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Manual of Emergency Airway Management / Edition 4

Manual of Emergency Airway Management / Edition 4

by Michael Murphy
     
 

ISBN-10: 1451144911

ISBN-13: 9781451144918

Pub. Date: 04/02/2012

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Manual of Emergency Airway Management, now in its 4th edition, is a practical guide to emergency airway management in any adult or pediatric patient and offers step-by-step instructions on techniques, drug administration, and prevention and management of complications.The book may be used in conjunction with the Difficult Airway CourseTM, or on its own. The

Overview

Manual of Emergency Airway Management, now in its 4th edition, is a practical guide to emergency airway management in any adult or pediatric patient and offers step-by-step instructions on techniques, drug administration, and prevention and management of complications.The book may be used in conjunction with the Difficult Airway CourseTM, or on its own. The text has been reorganized to reflect the decision-making process of emergency care providers treating the patient in distress.

Features include:

  • Completely reorganized chapters into cohesive sections
  • Expanded discussion of videolaryngoscopes, including newer, low-cost alternatives
  • More illustrations, with expanded “how to” descriptions
  • Revised and updated airway algorithms

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451144918
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
04/02/2012
Edition description:
Fourth
Pages:
464
Sales rank:
220,464
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface v

Acknowledgments vii

Section 1 Principles of Airway Management

1 The Decision to Intubate Ron M. Walls 1

2 Identification of the Difficult and Failed Airway Ron M. Walls Michael F. Murphy 8

3 The Emergency Airway Algorithms Ron M. Walls 22

4 Applied Functional Anatomy of the Airway Michael F. Murphy 35

Section II Oxygen Delivery

5 Supplemental Oxygen Calvin A. Brown III Steven C. Carleton and Robert F. Reardon 45

6 Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation Kerry B. Broderic Peter M.C. DeBlieux 53

7 Mechanical Ventilation Peter M.C. DeBlieux Alan C. Heffner 59

8 Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Monitoring Alan C. Heffner Robert F. Reardon 68

Section III Basic Airway Management

9 Bag-Mask Ventilation Steven C. Carleton Robert F. Reardon Calvin A. Brown III 79

10 Laryngeal Mask Airways Michael F. Murphy Jennifer L. Avegno 92

11 Extraglottic Devices Erik G. Laurin Michael F. Murphy 110

Section IV Tracheal Intubation

12 Direct Laryngoscopy Robert F. Reardon Steven C. Carleton Calvin A. Brown III 120

13 Video Laryngoscopy John C. Salves Calvin A. Brown III Aaron E. Bair 139

14 Optical and Light-Guided Devices John C. Sables Julie A. Slick 158

15 Flexible Endoscopic Intubation Michael F. Murphy Peter M.C. DeBlieux 165

16 Fiberoptic and Video Intubating Stylets Valerie A. Dobiesz Calvin A. Brown III John C. Sables 174

17 Blind Intubation Techniques Steve? A. Godwin 185

18 Surgical Airway Management Robert J. Vissers Aaron E. Bair 193

Section V Pharmacology and Techniques of Airway Management

19 Rapid Sequence Intubation Ron M. Walls 220

20 Pretreatment Agents David A. Caw Stephen Bush 233

21 Sedative Induction Agents David A. Cam Katren R. Tyler 241

22 Neuromuscular Blocking Agents David A. Cam Erik G. Laurin 254

23 Anesthesia and Sedation for Awake Intubation Alan C. Heffner Peter M.C. DeBlieux 266

Section VI Pediatric Airway Management

24 Differentiating Aspects of the Pediatric Airway Robert C. Luten Nathan W. Mick 275

25 Pediatric Airway Techniques Robert C. Luten Steven A. Godwin 293

26 The Difficult Pediatric Airway Joshua Nagler Robert C. Luten 303

27 Foreign Body in the Pediatric Airway Robert C. Luten Joshua Nagler 315

Section VII EMS Airway Management

28 Approach to the EMS Airway Frederifk H. Ellinger Richard D. Zane Michael F. Murphy 321

29 Alternative Devices for EMS Airway Management Kevin M. Franklin Michael F. Murphy 332

30 Difficult and Failed Airway Management in EMS Jan L. Eichel Mary Beth Skarote Michael F. Murphy 340

Section VIII Special Clinical Circumstances

31 The Trauma Patient Michael A. Gibbs Michael G. Gonzalez Ron M. Walls 347

32 Elevated Intracranial Pressure Andy S. Jagoda Bret P. Nelson

33 Reactive Airways Disease Bret P. Nelson Andy S. Jagoda 367

34 Distorted Airways and Acute Upper Airway Obstruction Michael F. Murphy Richard D. Zane 377

35 The Patient in Shock Alan C. Heffner 383

36 The Pregnant Patient Valerie A. Dobiesz Richard D. Zane 391

37 Prolonged Seizure Activity Robert J. Vissers 398

38 The Geriatric Patient Patrick A. Nee Diane M. Birnbaumer 404

39 The Morbidly Obese Patient Richard D. Zane Abbie L. Ericsson 410

40 Foreign Body in the Adult Airway Ron M. Walls 418

Index 425

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