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Trauma 8th Edition by Ernest E. Moore, ISBN-13: 978-1259860676
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Series: Trauma
1316 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical; 8 edition (May 24, 2017)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 9781259860676
ISBN-13: 978-1259860676

The world’s leading resource on trauma surgery― with an expanded full-color atlas

A Doody’s Core Title for 2017!

Hailed by readers and reviewers for its expert authorship and high-yield clinical content, Trauma is unquestionably the field’s definitive text. Enhanced by a full-color design and a high-quality atlas of anatomic drawings and surgical approaches, this trusted classic takes readers through the full range of injuries the trauma surgeon is likely to encounter.

Supported by numerous x-rays, CT scans, plus tables throughout, Trauma begins with an informative look at kinematics and the mechanisms of trauma injury. Subsequent chapters provide useful background information on the epidemiology of trauma; injury prevention; the basics of trauma systems, triage, and transport; and much more. The next section meticulously reviews generalized approaches to the trauma patient, from pre-hospital care and managing shock, to emergency department thoracotomy and the management of infections. Trauma then delivers a clear organ-by-organ survey of treatment protocols designed to help clinicians respond to any critical care situation with confidence, no matter what body system is involved. The remaining sections of the book will help readers successfully handle specific challenges in trauma―including alcohol and drug abuse, and combat-related wounds―in addition to post-traumatic complications such as multiple organ failure.

• Increased number of algorithms and illustrations
• More international authors
• Expanded Trauma Atlas contains precise, full-color anatomical illustrations and proven surgical techniques
• High-yield section on specific approaches to the trauma patient prepares readers for the complete spectrum of cases in trauma/critical surgery care they will face in real-world practice
• A-to-Z overview of the management of specific traumatic injuries
• Detailed discussion of the management of complications

Table of contents:

Section I: Trauma Overview
Chapter 1: Kinematics
Chapter 2: Epidemiology
Chapter 3: Injury Prevention
Chapter 4: Trauma Systems, Triage, and Transport
Chapter 5: Injury Severity Scoring and Outcomes Research
Chapter 6: Acute Care Surgery
Section II: Generalized Approaches to the Traumatized Patient
Chapter 7: Prehospital Care
Chapter 8: Disaster and Mass Casualty
Chapter 9: Rural Trauma
Chapter 10: Initial Assessment
Chapter 11: Airway Management
Chapter 12: Management of Shock
Chapter 13: Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy
Chapter 14: Emergency Department Thoracotomy
Chapter 15: Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
Chapter 16: Surgeon Performed Ultrasound in Acute Care Surgery
Chapter 17: Principles of Anesthesia and Pain Management
Chapter 18: Infections
Section III: Management of Specific Injuries
Chapter 19: Traumatic Brain Injury
Chapter 20: Eye
Chapter 21: Face
Chapter 22: Neck
Chapter 23: Spinal Injuries
Chapter 24: Trauma Thoracotomy: General Principles and Techniques
Chapter 25: Lung, Trachea, and Esophagus
Chapter 26: Heart and Thoracic Vascular Injuries
Chapter 27: Trauma Laparotomy: Principles and Techniques
Chapter 28: Diaphragm
Chapter 29: Liver and Biliary Tract
Chapter 30: Spleen
Chapter 31: Stomach and Small Bowel
Chapter 32: Duodenum and Pancreas
Chapter 33: Colon and Rectal Trauma
Chapter 34: Abdominal Vascular Injury
Chapter 35: Pelvis
Chapter 36: Genitourinary Trauma
Chapter 37: Trauma in Pregnancy
Chapter 38: Trauma Damage Control
Chapter 39: Upper Extremity
Chapter 40: Lower Extremity
Chapter 41: Peripheral Vascular Injury
Section IV: Specific Challenges in Trauma
Chapter 42: Alcohol and Drugs
Chapter 43: The Pediatric Patient
Chapter 44: The Geriatric Patient
Chapter 45: Ethics of Acute Care Surgery
Chapter 46: Social Violence
Chapter 47: Wounds, Bites, and Stings
Chapter 48: Burns and Radiation
Chapter 49: Temperature-Related Syndromes: Hyperthermia, Hypothermia, and Frostbite
Chapter 50: Organ Donation from Trauma Patients
Chapter 51: Rehabilitation
Chapter 52: Modern Combat Casualty Care
Chapter 53: Genomics and Acute Care Surgery
Chapter 54: Trauma, Medicine, and the Law
Section V: Management of Complications after Trauma
Chapter 55: Principles of Critical Care
Chapter 56: Cardiovascular Failure
Chapter 57: Respiratory Insufficiency
Chapter 58: Gastrointestinal Failure
Chapter 59: Renal Failure
Chapter 60: Nutritional Support and Electrolyte Management
Chapter 61: Post-Injury Inflammation and Organ Dysfunction
Chapter 62: Coding and Billing
Chapter 63: Critical Appraisal of Trauma Research
Section VI: Atlas of Trauma
Atlas of Trauma: Introduction

About the Author

Ernest E. Moore, MD is Professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado at Denver at Health Sciences Center. He is also Chief of Surgery at the Denver Health Medical Center.
Kenneth L. Mattox, MD is Professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. He is Chief of Staff and Chief of Surgery at the Ben Taub General Hospital in Houston.
David V. Feliciano, MD is Professor of Surgery at Indiana University School of Medicine.
Demetrios Demetriades, MD, PhD is Professor of Surgery and Director of the Division of Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care Unit at University of Southern California.

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