George Washington (History Maker Bios Series)


Describes the life and accomplishments of the first president of the United States.
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Describes the life and accomplishments of the first president of the United States.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780760728307
  • Publisher: Barnes & Noble
  • Publication date: 12/17/2001
  • Series: History Maker Bios Series
  • Pages: 47
  • Age range: 7 - 10 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.74 (w) x 11.28 (h) x 0.15 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Maternal Physiologic Alterations During Pregnancy 3
2 Uteroplacental Circulation and Respiratory Gas Exchange 19
3 Effects of Anesthesia on Uterine Activity and Labor 41
4 Perinatal Pharmacology 61
5 Choice of Local Anesthetics in Obstetrics 73
6 Nonpharmacologic Methods of Pain Relief During Labor 95
7 Systemic Medication for Labor and Delivery 105
8 Regional Anesthesia for Labor and Delivery 123
9 Intraspinal Analgesia in Obstetrics 149
Opioids and Other Non-local Anesthetics 149
Clinical Applications 155
10 Inhalation Analgesia and Anesthesia for Labor and Vaginal Delivery 189
11 Anesthesia for Cesarean Section 201
12 Anesthesia for Postpartum Sterilization 237
13 Anesthesia for Surgery During Pregnancy 249
14 Anesthesia for Fetal Procedures and Surgery 267
15 Anesthesia for Abnormal Positions and Presentations, Shoulder Dystocia, and Multiple Births 287
16 Anesthetic Considerations for the Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy 297
17 Anesthesia for Preterm Labor and Delivery 323
18 Coagulation Disorders and Hemoglobinopathies in the Obstetric and Surgical Patient 345
19 Amniotic Fluid Embolism 355
20 Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhage 361
21 Difficult Airway Management 375
22 Pulmonary Aspiration of Gastric Contents 391
23 Neurologic Complications of Regional Anesthesia for Obstetrics 409
24 Anesthesia-Related Maternal Mortality 429
25 Obstetric Anesthesia and Lawsuits 441
General Considerations and Recommendations 441
Review of Obstetric Anesthesia Closed Claims 446
26 Anesthesia for the Pregnant Cardiac Patient 455
27 Perioperative Management of the Pregnant Patient with Asthma 487
28 Anesthesia for the Pregnant Diabetic Patient 497
29 Anesthesia for Neurosurgery During Pregnancy 509
30 Anesthesia for the Pregnant Patient with Neuromuscular Disorders 529
31 Anesthesia for the Morbidly Obese Pregnant Patient 545
32 Anesthesia for the Pregnant Patient with Immunologic Disorders 559
33 Human Immunodeficiency Virus in the Delivery Suite 583
34 Anesthesia and the Drug-Addicted Mother 599
35 Fetal Evaluation: Routine and Indicated Tests 613
36 Electronic Fetal Monitoring and Diagnosis of Fetal Asphyxia 623
37 Evaluation of the Neonate 639
38 Resuscitation of the Newborn 657
App. A Guidelines for Regional Anesthesia in Obstetrics 671
App. B Practice Guidelines for Obstetrical Anesthesia 673
App. C Optimal Goals for Anesthesia Care in Obstetrics 679
App. D Fetal and Neonatal Effects of Maternally Administered Drugs 681
Index 691
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