Anesthesia and Uncommon Diseases


  • Lee Fleisher, MD, FACC, Robert Dunning Dripps Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Avoid complications associated with unusual and complicated diseases with help from this classic source! Previously edited by Dr. Jonathan Benumof, Anesthesia and Uncommon Diseases, 5th Edition features new editorial leadership from Dr. Lee A. Fleisher, an acknowledged leader in the field of perioperative medicine and anesthesiology. Now with coverage of pediatric topics and fully revised chapters, most by new contributors, this edition brings you the latest knowledge and techniques. A new, more user-friendly page layout with algorithms, shaded boxes, and "Most Common" lists makes getting information much easier.
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Book information

  • Published: October 2005
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-2212-1

Table of Contents

1. Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases

2. Uncommon Cardiac Diseases

3. Congenital Heart Disease

4. Respiratory Diseases

5. Liver Diseases

6. Obesity and Nutritional Disorders

7. Renal Diseases

8. Neurologic Diseases

9. Muscle Diseases

10. Skin and Bone Disorders

11. Hematologic Diseases

12. Infectious Diseases and Bioterrorism

13. Diseases of the Endocrine System

14. Mitochondrial Disease

15. Behavioral and Psychiatric Disorders

16. Patient on Herbal Medications

17. Trauma and Acute Care

18. Burns

19. Pregnancy and Complications of Pregnancy

20. The Geriatric Patient

21. The Pediatric Patient