Higher Education

Surgical Instrumentation, 1st Edition

  • Nancymarie Phillips Lakeland Community College
  • Patricia Sedlak Lorain Community College
  • ISBN-10: 1401832970  |  ISBN-13: 9781401832971
  • 696 Pages
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $84.50

About

Overview

This comprehensive, detailed surgical instrument text encompasses basic through advanced concepts. The book presents individual instruments in collections and similar types by function and explores their common uses. The construction of each instrument is broken down in detail. The instruments are categorized in a consistent order and the logic of set assembly for procedures is described at an understandable level. It is an ideal book for surgical personnel of all disciplines.

Features and Benefits

  • The instruments are depicted individually without regional bias
  • The collection is comprehensive and teaches the reader how to develop useful sets
  • The categorization is more clearly defined than in other books
  • Function and safety is described for each section

Table of Contents

I. History of Surgical Instrumentation
II. Composition and Anatomy of Surgical Instruments
III. Categories of Surgical Instruments
IV. Instrument Set Construction
V. Multipurpose Soft Tissue Sets
VI. Plastic Surgery Sets
VII. General Surgery Sets
VIII. Gynecology Sets
IX. Genitourinary Sets
X. Bone and Compact Tissue Sets
XI. Head and Neck Sets
XII. Neurosurgery Sets
XIII. Vascular Sets
XIV. Cardiothoracic Sets
XV. Microsurgical Sets
XVI. Endoscopic and Robotic Technology

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: Text + Workbook

ISBN-10: 1428395040  | ISBN-13: 9781428395046

List Price = $158.95  | CengageBrain Price = $158.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Surgical Instrumentation
    List Price = $111.95  | CengageBrain Price = $111.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $84.50
  • Workbook
    List Price = $46.95  | CengageBrain Price = $46.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $35.25


Bundle: Text + Surgical Instrumentation

ISBN-10:  142839768X | ISBN-13:  9781428397682

List Price = $344.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $255.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist: A Positive Care Approach
    List Price = $245.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $184.75
  • Surgical Instrumentation
    List Price = $111.95  | CengageBrain Price = $111.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $84.50


Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1401832997 | ISBN-13: 9781401832995)

List Price = $46.95  | CengageBrain Price = $46.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $35.25

Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 1401832989 | ISBN-13: 9781401832988)

Bundle: Text + Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1428395040 | ISBN-13: 9781428395046)

This comprehensive, detailed surgical instrument text encompasses basic through advanced concepts. The book presents individual instruments in collections and similar types by function and explores their common uses. The construction of each instrument is broken down in detail. The instruments are categorized in a consistent order and the logic of set assembly for procedures is described at an understandable level. It is an ideal book for surgical personnel of all disciplines.

List Price = $158.95  | CengageBrain Price = $158.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.75

Student Supplements

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1401832997 | ISBN-13: 9781401832995)

List Price = $46.95  | CengageBrain Price = $46.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $35.25

Bundle: Text + Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1428395040 | ISBN-13: 9781428395046)

This comprehensive, detailed surgical instrument text encompasses basic through advanced concepts. The book presents individual instruments in collections and similar types by function and explores their common uses. The construction of each instrument is broken down in detail. The instruments are categorized in a consistent order and the logic of set assembly for procedures is described at an understandable level. It is an ideal book for surgical personnel of all disciplines.

List Price = $158.95  | CengageBrain Price = $158.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.75

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Nancymarie Phillips

Nancymarie Phillips, RN, BA, BSN, MEd, RNFA, CNOR Nancymarie Phillips has been a perioperative nurse since 1975. Her undergraduate degrees in health services and nursing are from Ursuline College in Pepper Pike, Ohio. Her graduate degree in adult education and development is from Cleveland State. She is currently in the dissertation phase of her PhD in Education. Mrs. Phillips is the three-time recipient of the C. Joan Gowin Merit Scholarship. Mrs. Phillips is certified in perioperative nursing. She is credentialed as a Registered Nurse First Assistant by the Ohio State Board of Nursing. Her professional activities include many activities, such as local and national positions with AORN and the Certification Board for PeriOperative Nursing. She is also a member of the Association of Surgical Technologists, National Association of Theatre Nurses, and Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society where she serves as a member of the Distinguished Author Mentorship group. Mrs. Phillips has authored many articles, textbooks, and chapters in major texts for other authors. She is an Assistant Professor at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, Ohio where she is the Surgical Technology Program Director and Perioperative Nursing Educator.

Patricia Sedlak

Patricia Sedlak, RN, BSN, RNFA, CST, CNOR has been a perioperative nurse for more than twenty years. Her baccalaureate is in nursing from Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University. Mrs. Sedlak was the recipient of the C. Joan Gowin Merit Scholarship in 1995 and the Lorain County Community College Foundation Scholarship in 1998. She is certified in perioperative nursing and surgical technology and credentialed by the Ohio State Board of Nursing in Registered Nurse First Assisting. She is a member of AORN, AST, and Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society. Mrs. Sedlak was awarded the Community Health Partners Foundation Board Grant in 2003 and 2004 for medical missionary work in the Dominican Republic with the Lorain County Community College surgical technology students. She won the Teacher of the Year and Teaching Excellence distinction in 2001, 2002, 2003. She is the Program Director for Surgical Technology and Registered Nurse First Assisting at Lorain County Community College, In Lorain, Ohio.