Chapter 12. Orthopaedic Surgery

  1. Fiona J McArthur-Rouse MSc, BSc (Hons), Cert Ed, RGN1 and
  2. Sylvia Prosser PhD, MSc, BEd (Hons)2
  1. Ann Newman

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691946.ch12

Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Adult Surgical Patient

Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Adult Surgical Patient

How to Cite

Newman, A. (2007) Orthopaedic Surgery, in Assessing and Managing the Acutely Ill Adult Surgical Patient (eds F. J. McArthur-Rouse and S. Prosser), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691946.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Principal Lecturer, Department of Adult Nursing Studies, Canterbury Christ Church University

  2. 2

    Formerly Principal Lecturer, Department of Adult Nursing Studies, Canterbury Christ Church University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405133050

Online ISBN: 9780470691946

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Keywords:

  • orthopaedic surgery;
  • osteoarthritis;
  • rheumatism;
  • rheumatoid arthritis;
  • anaemia

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Joint replacement surgery

  • Low back pain

  • Other considerations

  • Self-test questions

  • References and further reading

  • Where do we go from Here? Recommendations for Student—Faculty Mentorship Outcome Research

  • Conclusion

  • Reference