Core Topics in Perioperative Medicine

Core Topics in Perioperative Medicine

by Jonathan Hudsmith, Arun Gupta, Dan Wheeler

A comprehensive account of the subject and its relevance to perioperative medicine.See more details below


A comprehensive account of the subject and its relevance to perioperative medicine.

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Greenwich Medical Media Limited
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6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Perioperative management of cardiovascular disease John McNamara; 2. Perioperative management of respiratory disease Tim Clarke; 3. Perioperative care of children Warren Fisher; 4. Perioperative management of the obese patient Anand Sardasai; 5. Perioperative management of the elderly patient Karen Pedersen; 6. Perioperative management of emergency surgery Jeremy Lermitte and Jonathan Hudsmith; 7. Perioperative fluid management Iain MacKenzie; 8. Perioperative management of coagulation Andy Johnston; 9. Perioperative management of steroid therapy Fraz Mir and Michael Lindop; 10. Perioperative management of endocrine disease Dan Wheeler and Ingrid Wilkins; 11. Perioperative management of diabetes Mike Masding and Wendy Gatling; 12. Causes and treatment of aspiration Paul Hughes; 13. Transfusion and blood products Andy Johnston; 14. The critically ill patient Bilas Navapurkar; 15. Inotropes Andy Gregg; 16. Arterial blood gases Simon Fletcher; 17. Drugs used in anaesthesia and sedation Mike Palmer; 18. Local anaesthetics Sue Abdy; 19. Monitoring used in the perioperative period Ian Bridgland and Katrina Williams; 20. Deep vein thrombosis and thrombo-embolic disease prophylaxis Jonathan Hudsmith; 21. Postoperative nausea and vomiting Pete Young; 22. The management of perioperative pain Parameswaran Pillai and Richard Neal; 23. High dependency and recovery units Helen Smith; 24. Postoperative hypoxia Mark Abrahams; 25. Postoperative hypotension Chris Sharpe; 26. Postoperative complications Dan Wheeler and Jeremy Lermitte; 27. Perioperative scenarios Dan Wheeler and Parameswaran Pillai; 28. Multiple choice questions Quentin Milner; Index.

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