Suture and Surgical Hemostasis: A Pocket Guide

Suture and Surgical Hemostasis: A Pocket Guide

By: Rebecca Pieknik (author)Paperback

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Great for students and professionals, this portable reference offers a complete understanding of suture and hemostasis relating to surgical procedures. Its spiral binding and full-color photos and illustrations make it easy to find the appropriate suture materials and related information needed for any surgical procedure. Small, spiral-bound format offers easy access in any clinical setting. Descriptions of suture knots and step-by-step images of different types of stitches provide excellent instruction and are great for review. Over 200 full-color illustrations with brief descriptions help readers clearly identify suture materials appropriate for specific surgical procedures. A discussion of hemostasis is provided to give readers a full understanding of wounds and wound healing and when and why certain types of suture material should be used. Summary-at-a-glance charts and tables synthesize category descriptions and key information for quick reference. Key terms, abbreviations, and definitions are provided as a quick-reference glossary.


1. Wounds 2. Wound Healing 3. Principles of Suturing 4. Suture Material and Packaging 5. Accessory Suture Devices 6. Hemostasis 7. Surgical Staples

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781416022473
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9781416022473
  • ISBN10: 1416022473

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