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Introduction to the Operating Room

Introduction to the Operating Room (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Cochran, Amalia
By Braga, Ruth

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A unique survival manual for clinicians new to the operating room This one-of-a-kind resource answers all the questions that newbie clinicians, nurses, and allied health workers have about the Operating Room but are afraid to ask. It is a complete and candid explanation of the si...ghts, sounds, technologies, personalities, and culture that readers will experience when they enter that complex, stress-inducing world. Introduction to the Operating Room delivers the practical, real-world guidance newcomers need to ensure patient safety and their own career success. The book is logically divided into two sections: Part 1 discusses the people of the Operating Room and includes companion video interviews that clarify roles and expectations. This section also delves into the politics and culture of the Operating Room. Part 2 is devoted to the equipment of the Operating Room.. The first book to combine a description of OR people/culture/rules with discussion of equipment/technology. Includes a valuable glossary of Operating Speak that translates the language of the Operating Room to everyday language. A great resource to help readers impress the attendings and staff of the Operating Room
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ISBN 9781259587283
Released NZ 22 Jun 2016
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series Surgery
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ISBN-13 9781259587283
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Imprint McGraw-Hill Education
Released 22 Jun 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Cochran, Amalia
By Braga, Ruth
Series Surgery
Category Clinical & Internal Medicine
Surgical Techniques
Number of Pages 240
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 226mm
Spine: 13mm
Dewey Code 617.917
Weight 386g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Communication, Patient Care Team - organization & administration, Cooperative Behavior, Surgical Procedures, Operative, Medical Staff, Hospital - psychology
NBS Text Surgery: Professional
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly