

  • Cholelithiasis
  • Acalculous Cholecystitis
  • Benign Strictures and Bile Duct Injuries
  • Acute Cholangitis
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Choledochal Cysts
  • Benign Bile Duct Tumors
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Chapter 21: Surgical Diseases of the Biliary Tree

22: Surgical Diseases of the Pancreas

  • Introduction
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma
  • Neuroendocrine Neoplasms of the Pancreas
  • Rare Neoplasms of the Pancreas
  • Congenital Abnormalities
  • Cystic Diseases
  • Chapter 22: Surgical Diseases of the Pancreas

23: Spleen

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 23: Spleen

24: Colon and Rectum

  • Disorders of Colonic Physiology
  • Colitides
  • Neoplastic Disease
  • Intestinal Stomas
  • Chapter 24: Colon and Rectum

25: Anorectal Disease

  • Anorectal Physiology
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal Fissure
  • Infection of the Anorectum
  • Anal Neoplasms
  • Chapter 25: Anorectal Disease

26: Cerebrovascular Disease

  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Presentation
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Management
  • Chapter 26: Cerebrovascular Disease

27: Thoracoabdominal Vascular Disease

  • Introduction
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
  • Other Arterial Aneurysms
  • Acute Aortic Syndromes
  • Renovascular Disease
  • Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Chapter 27: Thoracoabdominal Vascular Disease

28: Peripheral Arterial Disease

  • Introduction
  • Acute Arterial Occlusion of the Extremity
  • Chronic Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Chapter 28: Peripheral Arterial Disease

29: Venous and Lymphatic Disease

  • Venous Anatomy
  • Chronic Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Lymphedema
  • Chapter 29: Venous and Lymphatic Disease

30: Hemodialysis Access

  • Introduction
  • Indications for Dialysis
  • Types of Access
  • Dialysis Access Catheters
  • Arteriovenous Access
  • Preoperative Evaluation
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • AV Graft
  • AVA Planning
  • Complications of AVA
  • Chapter 30: Hemodialysis Access

31: Transplantation

  • Physiologic Immunity
  • Transplant Immunology
  • Transplant Rejection
  • Immunosuppression
  • Organ Allocation
  • Organ Donation
  • Organ Procurement and Preservation
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Intestine
  • Chapter 31: Transplantation

32: Pediatric Surgery

  • Introduction
  • Fluids and Nutrition
  • Neonatal Surgical Conditions
  • Thoracic Pathology
  • Abdominal Pathology
  • Head and Neck Masses
  • Tumors and Neoplasms
  • Pediatric General Surgical Conditions
  • Chapter 32: Pediatric Surgery

33: Cardiac Surgery

  • Introduction
  • Anatomy
  • Preoperative Risk Assessment
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass
  • Surgical Procedures and Indications for Surgery
  • Postoperative Management and Complications
  • Chapter 33: Cardiac Surgery

34: Lung and Mediastinal Diseases

  • Pneumothorax
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Empyema
  • Hemoptysis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Tumors of the Pleura
  • Tumors of the Mediastinum
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Management of Thoracic Surgical Patients
  • Chapter 34: Lung and Mediastinal Diseases

35: Breast

  • Anatomy
  • Clinical Assessment
  • Benign Breast Conditions
  • Malignancy of the Breast
  • Special Considerations
  • Chapter 35: Breast

36: Skin and Soft-Tissue Tumors

  • Diagnosis of Skin Lesions and Soft-Tissue Masses
  • Benign Skin and Soft-Tissue Lesions
  • Malignant Lesions
  • Other Malignant Skin Tumors
  • Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
  • Chapter 36: Skin and Soft-Tissue Tumors

37: Fundamentals of Laparoscopic, Robotic and Endoscopic Surgery

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 37: Fundamentals of Laparoscopic, Robotic and Endoscopic Surgery

38: Hernias

  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Femoral Hernias
  • Internal Hernia
  • Abdominal Wall Hernia
  • Chapter 38: Hernias

39: Diseases of the Adrenal and Pituitary Gland and Hereditary Endocrine Syndromes

  • Adrenal–Pituitary Axis
  • Hereditary Endocrine Tumor Syndromes (Table 39-3)
  • Chapter 39: Diseases of the Adrenal and Pituitary Gland and Hereditary Endocrine Syndromes

40: Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

  • Thyroid
  • Parathyroid
  • Chapter 40: Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

41: Otolaryngology for the General Surgeon

  • The Neck
  • The Larynx
  • Oral Cavity and Pharynx
  • The Salivary Glands
  • The Ear
  • The Nose and Paranasal Sinuses
  • Chapter 41: Otolaryngology for the General Surgeon

42: Plastic and Hand Surgery

  • Introduction
  • Basic Techniques and Principles
  • Acute Injuries
  • General Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Aesthetic Surgery Pearls for the General Surgeon
  • Chapter 42: Plastic and Hand Surgery

43: Urology for the General Surgeon

  • Introduction
  • Hematuria
  • Diseases of the Kidney
  • Diseases of the Ureter
  • Diseases of the Urinary Bladder
  • Diseases of the Prostate
  • Diseases of the Penis
  • Diseases of the Scrotum and Testicles
  • Genitourinary Trauma
  • Chapter 43: Urology for the General Surgeon

44: Obstetrics and Gynecology for the General Surgeon

  • Obstetric and Gynecologic Disorders
  • Nonobstetric Surgery in the Pregnant Patient
  • Gynecologic Surgical Anatomy
  • Gynecologic Malignancies
  • Chapter 44: Obstetrics and Gynecology for the General Surgeon

45: Biostatistics for the General Surgeon

  • Introduction
  • Study Design
  • Data Analysis
  • Evaluating Study Quality
  • Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Chapter 45: Biostatistics for the General Surgeon
  • Additional References
  • Web Sites

46: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in Surgery

  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement
  • Chapter 46: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in Surgery
  • Additional References

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