A Complete Hospital Manual of Instruments and Procedures

by MM Kapur

This book A Complete Hospital Manual of Instruments and Procedures ready access to this information can indeed be used by trainees for self-learning and can also provide the basis for training of trainers. It takes care of the traditional instruments in use in the wards, operation theater, recovery rooms and out patients. There are in all 24 chapters in this manual. Additional chapters also includes information on new advanced instruments, like cryo surgery, Laser, Fibro-endoscopy and Laparoscopy and ultrasonic instruments. This text is an effort to improve the quality of surgical care through continuing education of all cadres in the surgical team. It does also provides precepts and an information base which could be of value for those resolving issues (health service providers and legal profession) in the application of Consumer Protection Law (CPL). The information would be of help in recognition of instruments, relating them to procedure, appreciating the underline principle of function, the procedures required for their preparation for use. It is also the purpose of this volume to provide information on assessing the quality of instruments. Team member responsibilities as regards functions in the operating rooms anesthesia requirements and recovery of patients receive special emphasis. The information provided would enable the OT staff to assemble sets of instruments for operation lists received. It would also enable them to identify instruments to be procured for any new procedure being added to the existing procedures list. Special attention has been paid to including information on prevention of nosocomial transmission of new disorders like HBV, HCV and AIDS.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Kapur MM All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
ISBN 9788180615467
Speciality Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10006
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2005
Pages 700
Book Type Professional


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