By L.D. Britt, Donald D. Trunkey, David V. Feliciano
This publication comprehensively provides the entire spectrum of surgical emergencies. those contain trauma and non-traumatic acute surgical ailments of the belly, pelvic, and cardiothoracic organs in addition to the extremities, epidermis and smooth tissue, and head and neck. administration of surgical infections is additionally mentioned. this is often the perfect reference textual content for surgical trainees in addition to training surgeons. Authoritative, accomplished, and hassle-free, the textual content gains over forty chapters whole with case reviews in addition to query and resolution commentaries. The textual content is augmented through greater than 500 tables and illustrations.
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Patients with obvious hernia or trauma were excluded. The ages of the patients were not provided. H. B. Peitzman causes of acute abdominal pain merit special consideration and must be excluded in the initial evaluation of these patients. The pitfalls in their recognition and treatment may lead to undue morbidity and mortality, and timely diagnosis and treatment are critical. These include acute intestinal ischemia, ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm or visceral aneurysm, ruptured ectopic pregnancy, acute myocardial infarction or Clostridium difﬁcile–associated colitis.
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Acute Care Surgery: Principles and Practice by L.D. Britt, Donald D. Trunkey, David V. Feliciano