1. Introduction.- 2. General Peri-operative Complications.- 3. Surgical Infection.- 4. Pre-Operative Risk Assessment and Intra-Operative Monitoring.- 5. Anaesthesia Complications.- 6. Intensive Care Complications.- 7. Acute Peri-Operative Pain: Mechanisms and Management.- 8. Systems, Safety and Quality - Harm, Error and Litigation.- 9. Risk Management and Human Factors.- 10. Medico-Legal Risk Management in Surgery.- 11. Evaluation of Surgical Safety and Efficacy.- 12. Accreditation, Credentialing, Scope of Practice and Outcome Evaluation.
General Surgery Risk Reduction is part of the series: Surgery: Complications, Risks and Consequences edited by Brendon Coventry.
Concise procedure descriptions are provided which gives the readers rapid access to information
This books provides clear and readable display of information for easy access for the reader
A broad coverage of complications is given to provide a wider source of information