A must-have manual for anyone working with instruments in the clinical environment! Instrumentation for the Operating Room: A Photographic Manual, 9th Edition provides a practical, true-color guide to today's most commonly used surgical instruments. A reader-friendly format includes clear instructions on preparation, sterilization, and setup, and goes beyond other books in showing not only individual instruments but also instruments in sets according to surgical procedure. This edition includes 13 new chapters as well as many new photographs throughout the book. Written by an experienced perioperative nurse, Shirley Tighe, this resource includes more than 1,000 photographs of instruments and instrument tips in the book and on the Evolve companion website - that's more than any other manual!
Over 800 photographs in the book show both individual and sets of instruments, including whole instruments and instrument tips, to help in distinguishing between similar types.
Instrument Preparation for Surgery unit discusses the importance of proper instrument handling and sterilization, including proper placement within sterilization trays.
Entire unit on female reproductive surgery focuses on a key area not well covered in other books.
Excellent quality of photos is enhanced by a consistent background to show the detail and true color of the instruments.
A logical organization covers instruments by surgical procedures, beginning with simpler surgeries and progressing to more specialized instruments and their setups.
Coverage of instrumentation addresses a single surgery in each chapter, showing instruments first as a set, then displaying them individually, and featuring instrument tips as appropriate.
Spiral-bound format allows the book to lay flat for easier access while on the job.
Six NEW chapters are included in the updated Genitourinary Surgery unit.
NEW photographs are added to the Neurosurgery unit.
NEW! Evolve companion website includes photographs and images of less common procedures.
UNIT ONE: INSTRUMENT PREPARATION FOR SURGERY 1. Care and Handling of Surgical Instruments 2. Sterilization Container Systems UNIT TWO: GENERAL SURGERY 3. Operating Room Suite/Basic Laparotomy 4. Abdominal Self-Retaining Retractors 5. Small Laparotomy Set 6. Minor Laparoscopic Set 7. Laparoscopy 8. Laparoscopic Adult MIS Set/Instrumentation 9. Laser Laparoscope 10. Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 11. Laparoscopic Bowel Resection 12. Bowel Resection 13. Sigmoidoscopy 14. Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery 15. The da Vinci Surgical System 16. Breast Biopsy/Lumpectomy 17. Mastectomy UNIT THREE: FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SURGERY 18. Dilatation and Curettage of the Uterus (D and C) 19. Hysteroscopy 20. Vaginal Laser NEW! 21. Abdominal Hysterectomy 22. Supracervical Laparoscopic Hysterectomy 23. Vaginal Hysterectomy 24. Laparoscopic Tubal Occulusion UNIT FOUR: GENITOURINARY SURGERY 25. Cystoscopy 26. Urethroscopy NEW! 27. Ureteroscopy NEW! 28. Nephrectomy 29. Laparoscopic Nephrectomy NEW! 30. Pubovaginal Sling/Anterior Repair NEW! 31. Prostatectomy 32. Laparoscopic Prostatectomy NEW! 33. Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP) 34. Vasectomy 35. Penile Prosthesis NEW! UNIT FIVE: ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY 36. Basic Orthopedic Surgery 37. Power Saws and Drills, Battery Powered 38. Small Joint Arthroscope Set 39. Arthroscopic Carpal Tunnel Instruments 40. Small/Minor Joint Replacement 41. Total Ankle Prosthesis 42. Arthroscopy of the Knee/Shoulder 43. Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction with Patellar Tendon Bone Graft Instruments 44. Total Knee Replacement 45. Shoulder Surgery Instruments 46. Hip Fracture 47. Hip Retractors 48. Total Hip Replacement 49. Total Hip Instruments (Zimmer-VerSys) 50. Spinal Fusion with Rodding 51. Long Bone Rodding for Fracture Fixation 52. ASIF Universal Femoral Distractor Set 53. Synthes Retrograde/Antegrade Femoral Nail 54. Synthes Unreamed Tibial Nail Insertion and Locking Instruments 55. External Fixation of Fractures 56. ASIF Pelvic Instrument Set 57. Universal Screwdriver/Broken Screw Set NEW! UNIT SIX: EYE, EAR, NOSE, AND THROAT SURGERY 58. Basic Eye Set 59. Clear Corneal Set 60. Corneal Transplant 61. Deep Lamellar Endothelial Keratoplasty (DLEK) 62. Glaucoma 63. Eye Muscle Surgery 64. Retinal Detachment 65. Vitrectomy 66 Oculoplastic Instrument Set 67. Eye Enucleation 68. Basic Ear Set 69. Tympanoplasty 70. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy (T & A) 71. Transoral Surgery NEW! 72. Tracheotomy 73. Septoplasty (SMR) and Rhinoplasty 74. Nasal Polyp Instruments 75. Nasal Fracture Reduction 76 . Sinus Surgery UNIT SEVEN: ORAL, MAXILLARY, AND FACIAL SURGERY 77. Facial Fracture Set 78. Orthognathic Surgery 79. Titanium 2.0-mm Micro-Fixation System UNIT EIGHT: PLASTIC SURGERY 80. Minor Plastic Set 81. Micro Plastic Set NEW! 82. Plastic Miscellaneous NEW! 83. Skin Graft UNIT NINE: PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, CARDIOVASCULAR, AND THORACIC SURGERY 84. Endarterectomy 85 Artery Bypass Graft 86. Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair 87. Abdominal Vascular Set (Open Procedure) 88. Thoracoscopy 89. Thoracic Instruments 90. Cardiac Surgery 91. Open Heart Micro Instruments 92. Sternal Saws and Sternum Knife 93. Open Heart Extras 94. Cardiovascular Instruments 95. Open Heart Valve Extras 96. Return Open Heart Set 97. Vein Retrieval Instruments NEW! 98. Radial Artery Harvest Set UNIT ELEVEN: NEUROSURGERY 99. Craniotomy 100. Neurologic Bone Pan Instruments 101. Neurologic Retractors 102. Medtronic Midas Rex Electric Drill 103. Rhoton Neurologic Microinstrument Set 104. Ultrasonic Handpieces 105. Neurologic Shunt Instruments 106. MINOP Neuroendoscopy Set 107. ICP Monitoring Tray 108. Yasargil Aneurysm Clips with Appliers 109. Synthes Low-Profile Cranial Plating Set 110. Laminectomy 111. Williams Laminectomy Microretractors 112. Minimally Invasive Spine NEW! 113. Anterior Cervical Fusion 114. ASIF Anterior Cervical Locking Plating Instruments