Oxford Textbook Of Neuroscience & Anaesthesiology

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The perioperative care of individuals with neurologic compromise is critically important, yet it is only one dimension of the rich relationship between anaesthesiology and the neurosciences. The mechanism of everyday therapeutic interventions such as anaesthesia and analgesia is exciting
neuroscience in its own right. At the new frontier of outcomes studies lies the question of how the perioperative period might impact the
ain. For example, questions related to anaesthetic neurotoxicity, delirium, and cognitive dysfunction pose critical challenges for the field.

The Oxford Textbook in Neuroscience and Anaesthesiology addresses the exciting field of neuroanaesthesiology in a new and stimulating way. In twenty eight chapters, the neuroscientific basis of anaesthesiology, the full spectrum of clinical neuroanaesthesia, and the care of neurologic patients
undergoing non-neurologic surgery are explored in one comprehensive textbook for the first time.

The first section considers the neural mechanisms of general anaesthetics, cere
al physiology, the neurobiology of pain, and more. The second section explores the care of patients with neurologic disease in the operating room or intensive care unit. These clinical chapters systematically treat the
perioperative considerations of both
ain and spine surgery, and provide introductions to neurocritical care and pediatric neuroanaesthesia. The final section outlines the care of neurologic patients undergoing non-neurologic surgery. It examines key connections of neurology and anaesthesiology,
examining how conditions such as dementia, stroke, or epilepsy interface with the perioperative period.

Each chapter has been carefully crafted to be concise yet highly informative, reflecting the cutting edge of neuroscience and neuroanaesthesiology. This international textbook gathers the best available expertise of authors and leaders worldwide. Includes access to online-only content, including
more than 20 cases and more than 90 questions that can be used in presentations and teaching sessions. By activating your unique access code, you can access and use the material.

Table of Contents
Section 1- Neuroscience in anaesthetic practice
1. Andrew McKinstry-Wu and Max Kelz: Neural mechanisms of anaesthetics
2. Harald Stefanits, Andrea Reinprecht, and Klaus Ulrich Klein: Intracranial pressure
3. Stefan Bittner, Kerstin Gobel and Sven. G. Meuth: Cere
al physiology
4. Michael Avidan and Jamie Sleigh: Monitoring anaesthetic depth
5. David B. Glick, Gerald Glick, and Erica J. Stein: Autonomic nervous system
6. Christiane G. Stauble, Heidrun Fink, and Manfred Blobner: Neuromuscular junction
7. Sophia C. Yi, Brian P. Lemkuil, and Piyush Patel: Principles of neuroprotection
8. Margaret K. Menzel Ellis and Ansgar Bram
ink: Neurotoxicity of general anaesthetics
9. Adrian Pichurko and Richard Harris: Neurobiology of acute and chronic pain
10. Ross P. Martini and Ines P. Koerner: Neurologic emergencies
11. Antoun Koht, J. Richard Toleikis, and Tod B. Sloan: Neurophysiologic monitoring for neurosurgery
12. Anne Sebastiani and Kristin Engelhard: Brain trauma
13. Shaun E. Gruenbaum and Federico Bilotta: Supratentorial craniotomy for mass lesion
14. Tasha L. Welch and Jeffrey J. Pasternak: Posterior fossa craniotomy
15. Deepak Sharma and David R. Wright: Cere
ovascular surgery
16. Nathan Manning, Katherine M. Gelber, Michael Crimmins, Philip M. Meyers, and Eric J. Heyer: Interventional neuroradiology
17. Douglas A. Colquhoun and Edward C. Nemergut: Pituitary and neuroendocrine surgery
Section 2 - Clinical Neuroanaesthesia
18. Paola Hurtado and Neus Fa
egas: Hydrocephalus and associated surgery
19. Lashmi Venkatraghavan and Pirjo Manninen: Awake craniotomy, epilepsy and functional neurosurgery
20. Ehab Farag and Zeyd E
ahim: Complex spine surgery
21. Timur M. Urakov and Michael Y. Wang: Spine trauma
22. Sulpicio G. Soriano and Craig D. McClain: Paediatric neurosurgery
23. Magnus Teig and Martin Smith: Basics of neurocritical care
Section 3 - Neurologic patients undergoing Non-neurologic surgery
24. Robert Sanders and Corey Amlong: Cere
ovascular disease
25. Phillip E. Vlisides and Zhongcong Xie: Dementia
26. Adam D. Niesen, Adam K. Jacob, and Sandra L. Kopp: Epilepsy
27. M. Luke James and Ulrike Hoffmann: Parkinson s disease
28. Laszlo Vutskits: Major psychiatric disease