Basics Of Anesthesia

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Item#: 9780323401159
Edition 07
Author Pardo Jr & Miller
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Theundisputed leading text in its market ,Basics of Anesthesia, 7th Edition, provides comprehensive coverage of both basic science and clinical topics in anesthesiology. Drs. Manuel C. Pardo, Jr. and Ronald D. Miller, in conjunction with many new contributors, have ensured that all chapters are thoroughly up to date and reflect the latest advances in today's practice.Unparalleled authorship, concise text, easy-to-read chapters, and a user-friendly format make this text the #1 primer on the scope and practice of anesthesiology.

Table of Contents
SECTION I INTRODUCTION 1. Scope of Anesthesia Practice2. Learning Anesthesia3. Anesthesia Information SystemsSECTION II PHARMACOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY 4. Basic Pharmacologic Principles5. Clinical Cardiac and Pulmonary Physiology6. Autonomic Nervous System7. Inhaled Anesthetics8. Intravenous Anesthetics9. Opioids10. Local Anesthetics11. Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs12. Anesthesia NeurotoxicitySECTION III PREOPERATIVE PREPARATION AND INTRAOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT 13. Preoperative Evaluation and Medication14. Choice of Anesthetic Technique15. Anesthesia Delivery Systems16. Airway Management17. Spinal, Epidural, and Caudal Anesthesia18. Peripheral Nerve Blocks19. Positioning and Associated Risks20. Anesthetic Monitoring21. Acid-Base Balance and Blood Gas Analysis22. Hemostasis23. Fluid Management24. Blood TherapySECTION IV SPECIAL ANESTHETIC CONSIDERATIONS 25. Cardiovascular Disease26. Congenital Heart Disease27. Chronic Pulmonary Disease28. Renal, Liver, and Biliary Tract Disease29. Nutritional, Gastrointestinal, and Endocrine Disease30. Central Nervous System Disease31. Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology32. Orthopedics33. Obstetrics34. Pediatrics35. Elderly Patients36. Organ Transplantation37. Outpatient Surgery38. Anesthesia for Procedures in Non-Operating Room LocationsSECTION V THE RECOVERY PERIOD 39. Postanesthesia Recovery40. Perioperative Pain ManagementSECTION VI CONSULTANT ANESTHETIC PRACTICE 41. Critical Care Medicine42. Anesthesia for Trauma43. Natural and Human-induced Disasters44. Chronic Pain Management45. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation46. Operating Room Management47. Awareness under Anesthesia48. Quality and Patient Safety49. Palliative Care50. Sleep Medicine51. Perioperative Surgical HomeAPPENDICES Basic Standards for Preanesthesia CareStandards for Basic Anesthetic MonitoringStandards for Postanesthesia Care