This fifth edition has been fully updated to reflect changes in clinical practice, guidelines, equipment and drugs.
Author: Matthew Gwinnutt
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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.
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 ...
Author: Roderick Angus Gordon
"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."--Publisher's description.
The text will also highlight common pitfalls and give guidance on how to avoid them. Boxed "case histories" will be integrated throughout the book to demonstrate the clinical scenarios and applications of the LMA.
Author: Joseph R. Brimacombe
Publisher: Saunders Limited.
This highly illustrated, comprehensive yet practical guide provides a complete, highly visual, step-by-step guide to using the Laryngeal Mask Airway. Containing over 250 top quality photographs accompanied by over 100 line diagrams, anatomy and technique are clarified for the reader in a uniquely visual way. In addition, the images are supplemented with comprehensive background information made highly accessible with textual summaries and key points. The text will also highlight common pitfalls and give guidance on how to avoid them. Boxed "case histories" will be integrated throughout the book to demonstrate the clinical scenarios and applications of the LMA. The second edition contains essential information and guidelines on basic and advanced uses of the LMA in anesthesiology, with emphasis on its role in management of the difficult airway and resuscitation. Laryngeal Mask Anesthesia: Principles and Practice, second edition, will continue to be an invaluable resource for all those who need to understand, implement and expand their use of this valuable and innovative airway management device. Provides an illustrative guide to both the common and the more difficult concepts being discussed using superb illustrations and a clear, easy to follow layout. Incorporates algorithms from the American Society of Anesthesiologist's guidelines. Covers a broad basis of understanding the LMA, including history, theoretical concepts and future directions for the device; complete anatomical, physiological and pathophysiological basis for use of the device; and a wide range of models and types. Illustrates clinical information on use of the LMA in pediatric and neonatal patients as well as in adults! Demonstrates clinical application of concepts through use of case histories. Highlights key points and references throughout. 17 new chapters, including: Co-existing disease, Specialized LMAs, Veterinary use, Skill acquisition, Other extraglottic airway devices, History, Equipment, Pathophysiology, Seal with respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts, Conduit to the respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts, Anesthesia - Pre-anesthesia phase, Anesthesia - Placement phase, Anesthesia - Maintenance phase, Anesthesia - Emergence phase, Resuscitation, Intensive care medicine, Problems
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Author: Charles J. Coté
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
The new edition of this popular text features practical advice on the safe, effective administration of general and regional anesthesia to infants and children. It reviews underlying scientific information; addresses preoperative assessment, and anesthesia management in detail; and provides guidelines for postoperative care, emergencies, and special procedures. 31 international experts present information on standard techniques as well as the very latest advances in pediatric anesthesiology. 49 international experts discussing today's standard techniques as well as the very latest advances in paediatric anesthesiology to provide guidelines for post-operative care, emergencies and special procedures helpful new illustrations . new insights from a neonatal pharmacologist and a neonatalist. Extensively revised chapters in The Paediatric Airway, pharmacology, transplantation, regional anesthesia, temperature regulation and pain. Clarifies complex principles of technique using over 300 illustrations - 120 new to this edition.
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resuscitation. Anaesthesiology. 2003;99:144951. Nolan JP, Deakin CD, Soar J,
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Author: Jaichandran V V,
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
This book is a comprehensive guide to ophthalmic anaesthesia detailing different types of anaesthesia, techniques, subsequent effects and possible complications. Divided into six sections the book begins with basic clinical knowledge including anatomy and physiology and the effects of ocular medications. The following sections examine the techniques and uses of regional anaesthesia, concluding with a chapter on emergencies in ocular surgery. The second half of the book covers general anaesthesia covering the physiological and pharmacological effects on the eye, and its use for numerous subspecialty surgical procedures including for examination and diagnosis, for paediatric surgeries, vitreoretinal surgery, glaucoma, emergency eye surgery and more. The final section is dedicated to the causes and management of chronic ophthalmic pain. Each chapter features an abstract and ‘nuggets of wisdom’ providing useful points on the topic. Nearly 200 clinical images and tables enhance learning. Key Points Comprehensive guide to ophthalmic anaesthesia covering types, techniques, effects and complications Discusses both regional and general anaesthesia for numerous ocular surgeries Includes chapters on emergencies in ocular surgical procedures Each chapter includes an abstract and ‘nuggets of wisdom’
This edition features two new chapters and rewritten versions of key chapters such as Epidural and Spinal Analgesia and Anesthesia.
Author: David H. Chestnut
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
The updated fourth edition of this comprehensive, highly respected reference covers all you need to know about obstetric anesthesia-from basic science to various anesthesia techniques to complications. The editorial team of leading authorities in the field now features Drs. Linda S. Polley, Lawrence C. Tsen, and Cynthia A. Wong and presents the latest on anesthesia techniques for labor and delivery and medical disorders that occur during pregnancy. This edition features two new chapters and rewritten versions of key chapters such as Epidural and Spinal Analgesia and Anesthesia. Emphasizes the treatment of the fetus and the mother as separate patients with distinct needs to ensure the application of modern principles of care. Delivers contributions from many leaders in the fields of obstetric anesthesia and maternal-fetal medicine from all over the world. Offers abundant figures, tables, and boxes that illustrate the step-by-step management of a full range of clinical scenarios. Presents key point summaries in each chapter for quick, convenient reference. Features new chapters on Patient Safety and Maternal Mortality to address the latest developments in the field and keep you current. Presents completely rewritten chapters on Epidural and Spinal Analgesia and Anesthesia, Anesthesia for Cesarean Section, and Hypertension Disorders, updated by new members of the editorial team-Drs. Linda S. Polley, Lawrence C. Tsen, and Cynthia A. Wong, for state-of-the-art coverage of key topics and new insights. Covers all the latest guidelines and protocols for safe and effective practice so you can offer your patients the very best.
This sixth edition has been fully revised to present students with the latest advances in anaesthesia.
Author: Ajay Yadav
Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited
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
This book provides a detailed overview of techniques in paediatric anaesthesia.
Author: H Snehalata Dhayagude
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
This book provides a detailed overview of techniques in paediatric anaesthesia. Beginning with the basic principles of child anatomy, growth and development, the following section explains general principles of anaesthetising a child, from preoperative evaluation and induction, to monitoring, pain assessment, ventilation strategies, and transfusion therapy. The book covers anaesthesia for numerous sub-specialties including neonatal surgery, ENT procedures, dentistry, liver disease, thoracic surgery, ophthalmic procedures, and much more. The final sections describe special circumstances and complications, and associated topics such as safety and quality, and ethical issues. Comprehensive appendices provide an index of syndromes and anaesthetic implications, a paediatric drug index, quick reference tables and formulae, and a photo gallery. Key points Presents overview of techniques in paediatric anaesthesia Covers numerous sub-specialties, special circumstances and complications Discusses associated topics including safety and quality, and ethical issues Comprehensive appendices provide indexes of syndromes, anaesthetic implications and drug dosages, as well as quick reference tables and a photo gallery
A resuscitation trolley must be sited near every anaesthetic location . ... nursing
practice is for two nurses to check a drug and dosage before administration , but
this is not the routine in anaesthetic practice , the doctor taking sole responsibility
Author: Thomas H. Taylor
Starting with the decision to give an anaesthetic, the book goes from the preoperative assessment and preparation of the patient, through care and monitoring during anaesthesia, to recovery of the patient and the environmental hazards of the anaesthetist. This book provides a clinical common sense guide to the parameters of the standard of patient care to which every anaesthetist should aim.
All anaesthetists should have the necessary training in basic and advanced
resuscitation and there are useful ... Obstetric anaesthesia , like other forms of
medical practice , requires high standards of patient care and good record
Author: Roger V. Clements
The purpose of this book is to give an account of the legal framework relevant to obstetrics and gynaecology, and to provide a comprehensive and authoritative account of safe practice in the speciality, thereby providing the practitioner with greater security and confidence
The publication of the recommendations of the American National Conference is
the most complete compilation of guidelines for CPR practice at this time.23 The
algorithms for approaching the patient with cardiac arrest published in the ...
Author: Cedric Prys-Roberts
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
The successor to the 5th edition of General Anaesthesia, International Practice of Anaesthesia is the only major text with a truly international perspective. It is now published in two volumes with contributions from over 200 experts worldwide. The whole text has been rigorously edited to provide up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of the subject and it continues to encompass both the scientific and practical aspects of the specialty.