CardioPulmonary Physiology in Anesthesiology / Edition 1

CardioPulmonary Physiology in Anesthesiology / Edition 1

by Michael G. Levitzky
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070375348

ISBN-13: 9780070375345

Pub. Date: 12/01/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Designed for students, this innovative text sheds light on the most elusive concepts in pharmacology and does so in a concise, lively review format. From drug absorption, mechanism of drug action, pharmacokinetics, and more, each topic is reviewed and progressively builds from simple to complex material.  See more details below

Overview

Designed for students, this innovative text sheds light on the most elusive concepts in pharmacology and does so in a concise, lively review format. From drug absorption, mechanism of drug action, pharmacokinetics, and more, each topic is reviewed and progressively builds from simple to complex material.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070375345
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
12/01/1996
Pages:
322
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.52(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1Cardiovascular Physiology
1Function and Structure of the Cardiovascular System3
2Electrocardiography16
3Cardiac Output and Cardiac Cycles42
4The Heart Pump54
5The Peripheral Vascular System69
6Venous Return and Cardiac Output79
7Capillary Function82
8Regulation of Arterial Blood Pressure86
9Cardiac Output and Its Distribution91
10Cardiovascular Function in Pathologic Situations98
Pt. 2Respiratory Physiology
11Function and Structure of the Respiratory System111
12Mechanics of Breathing126
13Alveolar Ventilation144
14Pulmonary Blood Flow156
15Ventilation-Perfusion Relationships169
16Diffusion of Gases178
17Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Transport187
18Control of Breathing199
19Nonrespiratory Functions of the Respiratory System212
Pt. 3Effects of Anesthesia
20Effects of Anesthesia on Circulatory Function221
21Effects of Anesthesia on Pulmonary Function227
22Anesthetic Management of the Patient with Heart Disease246
23Anesthetic Management of the Patient with Pulmonary Disease255
24Cardiopulmonary Changes Through Life260
Case Study287
Study Questions290
Answers294
App. ISymbols used in Cardiopulmonary Physiology300
App. IIThe Laws Governing the Behavior of Gases300
App. IIIFrequency Used Equations301
App. IVTable of Normal Values302
Index303

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