Airway Management in the Critically Ill

Airway Management in the Critically Ill

by R.B. Vukmir

Hardcover(New Edition)

$79.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781842140468
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/15/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 136
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE
ENDOTRACHEAL INTUBATION: REVIEW OF PROCEDURE AND PHARMACOLOGY
Introduction
Anesthesia
Physiology
Procedure
Pharmacology
Local Anesthetics
Intravenous Anesthetics
Inhalational Anesthetics
Muscle Relaxants
Clinical Scenarios
Conclusion

DIFFICULT TRACHEAL INTUBATION: PREDICTION, ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTION
Introduction
Anesthetics Misadventure
Conditions
Assessment
Management Strategies
Conclusion

CONFIRMATION OF ENDOTRACHEAL TUBE PLACEMENT
Introduction
Confirmation
Monitoring
Clinical Trials
Apparatus
Conclusion

LARYNGOTRACHEAL INJURY FROM PROLONGED INTUBATION
Introduction
Initial Complications
General Complications
Pathology
Endotracheal Tube Complications
Endotracheal Tube Cuff Complications
Endotracheal Fixation
Nasotracheal Intubation
Esophageal Intubation
Double-lumen Endotracheal Tube
Assessment and Intervention
Timing of Tracheostomy

SURGICAL AIRWAY PROCEDURE
Introduction
Anatomy
Cricothyroidectomy
Percutaneous Translaryngeal Ventilation
Tracheostomy
Conclusion
Index

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