Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 Emergency Wound Care: An Overview CHAPTER 2 Patient Evaluation and Wound Assessment CHAPTER 3 Anatomy of Wound Repair CHAPTER 4 Wound Healing and Cosmetic Outcome CHAPTER 5 Wound Care and the Pediatric Patient CHAPTER 6 Infiltration and Nerve Block Anesthesia CHAPTER 7 Wound Cleansing and Irrigation CHAPTER 8 Instruments, Suture Materials, and Closure Choices CHAPTER 9 Decisions before Closure: Timing, Ďbridement, and Consultation CHAPTER 10 Basic Laceration Repair: Principles and Techniques CHAPTER 11 Complex Skin Wounds: Advanced Repair Techniques CHAPTER 12 Special Anatomic Sites CHAPTER 13 The Hand Chapter 14 Tissue Adhesives and Alternative Wound Closure CHAPTER 15 Bite Wounds CHAPTER 16 Common Wound Care Problems CHAPTER 17 Minor Thermal Burns CHAPTER 18 Cutaneous and Superficial Abscesses CHAPTER 19 Complicated, Chronic, and Aging Skin Wounds CHAPTER 20 Wound Dressing and Bandaging Techniques CHAPTER 21 Tetanus Immunity and Antibiotic Wound Prophylaxis CHAPTER 22 Suture Removal and Wound Aftercare. Emergency wound care : an overview / Alexander T. Trott.
Patient evaluation and wound assessment / Alexander T. Trott.
Anatomy of wound repair / Alexander T. Trott.
Wound healing and cosmetic outcome / Alexander T. Trott.
Wound care and the pediatric patient / Carolyn K. Holland, Gregg A. Digiulio, and Javier A. Gonzalez del Rey.
Infiltration and nerve block anesthesia / Alexander T. Trott.
Wound cleansing and irrigation / Alexander T. Trott.
Instruments, suture materials, and closure choices / Alexander T. Trott.
Decisions before closure : timing, debridement, and consultation / Alexander T. Trott.
Basic laceration repair : principles and techniques / Alexander T. Trott.
Complex and ageing skin wounds : advanced repair techniques / Alexander T. Trott.
Special anatomic sites / Alexander T. Trott.
The hand / Alexander T. Trott.
Tissue adhesives and alternative wound closure / Alexander T. Trott.
Bite wounds / Alexander T. Trott.
Common wound care problems / Alexander T. Trott.
Minor thermal burns / Alexander T. Trott.
Cutaneous and superficial abscesses / Alexander T. Trott.
Complicated, chronic, and ageing skin wounds / Alexander T. Trott.
Wound dressing and bandaging techniques / Alexander T. Trott.
Tetanus immunity and antibiotic wound prophylaxis / Alexander T. Trott.
Suture removal and wound aftercare / Alexander T. Trott. With Wounds and Lacerations: Emergency Care and Closure, you'll get clear, concise guidance on the latest techniques and strategies for treating lacerations, wounds, and burns. This medical reference book will help you optimize every aspect of patient care based on current literature and guidelines. Expedite review and reference with a bulleted "Key Practice Points" section at the beginning of each chapter. Quickly reference the latest recommendations for tetanus and rabies prophylaxis.
With Wounds and Lacerations: Emergency Care and Closure, you'll get clear, concise guidance on the latest techniques and strategies for treating lacerations, wounds, and burns. This medical reference book will help you optimize every aspect of patient care based on current literature and guidelines. Expedite review and reference with a bulleted "Key Practice Points" section at the beginning of each chapter. Quickly reference the latest recommendations for tetanus and rabies prophylaxis.