Pocket Anesthesia

Pocket Anesthesia

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by Richard D. Urman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781795842

ISBN-13: 9780781795845

Pub. Date: 06/17/2009

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Designed for easy transport and quick reference, this new addition to the Pocket Notebook Series presents essential information that residents, anesthesiologists, CRNAs, and medical students need on the wards and in the operating room. Edited by anesthesia faculty at Harvard Medical School, Pocket Anesthesia is ideally suited for today's fast-paced

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Designed for easy transport and quick reference, this new addition to the Pocket Notebook Series presents essential information that residents, anesthesiologists, CRNAs, and medical students need on the wards and in the operating room. Edited by anesthesia faculty at Harvard Medical School, Pocket Anesthesia is ideally suited for today's fast-paced anesthesia environment—it is concise, easy to read, and evidence-based. Essential information is presented in a well-organized schematic outline format with many tables, algorithms, and diagrams. The book is filled with must-know facts about drugs, frequent intraoperative problems, differential diagnosis, common disease states, patient evaluation, and anesthetic considerations for each subspecialty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781795845
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/17/2009
Series:
Pocket Notebook Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
4.70(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preoperative Patient Evaluation
Cheri Camacho

Pharmacology
A. Inhalational Anesthetics
David Parris and Samuel Seiden
B. Intravenous Anesthetics and Analgesics
Samuel Seiden
C. Local Anesthetics
Jenna Hansen and Samuel Seiden
D. Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Jenna Hansen and Samuel Seiden
E. Vasoactive, Autonomic and Cardiovascular Drugs
Samuel Seiden
F. Commonly Encountered Drugs In Anesthesia
Samuel Seiden and Stephen Fink
G. Antibiotics and Herbal Medications

Anesthesia Equipment
Jennifer Bartlett

Airway Management
Tarun Bhalla

Anesthetic Techniques
Ben Unger

Regional Anesthesia
Peter Wu

Perioperative Monitoring
Francis Dillon

Ventilation Techniques
Francis Dillon

Fluids, Electrolytes, and Transfusion Therapy
Aryana Bagchi

Common Intraoperative Problems
Randy Fayne and Roy Soto

Procedures in Anesthesia
Kai Matthes

Acute Pain Management
Nalini Vadivelu and Christian Whitney

PACU Management and Discharge
Piyush Mathur

Perioperative Anesthetic Complications
Michael Sanford and David Nakata

ICU, Trauma and Burn Management
Daniel Johnson

Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery
Amanda Rhee

Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery
Jonathan Anagnostou

Anesthesia for General Surgery
Maged Argalious

Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery
Roy Soto

Anesthesia for Neurological Surgery and ECT
Josh Atkins

Anesthesia for ENT and Ophthalmologic Surgery
Josh Atkins

Anesthesia for Urologic Surgery
Christine Finer

Anesthesia for Orthopedic Surgery
Robert Hsiung

Anesthesia for Endocrine Surgery
Matvey Bobylev

Anesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynecologic Surgery
Paloma Toledo

Anesthesia for Pediatric Surgery
Tom Romanelli

Anesthesia for Ambulatory Surgery
Ursula Galway

Anesthesia for Aesthetic Surgery & Outside of the O.R.
Ruchir Gupta

Chronic Pain Management
Nalini Vadivelu and Christian Whitney

Anesthesia for Transplant Surgery
Amanda Rhee

Anesthesia for the Elderly
Raymond Roy

EKG Interpretation
Amanda Rhee

Ethical Issues in Anesthesia
Richard Urman and Jesse Ehrenfeld

Emergency Algorithms
Tracy Dovich

Common Medical Phrases in Spanish
Salomon Maya

Normal Laboratory Values
Mark Hoeft

Appendices
A. Common Formulae
B. Anesthesia Machine Checkout
C. Operating Room Set Up for an Anesthesia Case
D. Malignant Hyperthermia Management
E. ASA Guidelines
E-1. Preoperative Care
E-2. Monitoring
E-3. Postoperative Care

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Pocket Anesthesia 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
JKS35 More than 1 year ago
Just bought this book - very well written. It has all the needed information for learning about each type of anesthesia case. I'm an anesthesia resident. The book is full of practical tables that lists drugs, dosasges, diseases, side effects, etc. I think it's a must for any anesthesia provider.
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