Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesia

Anaesthesia in a Nutshell

By

  • John Gothard, FRCA, Consultant Cardiothoracic Anaesthetist, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK
  • Andrea Kelleher, FRCA, Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK
  • Elizabeth Haxby, FRCA, Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK

This fourth book in the series, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesia, provides essential information for anaesthetic trainees on their specialist orthopaedic rotation or as a reference book for FRCA examination candidates.

Edited by:
George Hall, MB BS PhD FIBiol FRCA
Chairman and Professor of Anaesthesia, St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK

P Neville Robinson, FRCA
Consultant Anaesthetist, Northwick Park Hospital, Middlesex, UK
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Audience

UK anaesthetic trainees, tutors of trainees

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2003
  • Imprint: BUTTERWORTH HEINEMANN
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-5355-8


Table of Contents

Pre-operative assessment - cardiac anaesthesia; Anaesthesia for cardiac surgery; Anaesthesia for specific cardiac and allied operations; Cardiopulmonary bypass; Early postoperative management of patients following cardiac surgery; Pre-operative assessment - thoracic anaesthesia; Anaesthesia for thoracic surgery; Intra-operative management of specific thoracic procedures; Postoperative management; Vascular anaesthesia; Off-pump cardiac surgery