Textbook of Regional Anesthesia / Edition 1

Textbook of Regional Anesthesia / Edition 1

by P. Prithvi Raj
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443065691

ISBN-13: 9780443065699

Pub. Date: 05/31/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This authoritative and comprehensive reference by an international team of distinguished experts, explores all aspects of the field from the basic science of regional anesthesia to its implementation in clinical practice. Up-to-date information is organized into a consistent, quick-access format that is highlighted by over 325 outstanding illustrations. This is the

Overview

This authoritative and comprehensive reference by an international team of distinguished experts, explores all aspects of the field from the basic science of regional anesthesia to its implementation in clinical practice. Up-to-date information is organized into a consistent, quick-access format that is highlighted by over 325 outstanding illustrations. This is the only book of its kind with information on setting up an Acute Pain Service, outcomes and evidence based medicine, and advanced interventional techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443065699
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/31/2002
Pages:
1104
Product dimensions:
8.78(w) x 11.22(h) x 1.68(d)

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Table of Contents

History of Regional Anesthesia
1. Historical Aspects of Regional Anesthesia
2. Development of Techniques

General Considerations for Regional Anesthesia
3. Economic Impact of Regional Anesthesia
4. Organization of Acute Pain Services & Post Operative Pain Management
5. Organization of Chronic Pain Services
6. Organization of Palliative Care Services
7. Clinical Practice of Regional Anesthesia in Developing Countries
8. Training and Education of a Physician for Regional Anesthesia

Basic and Clinical Researches in Regional Anesthesia
9. Basic Research (a.) Pain Mechanisms (b.) Local Anesthetic Action (c.) Drugs Used in Regional Anesthesia
10. Clinic Research (a.) Techniques in Regional Anesthesia (b.) Drugs in Regional Anesthesia (c.) Equipment Used in Regional Anesthesia

Clinical Practice of Regional Anesthesia
11. Nerve Block Facility for Regional Anesthesia and Advanced Interventional Techniques
12. Monitoring of Patients for Regional Anesthesia

Drugs Used in Regional Anesthesia
13. Local Anesthesia
14. Adjuvant Agents
15. Neurolytic Techniques
16. Technique of Continuous Infusion
17. Aids to Localization of Peripheral Nerves

Common Techniques for Regional Anesthesia
18. Conduction Block
19. Insight to Human Meningeal Morphology
20. Peripheral
21. Regional Anesthesia in Children
22. Efficacy of Regional Anesthesia vs. General Anesthesia
23. Metabolic and Endocrine Changes with Regional Anesthesia
24. Regional Anesthesia Options for Surgical Specialities
25. Regional Anesthesia for Obstetrics
26. Regional Anesthesia for Trauma

Regional Anesthesia for Chronic Situations
27. Non Malignant Pain
28. Malignant Pain

Advanced Interventional Techniques In Regional Anesthesia
29. Options for Treatment of Intractable Pain
30. Use of Imaging Techniques
31. Radiofrequency and Cryoneurlysysis
32. Caudal and Cervical Neuroplasty
33. Sympathetic Neurolysis
34. Epidural Steroids
35. Facet Neurolysis
36. Nerve Root Neurolysis
37. Augmentation Techniques
38. Intrathecal Therapies for Chronic Pain
39. Epiduroscopy
40. Sphenopalatine Analgesia
41. Trigeminal Analgesia
42. Discograpy and IDET Procedure
43. Vertebroplasty

Complications in Regional Anesthesia
44. Central Techniques
45. Peripheral Techniques

Outcome Studies in Regional Anesthesia Evidenced Based Practices
46. Surgery
47. Trauma
48. Obstetrics
49. Chronic Pain Section-Nociceptive Pain
50. Chronic Pain Section-Neuropathic Pain
51. Cancer Pain
52. Acute Pediatric Pain
53. Chronic Pediatric Pain

Future Trends in Regional Anesthesia
54. Equipment

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