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Anesthesia Student Survival Guide: A Case-Based Approach / Edition 1

Anesthesia Student Survival Guide: A Case-Based Approach / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9780387097084
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 04/09/2010
Series: Lecture Notes in Mathematics
Edition description: 2010
Pages: 534
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Jesse M. Ehrenfeld MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Associate Professor of Health Policy
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN, USA

Richard D. Urman MD, MBA
Associate Professor of Anesthesia
Harvard Medical School
Director of Anesthesia Services - Ambulatory Care Center (Chestnut Hill)
Medical Director, Procedural Sedation for Interventional Procedures
Director (Anesthesia), Center for Perioperative Research
Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Scott Segal, MD, MHCM
Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Co-Executive Director, Perioperative Services
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Table of Contents

Preoperative Considerations.- The Preoperative Patient Evaluation.- Airway Evaluation and Management.- The Anesthesia Machine.- Anesthesia Equipment and Monitors.- Intraoperative Considerations.- Anesthetic Techniques: General, Sedation, MAC.- Anesthetic Techniques: Regional.- Electrolytes, Fluids, Acid-Base Analysis, and Transfusion Therapy.- IV, Gastric Tube, Arterial & Central Line Placement Techniques.- Common Intraoperative Problems.- Systems Physiology and Anesthetic Subspecialties.- Physiology and Anesthesia for Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery.- Physiology and Anesthesia for Neurologic, ENT, and Ophthalmologic Surgery.- Physiology and Anesthesia for Obstetrics.- Physiology and Anesthesia for General and Bariatric Surgery.- Anesthesia for Urological Surgery.- Physiology and Anesthesia for Pediatric Surgery.- Physiology and Anesthesia for Elderly Patients.- Ambulatory Surgery and Out-of-OR (OOR) Procedures.- Anesthesia for Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery.- Postoperative Considerations.- Perioperative Acute and Chronic Pain Management.- Postoperative Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) and Common Postoperative Problems.- to Critical Care.- Special Topics.- Professionalism, Safety, and Teamwork.- Quality Assurance, Patient and Provider Safety.- Ethical and Legal Issues in Anesthesia.- Clinical Simulation in Anesthesia Education.- to Anesthesiology.- How to Be a “Star” Student, Career Options, and the Match.- History of Anesthesia and Introduction to the Specialty.- Pharmacology.- Pharmacology Principles.- Pharmacology of Intravenous Anesthetic Agents.- Pharmacology of Inhalational Anesthetics.- Pharmacology of Local Anesthetics.- Pharmacology of Adjunct Agents.

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