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Anesthesia Unplugged / Edition 2
     

Anesthesia Unplugged / Edition 2

by Christopher Gallagher
 

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ISBN-10: 0071767177

ISBN-13: 9780071767170

Pub. Date: 07/06/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

An engaging and effective way to learn all the essential anesthesia procedures

More than any other text, Anesthesia Unplugged, 2e disarmingly demystifies anesthesiology. Featuring an easy-to-navigate atlas-style design, this skill-sharpening book delivers step-by-step instruction on the entire spectrum of perioperative, ambulatory, regional, and general

Overview

An engaging and effective way to learn all the essential anesthesia procedures

More than any other text, Anesthesia Unplugged, 2e disarmingly demystifies anesthesiology. Featuring an easy-to-navigate atlas-style design, this skill-sharpening book delivers step-by-step instruction on the entire spectrum of perioperative, ambulatory, regional, and general procedures.

Essential for anesthesiology residents, student registered nurse anesthetists, medical students with an interest in anesthesiology, and Intensive Care Unit personnel, Anesthesia Unplugged, 2e features:

  • Authoritative, complete coverage of all relevant anesthesia procedures, from the IV and laryngoscopy, to the combined spinal-epidural and transesophageal echocardiography
  • An efficient organization featuring one procedure per chapter
  • Critical information broken down into manageable chunks and templates – ideal for busy residents and clinicians
  • 600 high-quality photographs and illustrations that put key anesthesia procedures into proper clinical perspective
  • Amusing insights you won’t get anywhere else with chapters that include:
    The Mask of Zorro: Mask Ventilation;
    Whiz-Bang Intubation Gizmos;
    PICC Lines – Just Really, Really Long IVs;
    Goodnight, Sleep Tight: Setup and Mask Induction for Pediatric Patients;
    The Lung’s Not Down, You Idiot! – Lung Isolation;
    Thoracic Epidurals—What’s the Big Deal?;
    Stand By Me: The Femoral Arterial Line

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071767170
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
07/06/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
19.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

PART I VENOUS ACCESS

1 PERIPHERAL INTRAVENOUS (IV) ACCESS

2 THE INTERNAL JUGULAR (IJ) LINE

3 SUBCLAVIAN VEIN CATHETERIZATION

4 CENTRAL VENOUS ACCESS IN THE PEDIATRIC PATIENT

5 FEMORAL VENOUS ACCESS—THE THUNDER DOWN UNDER: THE FEMORAL VEIN

6 PICC LINES—JUST REALLY, REALLY LONG IVS

PART II ARTERIAL ACCESS

7 THE RADIAL A-LINE: A VERSATILE AND ESSENTIAL TOOL

8 THE BRACHIAL A-LINE

9 STAND BY ME: THE FEMORAL ARTERIAL LINE

10 THE BEAT-TO-BEAT FAUCET DOWN YONDER: THE PEDAL A-LINE

PART III AIRWAY

11 MASK VENTILATION: THE MASK OF ZORRO

12 “GOODNIGHT, SLEEP TIGHT”: SETUP AND MASK INDUCTION FOR PEDIATRIC PATIENTS

13 LARYNGEAL MASK AIRWAY AND OTHER SUPRAGLOTTIC AIRWAY DEVICES

14 LARYNGOSCOPY

15 AWAKE INTUBATION

16 WHIZ-BANG INTUBATION GIZMOS

17 FIRE! FIRE! IN THE OPERATING ROOM

18 KIDDIE AIRWAY

19 SURGICAL AIRWAY

20 SMOOTH AWAKENING

21 SHOW ME THE MYCOBACTERIUM!—TB PROTECTION

22 INTUBATIONS OUTSIDE THE OPERATING ROOM

23 NASOGASTRIC TUBE PLACEMENT: THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY

PART IV BACK

24 SPINAL ANESTHESIA

25 EPIDURAL, LUMBAR

26 THORACIC EPIDURALS—WHAT’S THE BIG DEAL?

27 MENDING FENCES—THE BLOOD PATCH

28 KIDDIE CAUDAL EPIDURAL AND PENILE BLOCKS

29 BLADDER EXSTROPHY—KIDDIE CAUDAL WITH TUNNEL

PART V REGIONAL

30 REGIONAL BLOCK OF THE UPPER EXTREMITY

31 LOWER EXTREMITY NERVE BLOCKS

32 ABDOMINAL PAIN BE GONE: THE TAP BLOCK

33NERVE BLOCKS FOR ABDOMINAL SURGERY

34 PERIPHERAL NERVE CATHETERS—COMFORTABLY NUMB

35 KIDDIE NERVE BLOCKS

36 CHRONIC PAIN BLOCKS

37 INSIGHTS ON OPHTHALMIC ANESTHESIA

PART VI CHEST

38 “THE LUNG’S NOT DOWN, YOU IDIOT!”— LUNG ISOLATION

39 PACING: “KEEPING THE PACE”

40 TEE LOOK! IT’S A BIRD…IT’S A PLANE…NO, IT’S TEE MAN!

41 THE SWAN SONG

42 ANESTHESIA FOR THE CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION LAB

43 PORT ACCESS SURGERY: ALL FEAR MINIMUS MAXIMUS—MINIMALLY INVASIVE PORT ACCESS HEART SURGERY

PART VII BRAINIACS

44 ICP MONITORING

45 CEREBRAL OXIMETRY—BRAIN POWER

46 MRI—DO’S AND DONUTS

PART VIII ROOMSMANSHIP

47 GETTING STARTED

48 ROOMSMANSHIP

49 POSITIONING 101

50 HANDOFF IN THE OR

51 DON’T DROP THE BALL: A STANDARDIZED HANDOFF

52 ANESTHESIA INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS: GEEK SQUAD TO THE OR STAT!

53 DECODING SURGEON SPEAK

PART IX FAR FROM THE MADDENING CROWD

54 PREADMISSION TESTING

55 OFF-SITE ANESTHESIA

56 TRANSPORTING A PATIENT, OR DON’T GET CAUGHT IN THE ELEVATOR UNPREPARED

57 INTENSIVE CARE UNIT

58 HIGHWAY TO THE DANGER ZONE: HAZMAT

59 SIMULATION

60 FIGHTING AN UPHILL BATTLE: ANESTHESIA FOR THE OBESE PATIENT AND WEIGHT-LOSS SURGERY

INDEX

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