Anaesthesia and Resuscitation

This introductory manual, now revised and updated in a second edition, was prepared by the Department of Anaesthesia in Canadian medical schools and provides the undergraduate medical student with an important foundation for wider knowledge ...

Anaesthesia and Resuscitation

Author: Roderick A. Gordon

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 1487597681

Page: 212

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As in most fields of medical practice many things in anaesthesia are done on an empirical basis: this speciality is dynamic and expanding, and today's dogma may become tomorrow's error. This introductory manual, now revised and updated in a second edition, was prepared by the Department of Anaesthesia in Canadian medical schools and provides the undergraduate medical student with an important foundation for wider knowledge in the realm of anaesthesiology. Contents include Anaesthesia in relation to surgery , Evaluation of the patient before anaesthesia, Preanaesthetic medication, General anaesthesia, Neuromuscular transmission and muscle relaxation, Regional anaesthesia, Care of the unconscious patient, Respiration and anaesthesia, Cardiovascular homeostasis in relation to anaesthesia and resuscitation, Fluid and electrolyte balance, Acid-base balance, Complications of anaesthesia, Postoperative problems and care, Obstetrical anaesthesia and resuscitation of the newborn, and Special considerations in paediatric anaesthesia.

Anaesthesia and Resuscitation

A handbook of information to guide the medical undergraduate through his or her houseman's experience of 'hands-on' anaesthesia.

Anaesthesia and Resuscitation

Author: R. Douglas M. Jones

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Medical

ISBN: 9780750629607

Page: 316

View: 599

A handbook of information to guide the medical undergraduate through his or her houseman's experience of 'hands-on' anaesthesia.

Clinical Anaesthesia

This fifth edition has been fully updated to reflect changes in clinical practice, guidelines, equipment and drugs.

Clinical Anaesthesia

Author: Matthew Gwinnutt

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119119820

Page: 192

View: 363

Clinical Anaesthesia Lecture Notes provides a comprehensive introduction to the modern principles and practices of anaesthesia for medical students, trainee doctors, anaesthetic nurses and other health professionals working with anaesthetists. This fifth edition has been fully updated to reflect changes in clinical practice, guidelines, equipment and drugs. Key features include: • A new chapter on the roles of the anaesthetist • Increased coverage of the peri-operative management of the overweight and obese patient, as well as an introduction to the fundamental aspects of paediatric anaesthesia • Coverage of recent developments within the specialty, including the rapidly growing recognition of the importance of non-technical skills (NTS), and the management of some of the most common peri-operative medical emergencies • Links to further online resources • A companion website at www.lecturenoteseries.com/anaesthesia featuring interactive true/false questions, SAQs, and a list of further reading and resources Full-colour diagrams, photographs, as well as learning objectives at the start of each chapter, support easy understanding of the knowledge and skills of anaesthesia, allowing confident transfer of information into clinical practice.

Trauma

Produced by a world-renowned team of trauma specialists, this source reviews initial management considerations beginning in the pre-hospital phase, continues through the primary and secondary surveys of the hospital-based evaluation process ...

Trauma

Author: William C. Wilson

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781420052442

Page: 912

View: 713

Produced by a world-renowned team of trauma specialists, this source reviews initial management considerations beginning in the pre-hospital phase, continues through the primary and secondary surveys of the hospital-based evaluation process, and proceeds to the perioperative management of trauma, burns, and associated conditions. This reference pro

Short Textbook of Anesthesia

This sixth edition has been fully revised to present students with the latest advances in anaesthesia.

Short Textbook of Anesthesia

Author: Ajay Yadav

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited

ISBN: 9352704649

Page: 344

View: 558

This sixth edition has been fully revised to present students with the latest advances in anaesthesia. Divided into nine sections, the book begins with the basic concepts of anatomy and physiology, then provides discussion on equipment for anaesthesia, preoperative assessment, airway management, and monitoring. The following sections discuss general and regional anaesthesia, anaesthesia for coexisting diseases in various parts of the anatomy, and subspecialty anaesthetic management such as for laparoscopy, ENT surgery, ophthalmic surgery, trauma and burns, and more. The final chapters cover intensive care management and cardiopulmonary and cerebral resuscitation, with the cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) guidelines based on American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines. The new edition includes the most recent advances in drugs, equipment and techniques, and features clinical photographs, diagrams and tables to assist learning. Each chapter concludes with a summary of key points for quick revision. Key points Fully revised, sixth edition presenting latest advances in anaesthesia CPR guidelines based on American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines Features photographs, illustrations and key points for each topic Previous edition (9788188511907) published in 2016