Anesthesia and Uncommon Diseases

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  • 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

Your awareness of uncommon diseases and possible complications is vital to successful anesthetic patient management. Anesthesia and Uncommon Diseases, 6th Edition, brings you up to date with new information on less commonly seen diseases and conditions, including the latest evidence and management guidelines. This unique medical reference book is essential for a complete understanding of today’s best options and potential difficulties in anesthesia.
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Book information

  • Published: May 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-2787-6

Table of Contents

1 Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases

2 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 Biologic Weapons

13 Diseases of the Endocrine System

14 Mitochondrial Disease

15 Psychiatric and Behavioral Disorders

16 Mineral, Vitamin, and Herbal Supplements

17 Trauma and Acute Care

18 Burns

19 Pregnancy and Obstetric Complications

20 The Geriatric Patient

21 The Pediatric Patient