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The Resource Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common surgical techniques and procedures, including appendectomy, breast biopsy, carotid endarterectomy, cataract removal, cesarean section, coronary artery bypass, cosmetic surgery, dilation and curettage, gallbladder surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterectomy, hernia repair, low back surgery, mastectomy, prostatectomy, tonsillectomy, and weight-loss (bariatric) surgery, along with facts about emergency surgery and critical care and tips on preparing for surgery, getting a second opinion, managing pain and surgical complications, and recovering from surgery, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for more information, edited by Amy L. Sutton

Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common surgical techniques and procedures, including appendectomy, breast biopsy, carotid endarterectomy, cataract removal, cesarean section, coronary artery bypass, cosmetic surgery, dilation and curettage, gallbladder surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterectomy, hernia repair, low back surgery, mastectomy, prostatectomy, tonsillectomy, and weight-loss (bariatric) surgery, along with facts about emergency surgery and critical care and tips on preparing for surgery, getting a second opinion, managing pain and surgical complications, and recovering from surgery, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for more information, edited by Amy L. Sutton

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Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common surgical techniques and procedures, including appendectomy, breast biopsy, carotid endarterectomy, cataract removal, cesarean section, coronary artery bypass, cosmetic surgery, dilation and curettage, gallbladder surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterectomy, hernia repair, low back surgery, mastectomy, prostatectomy, tonsillectomy, and weight-loss (bariatric) surgery, along with facts about emergency surgery and critical care and tips on preparing for surgery, getting a second opinion, managing pain and surgical complications, and recovering from surgery, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for more information
Title
Surgery sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about common surgical techniques and procedures, including appendectomy, breast biopsy, carotid endarterectomy, cataract removal, cesarean section, coronary artery bypass, cosmetic surgery, dilation and curettage, gallbladder surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterectomy, hernia repair, low back surgery, mastectomy, prostatectomy, tonsillectomy, and weight-loss (bariatric) surgery, along with facts about emergency surgery and critical care and tips on preparing for surgery, getting a second opinion, managing pain and surgical complications, and recovering from surgery, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for more information
Statement of responsibility
edited by Amy L. Sutton
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
617
Index
index present
LC call number
RD31.3
LC item number
.S87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WO 39
NLM item number
S95975 2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sutton, Amy L.
Series statement
Health reference series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Surgery
  • Consumer education
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative
Label
Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common surgical techniques and procedures, including appendectomy, breast biopsy, carotid endarterectomy, cataract removal, cesarean section, coronary artery bypass, cosmetic surgery, dilation and curettage, gallbladder surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterectomy, hernia repair, low back surgery, mastectomy, prostatectomy, tonsillectomy, and weight-loss (bariatric) surgery, along with facts about emergency surgery and critical care and tips on preparing for surgery, getting a second opinion, managing pain and surgical complications, and recovering from surgery, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for more information, edited by Amy L. Sutton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview of surgical specialties -- What is it like to have surgery? -- Specialized surgical techniques -- Understanding pediatric surgery -- Surgery in older adults -- Surgery statistics -- Recent research and trends in surgery and patient outcomes -- How to find a qualified surgeon -- How to get a second opinion -- How to prepare for surgery -- Preparing your child for surgery -- Choosing a hospital -- Choosing ambulatory care -- Anesthesia -- Substance use and surgery -- Donating blood for surgery -- Dealing with preoperative anxiety -- Understanding informed consent -- Ensuring patient safety -- What Medicare covers if you are having surgery -- Advanced care planning -- Head and neck surgery -- Eye surgery -- Dental and endodontic surgery -- Breast surgeries -- Lung surgery -- Heart and vascular surgery -- Implantable devices for heart problems -- Joint, bone, and spine surgery -- Gastrointestinal surgery -- Weight-loss (bariatric) surgery -- Gynecologic and obstetric surgery -- Urological surgery -- Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery -- Organ transplant surgery -- Emergency, critical care, or traumatic surgery -- Pain control and surgery -- Assisted breathing and surgery -- Managing blood loss with blood transfusions -- Infection and surgery -- Other surgical complications -- Recovering from surgery -- Hospital discharge planning -- Moving to a rehabilitation unit or facility -- Nutrition and exercise concerns after surgery -- Caring for surgical incisions and drains -- Caring for an ostomy bag after surgery -- Driving and travel after surgery -- Glossary of terms related to surgery -- Directory of organizations that provide information about surgery
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xx, 655 pages
Isbn
9780780812918
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012044721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 2502103
  • (OCoLC)821203410
  • (OCoLC)ocn821203410
  • 2502103
Label
Surgery sourcebook : basic consumer health information about common surgical techniques and procedures, including appendectomy, breast biopsy, carotid endarterectomy, cataract removal, cesarean section, coronary artery bypass, cosmetic surgery, dilation and curettage, gallbladder surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterectomy, hernia repair, low back surgery, mastectomy, prostatectomy, tonsillectomy, and weight-loss (bariatric) surgery, along with facts about emergency surgery and critical care and tips on preparing for surgery, getting a second opinion, managing pain and surgical complications, and recovering from surgery, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources for more information, edited by Amy L. Sutton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview of surgical specialties -- What is it like to have surgery? -- Specialized surgical techniques -- Understanding pediatric surgery -- Surgery in older adults -- Surgery statistics -- Recent research and trends in surgery and patient outcomes -- How to find a qualified surgeon -- How to get a second opinion -- How to prepare for surgery -- Preparing your child for surgery -- Choosing a hospital -- Choosing ambulatory care -- Anesthesia -- Substance use and surgery -- Donating blood for surgery -- Dealing with preoperative anxiety -- Understanding informed consent -- Ensuring patient safety -- What Medicare covers if you are having surgery -- Advanced care planning -- Head and neck surgery -- Eye surgery -- Dental and endodontic surgery -- Breast surgeries -- Lung surgery -- Heart and vascular surgery -- Implantable devices for heart problems -- Joint, bone, and spine surgery -- Gastrointestinal surgery -- Weight-loss (bariatric) surgery -- Gynecologic and obstetric surgery -- Urological surgery -- Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery -- Organ transplant surgery -- Emergency, critical care, or traumatic surgery -- Pain control and surgery -- Assisted breathing and surgery -- Managing blood loss with blood transfusions -- Infection and surgery -- Other surgical complications -- Recovering from surgery -- Hospital discharge planning -- Moving to a rehabilitation unit or facility -- Nutrition and exercise concerns after surgery -- Caring for surgical incisions and drains -- Caring for an ostomy bag after surgery -- Driving and travel after surgery -- Glossary of terms related to surgery -- Directory of organizations that provide information about surgery
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xx, 655 pages
Isbn
9780780812918
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012044721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • 2502103
  • (OCoLC)821203410
  • (OCoLC)ocn821203410
  • 2502103

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