Meyler's Side Effects Of Drugs Used In Anesthesia

Meyler's Side Effects Of Drugs Used In Anesthesia

by Jeffrey K. Aronson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0444532706

ISBN-13: 9780444532701

Pub. Date: 10/01/2008

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Elsevier now offers a series of derivative works based on the acclaimed Meylers Side Effect of Drugs, 15th Edition. These individual volumes are grouped by specialty to benefit the practicing physician or health care clinician.

A safe and efficient anesthesia practice requires appropriate drug knowledge. Catastrophes under anesthesia have focused attention on

Overview

Elsevier now offers a series of derivative works based on the acclaimed Meylers Side Effect of Drugs, 15th Edition. These individual volumes are grouped by specialty to benefit the practicing physician or health care clinician.

A safe and efficient anesthesia practice requires appropriate drug knowledge. Catastrophes under anesthesia have focused attention on the interaction between drugs, including prescribed and non-prescribed medications, including interactions with vitamins, herbal preparations, traditional remedies, and food supplements.

This book summarizes the adverse effects of a large range of drugs used in anesthesia. The material is drawn from the 15th edition of the internationally renowned encyclopedia, Meyler’s Side Effects of Drugs, and the latest volumes in the companion series, Side Effects of Drugs Annuals.

This volume is critical for any health professional involved in the administration of anesthesia.

Elsevier now offers a series of derivative works based on the acclaimed Meylers Side Effect of Drugs, 15th Edition. These individual volumes are grouped by specialty to benefit the practicing physician or health care clinician.

A safe and efficient anesthesia practice requires appropriate drug knowledge. Catastrophes under anesthesia have focused attention on the interaction between drugs, including prescribed and non-prescribed medications, including interactions with vitamins, herbal preparations, traditional remedies, and food supplements.

This book summarizes the adverse effects of a large range of drugs used in anesthesia. The material is drawn from the 15th edition of the internationally renowned encyclopedia, Meyler’s Side Effects of Drugs, and the latest volumes in the companion series, Side Effects of Drugs Annuals.

This volume is critical for any health professional involved in the administration of anesthesia.

  • Surpasses the Physician’s Desk Reference © by including clinical case studies and independent expert analysis
  • Complete index of drug names
  • Most complete cross referencing of drug-drug interactions available

The book is divided into three separate sections:

  • General Anesthetics – A general introduction to their adverse effects, followed by monographs on individual inhalational and intravenous anesthetics.
  • Local Anesthetics – A general introduction to their adverse effects including the adverse effects of different routes of administration, followed by monographs on individual local anesthetics.
  • Neuromuscular Blocking Agents and Muscle Relaxants - A general introduction to their adverse effects, followed by monographs on individual agents.

Drug names have usually been designated by their recommended or proposed International Non-proprietary Names (rINN or pINN); when those are not available, clinical names have been used. In some cases, brand names have been used.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780444532701
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Series:
Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs Series
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

General Anesthetics

Local Anesthetics

Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs and Muscle Relaxants

Index of drug names

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