Differentiating surgical instruments /

Saved in:
Main Author: Rutherford, Colleen. (Author)
Format: Book
Published:Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Company, [2012]
Edition:Second edition.
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Main Author:Rutherford, Colleen.

More than 800 instruments and tips associated with official names, common nicknames, and descriptions of instrument features, categories, and uses: Common types of clamping, grasping, cutting, and retracting instruments. Instruments for specialized procedures (such as bowel, thyroid or breast surgery). Cutting loops, and the parts that make up cytoscopes and resectoscopes. Orthopedic drills and saw blades. Instruments used in microscopic and endoscopic surgery. Organization based on surgical specialties. "Surgical Sessions" provide chapter review questions and critical thinking scenarios.

Descriptive content provided by Syndetics™, a Bowker service.

General Notes:Includes index.
Physical Description:xvi, 195 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm + 1 computer disc (4 3/4 in.)