Books by Subject
- 2012 SpringerJ. Schüttler (ed.).
- v. 1, 1984M.J. Harrison, T.E.J. Healy, J.A. Thornton.pt. 1. The Basic sciences -- pt. 2. Clinical practice.
- 2014 SpringerZahid Hussain Khan, editor.1. Physiology of the Airway / Yoo Kuen Chan -- 2. Airway Assessment: A Critical Appraisal / Zahid H. Khan -- 3. Videolaryngoscopy and Indirect Intubating Aids in Airway Management / Sze-Ying Thong and Wendy H. L. Teoh -- 4. Perioperative Care of Ambulatory Anaesthesia / Anil Agarwal and Kamal Kishore -- 5. The Paediatric Airway: Normal and Abnormal / Ina Ismiarti Shariffuddin and Lucy Chan -- 6. Intubation of the Pediatric Patient / Josef Holzki -- 7. The Difficult Pediatric Airway: Management Options / Mahesh Vakamudi -- 8. Perioperative Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea / Karen Mak and Edwin Seet -- 9. Airway Management in Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) / Fauzia Anis Khan -- 10. Airway Management in Cervical Spine Injured Patients / Srikanth Sridhar and Carin A. Hagberg -- 11. Indigenous Devices in Difficult Airway Management / Virendra K. Arya -- 12. Cricothyrotomy / Virendra K. Arya -- 13. Surgical Airway / Jinbin Zhang and Orlando Hung -- 14. Surgical Approaches to Airway Management / Surender K. Malhotra -- 15. Difficult Airway in Obstetrics / Sunanda Gupta and Apoorva Gupta -- 16. Ultrasonography: Heralding a New Era in Airway Management / Michael Seltz Kristensen and Wendy H. L. Teoh.
- Anaesthesia and intensive care A-Z : an encyclopaedia of principles and practice. Fifth edition [5th ed.].2013 ClinicalKeySteve M. Yentis, Nicholas P. Hirsch, James K. Ip ; original contributions by Gary B. Smith.Building on the success of previous editions, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care A-Z (Fifth edition) remains the most comprehensive single volume source of relevant aspects of pharmacology, physiology, anatomy, physics, statistics, medicine, surgery, general anaesthetic practice, intensive care, equipment, and the history of anaesthesia and intensive care. Originally prepared as essential reading for candidates for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and similar exams, this fully updated edition will also prove as invaluable as ever for all anaesthetists and critical care phys.
- 2009 SpringerMarinella Astuto, editor.
- Anaesthesia, pain, intensive care and emergency : A.P.I.C.E. : proceedings of the 22nd Postgraduate Course in Critical Care Medicine, Venice-Mestre, Italy, November 9-11, 20072008 SpringerA. Gullo, (editor).Advances on critical care -- Airway -- Trauma -- Obstetrics -- Paediatric anaesthesia -- Cardiac arrest -- Infections, sepsis, organ dysfunction -- Perioperative care -- Quality of care in the ICU.
- Anaesthesia, pharmacology, intensive care and emergency A.P.I.C.E. : proceedings of the 25th Annual Meeting -- International Symposium on Critical Care Medicine2014 Springeredited by Antonino Gullo.The APICE 2013 yearbook examines recent advances in various aspects of critical care medicine and highlights the importance of effective communication among researchers, scientists, and clinicians. Among the many topics addressed are trauma care organization, the management of patients with cardiovascular, kidney, and lung disorders, issues relating to severe infections and sepsis, and the humanization of end of life care. The overriding goal of the book is to provide guidance and stimulate further thought on how professional performance in critical care medicine can be improved. Triple B translational research, from the bench to the bedside and back again (via the translation of clinical observations into new research questions), will play a major role in this context, and is particularly discussed in the chapter about sepsis and organ dysfunction. There is no doubt that the transfer of far-reaching and dynamic developments in molecular and cellular biology into clinical practice will be a key component in delivering the care required by individual patients.
- Anaesthesia, pharmacology, intensive care and emergency medicine A.P.I.C.E. : proceedings of the 23rd Postgraduate Course in Critical Care Medicine - Catania, Italy November 5-7, 20102011 SpringerAntonino Gullo (ed.).pt. I. Continuing medical education -- 1. Can I Think what I Read? / Philip D. Lumb -- pt. II. Clinical pharmacology -- 2. Pharmacological Manipulation in ICU / Daniel De Backer, Katia Donadello and Sabino Scolletta -- pt. III. Kidney -- 3. Renal Injury / Vladimir Gašparović, Ivan Gornik -- pt. IV. Ventilation: adult and paediatric -- 4. Respiratory Mechanics: Principles, Utility and Advances / Alysson R. Carvalho, Walter A. Zin -- 5. Capnometry/capnography in Prehospital Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation / Štefek Grmec, Katia Lah and Štefan Mally -- 6. Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation / Irene Cortés Puch, Andrés Esteban -- 7. Ventilatory Strategies in Acute Lung Injury / Edoardo Calderini, Sara Sher and Eleonora Allegritti -- 8. Mechanical Ventilation Beyond the PICU / Giancarlo Ottonello, Alessia Franceschi -- pt. V. Cardiovascular monitoring 9. The Nexfin Monitor--A Totally Non-Invasive Cardiac Output Monitor / Azriel Perel, Wilbert Wesselink and Jos Settels -- 10. Doppler Echocardiography in ICU Patients: Does It Improve Outcome? / Jan Poelaert -- pt. VI. Management of cardiac arrest -- 11. Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia after Cardiac Arrest / Tommaso Pellis, Vincenzo Mione and Willy P. Mercante -- 12. Nasopharyngeal Cooling During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation / Francesco Fumagalli, Giuseppe Ristagno -- 13. Amplitude Spectrum Area as a Predictor of Successful Defibrillation / Giuseppe Ristagno, Yongqin Li, Antonino Gullo and Joe Bisera -- pt. VII. Advances in experimental and clinical research -- 14. Physiopathology and Severity of Post-Resuscitation Myocardial Dysfunction: Effects of Sodium-Hydrogen Exchanger Isoform-1 (NHE-1) Inhibitors and Erythropoietin / Raúl J. Gazmuri, Iyad M. Ayoub and Jeejabai Radhakrishnan -- 15. Experimental Treatment for Preservation of Mechanically Competent Cardiac Activity Following Cardiac Arrest / Iyad M. Ayoub, Jeejabai Radhakrishnan and Raúl J. Gazmuri -- 16. Erythropoietin Facilitates Return of Spontaneous Circulation and Survival in Victims of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest / Štefek Grmec, Matej Strand and Raúl J. Gazmuri -- pt. VIII. Infections, sepsis and organ dysfunctions -- 17. Pathophysiology of Resistance amongst Aerobic Gram-negative Bacilli in Particular Acinetobacter Species / Nia Taylor, Luciano Silvestri and Hendrick K.F. Van Saene -- 18. What Have We Learned from the Surviving Sepsis Campaign? / Jean-Louis Vincent, Katia Donadello and Leonardo Gottin -- 19. Source Control / Gabriele Sganga, Valerio Cozza -- 20. Immunoglobulins in Sepsis / Giorgio Berlot, Claudio M. Vassallo and Nicola Busetto -- pt. IX. Perioperative medicine -- 22. Perioperative Medicine--An Introduction / Antonino Gullo, Chiara M. Celestre, Annalaura Paratore and Fortunato Stimoli -- 23. Neuraxial Analgesia for Caesarean and Vaginal Delivery and Childhood Learning Disabilities / Juraj Sprung, Randall Flick and David Warner -- 24. Off-label Drugs in Perioperative Medicine: Clonidine / Cesare Gregoretti, Paolo Pelosi -- pt. X. Spinal cord stimulation -- 25. Cost Effectiveness of Spinal Cord Stimulation in the Management of Severe Angina / Mats Börjesson, Clas Mannheimer -- pt. XI. Neurotrauma -- 26. Clinical Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures in Neurotrauma / Marco Zanello, Matteo Vincenzi and Marco Bandini -- pt. XII. Disaster medicine -- 27. Disaster Preparedness / Francesco Della Corte, Pier Luigi Ingrassia -- 28. Medical Emergency Response in Toxicological Mass Casualty / Pier Luigi Ingrassia, Luca Ragazzoni and Francesco Della Corte -- pt. XIII. Quality of care -- 29. Telemedicine to Improve Care in the Critically Ill / Gastón Murias, Bernat Sales Lluis Blanch -- 30. Professionalism, Quality of Care and Pay-for-Performance Services / Antonino Gullo, Cristina Santonocito, Paolo Murabito and Marinella Astuto.
- 2013 CambridgeSteve Jentis, Surbhi Malhotra.Part I. Preconception and Conception -- Part II. Pregnancy -- Part III. Puerperium and After -- Part IV. Organisational Aspects.
- 2014 WileyHarold Ellis, Andrew Lawson.Part 1. The respiratory pathway, lungs, thoracic wall and diaphragm -- part 2. The heart and great veins of the neck -- part 3. The vertebral canal and its contents -- part 4. The peripheral nerves -- part 5. The autonomic nervous system -- part 6. The cranial nerves -- part 7. Miscellaneous zones of interest -- part 8. The anatomy of pain.
- 2011Howard Markel.The astonishing account of the decades-long cocaine use of Sigmund Freud and William Halsted. The author discusses the physical and emotional damage caused by the constant use of the then-heralded wonder drug, and of how each man ultimately changed the world in spite of it--or because of it.
- 2010 ClinicalKeyBrian A. Hall, Robert C. Chantigian.Anesthesia equipment and physics -- Respiratory physiology and critical care medicine -- Pharmacology and pharmacokinetics of intravenous drugs -- Pharmacology and pharmacokinetics of volatile anesthetics -- Blood products, transfusion, and fluid therapy -- General anesthesia -- Pediatric physiology and anesthesia -- Obstetric physiology and anesthesia -- Neurologic physiology and anesthesia -- Anatomy, regional anesthesia, and pain management -- Cardiovascular physiology and anesthesia.
- 2011 Springeredited by Kathirvel Subramaniam, Kyung W. Park, Balachundhar Subramaniam.Applied anatomy of the aorta -- Acute aortic syndrome -- Preoperative cardiac evaluation before aortic surgery -- Role of echocardiography in aortic surgery -- Operative techniques in surgery of the proximal thoracic aorta and aortic arch -- Anesthesia for surgery of the ascending aorta and aortic arch -- Deep hypothermic circulatory arrest -- Cerebral monitoring during aortic surgery -- Understanding open repair of the descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aorta -- Anesthesia for descending aortic surgery -- Spinal cord protection strategies -- Understanding endovascular aortic surgery: Endovascular repair of aortic aneurysmal disease -- Anesthesia for endovascular aortic surgery -- Anesthesia for open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair -- Renal protection strategies -- Comprehansive management of patients with traumatic aortic injury -- Anesthesia for adult congenital aortic surgery -- Atherosclerosis of the aorta and prevention of neurological dysfunction after cardiac surgery -- Postoperative care after aortic surgery.
- 2014 Cambridgeedited by Ian McConachie, MB, ChB, FRCA, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.Risk and risk assessment -- Perioperative mortality and cardiac arrest -- Assessment of cardiovascular disease -- Cardiopulmonary exercise testing -- Perioperative cardiovascular medication management -- Perioperative optimization -- Respiratory risk and assessment -- Anemia, blood transfusion, and coagulopathy -- Diabetes -- The Obese or thin patient -- Obstructive sleep apnea and obesity hypoventilation syndrome -- Smoking, alcohol, and recreational drug abuse -- Intraoperative ventilatory management -- Analgesia for the high-risk patient -- Regional anesthesia for the high-risk patient -- Postoperative deterioration -- Acute kidney injury in surgical patients -- The Role of simulation in managing the high-risk patient -- Anesthesia, surgery, and palliative care -- The High-risk or critically ill patient in the operating room -- The Elderly patient -- The Patient with cardiac disease undergoing non-cardiac surgery -- Vascular surgery -- Gastrointestinal surgery -- Anesthesia and cancer surgery -- Neurotrauma and other high-risk neurosurgical cases -- Anesthesia for end-stage renal and liver disease -- Transplant patients.
- 2013 Wiley[edited by] Yehuda Ginosar, Felicity Reynolds, Stephen Halpern, Carl P. Weiner.Section 1: Basic Principles. Intrauterine Growth and Development / Timothy J M Moss, Cheryl A Albuquerque, Richard Harding -- Maternal Physiological Adaptations to Pregnancy / Julie Phillips, Melissa Covington, George Osol -- Placental Respiratory Gas Exchange / Lowell Davis -- The Fetal Circulation / Loren P Thompson, Kazumasa Hashimoto -- Fetal Responses to Hypoxia / Tania L Kasdaglis, Ahmet A Baschat -- Pharmacokinetics in Pregnancy / Janine R Hutson, Chagit Klieger, Gideon Koren -- The First Few Breaths: Normal Transition from Intra- to Extra-Uterine Life / Smadar Eventov-Friedman, Benjamin Bar-Oz -- Section 2: Endpoint Variables: Assessments of Fetal Wellbeing and Neonatal Outcome. Validity of Endpoint Measurement / Pamela J Angle, Stephen Halpern, Marcos Silva Restrepo, Alexander J Kiss -- Imaging of the Fetus and the Uteroplacental Blood Supply: Ultrasound / Kypros Nicolaides -- Imaging of the Fetus and the Uteroplacental Blood Supply: MRI / Caroline Wright, Philip Baker -- Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring / Alison M Premo, Sarah J Kilpatrick -- Fetal Acid-Base Monitoring / Lennart Nordstrom -- Fetal Pulse Oximetry / Paul B Colditz, Christine East -- Neonatal Assessment and Prediction of Neonatal Outcome / Vadivelam Murthy, Anne Greenough -- Section 3: Interventions: Anesthesia, Analgesia, and their Effects on the Fetus. Environmental Exposure to Anesthetic Agents / Asher Ornoy -- Anesthesia and Analgesia for Assisted Reproduction Techniques and other Procedures during the First Trimester / Arvind Palanisamy, Lawrence C Tsen -- The Effect of Anesthetic Drugs on the Developing Fetus: Considerations in Non-Obstetric Surgery / Richard S Gist, Yaakov Beilin -- Substance Abuse and Pregnancy / Donald H Penning, Allison J Lee -- Intrauterine Fetal Procedures for Congenital Anomalies / Amar Nijagal, Hanmin Lee, Mark Rosen -- The EXIT procedure / Sheldon M Stohl, Hindi E Stohl, Ari Y Weintraub, Kha M Tran -- Mechanisms and Consequences of Anesthetic-Induced Neuroapoptosis in the Developing Brain / Zhaowei Zhou, Adam P Januszewski, Mervyn Maze, Daqing Ma -- Relevance to Clinical Anesthesia of Anesthetic-Induced Neurotoxicity in Developing Animals / Catherine E Creeley, Mervyn Maze, John W Olney -- External Cephalic Version / Carolyn F Weiniger, Yossef Ezra -- Effects on the Fetus of General Versus Regional Anesthesia / Sharon Orbach-Zinger, Yehuda Ginosar -- Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery: Effects on the Fetus of Maternal Blood Pressure Control / Warwick D Ngan Kee -- Effects on the Fetus of Maternal Oxygen Administration / Neeti Sadana, Scott Segal -- Effects on the Fetus of Maternal Position During Cesarean Delivery / Robin Russell -- Effects on the Fetus of Systemic vs. neuraxial analgesia / Stephen H Halpern, Marcos Silva Restrepo -- The Effects on the Fetus of Early Versus Late Regional Analgesia / Cynthia A Wong -- Regional Analgesia, Maternal Fever, and its Effect on the Fetus and Neonate / Tabitha A Tanqueray, Philip J Steer, Steve M Yentis -- Effects on the Fetus of Major Maternal Anesthetic Complications / Felicity Plaat, Ruth Bedson -- Section 4: Confounding Variables: The Compromised Fetus, the Compromised Mother. Multiple Pregnancy / Yehuda Habaz, Jon Barrett, Eric S Shinwell -- Preeclampsia: The Compromised Fetus, the Compromised Mother / Todd R Lovgren, Henry L Galan -- Fetal Distress / Robert A Dyer, Leann K Schoeman -- Section 5: Trauma and Resuscitation. Maternal Trauma / Yuval Meroz, Uriel Elchalal, Avraham I Rivkind -- Maternal Resuscitation and Perimortem Cesarean Delivery / Sharon Einav, Sorina Grisaru-Granovsky, Joseph Varon -- Intrauterine Fetal Resuscitation / Stephen Michael Kinsella, Andrew Shennan -- Neonatal Resuscitation and Immediate Neonatal Emergencies / Ritu Chitkara, Anand K Rajani, Louis P Halamek -- Section 6: Medicine, Ethics, and the Law. Fetal Beneficence and Maternal Autonomy: Ethics and the Law / William J Sullivan, Joanne Douglas -- Maternal-Fetal Research in Pregnancy / Frank A Chervenak, Laurence B McCullough.
- 2012 ScienceDirect2012 ClinicalKeyeditred by Lee A. Fleisher.Eye, ear, nose, and throat diseases -- Cardiac diseases -- Congenital heart disease -- Respiratory diseases -- Liver diseases -- Obesity and nutrition disorders -- Renal diseases -- Neurological diseases -- Muscle diseases -- Skin and bone disorders -- Hematologic diseases -- Infectious diseases and biologic weapons -- Diseases of the endocrine system -- Mitochondrial Disease -- Psychiatric and behavioral disorders -- Mineral, vitamin, and herbal supplements -- Trauma and acute care -- Burns -- Pregnancy and obstetric complications -- Geriatric patient -- Pediatric patient.
- 2013 ClinicalKey[edited by] Jan Ehrenwerth, James B. Eisenkraft, James M. Berry.1. Medical gases: storage and supply -- 2. The Anesthesia machine and workstation -- 3. Anesthesia vaporizers -- 4. Breathing circuits -- 5. Waste anesthetic gases and scavenging systems -- 6. Anesthesia ventilators -- 7. Humidification and filtration - 8. Respiratory gas monitoring -- 9. Monitoring ventilation -- 10. Capnography -- 11. Pulse oximetry -- 12. Blood pressure monitoring -- 13. Electrocardiographic monitoring -- 14. Temperature monitoring -- 15. Monitoring neuromuscular blockade -- 16. Airway equipment -- 17. Pediatric anesthesia systems and equipment -- 18. Infusion pumps -- 19. Noninvasive temporary pacemakers and defibrillators -- 20. Infection prevention: recommendations for practice -- 21. Computing and the Internet in clinical practice -- 22. Perioperative informatics -- 23. Vigilance, alarms, and integrated monitoring systems -- 24. Ergonomics of the anesthesia workspace -- 15. Simulation equipment, techniques, and applications -- 26. Closed-circuit anesthesia -- 27. Anesthesia delivery in the MRI environment -- 28. Anesthesia at high altitude -- 29. Anesthesia in difficult locations and in developing countries -- 30. Hazards of the anesthesia delivery system -- 31. Electrical and fire safety -- 32. Machine checkout and quality assurance -- 33. Risk management and medicolegal aspects of anesthesia equipment -- 34. Standards and regulatory considerations.
- 2007 OvidVictor C. Baum, Jennifer E. O'Flaherty.
- 2015 OvidVictor C. Baum, Jennifer E. O'Flaherty.
- 2013 Cambridgeedited by Basem Abdelmalak, D. John Doyle.Section 1. Introduction -- Section 2. Anesthesia for nasal, sinus and pituitary surgery -- Section 3. Anesthesia for head and neck surgery -- Section 4. Anesthesia for laryngotracheal surgery -- Section 5. Anesthesia for bronchoscopic surgery -- Section 6. Anesthesia for pediatric ENT surgery.
- 2012 Cambridge[edited by] Ehab Farag, M.D., F.R.C.A, Staff Anesthesiologist, Departments of General Anesthesia and Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA.The increased complexity of spinal surgical procedures in recent years has required more sophisticated anesthetic management of patients undergoing these procedures. Spine surgery anesthesia is now recognized as a distinct sub-specialty, increasingly undertaken by general anesthesiologists as well as neuroanesthesiologists. Ehab Farag describes the anesthetic management and surgical procedures at every vertebral level in both adult and pediatric patients. The most important related considerations are covered, including: Postoperative pain management. One lung ventilation during anterior thoracic spine surgery. Intraoperative neuromonitoring. Fluid management additional chapters review the radiological features of normal and abnormal spines, common complications of spine surgery and ASA closed claims relating to spine surgery anesthesia. Written by highly experienced neuroanesthesiologists and spine surgeons.
- 2014 SpringerCorey S. Scher, editor.Anesthesia for Trauma is a comprehensive, clinically oriented text for practitioners and trainees in anesthesia, pain management, and critical care. It covers core topics, from initial assessment and blood and blood products, to the multi-trauma patient and trauma by major anatomical region. Burns receive especially extensive coverage. Special considerations when administering anesthesia to traumatically injured children, pregnant women, and older people are reviewed, as are foundational areas such as clinically relevant physiology and the growing role of trauma simulation in training. Readers will find leading edge coverage of microvascular surgery, pain management, and critical care of trauma patients as well as up-to-date chapters on trauma in the military, civilian trauma systems, and disaster management. The book concludes with a unique 'must-read' chapter for all clinicians on the link between substance abuse and penetrating trauma.
- 2014 SpringerDaniel M. Gainsburg, Ethan O. Bryson, Elizabeth A. M. Frost, editors.This is an up-to-date clinical reference on anesthesia for urological surgery. Advances in urological procedures, the advent of treatment of patients with strong anticoagulant and antiplatelet medications, and the demographics of urology patients (many of whom are young or elderly) present challenges for the anesthesiologist and have necessitated changes in anesthesia practice. Urological anesthesia is not recognized as a subspecialty, and this book, which reflects the expertise of clinicians and researchers from around the United States and Europe, is written for the majority of anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists who will provide anesthesia for these patients. The book includes coverage of these topics: Renal physiology and pharmacology Urologic anesthesia in all age groups, and in both the operating room and outpatient setting Special considerations in the pregnant patient and in renal transplantation Anesthesia for robotic surgery of the prostate In older patients, problems arising from co-morbidities and the risk of drug interactions Appropriate pain management in inpatient and outpatient settings The unique challenges of positioning the patient Medico-legal considerations, including analyses from the closed claims study
- 2007 Cambridge[edited by] Barry L. Friedberg.Propofol ketamine with bispectral index (BIS) monitoring / Barry L. Friedberg -- Preoperative instructions, intraoperative environment / Barry L. Friedberg -- Level-of-consciousness monitoring / Scott D. Kelley -- The dissociative effect and preemptive analgesia / Barry L. Friedberg -- Special needs of cosmetic dental patients / James A. Snyder -- Propofol Ketamine in the UK, Propofol Ketamine beyond cosmetic surgery / Chris Pollock -- Propofol Ketamine beyond cosmetic surgery : implications for military medicine and mass-casualty anesthesia / Joel W. McMasters -- Lidocaine use and toxicity in cosmetic surgery / Adam Frederic Dorin -- Local anesthetic blocks in head and neck surgery / Joseph Niamtu -- Local anesthetics and surgical considerations for body contouring / Roger Wade Pielet -- Intravenous anesthesia for cosmetic surgery / David Barinholtz -- Regional anesthesia for cosmetic surgery / Holly Evans and Susan M. Steele -- General inhalation anesthesia for cosmetic surgery / Meena Desai -- Preanesthetic assessment of the cosmetic surgery patient / Norman Levin -- Psychological aspects of cosmetic surgery / David B. Sarwer, Canice E. Crerand, and Lauren M. Gibbons -- The business of the office-based anesthesia for cosmetic surgery / Marc E. Koch -- The politics of office-based anesthesia / David Barinholtz -- Staying out of trouble : the medicolegal perspective / Ann Lofsky.
- 2008 SpringerJerry Stonemetz, Keith Ruskin, editors.
- 2014 SpringerFernando Alemanno, Mario Bosco, Aldo Barbati, editors.Loco-regional anesthesia presents definite advantages in almost all surgical branches, since it couples a perfect anesthesia with a long postoperative analgesia. This discipline is constantly developing thanks to new drugs and new techniques. In the last decade the advent of ultrasound guided regional anesthesia has extended the study from the anatomic room to the virtual but real "in corpore viri" ecographic image thus increasing the success rate of this type of anesthesia. Together with electrostimulation, it has definitely increased the success rate of loco-regional anesthesia. Nonetheless, though supported by new fundamental tools, it is of the utmost importance for anesthesiologists to have a deep knowledge of the brachial plexus and of the topographic anatomy, on which the two first chapters are focused. Featuring a total of 16 chapters and more than 140 color illustrations, the volume provides a detailed coverage of this technique, thus representing a very useful tool for specializing students as well anesthesiologists in their daily clinical practice.
- 2006[edited by] James Duke.
- 2011 ebrary[edited by] James Duke.Basics of Patient Management -- Pharmacology -- Preparing for Anesthesia -- Patient Monitoring and Procedures -- Perioperative Problems -- Anesthesia and Systemic Disease -- Special Anesthetic Considerations --Regional Anesthesia -- Anesthetic Considerations in Selected Surgical Procedures -- Pain Management.Also available: Print – 2011
- 2016 SpringerJesse M. Ehrenfeld, Richard D. Urman, Scott Segal, editors.
- 2010 Springereditors, Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, Richard D. Urman, Scott Segal.
- 2014 Ovideditor, Richard A. Jaffe ; associate editors, Clifford A. Schmiesing, Brenda Golianu.Neurosurgery -- Ophthalmic surgery -- Otolaryngology/head and neck surgery -- Dental surgery -- Thoracic surgery -- Cardiovascular surgery -- General surgery -- Obstetric/gynecologic surgery -- Urology -- Orthopedic surgery -- Plastic and reconstructive surgery -- Pediatric surgery -- Out-of-operating room procedures -- Office-based anesthesia -- Emergency procedures for the anesthesiologist.
- 2008edited by David E. Longnecker ... [et al.].
- 2013 Springeredited by Adam I. Levine, Satish Govindaraj, Samuel DeMaria, Jr.Working Side by Side: The Important Relationship Between Anesthesiologists and Otolaryngologists / Adam I. Levine, Samuel DeMaria Jr., Satish Govindaraj -- Gross and Radiographic Anatomy / Puneet Pawha, Nancy Jiang, Katya Shpilberg -- Basic Pharmacology of Anesthetic Agents / Wagdy Sidrak, Adam I. Levine, Samuel DeMaria Jr. -- Basic Physiology / Ira Hofer, Samuel DeMaria Jr., Adam I. Levine -- Physiologic Monitoring / Jaime B. Hyman, David L. Reich -- Oxygen Delivery Systems and the Anesthesia Workstation / James B. Eisenkraft, Robert Williams -- Preoperative Assessment and Optimization / Jaime B. Hyman, Andrew B. Leibowitz -- Airway Management, Emergencies and the Difficult Airway / Irene P. Osborn, Andrew J. Kleinberger -- Adult Sleep Apnea and Related Procedures / Menachem M. Weiner, Fred Y. Lin -- Phonomicrosurgery and Office-Based Laryngology / Allan P. Reed, Peak Woo -- Otologic Surgery / Cheryl K. Gooden -- Facial Plastic Surgery / Adam I. Levine, Samuel DeMaria Jr., Eunice Park -- Functional Nasal and Sinus Surgery / Alan J. Sim, Adam I. Levine, Satish Govindaraj -- Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Parotid Surgery / Steven Porter, Andrew Schwartz -- Head and Neck Cancer Surgery I: Resection / Adam I. Levine, Samuel DeMaria Jr. -- Head and Neck Cancer Surgery II: Reconstruction / Adam I. Levine, Samuel DeMaria Jr., Brett A. Miles -- Neurosurgical Otolaryngology I: Neurotology/Posterior Fossa Surgery / Jess W. Brallier, Eric E. Smouha -- Neurosurgical Otolarynology II: Endoscopic Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery / Stacie G. Deiner, Kalmon D. Post, Satish Govindaraj -- Tracheotomy / Sharmin Haque, Adam I. Levine, Chan W. Park -- Pediatric Otolaryngology / Jonathan S. Gal, Francine S. Yudkowitz -- Office-Based Otolaryngology / Laurence M. Hausman -- Acute and Chronic Pain Management / Yury Khelemsky -- Postoperative Care / Jody Jones, Brigid Flynn -- Medico-Legal Considerations and Patient Safety / Elizabeth A. M. Frost.
- 2011edited by Alex S. Evers, Mervyn Maze, Evan D. Kharasch."In recent years our understanding of molecular mechanisms of drug action and interindividual variability in drug response has grown enormously. Meanwhile, the practice of anesthesiology has expanded to the preoperative environment and numerous locations outside the OR. Anesthetic Pharmacology: Basic Principles and Clinical Practice, second edition, is an outstanding therapeutic resource in anesthesia and critical care: Section 1 introduces the principles of drug action, Section 2 presents the molecular, cellular and integrated physiology of the target organ/functional system and Section 3 reviews the pharmacology and toxicology of anesthetic drugs. The new Section 4, Therapeutics of Clinical Practice, provides integrated and comparative pharmacology and the practical application of drugs in daily clinical practice. Edited by three highly acclaimed academic anesthetic pharmacologists, with contributions from an international team of experts, and illustrated in full colour, this is a sophisticated, user-friendly resource for all practitioners providing care in the perioperative period"--Provided by publisher.
- 2014 CambridgeAndy Georgiou, FRCA, DICM, EDIC, FFICM, Consultant in Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust, Chris Thompson, FRCA, EDRA, Consultant in Anesthesia, North Bristol NHS Trust, James Nickells, FRCA, Consultant in Anesthesia, North Bristol NHS Trust.Organisation of the nervous system -- The spine -- The head -- The neck -- The thorax -- The upper limb -- The abdomen -- The lower limb -- The fetus.
- Atlas of functional anatomy for regional anesthesia and pain medicine : human structure, ultrastructure and 3D reconstruction images2015 Springeredited by Miguel Angel Reina, José Antonio De Andrés, Admir Hadzic, Alberto Prats-Galino, Xavier Sala-Blanch, André A.J. van Zundert.This is the first atlas to depict in high-resolution images the fine structure of the spinal canal, the nervous plexuses, and the peripheral nerves in relation to clinical practice. The Atlas of Functional Anatomy for Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine contains more than 1500 images of unsurpassed quality, most of which have never been published, including scanning electron microscopy images of neuronal ultrastructures, macroscopic sectional anatomy, and three-dimensional images reconstructed from patient imaging studies. Each chapter begins with a short introduction on the covered subject but then allows the images to embody the rest of the work; detailed text accompanies figures to guide readers through anatomy, providing evidence-based, clinically relevant information. Beyond clinically relevant anatomy, the book features regional anesthesia equipment (needles, catheters, surgical gloves) and overview of some cutting edge research instruments ℗ℓ(e.g. scanning electron microscopy and transmission electron microscopy).
- 2008 ClinicalKeyAndré P. Boezaart ; artwork by Mary K. Bryson.Proximal brachial plexus : applied anatomy -- Interscalene block -- Cervical paravertebral block -- Supraclavicular block -- Distal brachial plexus : applied anatomy -- Infraclavicular block -- Nerves in the axilla : applied anatomy -- Axillary block -- Nerves around the axilla : applied anatomy -- Blocks around the elbow -- Lumbar plexus : applied anatomy -- Anterior lumbar plexus blocks -- Posterior lumbar plexus block -- Sacral plexus nerves : applied anatomy -- Sciatic nerve block -- The ankle : applied anatomy -- Ankle block -- Thoracic paravertebral block -- Pitfalls in regional anesthesia (and how to avoid them).
- 2016 Thieme-ConnectGisela Meier, Johannes Buettner.General principles of ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve blocks -- General overview -- Interscalene techniques of brachial plexus block -- Supraclavicular and infraclavicular techniques of brachial plexus block -- Suprascapular nerve block -- Axillary block -- Selective blocks of individual nerves in the upper arm, at the elbow, and wrist -- General overview -- Psoas block -- Inguinal paravascular lumbar plexus anesthesia (femoral nerve block) -- Proximal sciatic nerve block -- Blocks at the knee -- Peripheral block (conduction block) of individual nerves of the lower limb -- Peripheral nerve blocks at the ankle -- General overview -- Upper limb -- Lower limb -- Abdominal wall -- Special features of peripheral nerve blocks -- Complications and general contraindications of peripheral blocks -- General principles for performing peripheral blocks -- Continuous peripheral nerve blocks.
- 2010 ClinicalKeyDavid L. Brown ; illustrations by Jo Ann Clifford.Atlas of Regional Anesthesia, by Dr. David L. Brown, has been the go-to reference for many years, helping clinicians master a myriad of nerve block techniques in all areas of the body. This meticulously updated new edition brings you state-of-the-art coverage and streaming online videos of ultrasound-guided techniques, as well as new coverage of the latest procedures. Hundreds of high-quality full-color illustrations of anatomy and conventional and ultrasound-guided techniques provide superb visual guidance. You₂ll also have easy access to the complete contents online, fully searchable, at expertconsult.com. Obtain superior visual guidance thanks to hundreds of high-quality illustrations of cross-sectional, gross, and surface anatomy paired with outstanding illustrations of conventional and ultrasound-guided techniques.
- 2013 ClinicalKeyAndrew T. Gray.1. Ultrasound -- 2. Speed of Sound -- 3. Attenuation -- 4. Reflection -- 5. Beam Width (Slice Thickness) -- 6. Anisotropy -- 7. Spatial Compound Imaging -- 8. Doppler Imaging -- 9. Ultrasound Transducers -- 10. Transducer Manipulation -- 11. Needle Imaging 12. Approach and Techniques -- 13. Sonographic Signs of Successful Injections -- 14. Ultrasound-Guided Catheter Placement for Peripheral Nerve Blocks -- 15. Three-Dimensional Ultrasound -- 16. Anatomic Structures -- 17. Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue -- 18. Peripheral Nerves -- 19. Tendons -- 20. Arteries -- 21. Veins -- 22. Bone -- 23. Pleura -- 24. Peritoneum -- 25. Lymph Nodes -- 26. Supraclavicular Nerve Block -- 27. Interscalene and Supraclavicular Blocks -- 28. Phrenic Nerve Imaging -- 29. Dorsal Scapular Nerve Imaging -- 30. Suprascapular Nerve Block -- 31. Infraclavicular Block -- 32. Axillary Block 33. Musculocutaneous Nerve Block 34. Forearm Blocks 35. Radial Nerve Block 36. Median Nerve Block 37. Ulnar Nerve Block -- 38. Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Block -- 39. Fascia Iliaca Block -- 40. Femoral Nerve Block -- 41. Saphenous Nerve Block -- 42. Obturator Nerve Block -- 43. Sciatic Nerve Block -- 44. Anterior Sciatic Nerve Block -- 45. Popliteal Block -- 46. Ankle Block -- 47. Deep Peroneal Nerve Block -- 48. Superficial Peroneal Nerve Block -- 49. Sural Nerve Block -- 50. Tibial Nerve Block -- 51. Intercostal Nerve Block -- 52. Rectus Sheath Block -- 53. Ilioinguinal Nerve Block -- 54. Transversus Abdominis Plane Block -- 55. Neuraxial Block -- 56. Caudal Epidural Block -- 57. Mental Nerve Block -- 58. Superior Laryngeal Nerve Block -- 59. Great Auricular Nerve Block -- 60. Cervical Pexus Block -- 61. Stellate Ganglion Block (Cervicothoracic Sympathetic Ganglion Block) -- 62. Adverse Events -- 63. Intravascular Injections -- 64. Intraneural Injections -- 65. Pneumothorax and Other Chest Pathology
- 2015 Springeredited by Paul K. Sikka, Shawn T. Beaman, James A. Street.Part I. The Basics -- 1.History of Anesthesia -- 2.Preoperative Evaluation -- 3. Approach to Anesthesia -- 4. Perioperative Airway Management -- 5. Anesthesia Machine -- 6. Patient Monitoring -- 7. Fluid and Electrolyte balance -- 8. Transfusion Medicine -- Part II. Anesthetic Pharmacology -- 9. Mechanisms of Anesthetic Action -- 10. Inhalational Anesthetics -- 11. Intravenous Induction Agents -- 12. Opioids and Benzodiazepines -- 13. Neuromuscular blocking and reversal agents -- 14. Antiemetics -- 15. NSAIDs and Alpha-2 Adrenergic Agonists -- 16. Diuretics -- 17. Cardiovascular pharmacology -- 18. Local Anesthetics -- 19. Allergic reactions -- 20. Drug Interactions -- Part III. Regional Anesthesia -- 21. Spinal and Epidural Anesthesia -- 22. Peripheral nerve blocks -- 23. Ultrasound guided peripheral nerve blocks -- 24. Pain Management -- 25. Orthopedic Anesthesia -- Part IV. Specialty Anesthesia -- 26. Cardiac Anesthesia -- 27. Vascular Anesthesia -- 28. Ophthalmic Surgery -- 29. Neuroanesthesia -- 30. Ambulatory Anesthesia -- 31. Non-Operating Room Anesthesia -- 32. Hepatic and Gastrointestinal diseases -- 33. Renal and Urinary Tract Diseases -- 34. Endocrine diseases -- 35. Neurological and Neuromuscular Diseases -- 36. Ophthalmic Surgery -- 37. Ear, nose and throat surgery -- 38. Obstetric Anesthesia -- 39. Pediatric Anesthesia -- 40. Critical Care -- 41. Postoperative anesthesia care -- Part V. Special Anesthesia Topics -- 42. Obesity -- 43. The Elderly patient -- 44. Pulmonary Aspiration & Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting -- 45. Acid Base balance -- 46. Trauma -- 47. Spine Surgery -- 48. Robotic Surgery -- 49. Patient positioning and Common nerve injuries -- 50. Substance Abuse -- 51. Awareness under anesthesia -- 52. Infectious diseases -- 53. Alternative Medicine and Anesthesia -- 54. Cosmetic Surgery -- 55. Hazards of Working in the Operating Room -- 56. Operating room management -- 57. Residency Requirements and Guidelines.
- 2015 CambridgeDavid Chambers, BMBCh, MChem, DPhil, MRCP, FRCA, PGDipMedEd, Speciality Registar, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, North West School of Anaesthesia, Manchester, UK, Christopher Huang, BMBCh, PhD, DM, DSc, FSB, Professor of Cell Phisiology and Fellow Director of Medical Studies, Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge, UK, Gareth Matthews, MA, PhD, MSB, Translational Medicine and Theraputics Research Fellow, School of Clinical Medicine and Fellow in Medical Physiology, Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge, UK.Section 1. The basics -- Section 2. Respiratory physiology -- Section 3. Cardiovascular physiology -- Section 4. Neurophysiology -- Section 5. Gastrointestinal tract -- Section 6. Kidney and body fluids -- Section 7. Blood and immune system -- Section 8. Energy balance -- Section 9. Endocrine physiology -- Section 10. Developmental physiology -- Section 11. Environmental physiology.
- 2009 SpringerMarinella Astuto, editor.
- 2011 ClinicalKey[edited by] Ronald D. Miller, Manuel C. Pardo Jr.Section I. Introduction -- 1. History of Anesthesia -- 2. Scope of Practice -- 3. Approach to Learning -- 4. Medical Informatics Section II. Pharmacology and Physiology -- 5. Basic Pharmacologic Principles -- 6. Clinical Cardiac and Pulmonary Physiology -- 7. Autonomic Nervous System -- 8. Inhaled Anesthetics -- 9. Intravenous Anesthetics -- 10. Opioids -- 11. Local Anesthetics -- 12. Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs -- Section III. Preoperative Preparation and Intraoperative Management -- 13. Preoperative Evaluation and Medication -- 14. Choice of Anesthetic Technique -- 15. Anesthesia Delivery Systems -- 16. Airway Management -- 17. Spinal and Epidural Anesthesia -- 18. Peripheral Nerve Blocks -- 19. Positioning and Associated Risks -- 20. Anesthetic Monitoring -- 21. Acid-Base Balance and Blood Gas Analysis -- 22. Hemostasis -- 23. Fluid Management -- 24. Blood Therapy -- Section IV. Special Anesthetic Considerations -- 25. Cardiovascular Disease -- 26. Congenital Heart Disease -- 27. Chronic Pulmonary Disease -- 28. Renal, Liver, and Biliary Tract Disease -- 29. Nutritional and Gastrointestinal Disease -- 30. Central Nervous System -- 31. Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology -- 32. Orthopedics -- 33. Obstetrics -- 34. Pediatrics -- 35. Elderly Patients -- 36. Organ Transplantation -- 37. Outpatient Surgery -- 38. Procedures Performed Outside the Operating Room -- Section V. Recovery Period -- 39. Postanesthesia Recovery -- 40. Acute Postoperative Pain Management -- Section VI. Consultant Anesthetic Practice -- 41. Critical Care Medicine -- 42. Trauma, Bioterrorism and Natural Disasters -- 43. Chronic Pain Management -- 44. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation -- 45. Medical Direction in the Operating Room -- 46. Awareness under Anesthesia -- 47. Quality and Patient Safety.Also available: Print – 2011
- 2014 Springeredited by Hans-Jörg Oestern, Otmar Trentz, Selman Uranues.All European countries, including those that have recently joined the European Union or are candidates for membership, currently show a clear trend towards an increasing number of accidental injuries. This holds true for a range of injuries, including accidents among the elderly, sports injuries, and trauma due to traffic accidents. The increase in the number of injuries is accompanied by rising expectations among patients, who anticipate good functional results even after serious injuries. Despite these developments, trauma surgery is not yet established as an independent field in all European countries. Against this background, there is a clear need for a book that covers the state of the art in trauma surgery. This volume, which focuses on bone and joint injuries orthopedic trauma is intended to help to meet this need. It will also serve to harmonize the practice of trauma surgery within the European Union and to prepare for the UEMS EBSQ trauma surgery.
- 2015 Springer[edited by] Catherine Marcucci, Michael P. Hutchens, Erica D. Wittwer, Toby N. Weingarten, Juraj Sprung, Wayne T. Nicholson, Kirk Lalwani, David G. Metro, Randal O. Dull, Christopher E. Swide, F. Jacob Seagull, Jeffrey R. Kirsch, Neil B. Sandson.
- 2011 SpringerJohn G. Brock-Utne.Case 1: A Patient with a Mediastinal Mass -- Case 2: Stick Out Your Tongue -- Case 3: An Epidural Blood Patch - What Went Wrong? -- Case 4: A Lack of Communication Leads to a Bad Outcome -- Case 5: Hyperkalemia During Coronary Artery Bypass Graft -- Case 6: An Adjuvant to the Cuff-Leak Test -- Case 7: Acinetobacter baumannii Outbreak in an ICU - Can Our Equipment Be at Fault? -- Case 8: A Complication with the Use of the Intubating Fiberscope -- Case 9: Interscalene Block a Concern in Cardiac Patients? -- Case 10: Epidural Analgesia for Labor - Watch Out -- Case 11: Past History of Esophagectomy - Any Concern? -- Case 12: A Case of Myasthenia Gravis -- Case 13: Where Are My Teeth? -- Case 14: An Unusual Capnograph Tracing -- Case 15: A VP Shunt -- Case 16: Shoulder Surgery - Watch Out! -- Case 17: An Ambulatory Surgical Patient with No Escort -- Case 18: A Complication During Laparoscopy -- Case 19: A Patient with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
- 2014 ClinicalKey[edited by] David H. Chestnut, Cynthia A. Wong, Lawrence C. Tsen, Warwick D. Ngan Kee, Yaakov Beilin, Jill M. Mhyre ; Naveen Nathan, graphic editor.From basic science to various anesthesia techniques to complications, the meticulously updated, fifth edition of Chestnut's Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice, covers all you need to know about obstetric anesthesia. An editorial team of leading authorities presents the latest on anesthesia techniques for labor and delivery and medical disorders that occur during pregnancy. New chapters and rewritten versions of key chapters cover topics such as psychiatric disorders in the pregnant patient, neurologic disorders, and critical care of obstetric patients. With online access to the full text, it is an invaluable, comprehensive reference textbook for specialists in obstetric anesthesiology and obstetricians, as well as anesthesiology and obstetric residents. This book also serves as a clear, user-friendly guide for both anesthesiologists and obstetricians who are in clinical practice. Emphasizes the treatment of the fetus and the mother as separate patients with distinct needs to ensure the application of modern principles of care. Delivers contributions from many leaders in the fields of obstetric anesthesia and maternal-fetal medicine from all over the world. Offers abundant figures, tables, and boxes that illustrate the step-by-step management of a full range of clinical scenarios. Presents key point summaries in each chapter for quick, convenient reference.
- 2008 SpringerJohn G. Brock-Utne.Also available: Print – 2008
- 2015edited by Paul G. Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting, Michael K. Cahalan, M. Christine Stock, Rafael Ortega, Sam R. Sharar.I, Introduction : History and future ; -- II, Scientific and technical foundations of anesthesia : -- The respiratory system -- Cardiovascular anatomy and physiology -- Central and autonomic nervous systems -- The renal system -- Liver anatomy and physiology -- Principles of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics -- Inhalational anesthetic agents -- Intravenous anesthetics and sedatives -- Analgesics -- Neuromuscular blocking agents -- Local anesthetics -- Cardiovascular pharmacology -- The anesthesia workstation -- Standard anesthesia monitoring techniques and instruments -- III, Clinical practice of anesthesia : -- Preoperative evaluation and management -- Coexisting diseases impacting anesthetic management -- Endocrine function -- General anesthesia -- Airway management -- Regional management -- Patient positioning and potential injuries -- Fluids and electrolytes -- Blood therapy -- Ambulatory anesthesia, monitored anesthesia care, and office-based anesthesia -- Spine and orthopedic anesthesia -- Anesthesia for laparoscopic and robotic surgeries -- Anesthetic for otolaryngologic and ophthalmic surgery -- Anesthesia for neurosurgery -- Obstetric anesthesia -- trauma and burn anesthesia -- neonatal and pediatric anesthesia -- Anesthesia for thoracic surgery -- Cardiac surgery -- Anesthesia for vascular surgery -- Management of acute and chronic pain -- Nonoperating room anesthesia and special procedures -- Postoperative recovery -- Complications, risk management, patient safety, and liability -- Critical care medicine -- Anesthesia for urologic surgery -- Electrical safety and fire -- Wellness principles and resources for anesthesiologists.
- 2007 Ovidsenior editor, Peter F. Dunn ; associate editors, Theodore A. Alston ... [et al.].
- 2006 Ovidedited by Paul G. Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting.The history of anesthesia / Hugh M. Smith and Douglas R. Bacon -- Practice and operating room management / Richard L. Lock and John H. Eichhorn -- Experimental design and statistics / Nathan Leon Pace -- Occupational health / Arnold J. Berry and Jonathan D. Katz -- Professional liability, quality improvement, and anesthetic risk / Karen L. Posner, Frederick W. Cheney, Jr., and Donald A. Kroll -- Cellular and molecular mechanisms of anesthesia / Alex S. Evers and C. Michael Crowder -- Genomic basis of perioperative medicine / Mihai V. Podgoreanu and Joseph P. Mathew -- Electrical and fire safety / Jan Ehrenwerth and Harry A. Seifert -- Acid-base, fluids, and electrolytes / Donald S. Prough ... [et al.] -- Hemotherapy and hemostasis / John C. Drummond and Charise T. Petrovich -- Basic principles of clinical pharmacology / Robert J. Hudson and Thomas K. Henthorn -- Autonomic nervous system: physiology and pharmacology / Noel W. Lawson and Joel O. Johnson -- Nonopioid intravenous anesthesia / Paul F. White and Gladys Romero -- Opioids / Barbara A. Coda -- Inhalation anesthesia / Thomas J. Ebert -- Neuromuscular blocking agents / François Donati and David R. Bevan -- Local anesthetics / Spencer S. Liu and Raymond S. Joseph, Jr. -- Preoperative evaluation and management / Tara M. Hata and John R. Moyers -- Anesthesia for minimally invasive procedures / Anthony J. Cunningham and Cathal Nolan -- Anesthesia and the liver / Brian S. Kaufman and J. David Roccaforte -- Anesthesia for orthopaedic surgery / Terese T. Horlocker and Denise J. Wedel -- Anesthesia and the endocrine system / Jeffrey J. Schwartz and Stanley H. Rosenbaum -- Obstetric anesthesia / Alan C. Santos, Ferne R. Braveman, and Mieczyslaw Finster -- Neonatal anesthesia / Frederic A. Berry and Barbara A. Castro -- Pediatric anesthesia / Joseph Cravero and Zeev N. Kain -- Anesthesia for the geriatric patient / Stanley Muravchick -- Anesthesia for ambulatory surgery / J. Lance Lichtor -- Monitored anesthesia care / Simon C. Hillier and Michael S. Mazurek -- Trauma and burns / Levon M. Capan and Sanford M. Miller -- Anesthesia for patients with rare and coexisting diseases / Stephen F. Dierdorf and J. Scott Walton -- Malignant hyperthermia and other pharmacogenetic disorders / Henry Rosenberg ... [et al.] -- Delivery systems for inhaled anesthetics / Russell C. Brockwell and J. Jeffrey Andrews -- Airway management / William H. Rosenblatt -- Patient positioning / Mark A. Warner -- Monitoring the anesthetized patient / Glenn S. Murphy and Jeffery S. Vender -- Epidural and spinal anesthesia / Christopher M. Bernards -- Peripheral nerve blockade / Michael F. Mulroy -- Anesthesia for neurosurgery / Audrée A. Bendo ... [et al.] -- Respiratory function in anesthesia / M. Christine Stock -- Anesthesia for thoracic surgery / Edmond Cohen, Steven M. Neustein, and James B. Eisenkraft -- Cardiovascular anatomy and physiology / Carol L. Lake -- Anesthesia for cardiac surgery / Nikolaus Skubas ... [et al.] -- Anesthesia for vascular surgery / John E. Ellis ... [et al.] -- Anesthesia and the eye / Kathryn E. McGoldrick and Steven Gayer -- Anesthesia for otolaryngologic surgery / Lynne R. Ferrari and Alexander W. Gotta -- The renal system and anesthesia for urologic surgery / Jerome F. O'Hara, Jr., Jacek B. Cywinski, and Terri G. Monk -- Anesthesia and obesity / Babatunde O. Ogunnaike and Charles W. Whitten -- Anesthesia and gastrointestinal disorders / Babatunde O. Ogunnaike and Charles W. Whitten -- The allergic response / Jerrold H. Levy -- Drug interactions / Carl E. Rosow and Wilton C. Levine -- Anesthesia provided at alternate sites / Karen J. Souter -- Office-based anesthesia / Laurence M. Hausman and Meg A. Rosenblatt -- Anesthesia for organ transplantation / Marie Csete and Kathryn Glas -- Postoperative recovery / Roger S. Mecca -- Management of acute postoperative pain / Timothy R. Lubenow, Anthony D. Ivankovich, and Robert L. Barkin -- Chronic pain management / Stephen E. Abram -- Anesthesia and critical care medicine / Miriam M. Treggiari and Steven Deem -- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation / Charles W. Otto -- Disaster preparedness and weapons of mass destruction / Michael J. Murray.Also available: Print – 2006
- 2009edited by Paul G. Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting ... [et al.].
- 2013 Ovidedited by Paul G. Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting, Michael K. Cahalan, M. Christine Stock, Rafael Ortega."The Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia, Seventh Edition, is a companion to the parent textbook, Clinical Anesthesia, Seventh Edition. This widely acclaimed reference parallels the textbook and presents content in a concise outline format with additional appendices. The Handbook makes liberal use of tables, graphics, and clinical pearls, to enhance rapid access of the subject matter. This comprehensive, pocket-sized reference guides you through virtually every aspect of perioperative, intraoperative, and postoperative patient care."--Provided by publisher.
- 1992-2006.Mikhail, Maged S.; Morgan, G. Edward; Murray, Michael J.
- 2014 SpringerJonathan L. Benumof, editor.Respiration-related cases -- Cannot ventilate, cannot intubate due to airway hemorrhage -- Pulmonary edema following attempted nasal intubation for mandibular fracture repair -- Loss of critical airway -- Anterior mediastinal mass -- Awake intubation with a NIM tube: how is it done? -- Hemodynamic collapse following a mainstem intubation -- Hypoxemia during tracheostomy -- Anesthetic depth and mask ventilation in the prone position -- Jet ventilation through a cookgas airway exchange catheter -- End of case evaluation and management of a patient post airway mass excision -- Possible recurrent laryngeal nerve injury -- Obstructive sleep apnea, and dead in bed -- Bilevel positive air pressure, decreased sensorium, aspiration and capnography -- Perioperative management of a patient previously treated with bleomycin undergoing thoracic surgery -- Intra-operative airway fire -- Obesity hypoventilation syndrome -- Circulation-related cases -- Hemorrhage during endovascular repair of thoracic aorta -- Pacemakers and automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillators -- Acute myocardial infarction during laparoscopic surgery -- Sickle cell and preeclampsia -- Dysrhythmias in a patient with Crohn's disease -- Hematologic disorders: hemophilia and disseminated intravascular coagulation -- Blood transfusion and the Jehovah's Witness patient -- Cardiac and pulmonary contusions -- Intraoperative coagulopathy -- Hypotension in chronic methamphetamine user -- Venous air embolism during arteriovenous malformation repair -- Cardiac tamponade -- Case of intraoperative new-onset atrial fibrillation -- Valvular disease -- Obstetrics-related cases -- Labor epidural with unrecognized dural puncture, causing high sensory block, hypotension, fetal bradycardia and post dural puncture headache -- Acute pulmonary dysfunction immediately after cesarean delivery under general anesthesia -- Jehovah's Witness with placenta previa and increta for cesarean hysterectomy -- A pregnant patient with mitral stenosis -- Unrecognized uterine hyperstimulation due to oxytocin and combined spinal-epidural analgesia -- Super morbidly obese patient for elective repeat cesarean section -- Probable amniotic fluid embolus -- Emergent cesarean section -- Pregnancy plus atrial septal defect vs Eisenmenger Syndrome -- Uterine abruption -- Pediatric-related cases -- Neonatal resuscitation following spontaneous vaginal delivery -- Anxious, coughing and bound to obstruct -- Special diseases/conditions/situations -- Hypothermia during laparoscopic nephrectomy -- Operating room management case scenarios -- Anaphylaxis reactions -- Autonomic dysreflexia -- Porphyrias -- Monitored anesthesia care: medical implications; and wrong-sided operations: legal implications -- Diabetic ketoacidosis in the urgent anesthesia setting -- Fever, altered mental status, and rigidity in the perioperative course -- Neuro/neuromuscular-related cases -- Emergent craniotomy for evacuation of epidural hematoma -- Hyperkalemia and residual neuromuscular blockade after kidney transplantation -- A defasciculating dose of nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocker -- Postoperative monocular vision loss -- Delayed emergence after aneurysm clipping -- Pain and regional anesthesia related cases -- Unintentional dural puncture in a patient with severe preeclampsia -- Complex regional pain syndrome -- Vascular absorption of local anesthetic producing systemic toxicity -- Inadvertent high spinal in parturient -- Outpatient surgery-related cases -- Plastic surgery in a surgeon's office -- Orthopedic surgery in an ambulatory surgicenter -- Eye surgery at an outpatient surgicenter -- Endoscopic sinus surgery at an outpatient sugicenter.
- 2014 ClinicalKey[edited by] Allan Reed, Francine S. Yudkowitz.Prepare for the oral boards with the thoroughly updated Clinical Cases in Anesthesia. This comprehensive and current anesthesia review tool presents case studies representing today's most commonly encountered clinical situations, equipping you to master the latest anesthesia treatment protocols and practice guidelines and achieve your very best score. Learn the most practical solutions to contemporary problems, and understand the relevant scientific and clinical principles, through actual case studies presented in a helpful Q&A format.Study on the go! Browse the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com!
- 2015investigators: Aasma Shaukat, MD, MPH, Joseph Wels, MD, Ashish Malhotra, MD, Nancy Greer, PhD, Roderick MacDonald, MS, Maureen Carlyle, MPH, Indulis Rutks, BS, and Timothy J Wilt, MD, MPH.
- 2014 SpringerMatthias Hübler, Thea Koch, Karen B. Domino, editors.Ability to learn from errors is an essential aspect of the quest to improve treatment quality and patient safety. This book consists of 33 cases in anesthesiology that are based on real life situations and illuminate avoidable complications and mishaps. The cases are presented in a novel manner in that they are embedded within narratives. The reader comes to each case cold, without any clue as to the content, and each case comprises a narrative and a factual component that are interwoven. The narrative parts provide the reader with information and tips regarding the clinical problems and tasks that the protagonist must face and try to solve. The idea is to engage the reader emotionally while reading and to entertain him or her while learning. All cases conclude with short debriefing sections which include possible strategies to prevent similar errors or mishaps.
- 2007 ClinicalKey[edited by] John L. Atlee ... [et al.].Summary contents: Pharmacology -- Vasoactive drugs -- Cardiac drugs -- Adjunct therapy -- Anesthetic drugs -- Anesthetic adjuncts -- Miscellaneous drugs and related topics -- General anesthesia -- Preanesthetic assessment -- Anesthetic management issues -- Ancillary topics -- Regional anesthesia and pain management -- Actue and chronic pain management -- Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery -- Thoracic surgery -- Vascular surgery -- Cardiovascular device therapy -- Physiologic imbalance and coexisting disease -- Coexisting disease and altered states -- Equipment and monitoring -- Anesthetic equipment -- Ancillary systems -- Monitoring devices -- Pediatrics and neonatology -- Perioperative management -- Coexisting disease and altered states -- Surgery-related and other issues -- Neurosurgery, ophthalmology, ENT -- Neurosurgery -- Ophthalmology -- Ear, nose, and throat -- Other surgical subspecialties -- Obstetrics and gynecology -- General surgery -- Urologic surgery -- Orthopedic surgery -- Special topics -- Postanesthesia care unit -- Diganostic or therapeutic intervention -- Medicolegal aspects. 1. Vasodilator Drugs -- 2. Vasopressors: Vasoconstrictor Drugs -- 3. Inotropic Drugs -- 4. Chronotropic Drugs -- 5. Drugs Affecting the Renin-Angiotensin System -- 6. Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors -- 7. Digitalis -- 8. Anticholinergics -- 9. Adenosine -- 10. Class I Antiarrhythmic Drugs: Ventricular Proarrhythmia -- 11. Class II Antiarrhythmic Drugs: β-Blockers-Heart Block or Bradycardia -- 12. Class III Antiarrhythmic Drugs: Potassium Channel Blockers -- 13. Class IV Antiarrhythmic Drugs: Calcium Channel Blockers -- 14. Disorders of Potassium Balance -- 15. Magnesium -- 16. Perioperative Fluid Management -- 17. Volatile Anesthetics: Organ Toxicity -- 18. Nitrous Oxide: Neurotoxicity -- 19. Intrathecal Opiates -- 20. Barbiturates: Porphyrias -- 21. Ketamine -- 22. Nonbarbiturate Anesthetics -- 23. Succinylcholine -- 24. Nondepolarizing Neuromuscular Relaxants -- 25. Antihistamines: H1 - and H2 -Blockers -- 26. α2 -Adrenoreceptor Agonists -- 27. Anaphylaxis and Anaphylactoid Reactions -- 28. Antibiotics -- 29. Antidepressants -- 30. Chemotherapeutic Agents -- 31. Chemical Dependency: Opioids -- 32. Chemical Dependency: Nonopioids -- 33. Reversal Agents: Naloxone and Flumazenil -- 34. Steroids -- 35. Antiemetic Drugs -- 36. Preanesthetic Evaluation: False-Positive Tests -- 37. Preanesthetic Evaluation: Inadequate or Missing Test Result -- 38. Cardiac Risk Assessment -- 39. Herbals and Alternative Medicine -- 40. Difficult Airway: Cannot Ventilate, Cannot Intubate -- 41. Difficult Airway: Opiate-Induced Muscle Rigidity -- 42. Unstable Cervical Spine, Atlantoaxial Subluxation -- 43. Dental Injuries -- 44. Laryngeal and Tracheal Injury -- 45. Pulmonary Aspiration -- 46. Bronchospasm -- 47. Perioperative Hypoxia -- 48. Patients with Seizure Disorders -- 49. Blood and Blood Products: Transfusion Reaction -- 50. Blood and Blood Products: Hepatitis and HIV -- 51. Nosocomial Infections: Bacterial Pneumonia -- 52. Postobstruction Pulmonary Edema -- 53. Latex Reactions in Health Care Personnel -- 54. Spinal Anesthesia: Post-Dural Puncture Headache -- 55. Local Anesthetic Neurotoxicity: Cauda Equina Syndrome -- 56. Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity -- 57. Spinal Hematoma -- 58. Infectious Complications of Central Neuraxial Block -- 59. Epidural Anesthesia: Unintended Intrathecal Injection -- 60. Epidural Anesthesia: Unintended Subdural Injection -- 61. Interscalene Nerve Block: Potential Severe Complications -- 62. Supraclavicular and Infraclavicular Block: Pneumothorax -- 63. Celiac Plexus Block: Side Effects and Complications -- 64. Psoas Compartment Block: Potential Complications -- 65. Side Effects of Neuraxial Opioids -- 66. Complications in Orthopedic Outpatients Not Receiving Peripheral Nerve Blocks -- 67. Anticoagulants and Peripheral Nerve Block -- 68. Chronic Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug Use -- 69. Opioid Tolerance -- 70. Continuous Nerve Blocks: Perineural Local Anesthetic Infusion -- 71. Persistent Paresthesia -- 72. Anticoagulation Initiation and Reversal for Cardiac Surgery -- 73. Hemodilution and Blood Conservation -- 74. Troubleshooting Common Problems during Cardiopulmonary Bypass -- 75. Bleeding after Cardiac Surgery -- 76. Perioperative Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction -- 77. Perioperative Hypertension -- 78. Postoperative Pulmonary Hypertension -- 79. Perioperative Tachyarrhythmias -- 80. Tachyarrhythmias with Ventricular Preexcitation -- 81. Long QT Syndromes and Ventricular Arrhythmias -- 82. Bradyarrhythmias -- 83. Adverse Neurologic Sequelae: Peripheral Nerve Injury -- 84. Adverse Neurologic Sequelae: Central Neurologic Impairment -- 85. Postoperative Acute Renal Failure -- 86. Postoperative Respiratory Failure -- 87. Major Organ System Dysfunction after Cardiopulmonary Bypass -- 88. Fast-Track Cardiac Surgery -- 89. Hypercoagulable States: Thrombosis and Embolism -- 90. One-Lung Ventilation -- 91. Mediastinal Masses -- 92. Complications after Pneumonectomy -- 93. Carotid Endarterectomy -- 94. Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm -- 95. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair -- 96. Peripheral Vascular Surgery -- 97. Patients with Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices -- 98. Mechanical Assist Devices -- 99. Hyperglycemia and Diabetic Ketoacidosis -- 100. Hypothermia -- 101. Hyperthermia -- 102. Angioedema and Urticaria -- 103. Disorders of Water Homeostasis: Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia -- 104. Metabolic Acidosis and Alkalosis -- 105. Adrenal Insufficiency -- 106. HIV Infection and AIDS -- 107. Hypothyroidism: Myxedema Coma -- 108. Hyperthyroidism: Thyroid Storm -- 109. Sarcoidosis -- 110. Perioperative Management of Dialysis-Dependent Patients -- 111. Perioperative Care for Pa tients with Hepatic Insufficiency (Cirrhosis) -- 112. Porphyrias -- 113. Acute Pancreatitis -- 114. Autonomic Hyperreflexia -- 115. Perioperative Management of Patients with Muscular Dystrophy -- 116. Myasthenic Disorders -- 117. Parkinson's Disease -- 118. Alzheimer's Disease -- 119. Sepsis, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome -- 120. Perioperative Care of Immunocompromised Patients -- 121. Thermally Injured Patients -- 122. Complications from Toxic Ingestion -- 123. Pipeline Source Failure -- 124. Flowmeters -- 125. Proportioning Systems -- 126. Oxygen Flush Valve -- 127. Anesthesia Circuit -- 128. Vaporizers -- 129. Carbon Dioxide Absorbers -- 130. Mechanical Ventilators -- 131. Scavenging Systems -- 132. Humidifiers -- 133. Intravenous Drug Delivery Systems -- 134. Patient Warming Systems -- 135. Rapid Fluid and Blood Delivery Systems -- 136. Surgical Diathermy and Electrocautery -- 137. Electrical Safety -- 138. Fires in the Operating Room -- 139. Laser Complications -- 140. Pulse Oximetry -- 141. Inspiratory and Expiratory Gas Monitoring -- 142. Transesophageal Echocardiography -- 143. Arterial Blood Pressure Monitoring -- 144. Central Venous Pressure Monitoring -- 145. Pulmonary Artery Pressure Monitoring -- 146. Intracranial Pressure Monitoring -- 147. Pediatric Laryngospasm -- 148. Difficult Pediatric Airway -- 149. Anesthetic Complications of Fetal Surgery: EXIT Procedures -- 150. Postoperative Apnea in Infants -- 151. Intraoperative Cardiac Arrest -- 152. Sedation of Pediatric Patients -- 153. Muscle Relaxants -- 154. Delayed Emergence in Pediatric Patients -- 155. Postintubation Croup -- 156. Postobstruction Pulmonary Edema in Pediatric Patients -- 157. Hypoxemia -- 158. Perioperative Aspiration Pneumonitis -- 159. Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting -- 160. Upper Respiratory Tract Infection -- 161. Latex Allergy -- 162. Malignant Hyperthermia -- 163. Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia -- 164. Pulmonary Hypertension -- 165. Hypothermia in Pediatric Patients -- 166. Cardiomyopathies -- 167. Anterior Mediastinal Mass -- 168. Air Emboli -- 169. Complications of Massive Transfusion -- 170. Perioperative Psychological Trauma -- 171. Emergence Agitation -- 172. Adenotonsillectomy -- 173. Ophthalmic Problems and Complications -- 174. Intracranial Hypertension -- 175. Venous Air Embolism -- 176. Posterior Fossa Surgery -- 177. Pituitary Tumors: Diabetes Insipidus -- 178. Intracranial Aneurysms: Rebleeding -- 179. Intracranial Aneurysms: Vas ospasm and Other Issues -- 180. Arteriovenous Malformation: Normal Perfusion Pressure Breakthrough -- 181. Pediatric Neurosurgery -- 182. Head Injury -- 183. Spinal Cord Injury -- 184. Corneal Injury -- 185. Open Globe Injury -- 186. Retrobulbar Block -- 187. Laryngoscopy and Microlaryngoscopy -- 188. Foreign Body Aspiration -- 189. Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy -- 190. Preterm Labor -- 191. Fetal Intrauterine Surgery -- 192. Fetal Distress -- 193. Antepartum Hemorrhage -- 194. Postpartum Hemorrhage -- 195. Pulmonary Aspiration in the Parturient -- 196. Embolic Events of Pregnancy -- 197. Peripartum Neurologic Complications -- 198. Postpartum Headache Other Than Post-Dural Puncture Headache -- 199. Nonobstetric Surgery during Pregnancy -- 200. Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Pregnancy -- 201. Postoperative Hepatic Dysfunction -- 202. Surgery in the Morbidly Obese -- 203. Complications of Carcinoid Tumors -- 204. Complications of Thyroid Surgery -- 205. Complications of Adrenal Surgery -- 206. Complications of Trauma Surgery -- 207. Complications of Laparoscopic Surgery -- 208. Postoperative Urinary Retention -- 209. Intraoperative Penile Erection -- 210. Complications of Transurethral Surgery -- 211. Complications of Radical Urologic Surgery -- 212. Complications of Lithotripsy -- 213. Autonomic Dysreflexia -- 214. Complications of Deliberate Hypotension: Visual Loss -- 215. Fat Embolism Syndrome -- 216. Thromboembolic Complications -- 217. Methylmethacrylate -- 218. Extremity Tourniquets -- 219. Complications of Spinal Surgery -- 220. Postoperative Respiratory Insufficiency -- 221. Postoperative Peripheral Neuropathy -- 222. Delayed Emergence -- 223. Postoperative Delirium -- 224. Intractable Nausea and Vomiting -- 225. Unanticipated Hospital Admission and Readmission -- 226. Uncontrolled Pain -- 227. Hemodynamic Instability -- 228. Anesthesia for Electroconvulsive Therapy -- 229. Cardioversion -- 230. Radiation Oncology -- 231. Embolization Procedures -- 232. Catheter Ablation for Arrhythmias -- 233. Magnetic Resonance Imaging -- 234. Misidentification of a Patient -- 235. Syringe Swaps -- 236. Quality Assurance -- 237. Cost Containment -- 238. Alleged Malpractice -- 239. The Hostile-Combative Patient -- 240. Awareness under Anesthesia -- 241. Adverse Outcomes: Withheld Information or Misinformation -- 242. Patient Confidentiality -- 243. Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders in the Operating Room -- 244. The Jehovah's Witness Patient.
- 2007. SpringerBrendan T. Finucane, editor.Regional anesthesia safety / John W.R. McIntyre -- Outcome studies comparing regional and general anesthesia / Gabriella Iohom and George Shorten -- Avoiding complications in regional anesthesia / Richard W. Rosenquist -- Local anesthetic toxicity / David L. Brown -- Mechanisms of neurologic complications with peripheral nerve blocks / Alain Borgeat, Stephan Blumenthal, and Admir Hadžić -- Complications of ophthalmic regional anesthesia / Robert C. (Roy) Hamilton -- Complications of paravertebral, intercostal nerve blocks, and interpleural analgesia / Nirmala R. Abraham Hidalgo and F. Michael Ferrante -- Complications of brachial plexus anesthesia / Brendan T. Finucane and Ban C.H. Tsui -- Complications associated with spinal anesthesia / Pekka Tarkkila -- Complications of epidural blockade / Ciaran Twomey and Ban C.H. Tsui -- Complications of other peripheral nerve blocks / Guido Fanelli, Andrea Casati, and Daniela Ghisi -- Complications of intravenous regional anesthesia / Dominic A. Cave and Barry A. Finegan -- The evidence-based safety of pediatric regional anesthesia and complications / Lynn M. Broadman and Ryan A. Holt -- Complications of obstetric regional anesthesia / Paul J. O'Connor -- Complications of catheter techniques / Per H. Rosenberg -- Regional anesthesia complications related to acute pain management / Narinder Rawal -- Complications of regional anesthesia in chronic pain therapy / Philip W.H. Peng and Vincent W.S. Chan -- Major neurologic injury following central neural blockade / David J. Sage and Steven J. Fowler -- Regional anesthesia and infection / Terese T. Horlocker and Denise J. Wedel -- Regional anesthesia in the presence of neurologic disease / Andrea Kattula, Giuditta Angelini, and George Arndt --Evaluation of neurologic injury following regional anesthesia / Quinn H. Hogan, Lloyd Hendrix, and Safwan Jaradeh -- Cae studies of regional anesthesia / William F. Urmey -- International morbidity studies on regional anesthesia. Complications associated with regional anesthesia: an American Society of Anesthesiologists' closed claims analysis / Lorri A. Lee and Karen B. Domino. Complications of regional anesthesia leading to medical legal action in Canada / Kari G. Smedstad. Neurologic complications of regional anesthesia in the Nordic countries / Nils Dahlgren. Medicolegal claims: summary of an Australian study / Alber H. Santora. Regional anesthesia morbidity study: France / Yves Auroy and Dan Benhamou -- Medicolegal aspects of regional anesthesia / Albert H. Santora.
- 2014 SpringerElizabeth A.M. Frost, editor.Comprehensive Guide to Education in Anesthesia is the first single-source volume on the current practice of teaching and learning in this specialty which has long been at the forefront of innovation in medical education. It is edited by one of the great anesthesiology educators in the United States and brings together contributions from leading educators from across the US covering all aspects of anesthesiology education, from medical school and post-graduate training to board certification and continuing medical education. Topics include best educational practices, closed claim analysis, giving feedback to superiors, residency and fellowship training and requirements, maintenance of certification, the role of simulation, interacting with other specialties, community and global outreach, and more. The book conveys the unique nature of the specialty and is aimed at medical students contemplating a career in anesthesiology, residents and fellows, educators, and administrators.
- 2013 SpringerYigal Leykin, Jay B. Brodsky, editors.The worldwide prevalence of obesity has increased dramatically in recent years. Since the results of long-term dietary behavioral therapy remain sadly inadequate, surgery is currently the only effective treatment for patients with severe or morbid obesity. The numbers of weight loss operations continue to increase annually throughout the world. The anesthetic management of severely obese patients entails special challenges, especially when medical co-morbidities are present. Published outcome data on anesthetic care and pain management of these patients are scarce, and many practices remain controversial. Controversies in the Anesthetic Management of Obese Patients considers a wide range of important practical issues. Key questions in preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative management are addressed, and different approaches are evaluated. Written by international leaders in the field, this book will be an invaluable aid for anesthesia care providers.
- 2012 Cambridgeedited by Jonathan H. Mackay, Joseph E. Arrowsmith.
- 2015 Cambridgeedited by Kirsty MacLennan, Consultant Obstetric Anaesthetist, St Mary's Hospital, Central Manchester, University Hospitals NHS Trust, Manchester, UK, Katherine O'Brien, Consultant Obstetric Anaesthetist, St Mary's Hospital, Central Manchester, University Hospitals NHS Trust, Manchester, UK, W. Ross MacNab, Consultant Obstetric Anaesthetist, St Mary's Hospital, Central Manchester, University Hospitals NHS Trust, Manchester, UK.1. Physiology of pregnancy / N.J. Nirmalan and M. Nirmalan -- 2. Placental physiology / Carolynn Wai and William MacNab -- 3. Pharmacology relevant to pregnancy / Christopher Kelly and Malachy Columb -- 4. Maternal morbidity and mortality / Katherine O'Brien -- 5. Maternal critical care / Sarah Wheatly and Katherine O'Brien -- 6. Obstetrics for the anaesthetist / Emma Ingram, Alex Heazell and Edward D. Johnstone -- 7. Antenatal assessment / Allison Howells -- 8. Incidental anaesthesia during pregnancy / Desiree M.A. Choi and Kim G. Soulsby -- 9. Non-regional analgesia techniques for labour / Gordon Yuill -- 10. Regional analgesia techniques for labour / Lawrence C. Tsen -- 11. Regional anaesthesia for operative delivery / Cathy Armstrong and Khaled Girgirah -- 12. General anaesthesia for caesarean section and transverse abdominal plane block / Suraj Jayasundera and Karen Butler -- 13. Anaesthesia for specific obstetric indications: cervical suture, external cephalic version, controlled ARM, manual removal of placenta and perineal repair / John R. Dick -- 14. Hypertension in pregnancy, pre-eclampsia and eclampsia / Suna Monaghan and Lorna A. Howie -- 15. Sepsis and influenza in pregnancy / Tim Holzmann and Dougal Atkinson -- 16. Cardiac disease in pregnancy / William MacNab, Anita MacNab and Akbar Vohra -- 17. Respiratory disease in pregnancy / Chris Kelly, Simon Maguire and Craig Carroll -- 18. Obesity and ultrasonography for central neuraxial blocks / Sophie Bishop and Andrew Zuokoumour -- 19. Endocrine disease in pregnancy including diabetes mellitus, thyroid and adrenal disease / Jenny Myers and Dan Mallaber -- 20. Renal disease in pregnancy / Jessica Longbottom and William MacNab -- 21. Haematology disease in pregnancy / Pavan Kochhar, Andrew Heck and Clare Tower -- 22. Neurosurgical and neurological disease in pregnancy / Kirsty MacLennan and Craig Carroll -- 23. Immunology including testing and management of allergy during pregnancy / Gareth Kitchen, Tomaz Garcez and Nigel J.N. Harper -- 24. HIV and infectious disease in pregnancy including herpes, syphilis and hepatitis / J.E.A.K. Bamfo, Matthew D. Phillips, M. Kingston and K. Chan -- 25. Maternal collapse including massive obstetric haemorrhage, amniotic fluid embolism and cardiac arrest / Kate Grady and Tracey Johnston -- 26. Postpartum complications, follow up and maternal experience / Richard Wadsworth and Kailash Bhatia -- 27. Multidisciplinary teaching and training on the delivery unit / Catherine Robinson and Cathy Armstrong -- 28. Clinical governance and patient safety / Katherine O'Brien -- 29. Ethics, consent and the law Andrew Heck and Ross Clark -- Index.
- 2013 Cambridgeedited by Ian James, consultant anaesthetist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, honorary senior lecturer, Institute of Child Health, London, UK, Isabeau Walker, consultant anaesthetist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, honorary senior lecturer, Institute of Child Health, London, UK.Covers the important elements of paediatric anaesthesia in a concise, structured manner, providing invaluable information for established and aspiring practitioners.
- 2012 Cambridgeedited by Carl Moores, Alastair F. Nimmo.Arterial disease and its management / Roderick T.A. Chalmers -- Co-existing disease in vascular surgical patients / John Carlisle and Michael Swart -- Preoperative assessment of vascular surgery patients / John Carlisle and Michael Swart -- Reducing perioperative cardiac risk / Craig Beattie -- Anaesthesia in the vascular surgery patient / Carl Moores -- Monitoring in the vascular surgery patient / Chris Snowden and Suzi O'Neill -- Intravenous fluid therapy / Mike James -- Coagulation and haemorrhage / Alastair F. Nimmo and Gary Morrison -- Transfusion and blood conservation / Alastair F. Nimmo and Danny McGee -- Anaesthesia for elective abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery / Richard Telford -- Anaesthesia for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgery / Alastair F. Nimmo and Carl Moores -- Endovascular aortic surgery / Maged Argalious -- Anaesthesia for emergency abdominal aortic surgery / Alastair F. Nimmo -- Anaesthesia for aorto-iliac occlusive disease / Alastair J. Thomson -- Anaesthesia for lower limb revascularisation / Alastair J. Thomson -- Lower limb amputations / Charles Morton and John Wilson -- Anaesthesia for carotid artery disease / Mark Stoneham -- Anaesthesia for vascular surgery to the upper limb / Carl Moores -- Surgery for access for renal dialysis / Carl Moores.
- 2013 ClinicalKey[edited by] Charles J. Coté, Jerrold Lerman, Brian J. Anderson.The Practice of Pediatric Anesthesia -- Growth and Development -- Perioperative Behavioral Stress in Children -- Preoperative Evaluation, Premedication, and Induction of Anesthesia -- Ethical Issues in Pediatric Anesthesiology -- Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Children -- Total Intravenous Anesthesia and Target-Controlled Infusion -- Fluid Management -- Essentials of Hematology -- Strategies for Blood Product Management and Reducing Transfusions -- Essentials of Pulmonology -- The Pediatric Airway -- Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery -- Essentials of Cardiology -- Anesthesia for Children Undergoing Heart Surgery -- Cardiac Physiology and Pharmacology -- Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Management -- Medications for Hemostasis -- Mechanical Circulatory Support -- Interventional Cardiology -- Anesthesia for Noncardiac Surgery in Children with Congenital Heart Disease -- Essentials of Neurology and Neuromuscular Disorders -- Surgery, Anesthesia, and the Immature Brain -- Pediatric Neurosurgical Anesthesia -- Essentials of Endocrinology -- Essentials of Nephrology -- General Abdominal and Urologic Surgery -- Essentials of Hepatology -- Organ Transplantation -- Orthopedic and Spinal Surgery -- Otorhinolaryngologic Procedures -- Ophthalmology -- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery -- Burn Injuries -- The Extremely Premature Infant (Micropremie) -- Neonatal Emergencies -- Fetal Intervention and the EXIT Procedure -- Trauma -- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation -- Malignant Hyperthermia -- Regional Anesthesia -- Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia -- Acute Pain -- Chronic Pain -- Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room -- The Postanesthesia Care Unit and Beyond -- Sedation for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures Outside the Operating Room -- Procedures for Vascular Access -- Infectious Disease Considerations for the Operating Room -- Pediatric Anesthesia in Developing Countries -- Pediatric Equipment -- Medicolegal Issues -- Simulation in Pediatric Anesthesia.
- 2010 ClinicalKey[edited by] James E. Cottrell, William L. Young.5th Edition, edited by James E. Cottrell, MD, FRCA and William L. Young, MD, delivers the complete and authoritative guidance you need to ensure optimal perioperative safety for neurosurgical patients. Integrating current scientific principles with the newest clinical applications, it not only explains what to do under any set of circumstances but also why to do it and how to avoid complications. Comprehensive updates reflect all of the latest developments in neurosurgical anesthesia, and contributions from many new experts provide fresh insights into overcoming tough clinical challenges.
- 2015 ClinicalKey[edited by] David M. Gaba, Kevin J. Fish, Steven K. Howard, Amanda R. Burden.Also available: Print – 2015
- 2015 Cambridgeedited by Michael R. Anderson, Sylvia H. Wilson, Meg A. Rosenblatt.1. Non-opiod analgesics in orthopedic surgery -- 2. Nerve localization techniques -- 3. Adjuncts to peripheral nerve blocks -- 4. Local anesthetics -- 5. Liposomal local anesthetics -- 6. Local anesthetic systemic toxicity -- 7. Post-procedure neurologic defiicit -- 8. Pre-emptive analgesia -- 9. Anticoagulation -- 10. Skeletal abnormalities -- 11. Underlying neuropathy -- 12. Geriatrics -- 13. Obesity -- 14. Pediatrics -- 15. Pregnancy and lactation -- 16. Cancer pain -- 17. Neuraxial anesthesia following spine procedures -- 18. Total hip arthroplasty -- 19. Total knee arthroplasty -- 20. Total shoulder replacement -- 21. Total elbow replacement -- 22. Bone cement implantation syndrome -- 23. Regional versus general anesthesia and postoperative venous thromboembolism -- 24. Orthopedic trauma and compartment syndrome -- 25. Hip fractures and outcomes -- 26. Rib fractures: a review of truncal blocks -- 27. Humerus fractures -- 28. Ankle fracture -- 29. Amputation: acute and chronic pain considerations -- 30. Rotator cuff repair -- 31. Anterior cruciate ligament repair -- 32. Hand surgery and choosing appropriate anesthetic techniques -- 33. Wrist fractures -- 34. Analgesia for iliac crest bone graft -- Index.
- Demonstration Project Computer Monitoring (Surgical) : annual report for Health Services and Mental Health Administration1970-71.principal investigators, J.W. Bellville, G.F. Franklin.
- 2016 ClinicalKey[edited by] James C. Duke.Autonomic nervous system -- Respiratory and pulmonary physiology -- Blood gas and acid-base analysis -- Volume regulation, volume disturbances, and fluid replacement -- Electrolytes -- Transfusion therapy -- Coagulation -- Airway management -- Pulmonary function testing -- Volatile anesthetics -- Opioids -- Intravenous anesthetics and benzodiazepines -- Muscle relaxants and monitoring of relaxant activity -- Local anesthetics -- Inotropes and vasodilator drugs -- Preoperative medication -- Preoperative evaluation -- The anesthesia machine and vaporizers, and anesthesia circuits and ventilators -- Patient positioning -- Mechanical ventilation in critical illness -- Pulse oximetry -- Capnography -- Central venous catheterization and pressure monitoring -- Flow-directed therapy -- Blood pressure disturbances, arterial catheterization, and blood pressure monitoring -- Awareness during anesthesia -- Temperature disturbances -- Postanesthetic care -- Ischemic heart disease and myocardial infarction -- Heart failure -- Valvular heart disease -- Aorto-occlusive diseases -- Intracranial and cerebrovascular disease -- Reactive airway disease -- Aspiration -- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ards) -- Pulmonary hypertension -- Perioperative hepatic dysfunction and liver transplantation -- Renal function and anesthesia -- Increased intracranial pressure and traumatic brain injury -- Malignant hyperthermia and other motor diseases -- Degenerative neurologic diseases and neuropathies -- Alcohol and substance abuse -- Diabetes mellitus -- Nondiabetic endocrine disease -- Obesity and sleep apnea -- Allergic reactions -- Herbal supplements -- Trauma -- The burned patient, laser surgery and operating room fires -- Neonatal anesthesia -- Pediatric anesthesia -- Congenital heart disease -- Fundamentals of obstetric anesthesia -- Obstetric analgesia and anesthesia -- High-risk obstetrics -- Geriatric anesthesia -- Sedation and anesthesia outside the operating room -- Pacemakers and internal cardioverter defibrillators -- Spinal anesthesia -- Epidural analgesia and anesthesia -- Peripheral nerve blocks -- Principles of anesthesia in heart transplantation -- Cardiopulmonary bypass -- Lung isolation techniques -- Somatosensory-evoked potentials and spinal surgery -- Anesthesia for craniotomy -- Minimally invasive surgery -- Electroconvulsive therapy -- Acute pain management -- Chronic pain management.
- 2010 SpringerFrédéric Greco ; with a contribution of Jacques Provost, Alain Boularan, Roger Pascal ; translated from French by Pauline Lieven.Ultrasounds, a much reflected system -- The doctor in front of the machine -- The doctor and the machine in front of the patient -- The doctor, the machine, and the patient in front of the screen -- Learning methods -- Self-training procedure.
- 2015 SpringerGiorgio Capogna, editor.This book offers an in-depth examination of labor pain and analgesia with the aim of promoting natural childbirth without pain. All aspects of the subject are covered, including the latest techniques of delivering labor analgesia. Importantly, emphasis is placed on a holistic approach, detailed attention being paid to the humanization of childbirth and behavioral aspects in addition to evidence-based medicine. Potential future developments are also addressed, with discussion of opportunities that have yet to be realized. In order to ensure that the text is easily readable for trainees as well as established practitioners, chapters have been restricted to a manageable length and information is presented clearly and succinctly. Step-by-step tutorials and boxes highlighting practical points are used to clarify technical aspects. The authors include both well-established experts and young emerging professionals from various European countries, ensuring an intercultural perspective.
- 2008 SpringerG. Schütze.
- 2011 ClinicalKey[edited by] Lee A. Fleisher, Michael F. Roizen.Drs. Fleisher and Roizen present a completely revised new edition that includes coverage of many new conditions, procedures, and drugs. This book makes it easy to formulate anesthesia plans through a consistent format and discussions of the problems, causes, comorbidities, and anesthesia implications for over 600 clinical topics. Quickly reference key information using the carefully templated text that highlights the most important anesthetic considerations in a consistent, user-friendly layout. Stay current on the latest anesthetic implications in regards to coexisting diseases, procedures, drugs, and alternative and complementary therapies, including coverage of mitochondrial myopathy, atrial fibrillation ablation, awake craniotomy, stereotactic neurosurgery, neuroprotection, dexmedetomidine, and other hot topics. Master the core knowledge of Anesthesia and overcome new factors in anesthetic care of patients with trusted reference in a high yield format.
- 2012 Cambridgeedited by Charles A. Vacanti, Scott Segal, Pakaj Sikka, Richard Urman.Part 1. Preoperative Care and Evaluation -- Part 2. Airway Management -- Part 3. Anesthesia Equipment -- Part 4. Patient Monitoring -- Part 5. Inhalational Anesthetics -- Part 6. Intravenous Anesthetics and Adjunct Drugs -- Part 7. Pharmacology of Local Anesthetics -- Part 8. Anesthesia Techniques -- Part 9. Managing the Transition from Anesthesia -- Part 10. Regional Anesthesia -- Part 11. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance -- Part 12. Transfusion Medicine -- Part 13. Cardiac Anesthesia -- Part 14. Vascular Anesthesia -- Part 15. Thoracic Anesthesia -- Part 16. Neuroanesthesia -- Part 17. Anesthesia for Renal and Urinary Tract Diseases -- Part 18. Anesthesia for General Surgical Procedures -- Part 19. Anesthesia for Endocrine Diseases -- Part 20. Anesthesia for Neuromuscular and Collagen Diseases -- Part 21. Anesthesia for Ocular, Ear, and Throat Diseases -- Part 22. Anesthesia for Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery -- Part 23. Obstetric Anesthesia -- Part 24. Pediatric Anesthesia -- Part 25. Ambulatory and Remote Location Anesthesia -- Part 26. Management Aspects of Anesthesia Practice -- Part 27. Pain Management -- Part 28. Intensive Care Unit -- Part 29. Special Topics.
- 2015 Cambridgeedited by Linda S. Aglio, Harvard Medical School and the Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Robert W. Lekowski, the Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, Richard D. Urman, the Brigham and Women's Hospital, Center for Perioperative Management and Medical Informatics, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.
- 2014 Cambridgeauthors, Dr. Edward T. Gilbert-Kawai, MBChB, Anaesthetic Registrar, Central London School of Anaesthesia, UK, Dr. Marc D. Wittenberg, MBChB, BSc (Hons), FRCA, Senior Anaesthetic Regististrar, Central London School of Anaesthesia, UK ; foreword and contents editor, Dr. Wynne Davies, MBBCh, DRCOG, DCH, FRCA, FFICM, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK, statistical editor, Dr. Rebecca Gilbert, PhD, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, UK.
- 2013 ClinicalKeyBaha Al-Shaikh, Simon Stacey.Medical gas supply -- The anaesthetic machine -- Pollution in theatre and scavenging -- Breathing systems -- Tracheal and tracheostomy tubes and airways -- Masks and oxygen delivery devices -- Laryngoscopes and tracheal intubation equipment -- Ventilators -- Humidification and filtration -- Non-invasive monitoring -- Invasive monitoring -- Pain management and regional anaesthesia -- Additional equipment used in anaesthesia and intensive care -- Electrical safety.
- 2008 ClinicalKey[edited by] Joel A. Kaplan.This title presents essential clinical knowledge in cardiac anesthesia in a practical, user-friendly format. Provides the key cardiac anesthesia information you need to know by authorities you trust. Uses a concise, user-friendly format that helps you locate the answers you need quickly. Features key points boxes in each chapter to help you quickly access the most crucial information. Includes annotated references that guide you to the most practical additional resources. Features a portable size and clinical emphasis that facilitates and enhances bedside patient care. Contains the authoritative guidance of larger reference books without the expense.
- 2008 ClinicalKey[edited by] Arun K. Gupta, Adrian W. Gelb.This title in the Essentials of Anesthesia and Critical Care series presents core clinical neuroanesthesia and neurointesive care knowledge in a practical, user-friendly format. Provides the key neuroanesthesia and neurointensive care information you need from authorities you trust. Uses a concise, user-friendly format to help you locate answers quickly. Features key points boxes in each chapter to help you quickly access the most crucial information. Includes annotated references that guide you to the most relevant additional resources. Features a compact size and clinical emphasis that facilitates and enhances bedside patient care.
- Essentials of neurosurgical anesthesia & critical care : strategies for prevention, early detection, and successful management of perioperative complications2012 SpringerAnsgar M. Brambrink, Jeffrey R. Kirsch, editors.
- 2015 Cambridgeedited by Alan D. Kaye, M.D., Ph. D., Chairman and Director of Pain Services, Department of Anesthesiology, and Professor of Pharmacology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Charles James Fox, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA, James H. Diaz, M.D., M.P.H., Dr, P.H., D.A.B.A., F.A.A.P., Professor of Anesiology, Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, and Director of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Louisiana State University Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.Anatomy -- Anesthesia equipment -- Methods for monitoring -- Anesthetic pharmacology: physiological states, pathophysiological states, and adverse effects -- Respiratory system -- Cardiovascular system -- Cardiovascular system -- Congenital heart disease: arrhythmias, cardiopulmonary bypass, and "grown-ups" -- Central and peripheral nervous system -- Development of the gastrointestinal tract and associated conditions -- Renal maturation -- Endocrine/Metabolic -- Hematology/Oncology -- Genetics -- Neonatal: general considerations -- pathophysiology of pain -- Otolaryngology -- Plastic and cleft-craniofacial surgery -- Pediatric ophthalmology -- Orthopedic surgery -- Trauma -- Burns -- Evaluation and preoperative preparation of the pediatric patient -- Pediatric fluid management -- Pediatric transfusion therapy -- and blood conservation -- Preoparative anxiolysis and sedation -- Regional anesthesia and analgesia -- General anesthesia -- Complications of anesthesia -- Special techniques and situations -- Anesthesia for remote locations -- Anesthesia for pediatric organ transplantation -- Thermoregulation in pediatric anesthesia.
- 2015 SpringerAlan David Kaye, Adam M. Kaye, Richard D. Urman (eds.).
- 2012 SpringerAlan David Kaye, Richard D. Urman, Nalini Vadivelu, editors.Part I. General Principles of Regional Anesthesia Practice -- 1. General Considerations for Regional Anesthesia Practice / Edward R. Mariano and Karley J. Mariano -- 2. Monitoring for Regional Anesthesia / Jeff Gadsden -- 3. Regional Anesthesia in the Community Practice Setting / Joseph Marino and Brian E. Harrington -- Part II. Basic Science and Clinical Practice -- 4. The Anatomy of Pain / Harry J. Gould III and Alan David Kaye -- 5. Practical Pharmacology in Regional Anesthesia / Jose A. Aguirre, Gina Votta-Velis, and Alain Borgeat -- 6. Anticoagulation and Regional Anesthesia Concerns / Rinoo Shah, Alan David Kaye, Adam Kaye, and Jeffrey Y. Tsai -- Part III. Equipment for Regional Anesthesia -- 7. Equipment and Clinical Practice: Aids to Localization of Peripheral Nerves / Beverly Pearce-Smith and Johnny K. Lee -- 8. Principles of Sonography / Paul E. Bigeleisen and Steven Orebaugh -- 9. Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Nerve Blockade / David M. Polaner and Alan Bielsky -- 10. Sonopathology / Jonathan T. Weed and Brian D. Sites -- Part IV. Techniques for Regional Anesthesia -- 11. Neuraxial Blockade: Subarachnoid Anesthesia / Maria Teresa Gudin, Ramón López, Jesus Estrada, and Esperanza Ortigosa -- 12. Neuraxial Blockade: Epidural Anesthesia / Sreekumar Kunnumpurath, S. Ramessur, A. Fendius, and Nalini Vadivelu -- 13. Upper Extremity Nerve Blocks / De Q.H. Tran, Shubada Dugani, and Juan Francisco Asenjo -- 14. Peripheral Nerve Blocks for the Lower Extremity / Sylvia Wilson and Anna Uskova -- 15. Regional Anesthetic Techniques for Foot Surgery / Rick Chien-An Chen and Peter A. Blume -- 16. Regional Anesthesia of Thorax and Abdomen / Rita Merman and Vlad Shick -- 17. Head and Neck: Scalp, Ophthalmic, and Cervical Blocks / Desiree Persaud and Sébastian Garneau -- 18. Local Anesthesia of the Masticatory Region / Henry A. Gremillion, Christopher J. Spencer, and Alex D. Ehrlich -- 19. Topical and Regional Anesthesia of the Airway / Ryan P. Ellender, Paul L. Samm, and Richard H. Whitworth, Jr. -- 20. Selective Regional Anesthesia Options in Surgical Subspecialties / Henry Liu, Charles James Fox, Michael J. Yarborough, and Alan David Kaye -- 21. Regional Anesthesia for Chronic Disease States / Siamak Rahman and Parisa Partownavid -- 22. Intravenous Regional Anesthesia / Lindsey Vokach-Brodsky -- 23. Regional Anesthesia and Trauma / Daniela Elena Francesca Ghisi, Andrea Fanelli, and Carl Rest -- 24. Postoperative Pain Management / Ralf E. Gebhard and Andres Missair -- 25. Sympathetic Blockade / Rafael Justiz, Audra Day, and Miles Day -- Part V. Special Populations -- 26. Regional Anesthesia for Chronic Pain / Vijay Krishnamoorthy, Ruben Koshy, Gina Votta-Velis, and Alain Borgeat -- 27. Regional Anesthetic Techniques for the Pediatric Patient / Bryan Fritz, Marlene Barnhouse, Usha Ramadhyani, and Bobby Nossaman -- 28. Obstetric Anesthesiology / Ray L. Paschall -- 29. Regional Anesthesia for Outpatient Surgery / Joshua E. Smith -- Part VI. Additional Topics -- 30. Outcome Studies and Infection Control in Regional Anesthesia / Joel Barton and Stuart A. Grant -- 31. Regional Anesthesiology Education / Jonathan C. Beathe.
- 2012 Cambridgeedited by Albert J. Varon and Charles E. Smith.Trauma epidemiology, mechanisms of injury, and prehospital care / Andreas Grabinsky -- Initial evaluation and management / Tom Grissom -- Airway management / Christian Diez and Albert Varon -- Shock resuscitation and fluid therapy / Yvette Fouche and Roger Shere-Wolfe -- Vascular cannulation / Shawn Banks and Albert Varon -- Blood component therapy and trauma coagulopathy / Richard Dutton -- General anesthesia for trauma Michael Bassett and Charles Smith -- Regional anesthesia and acute pain management for trauma Ralph Gebhard and Sripad Rao -- Monitoring the trauma patient / Richard McNeer and Albert Varon -- Echocardiography in trauma / Ashraf Fayad -- Postoperative care of the trauma patient / C.J. Kucik -- Chemical and other toxic exposures in trauma / Joseph McIsaac and C.J. Kucik -- Anesthetic considerations for head trauma / Armagan Dagan -- Anesthetic considerations for spinal cord trauma / Armagan Dagan -- Anesthetic considerations for ocular and maxillofacial trauma / Olga Kaslow -- Anesthetic considerations for chest trauma / Brendan Astley and Charles Smith -- Anesthetic considerations for abdominal trauma / Olga Kaslow -- Anesthetic considerations for musculoskeletal trauma / Jessica Lovich and Charles Smith -- Anesthetic management of the burn patient Edgar Pierre and Albert Varon; 20. Anesthetic management of the pediatric trauma patient / Ramesh Ramaiah and Sam Sharar -- Anesthetic management of the geriatric trauma patient / Olga Kaslow -- Anesthetic management of the pregnant trauma patient / Nicholas Nedeff and Pertti Hakala.
- 2015 SpringerBarbara G. Jericho, editor.1. Informed Consent: Pediatric Patients, Adolescents, and Emancipated Minors -- 2. Preoperative Testing: Ethical Challenges, Evidence-Based Medicine and Informed Consent -- 3. Informed Consent and the Disclosure of Surgeon Experience -- 4. Perioperative Considerations of Do Not Resuscitate and Do Not Intubate Orders in Adult Patients -- 5. Pediatric Patients: Do Not Resuscitate Decisions -- 6. Ethical Care of the Children of Jehovah?s Witnesses -- 7. Fatigue and the Care of Patients -- 8. Conscientious Objection -- 9. Ethical Implications of Drug Shortages -- 10. Ethical Challenges in High-Risk Innovative Surgery -- 11. Professionalism in the Operating Room -- 12. Honesty in the Perioperative Setting: Error and Communication -- 13. Futility and the Care of the Perioperative Patient -- 14. End-of-Life Issues: Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices -- 15. End-of-Life Issues: Spirituality -- 16. Ethics in Research and Publication -- 17. Ethics and Evidence Regarding Animal Subjects Research: Splitting Hares- or Swallowing Camels?.
- 2013 ClinicalKey[edited by] Lee A. Fleisher.1. Evidence-Based Practice Parameters : The Approach of the American Society of Anesthesiologists -- 2. Update on Preprocedure Testing -- 3. Is a Preoperative Screening Clinic Cost-Effective? -- 4. Who Should Have a Preoperative 12-Lead Electrocardiogram? -- 5. Is Routine Preoperative Pregnanc y Testing Necessary? -- 6. What Are the Risk Factors for Perioperative Stroke? -- 7. Should We Delay Surgery in the Patient with Recent Cocaine Use? -- 8. Should All Antihypertensive Agents Be Continued before Surgery? -- 9. What Is the Optimal Timing for Smoking Cessation? -- 10. Which Patient Should Have a Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation (Stress Test)? -- 11. Should Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease Undergo Prophylactic Revascularization before Noncardiac Surgery? -- 12. What Are the Role and Management of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Noncardiac Surgery? -- 13. How Should We Prepare the Patient with a Pacemaker/Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator? -- 14. When Should Pulmonary Function Tests Be Performed Preoperatively? -- 15. Does the Airway Examination Predict Difficult Intubation? -- 16. Is There a Best Approach for Patients with Difficult Airways : Regional versus General Anesthesia? -- 17. What Is the Optimal Airway Management in Patients Undergoing Gastrointestinal Endoscopy? -- 18. Is There a Best Approach to Induction of Anesthesia in Emergent Situations? -- 19. Do Inhalational Agents Have Beneficial or Harmful Effects on Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury? -- 20. Does Anesthetic Choice Affect Surgical and Recovery Times? -- 21. What Are the Benefits of Different Ventilatory Techniques? -- 22. Is There an Optimal Perioperative Hemoglobin Level? -- 23. When Are Platelets and Plasma Transfusions Indicated? -- 24. What Drugs Decrease Perioperative Bleeding? -- 25. Does Perioperative Hyperglycemia Increase Risk? Should We Have Aggressive Glucose Control Perioperatively? -- 26. When and Why Should Perioperative Glucocorticoid Replacement Be Administered? -- 27. Does the Choice of Fluid Matter in Major Surgery? -- 28. What Works in a Patient with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome? -- 29. What Actions Can Be Used to Prevent Peripheral Nerve Injury? 30. What Is the Best Means of Preventing Perioperative Renal Injury? -- 31. Does Nitrous Oxide Affect Outcomes? -- 32. Are Alpha-2 Agonists Effective in Reducing Perioperative Cardiac Complications in Noncardiac Surgery? -- 33. What Is the Role of Ketamine in Perioperative Management? -- 34. Should Hypothermia Be Used Routinely after Intraoperative Cardiac Arrest? -- 35. Which Are the Best Techniques for Reducing the Incidence of Postoperative Deep Vein Thrombosis? -- 36. Are There Special Techniques in Obese Patients? -- 37. Is There an Ideal Approach to the Patient Susceptible to Malignant Hyperthermia? -- 38. What Is the Best Strategy for Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting? -- 39. How Should Beta-Blockers Be Used Perioperatively? -- 40. How Can We Prevent Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction? -- 41. Do Intensive Care Specialists Improve Patient Outcomes? -- 42. Fast-Track Cardiac Anesthesia : What Works Best for Safety and Efficacy? -- 43. Can We Prevent Recall during Anesthesia? -- 44. Are Patients with Sleep Apnea Appropriate for Ambulatory Surgery? -- 45. What Criteria Should Be Used for Discharge after Outpatient Surgery? -- 46. What Must I Consider in Order to Safely Anesthetize Someone in the Office Setting? -- 47. Is Propofol Safe If Given by Nonanesthesia Providers? -- 48. Aspiration : Is There an Optimal Management Strategy? -- 49. Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs, Antiplatelet Medications, and Spinal Axis Anesthesia -- 50. DVT Prophylaxis with Heparin and Heparin-Like Drugs (UH, LMWH, Fondaparinux, and Rivaroxaban) Used in Combination with Neuraxial Anesthesia and Deep Plexus Blocks -- 51. Is Regional Anesthesia Appropriate for Outpatient Surgery? -- 52. What Is the Best Technique for Hip Surgery? -- 53. Does Intraoperative Regional Anesthesia Decrease Perioperative Blood Loss? -- 54. What Is the Optimal Management of Postdural Puncture Headache? -- 55. Should Ultrasound Guidance Be the Standard of Practice for Peripheral Nerve Blockade? -- 56. Should Regional Anesthesia Be Used for Orthopedic Trauma Patients? -- 57. What Is the Best Method of Diagnosing Perioperative Myocardial Infarction? -- 58. Does Neurologic Electrophysiologic Monitoring Affect Outcome? -- 59. Is Regional Superior to General Anesthesia for Infrainguinal Revascularization? -- 60. Is There a Best Technique to Decrease Blood Loss and Transfusion after Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting? -- 61. Should Thoracic Epidural/Spinal Analgesia be Used for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting? -- 62. Is There a Best Technique in the Patient with Increased Intracranial Pressure? -- 63. What Works for Brain Protection? -- 64. Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery : Regional or General? -- 65. When Should a Combined Spinal-Epidural Be Used? 66. Does Labor Analgesia Affect Labor Outcome? -- 67. Does Anesthesia Increase the Risk to the Parturient Undergoing Nonobstetric Surgery? -- 68. How Young Is the Youngest Infant for Outpatient Surgery? -- 69. Should a Child with a Respiratory Tract Infection Undergo Elective Surgery? -- 70. When Should Regional Anesthesia Be Used in Pediatric Patients? -- 71. Optimal Postoperative Analgesia -- 72. Is Pre-Emptive Analgesia Clinically Effective?
- 2014 ClinicalKeyedited by Michael J. Murray ; associate editors, Steven H. Rose, Denise J. Wedel, C. Thomas Wass, Barry A. Harrison, Jeff T. Mueller.Quickly expand your knowledge base and master your residency with Faust's Anesthesiology Review, the world's best-selling review book in anesthesiology. Combining comprehensive coverage with an easy-to-use format, this newly updated medical reference book is designed to efficiently equip you with the latest advances, procedures, guidelines, and protocols. It's the perfect resource for certification, recertification, or for use as a refresher on every major aspect of anesthesiology. Take advantage of concise coverage of a broad variety of timely topics in anesthesia.
- 2008 SpringerJeffrey H. Silverstein, G. Alec Rooke, J.G. Reves, Charles H. McLeskey, editors.The practice of geriatric anesthesia / Jeffrey H. Silverstein -- Demographics and economics of geriatric patient care / Maria F. Galati and Roger D. London -- Theories of aging / Stanley Muravchick -- Ethical management of the elderly patient / Paul J. Hoehner -- Teaching geriatric anesthesiology to practitioners, residents, and medical students / Sheila J. Ellis -- Research priorities in geriatric anesthesiology / Christopher J. Jankowski and David J. Cook -- Alterations in metabolic functions and electrolytes / Michael C. Lewis -- Perioperative thermoregulation / Daniel I. Sessler -- Postoperative central nervous system dysfunction / Deborah J. Culley, Terri G. Monk, and Gregory Crosby-- Alterations in circulatory function / Thomas J. Ebert and G. Alec Rooke -- The aging respiratory system : anesthetic strategies to minimize perioperative pulmonary complications / Rodrigo Cartin-Ceba ... [et al.] -- Operative debridements of chronic wounds / Andrew M. Hanflik ... [et al.] -- Preoperative risk stratificationand methods to reduce risk / Linda L. Liu and Jacqueline M. Leung -- Anesthetic implications of chronic medications / Tamas A. Szabo and R. David Warters -- The pharmacology of opioids / Steven L. Shafer and Pamela Flood -- Intravenous hypnotic anesthetics / Matthew D. McEvoy and J.G. Reves -- Inhalational anesthetics / Gary R. Haynes -- Relaxants and their reversal agents / Cynthia A. Lien and Takahiro Suzuki -- Management of regional anesthesia / Bernadette Veering -- Fluid management / Jessica Miller, Lee A. Fleisher, and Jeffrey L. Carson -- Pain management / Jack M. Berger -- Anesthesia considerations for geriatric outpatients / Kathryn E. McGoldrick -- Sedaton and monitoring / Sheila R. Barnett -- Total hip replacement, joint replacement, and hip fracture / Idit Matot and Shaul Beyth -- Transurethral prostatectomy syndrome and other complications of urologic procedures / Daniel M. Gainsburg -- Thoracic procedures / Steven M. Neustein and James B. Eisenkraft -- Cardiac procedures / James H. Abernathy III -- Vascular procedures / Leanne Groban and Sylvia Y. Dolinski -- Abdominal procedures / Jeffrey H. Silverstein.
- 2013 ClinicalKey[edited by] Roberta L. Hines, Katherine E. Marschall.Ischemic Heart Disease -- Valvular Heart Disease -- Congenital Heart Disease -- Abnormalities of Cardiac Conduction and Cardiac Rhythm -- Systemic and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension -- Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies -- Pericardial Diseases and Cardiac Trauma -- Vascular Disease -- Respiratory Diseases -- Diseases Affecting the Brain -- Spinal Cord Disorders -- Diseases of the Autonomic and Peripheral Nervous Systems -- Diseases of the Liver and Biliary Tract -- Diseases of the Gastrointestinal System -- Inborn Errors of Metabolism -- Nutritional Diseases-Obesity and Malnutrition -- Renal Disease -- Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders -- Endocrine Disease -- Hematologic Disorders -- Skin and Musculoskeletal Diseases -- Infectious Diseases -- Cancer -- Diseases Related to Immune System Dysfunction -- Psychiatric Disease, Substance Abuse, and Drug Overdose -- Pregnancy-Associated Diseases -- Pediatric Diseases -- Geriatric Disorders.
- 2008 SpringerRebecca S. Twersky, Beverly K. Philip, editors.Preanesthesia Evaluation and Testing / L. Reuven Pasternak -- Minimally invasive and advanced ambulatory procedures / Shireen Ahmad -- Adult Clinical Challenges / Donald M. Mathews and Rebecca S. Twersky -- Pediatric clinical challenges / Lucinda L. Everett and Gennadiy Fuzaylov -- Pediatric perioperative management / Raafat S. Hannallah -- Adult preoperative preparation: equipment and monitoring / J. Lance Lichtor -- Sedation techniques / Tong J. Gan and Beverly K. Philip -- Regional anesthesia / Holly C. L. Evans, Karen C. Nielsen and Susan M. Steele -- General anesthesia / Ralph Gertler and Girish P. Joshi -- Anesthesia outside the operating room / Steven C. Hall -- Office-based anesthesia / Hector Vila, Meena S. Desai and Rafael V. Miguel -- Postanesthesia care recovery and management / Johnathan L. Pregler and Patricia A. Kapur -- Discharge process / Frances Chung and Jeremy Lermitte -- Quality management, regulation, and accreditation / Jerry A. Cohen, Sorin J. Brull and Walter G. Maurer -- Ambulatory surgery center profitability, efficiency, and cost containment / Tom Archer, Steve Mannis and Alex Macario -- Administrative aspects of ambulatory surgery / William H. Beeson.Also available: Print – 2008
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- 2013 SpringerAshfaq Hasan.Gas Exchange -- The Non-Invasive Monitoring of Blood Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Levels -- Acids and Bases -- Buffer Systems -- pH -- Acidosis and Alkalosis -- Respiratory Acidosis -- Respiratory Alkalosis -- Metabolic Acidosis -- Metabolic Alkalosis -- The Analysis of Blood Gases -- Factors Modifying the Accuracy of ABG Results -- Case Examples.
- 2010 Ovidsenior editor, Wilton C. Levine ; associate editors, Rae M. Allain ... [et al.].Part I: Evaluating the patient before anesthesia -- Evaluating the patient before anesthesia / Alla Tauber and Mary Kraft -- Specific considerations with cardiac disease / Shahzad Shaefi and Hovig V. Chitilian -- Specific considerations with pulmonary disease / Stephanie C. Cintora and Kenneth E. Shepherd -- Specific considerations with renal disease / Rafael Vazquez and William Benedetto -- Specific considerations with liver disease / Salomon M. Maya and Wilton C. Levine -- Specific considerations with endocrine disease / Anne M. Drewry, Robert A. Peterfreund, and Stephanie L. Lee -- Infectious diseases and infection control in anesthesia / Shahzad Shaefi and Ulrich Schmidt -- Part II: Administration of anesthesia -- Safety in anesthesia / Sara N. Goldhaber-Fiebert and Jeffrey B. Cooper -- The anesthesia machine / Andrew R. Vaclavik and Greg Ginsburg -- Monitoring / Jennifer Chatburn and Warren S. Sandberg -- Intravenous and inhalation anesthetics / Claudia Benkwitz and Ken Solt -- Neuromuscular blockade / Oleg V. Evgenov and Peter F. Dunn -- Airway evaluation and management / Cosmin Gauran and Peter F. Dunn -- Administration of general anesthesia / Victor A. Chin and Stuart A. Forman -- Local anesthetics / Maryam Jowza and Rebecca D. Minehart -- Spinal, epidural, and caudal anesthesia / Jason M. Lewis and May C. M. Pian-Smith -- Regional anesthesia / Keith Fragoza and Lisa Warren -- Intra-anesthetic problems / Jonathan D. Bloom and Keith Baker -- Perioperative hemodynamic control / Brian T. Bateman and Vilma E. Ortiz -- Anesthesia for abdominal surgery / Emily A. Singer and John J. A. Marota -- Anesthesia for thoracic surgery / Junichi Naganuma and Paul H. Alfille -- Anesthesia for vascular surgery / M. Richard Pavao and Edward A. Bittner -- Anesthesia for cardiac surgery / Ethan Small and Jason Zhensheng Qu -- Anesthesia for neurosurgery / Scott A. LeGrand and Michele Szabo -- Anesthesia for head and neck surgery / Brian D. Cauley and Deborah S. Pederson -- Anesthesia for urologic surgery / Kris C. Lukauskis and William R. Kimball -- Anesthesia for geriatric patients / Zhongcong Xie and Christine Finer -- Anesthesia for surgical emergencies in the neonate / James Y. Ko ... [et al.] -- Anesthesia for pediatric surgery / Susan A. Vassallo and LIsbeth L. Pappas -- Anesthesia for obstetrics and gynecology / Amy Ortman and Lisa Leffert -- Ambulatory anesthesia / Christopher J. Hodge and LIsa Wollman -- Anesthesia outside of the operating room / Thomas J. Graetz and John J. A. Marota -- Anesthesia for trauma and burns / Vikram Kumar and Keith Baker -- Transfusion therapy / Shubha V. Y. Raju and Jonathan E. Charnin -- Part III: Perioperative issues -- The postanesthesia care unit / Asheesh Kumar and Edward E. George -- Perioperative respiratory failure / Michael R. Shaughnessy and Luca M. Bigatello -- Adult, pediatric, and newborn resuscitation / Richard M. Pino, Bradley E. Randel, and Arthur J. Tokarcyzk -- Pain / Karsten Bartels and James P. Rathmell -- Complementary and alternative medicine / Margaret A. Gargarian and P. Grace Harrell -- Ethical and end-of-life issues / Sheri Berg and Rae M. Allain -- Appendix A: supplemental drug information / Bishr Haydar.
- 2006[edited by] Paul G. Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting.The history of anesthesia -- Practice and operating room management -- Experimental design and statistics -- Occupational health -- Professional liability, quality improvement, and anesthetic risk -- Cellular and molecular mechanisms of anesthesia -- Genomic basis of perioperative medicine -- Electrical and fire safety -- Acid-base and fluids -- Hemotherapy and hemostasis -- Basic principles of clinical pharmacology -- Autonomic nervous system : physiology and pharmacology -- Nonopioid intravenous anesthesia -- Opioids -- Inhalation anesthesia -- Neuromuscular blocking agents -- Local anesthetics -- Preoperative evaluation and management -- Anesthesia for patients with rare and coexisting diseases -- Malignant hyperthermia and other pharmacogenetic disorders -- Delivery systems for inhaled anesthetics -- Airway management -- Patient positioning -- Monitoring the anesthetized patient -- Epidural and spinal anesthesia -- Peripheral nerve blockade -- Anesthesia for neurosurgery -- Respiratory function in anesthesia -- Anesthesia for thoracic surgery -- Cardiovascular anatomy and physiology -- Anesthesia for cardiac surgery -- Anesthesia for vascular surgery -- Anesthesia and the eye -- Anesthesia for otolaryngologic surgery -- Renal physiology and anesthesia for urologic surgery -- Anesthesia and obesity -- Anesthesia and gastrointestinal disorders -- Anesthesia for minimally invasive procedures -- Anesthesia and the liver -- Anesthesia for orthopedic surgery -- Anesthesia and the endocrine system -- Obstetric anesthesia -- Neonatal anesthesia -- Pediatric anesthesia -- Anesthesia for the geriatric patient -- Anesthesia for ambulatory surgery -- Monitored anesthetic care -- Trauma and burns -- The allergic response -- Drug interactions -- Anesthesia provided at alternative sites -- Office-based anesthesia -- Anesthesia for organ transplantation -- Postoperative recovery -- Management of acute postoperative pain -- Chronic pain management -- Anesthesia and critical care medicine -- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation -- Disaster preparedness and weapons of mass destruction.
- 2013 Ovid[edited by] Paul G. Barash, Bruce F. Cullen, Robert K. Stoelting, Michael K. Cahalan, M.Christine Stock, Rafael Ortega."The Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia, Seventh Edition, is a companion to the parent textbook, Clinical Anesthesia, Seventh Edition. This widely acclaimed reference parallels the textbook and presents content in a concise outline format with additional appendices. The Handbook makes liberal use of tables, graphics, and clinical pearls, to enhance rapid access of the subject matter. This comprehensive, pocket-sized reference guides you through virtually every aspect of perioperative, intraoperative, and postoperative patient care."--Provided by publisher.
- 2015 Cambridgeedited by David A. Young, Olutoyin A. Olutoye.Section 1. Critical incidents -- Part A. Airway/Pulmonary -- Part B. Cardiac -- Part C. Metabolic -- Part D. Neurologic -- Part E. Equipment -- Part F. Hematology -- Part G. Renal -- Section 2. Essential topics -- Part A. Basic concepts in pediatric anesthesiology -- Part B. System-based topics in pediatric anesthesiology -- Part C. Clinical-based areas in pediatric anesthesiology.
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