Anesthesia Secrets: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 3

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $7.64
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 84%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (12) from $7.64   
  • New (2) from $145.00   
  • Used (10) from $7.64   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any coupons and promotions
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Seller since 2015

Feedback rating:


Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


The Secrets Series® is breaking new ground again. A two-color page layout, a portable size, and a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in anesthesia help you to better meet the challenges they face today. And, at no extra charge, you'll also receive online access to the complete contents of the text via Elsevier's innovative STUDENT CONSULT website. You'll still find all of the features you rely on the Secret Series® for—a question-and-answer format, lists, mnemonics, and tables and an informal tone that make reference fast and easy. No matter what questions arise in practice or while preparing for boards, this new volume has the answers you need—in print and online. Elsevier titles with STUDENT CONSULT will help you master difficult concepts and study more efficiently in print and online! Perform rapid searches. Integrate bonus content from other disciplines. Download text to your handheld device. And a lot more. Each STUDENT CONSULT title comes with full text online, a unique image library, case studies, USMLE style questions, and online note-taking to enhance your learning experience.

• All chapters updated or completely re-written for this edition.
• Incorporates 75 figures, 15 of which are new to this edition.
• Utilizes a new, more streamlined structure.
• Includes a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" to keep in mind during a rotation or residency.
• Features a compact trim size (5 1/4" x 8 1/2") for enhanced portability.
• Makes information easier to find with a two-color page layout and "Key Points" boxes.
• Identifies useful websites to make it easy to find additional information on a specific topic, and provides live links in the online version.
• Uses bulleted lists, tables, short answers, and a highly detailed index to expedite reference.
• Features pearls, tips, memory aids, and "secrets" from the experts.
• Offers access to the complete contents of the text and other features online via

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781560536123
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 12/23/2005
  • Series: Secrets Series
  • Edition description: Revised Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 592
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents


1. The Autonomic Nervous System
2. Oxygenation and Ventilation
3. Blood Gas and Acid-Base Analysis
4. Fluids and Electrolytes
5. Hemotherapy
6. Coagulation
7. Airway Management


8. Volatile Anesthetics
9. Intravenous Induction Agents
10. Opioids
11. Benzodiazepines
12. Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
13. Local Anesthetics
14. Inotropes and Vasoactive Drugs


15. The Preoperative Evaluation
16. Preoperative Medication
17. The Anesthesia Machine
18. Anesthesia Circuits
19. Anesthesia Ventilators
20. Vaporizers
21. Patient Positioning


22. Electrocardiography
23. Pulse Oximetry
24. Capnography
25. Monitoring Neuromuscular Function
26. Central Venous Catheterization and Pressure Monitoring
27. Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
28. Arterial Catheterization and Pressure Monitoring


29. Hypoxemia and Pulmonary Physiology
30. Hypercarbia
31. Hypotension
32. Hypertension
33. Awareness During Anesthesia
34. Cardiac Dysrhythmias
35. Temperature Monitoring and Disturbances
36. Postanesthetic Care and Complications


37. Ischemic Heart Disease and Myocardial Infarction
38. Congestive Heart Failure
39. Valvular Heart Disease
40. Aorto-occlusive Disease
41. Cerebrovascular Insufficiency
42. Reactive Airway Disease
43. Aspiration
44. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
45. Pulmonary Hypertension and Vasodilator Therapy
46. Anesthesia and Perioperative Hepatic Dysfunction
47. Renal Function and Anesthesia
48. Increased Intracranial Pressure
49. Muscular Disorders and Neuropathies
50. Anesthetic Concerns in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury
51. Anesthetic Management of Myasthenia Gravis
52. Malignant Hyperthermia
53. Alcoholism
54. Diabetes Mellitus
55. Thyroid and Adrenal Disease
56. Obesity
57. Anesthesia for Trauma
58. Anesthesia and Burns


59. Neonatal Anesthesia
60. Pediatric Anesthesia
61. Fundamentals of Obstetric Anesthesia
62. Obstetric Analgesia and Anesthesia
63. High-Risk Obstetrics and Coexisting Disease
64. The Geriatric Patient
65. Outpatient Anesthesia
66. Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room
67. Artificial Cardiac Pacemakers
68. Congenital Heart Disease


69. Spinal Anesthesia
70. Epidural Analgesia and Anesthesia
71. Peripheral Nerve Blocks


72. Cardiopulmonary Bypass
73. Double-Lumen Endotracheal Tubes and One-Lung Ventilation
74. Somatosensory-Evoked Potentials and Spinal Surgery
75. Deliberate Hypotension
76. Anesthesia for Craniotomy
77. Laparoscopy
78. Transurethral Resection of the Prostate
79. Anesthetic Considerations for Laser Surgery
80. Anesthesia for Electroconvulsive Therapy


81. Acute Pain Management
82. Chronic Pain


83. Respiratory Therapy
84. Pulmonary Function Testing and Interpretation
85. Modes of Mechanical Ventilation
86. Neuromuscular Blocking Agents in the Intensive Care Unit
87. Sedation in the Intensive Care Unit
88. Sepsis and the Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
89. ARDS

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)