Practice and Principles of Surgical Assisting

By (author) Rebecca Hall,Association of Surgical Assistants,Association of Surgical Assistants .

ISBN13: 9781264264377

Imprint: McGraw-Hill Education

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Format: Paperback / softback

Published: 08/09/2023

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This definitive guide provides the insights surgical assistants need to excel in their field and the information students need to ace the CSFA Created by the Association of Surgical Assistants, The Practice and Principles of Surgical Assisting is based on feedback from educational program directors and on the approved core curriculum. Packed with 400 photos and illustrations, it delivers the information and insights you need as you work your way through the surgical assisting programs and study for the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA). This authoritative guide covers all the topics you need to know, including legal, moral, and ethical considerations; perioperative infection control and patient management; pharmacology and anesthesia principles; preoperative patient preparation; tissue handling; wound closure modalities and techniques; and surgical specialties including but not limited to obstetric, gynecologic, genitourinary, ophthalmic, and cardiothoracic surgeries.
Introduction to surgical assisting Legal, Moral, and Ethical Considerations Introduction to Business Organizationand Management Infection Control in thePerioperative Setting Perioperative Patient Management Perioperatve Patient Management Pharmacology & AnesthesiaPrinciples Preoperatie Patient Preparation Tissue Handling and IntraoperativeSkills Wound Clusre Modalities Wound Closure Techniques Wound Drainage Systems Wound Dressings Managing Periperative Emergencies General Surgery Obstetric & Gynecologic Surgery Genitourinary Surgery Opthalmic Surgery Otorhinolaryngology Orthopedic surgery Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Neurosurgery Cardiothoracic Surgery Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Medicine: general issues
  • Public health & preventive medicine
  • General (US: Trade)
  • Professional & Vocational
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