Surgical Technology - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package, 6th Edition

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Surgical Technology - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package, 6th Edition


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    Part I: Surgical Technology Principles 1. The Surgical Technologist 2. Communication and Teamwork 3. Law, Documentation and Professional Ethics 4. The Healthcare Facility

    Perioperative Environment Facility Departments and Functions Healthcare Administration

    5. NEW! Disaster Preparedness and Response 6. The Patient 7. Diagnostic and Assessment Procedures 8. Environmental Hazards 9. Microbes and the Process of Infection 10. The Principles and Practice of Aseptic Technique 11. Decontamination, Sterilization, and Disinfection 12. Surgical Instruments 13. Perioperative Pharmacology 14. Anesthesia and Physiological Monitoring 15. Post Anesthesia Recovery 16. Death and Dying 17. Physics and Information Technology 18. Energy Sources in Surgery 19. Moving, Handling, and Positioning the Surgical Patient 20. Surgical Skin Prep and Draping 21. Case Planning and Intraoperative Roles 22. Management of the Surgical Wound

    Part II: Surgical Technology Practice 23. General Surgery

    Abdominal Wall Gastrointestinal Surgery of the Biliary System, Liver, Pancreas, and Spleen Breast Surgery

    24. Minimally Invasive Endoscopic and Robotic-Assisted Surgery 25. Gynecological and Obstetrical Surgery

    Gynecological Surgery Obstetrical Surgery

    26.Genitourinary Surgery 27. Ophthalmic Surgery 28. Surgery of the Ear, Nose, Pharynx, and Larynx

    The Ear Surgery of the Nasal Cavity, Oropharynx, and Larynx The Neck

    29. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 30. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 31. Orthopedic Surgery 32. Peripheral Vascular Surgery 33. Thoracic and Pulmonary Surgery 34. Cardiac Surgery 35. Pediatric Surgery 36. Neurosurgery 37. NEW! Trauma Surgery Glossary Index

    Joanna Kotcher Fuller, BA, BSN, RN, RGN, MPH, Emergency Medical Coordinator, Medical Emergency Relief International, UK-Global

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