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Author Tighe, Shirley M., 1939-

Title Instrumentation for the operating room : a photographic manual / Shirley M. Tighe.

Publication Info. St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier/Mosby, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Reference Material  Ref. 617.9178 B873I    In-Library Use Only
Edition 8th ed.
Description xvi, 335 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Instrument Preparation for Surgery. Care and handling of surgical instruments ; Sterialization container systems. -- General Surgery : Operating room suite/basic laparotomy ; Abdominal self-retaining retractors ; Extra long instruments ; Skin staplers ; Small laparotomy set ; Minor laparoscopic set ; Laparoscopy ; Laparoscopic adult MIS set ; Laser laparoscope ; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy ; Cholecystectomy ; Laparoscopic bowel resection ; Bowel resection ; Sigmoidosocopy ; Hemorrhoidectomy and/or pilonidal cystectomy ; Laparoscopic gastric banding ; Laparoscopic gastric bypass ; The da Vinci surgical system and EndoWrist instruments (robotic instruments) ; Breast biopsy/lumpectomy ; Mastectomy ; Vascular access device insertion. -- Female Reproductive Surgery. Dilatation and curettage of the uterus (D and C) ; Hysteroscopy ; Abdominal hysterectomy ; Supracervical laparoscopic hysterectomy ; Vaginal hysterectomy ; Laparoscopic tubal occlusion ; Microtuboplasty. -- Genitourinary Surgery. Cystoscopy ; Nephrectomy and ureteroplasty ; Urethroscopy ; Prostatectomy ; Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) ; Vasectomy ; Kidney transplant. -- Orthopedic Surgery. Basic orthopedic surgery ; Soft tissue set ; Power saws and drills, battery powered ; Small joint arthroscope set ; Arthroscopic carpal tunnel instruments ; Small/minor joint replacement ; Total ankle prosthesis ; Arthroscopy of the knee ; Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with patellar tendon bone graft instruments ; Total knee replacement ; Total knee prosthesis ; Shoulder surgery instruments ; Hip fracture ; Hip retractors ; Total hip replacement ; Total hip instruments (Zimmer-VerSys) ; Total hip prosthesis (VerSys hip system) ; Spinal fusion with rodding ; Long bone rodding for fracture fixation ; ASIF universal femoral distractor set ; Synthes retrograde/antegrade femoral nail ; Synthes unreamed tibial nails ; Synthes unreamed tibial nail insertion and locking instruments ; External fixation of fractures ; ASIF pelvic instrument set ; ASIF mini fixation set ; Surgery on pediatric and small-statured patients. --
Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery. Basic eye set ; Cataract removal ; Clear corneal set ; Corneal transplant ; Deep lamellar endothelial keratoplasty (DLEK) ; Glaucoma ; Eye muscle surgery ; Retinal detachment ; Vitrectomy ; Keratoplasty ; Oculoplastic instrument set ; Dacrocystorhinotomy (DCR) ; Orbital instruments ; Eye enucleation ; Myringotomy ; Basic ear set ; Tympanoplasty ; Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (T & A) ; Septoplasty (SMR) and rhinoplasty ; Nasal polyp instruments ; Nasal fracture reduction ; Sinus surgery. -- Oral, Maxillary, and Facial Surgery. Facial fracture set ; Orthognathic surgery ; Titanium 2.0-mm microfixation system ; Tooth extraction set. -- Plastic Surgery. Minor plastic set ; Skin graft . -- Peripheral Vascular, Cardiovascular, and Thoracic Surgery. Endarterectomy ; Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair ; Abdominal vascular set (open procedure) ; Tracheotomy ; Thoracoscopy ; Thoracic instruments ; Cardiac surgery ; Open heart microinstruments ; Sternal saws and sternum knife ; Open heart extras ; Cardiovascular instruments ; Open heart valve extras ; Return open heart set ; Vein retrieval instruments ; Radial artery harvest set. -- Pediatric Surgery. Pediatric neonatal/infant laryngoscope and bronchoscopy set ; Pediatric chest instruments ; Pediatric vascular instruments ; Pediatric laparoscopic (MIS) set ; Pediatric pyloromyotomy laparoscopic (MIS) set. -- Neurosurgery. Craniotomy ; Neurologic bone pan instruments ; Neurologic retractors ; Medtronic midas rex electric drill ; Rhoton neurologic microinstrument set ; CUSA handpieces ; Neurologic shunt instruments ; MINOP neuroendoscopy set ; ICP monitoring tray ; Yasargil aneurysm clips with appliers ; Synthes low-profile cranial plating set ; Laminectomy ; Williams laminectomy microretractors ; Anterior cervical fusion ; Casper set ; ASIF anterior cervical locking plating instruments.
Summary This guide contains more than 1,000 photographs of surgical instruments and instrument tips both in the book and online. Instruments are organized by surgical specialty, beginning with basic sets and progressing to more advanced sets, and includes robotic and microsurgical instruments. The book also includes instructions on preparation, sterilization, and setup, along with explanations for common surgical procedures. It discusses proper instrument handling and sterilization, including correct placement within sterilization trays. The companion Evolve website contains photographs of less common instruments, flashcards for self-testing, and review questions.
Subject Surgical instruments and apparatus -- Atlases.
Operating room nursing.
Surgical Instruments -- Atlases.
Operating room nursing. (OCoLC)fst01046255
Surgical instruments and apparatus. (OCoLC)fst01139450
Genre/Form Atlases. (OCoLC)fst01423875
ISBN 9780323077392
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