Home > Books > Avoiding Common Surgical Errors
Avoiding Common Surgical Errors
View PDF

Avoiding Common Surgical Errors

Publication Year: 2005
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Marcucci, Lisa; Moritz, Michael J.; Chen, Herbert
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-74742-4
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 85
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

Avoiding Common Surgical Errors can easily be read immediately before the start of a rotation or used for quick reference on call.

This pocket book lists 186 errors commonly made by attendings, residents, interns, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants when working with surgical patients on the ward or in the operating room, emergency room, or intensive care unit.

Each entry includes an explanation of the clinical scenario in which the error can occur and the relevant anatomy and pathophysiology. Illustrations of pertinent anatomy, instruments, and devices are included.

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Marcucci, Lisa; Moritz, Michael J.; Chen, Herbert
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-74742-4
  • Specialty:
    Advanced Practice
    Medical Review
    Nurse Practitioner
    Physician Assistant
    Residents
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 528
  • Illustrations: 28
  • Year: 2005
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 85

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Biomedical Research Grants - UberResearch Searchable database of awarded research funding that includes more than 600,000 indexed records. Allows researchers to instantly uncover the funders and dollars going to their discipline and plan their grant outreach accordingly.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
JOTM
Journal of Urology® Official Journal of the American Urological Association (AUA), the journal brings solid coverage of the clinically relevant content needed to stay at the forefront of the dynamic field of urology.
JOTM
Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care A forum for nurses and health care professionals who care for and treat individuals infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Offers the latest in health care delivery, program implementation, research analysis and application.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Acute Care Surgery, 2nd Edition
Updated with more illustrations and brand-new chapters that reflect the growth and advances in the field, this edition features an editorial board drawn from the ranks of trauma surgery, emergency surgery, and critical care surgery.

Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine, 5th Edition
Using a practical, outline format, this best-selling title presents evidence-based approaches to cardiovascular diagnosis, diseases, and treatment – perfect for daily practice or exam preparation.