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Perioperative Nursing

Perioperative Nursing

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Published by: Justin Ahorro-Dionisio on Dec 08, 2010
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Medical SurgicalMedical SurgicalNursingNursing
PERIOPERATIVE NURSINGPERIOPERATIVE NURSINGBy : ho ho lidresBy : ho ho lidres
 
DEFINITION OF TERMSDEFINITION OF TERMS
SURGERY SURGERY -It is the branch of medicine-It is the branch of medicineconcerned with diseases and conditionsconcerned with diseases and conditionswhich require or are amenable towhich require or are amenable tooperative procedures. Surgery is theoperative procedures. Surgery is thework done by a surgeon.work done by a surgeon.-"Surgery can involve-"Surgery can involvecutting, abrading, suturing, laser orcutting, abrading, suturing, laser orotherwise physically changing bodyotherwise physically changing bodytissues and organs."tissues and organs."
 
SURGEONSURGEON- A physician who treats- A physician who treatsdisease, injury, or deformity by operativedisease, injury, or deformity by operativeor manual methods. A medical doctoror manual methods. A medical doctorspecialized in the removal of organs,specialized in the removal of organs,masses and tumors and in doing othermasses and tumors and in doing otherprocedures using a knife (scalpel)procedures using a knife (scalpel)
STERILESTERILE- free from living germs or- free from living germs ormicroorganisms; aseptic: sterile surgicalmicroorganisms; aseptic: sterile surgicalinstruments.instruments.

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