Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia / Edition 3

Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia / Edition 3

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Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia / Edition 3

The Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia, Fifth Edition, is a companion to the parent textbook, Clinical Anesthesia, Fifth Edition. This widely acclaimed reference parallels the textbook and presents content in a concise outline format with additional appendices. The Handbook makes liberal use of tables and graphics to enhance rapid access of the subject matter.

This comprehensive, pocket-sized reference guides you through virtually every aspect of perioperative, intraoperative, and postoperative patient care.

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ISBN-13: 9780397587339
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 03/28/1997
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 932
Product dimensions: 4.33(w) x 7.27(h) x 1.23(d)

Table of Contents

Section IIntroduction to Anesthesia Practice
1The History of Anesthesia1
2Practice and Operating Room Management8
3Experimental Design and Statistics16
4Occupational Health22
5Professional Liability, Quality Improvement, and Anesthetic Risk32
Section IIBasic Principles of Anesthesia Practice
6Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Anesthesia40
7Genomic Basis of Perioperative Medicine49
8Electrical and Fire Safety61
9Acid-Base, Fluids, and Electrolytes74
10Hemotherapy and Hemostasis98
Section IIIBasic Principles of Pharmacology in Anesthesia Practice
11Basic Principles of Clinical Pharmacology120
12Autonomic Nervous System: Physiology and Pharmacology137
13Nonopioid Intravenous Anesthesia167
15Inhalation Anesthesia208
16Neuromuscular Blocking Agents235
17Local Anesthetics255
Section IVPreparing for Anesthesia
18Preoperative Evaluation and Management272
19Anesthesia for Patients with Rare and Coexisting Diseases295
20Malignant Hyperthermia and Other Pharmacogenetic Disorders315
21Delivery Systems for Inhaled Anesthetics328
22Airway Management341
23Patient Positioning357
24Monitoring the Anesthetized Patient365
Section VManagement of Anesthesia
25Epidural and Spinal Anesthesia390
26Peripheral Nerve Blockade417
27Anesthesia for Neurosurgery438
28Respiratory Function in Anesthesia464
29Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery483
30Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology499
31Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery518
32Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery543
33Anesthesia and the Eye572
34Anesthesia for Otolaryngologic Surgery583
35The Renal System and Anesthesia for Urologic Surgery596
36Anesthesia and Obesity619
37Anesthesia and Gastrointestinal Disorders629
38Anesthesia for Minimally Invasive Procedures637
39Anesthesia and the Liver644
40Anesthesia for Orthopaedic Surgery659
41Anesthesia and the Endocrine System677
42Obstetric Anesthesia694
43Neonatal Anesthesia711
44Pediatric Anesthesia726
45Anesthesia for the Geriatric Patient741
46Anesthesia for Ambulatory Surgery755
47Monitored Anesthesia Care767
48Trauma and Burns782
49The Allergic Response808
50Drug Interactions819
51Anesthesia Provided at Alternative Sites828
52Office-Based Anesthesia843
53Anesthesia for Organ Transplantation855
Section VIPostanesthesia and Consultant Practice
54Postoperative Recovery870
55Management of Acute Postoperative Pain881
56Chronic Pain Management903
57Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine918
58Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation943
59Disaster Preparedness and Weapons of Mass Destruction959
BElectrocardiography Atlas975

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