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Surgical Technology: E-Books, Media & Models

This guide serves as a starting point for locating quality surgery-related resources

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Use the Library catalog to locate e-books, specialized streaming media, and other materials available online

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Recommended E-book Collections

Many of our E-books are discoverable in our Library Catalog. However, sometimes it is helpful to search by keyword or title in our various E-book collections.

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Recommended E-books

The Fundamentals of Surgical Instruments

Provides a sound introduction to surgical instrumentation, including their recognition, use, and care.

Kirk's basic surgical techniques

The full range of surgical skills is comprehensively reviewed in a clear 'how-to-do-it' style, which consolidates those learnt both in theatre and on training courses.

Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist

The ultimate resource for helping you anticipate the patient's and surgeon's needs before, during, and after a surgical procedure.

A Practical Guide to Decontamination in Healthcare

A comprehensive training manual, providing practical guidance on: microbiology and infection control; regulations and standards; containment, transportation, handling, cleaning, disinfection and sterilization of patient used devices; surgical instrumentation; endoscopes; and quality management systems.

Pocket Guide to the Operating Room

This pocket guide presents more than 500 surgical procedures!

Microbiology for Surgical Technologists

In addition to understanding and preventing disease transmission in perioperative settings, you will explore viruses, bacteria, and other common infections and their sources, as well as their connections to the body's systems.

Alexander's Care of the Patient in Surgery

The definitive resource for nurses and surgical technologists training to assist in the operating room.

Recommended Streaming Media

Many videos are discoverable in our Library Catalog. However, sometimes it is helpful to search by keyword or title in our various streaming media collections.

Anatomical Models

Want to study models after hours or when the library is not open?  You can access detailed photos of models or watch short videos of our professors discussing many of the most important models for class at  the A&P Student Organization in Blackboard.  You can also watch this video that will show you how to enroll in the organization.  

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