A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 4

A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 4

by Charles J. Cote, I. David Todres, Jerrold Lerman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1416031340

ISBN-13: 9781416031345

Pub. Date: 12/15/2008

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Provide optimal anesthetic care to your young patients with A Practice of Anesthesia in Infants and Children, 5th Edition, by Drs. Charles J. Cote, Jerrold Lerman, and Brian J. Anderson. 110 experts representing 10 different countries on 6 continentsbring you complete coverage of the safe, effective administration of general and

Overview

Provide optimal anesthetic care to your young patients with A Practice of Anesthesia in Infants and Children, 5th Edition, by Drs. Charles J. Cote, Jerrold Lerman, and Brian J. Anderson. 110 experts representing 10 different countries on 6 continentsbring you complete coverage of the safe, effective administration of general and regional anesthesia to infants and children - covering standard techniques as well as the very latest advances.

  • Find authoritative answers on everything from preoperative evaluation through neonatal emergencies to the PACU.
  • Get a free laminated pocket reference guide inside the book!
  • Quickly review underlying scientific concepts and benefit from expert information on preoperative assessment and anesthesia management, postoperative care, emergencies, and special procedures.

  • Stay on the cutting edge of management of emergence agitation, sleep-disordered breathing and postoperative vomiting; the use of new devices such as cuffed endotracheal tubes and new airway devices; and much more.
  • Familiarize yourself with the full range of available new drugs, including those used for premedication and emergence from anesthesia.
  • Benefit from numerous new figures and tables that facilitate easier retention of the material; new insights from neonatologists and neonatal pharmacologists; quick summaries of each chapter; and more than 1,000 illustrations that clarify key concepts.
  • Access the entire text online, fully searchable, at www.expertconsult.com, plus an extensive video library covering simulation, pediatric airway management, burn injuries, ultra-sound guided regional anesthesia, and much more; and new online-only sections, tables and figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416031345
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/15/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1192
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Section I: Introduction

Chapter 1: The Practice of Pediatric Anesthesia

Chapter 2: Growth and Development

Chapter 3: Perioperative Behavior Stress in Children

Chapter 4: Preoperative Evaluation, Premedication, and Induction of Anesthesia

Chapter 5: Ethical Issues in Pediatric Anesthesiology

Section II: Drug and Fluid Therapy

Chapter 6: Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Children

Chapter 7: Total Intravenous Anesthesia and Target-Controlled Infusion

Chapter 8: Fluid Management

Chapter 9: Essentials of Hematology

Chapter 10: Strategies for Blood Product Management and Reducing Transfusions

Section III: The Chest

Chapter 11: Essentials of Pulmonology

Chapter 12: The Pediatric Airway

Chapter 13: Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery

Section IV: The Heart

Chapter 14: Essentials of Cardiology

Chapter 15: Anesthesia for Children Undergoing Heart Surgery

Chapter 16: Cardiac Physiology and Pharmacology

Chapter 17: Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Management

Chapter 18: Medications for Hemostasis

Chapter 19: Mechanical Circulatory Support

Chapter 20: Interventional Cardiology

Chapter 21: Anesthesia for Non-cardiac Surgery in Children with Congenital Heart Disease

Section V: The Brain and Glands

Chapter 22: Essentials of Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases

Chapter 23: Surgery, Anesthesia, and the Immature Brain

Chapter 24: Pediatric Neurosurgical Anesthesia

Chapter 25: Essentials of Endocrinology

Section VI: The Abdomen

Chapter 26: Essentials of Nephrology

Chapter 27: General Abdominal and Urologic Surgery

Chapter 28: Essentials of Hepatology

Chapter 29: Organ Transplantation

Section VII: Other Surgeries

Chapter 30: Orthopedic and Spine Surgery

Chapter 31: Otorhinolaryngologic Procedures

Chapter 32: Ophthalmology

Chapter 33: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Chapter 34: Burn Injuries

Section VIII: Emergencies

Chapter 35: The Extremely Premature Infant (Micropremie)

Chapter 36: Neonatal Emergencies

Chapter 37: Fetal Intervention and the EXIT Procedure

Chapter 38: Trauma

Chapter 39: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Chapter 40: Malignant Hyperthermia

Section IX: Pain

Chapter 41: Regional Anesthesia

Chapter 42: Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia

Chapter 43: Acute Pain

Chapter 44: Chronic Pain

Section X: Special Topics

Chapter 45: Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room

Chapter 46: The Postanesthesia Care Unit and Beyond

Chapter 47: Sedation for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures Outside the Operating Room

Chapter 48: Procedures for Vascular Access

Chapter 49: Infectious Disease Considerations for the Operating Room

Chapter 50: Pediatric Anesthesia in Developing Countries

Chapter 51: Pediatric Equipment

Chapter 52: Medicolegal Issues

Chapter 53: Simulation in Pediatric Anesthesia

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