Cardiac and Vascular Anesthesia: The Requisites / Edition 1

Cardiac and Vascular Anesthesia: The Requisites / Edition 1

by Jacqueline Leung
     
 

This new volume in the "Requisites in Anesthesiology" series delivers succinct, yet comprehensive, clinically oriented coverage of cardiac and vascular anesthesia. It explores everything from the pathophysiology of the various cardiovascular conditions, through their clinical implications and surgical management, to the relevant monitoring, anesthesia procedures,

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Overview

This new volume in the "Requisites in Anesthesiology" series delivers succinct, yet comprehensive, clinically oriented coverage of cardiac and vascular anesthesia. It explores everything from the pathophysiology of the various cardiovascular conditions, through their clinical implications and surgical management, to the relevant monitoring, anesthesia procedures, and phar-macology. Practical, "high-yield" content makes this book ideal as a refresher for certification or recertification, and as a reference for everyday clinical practice.

• Delivers in-depth guidance on trans-esopha-geal echocardiography (TEE) · pacemaker and ventricular assist devices · cardiopulmonary bypass machines · pharmacological interventions · off-pump CABG · vascular operations · heart/lung transplantation · and many other "hot topics" in the field.
• Presents information in a bulleted format for quick, efficient reference.
• Uses specially designed boxes to display key data on intraoperative monitoring · key clinical caveats · advantages and disadvantages of various drugs, monitoring approaches, and techniques · current controversies · case studies · and more—all at a glance.
• Features more than 245 illustrations that clarify key aspects of pathophysiology, monitoring, and anesthesia administration.

With 15 additional contributors.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323020435
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/24/2004
Series:
Requisites in Anesthesia Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
8.64(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

1. Cardiac Physiology

2. Cardiovascular Monitoring

3. Cardiovascular Drugs

4. Pacemakers, IABP, and Ventricular Assisted Devices

5. Techniques and Anesthetic Considerations for Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass

6. Ischemic Heart Disease: Anesthetic Concerns for Myocardial Revascularization

7. Valvular Heart Disease

8. Congenital Heart Disease

9. Anesthesia for Off-Pump Cardiac Surgery

10. Anesthetic Management of Adults with Congenital Heart Disease Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery

11. Anesthesia Management for Less Common Cardiac Diseases (Cardiac Transplantation, Neoplasms of the Heart, Cardiac Trauma, and Pericardial Disease)

12. Anesthesia for Patients With Thoracic Aortic Disease

13. Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery

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