Surgical Palliative Care and Pain Management, An Issue of Anesthesiology Clinics


  • Geoffrey Dunn, MD, FACS, Palliative Care Consultation Service, Hamot Medical Center, Erie, PA, USA
  • Sugantha Ganapathy, MD, University of Western Ontario
  • Vincent Chan, MD BSc MDCM FRCP(Can), Professor, Department of Anesthesia, University of Toronto, Canada; Board Member, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine; Member, Committee on Regional Anesthesia, American Society of Anesthesiologists

This issue of Anesthesiology Clinics brings the reader up to date on the most important advances in surgical palliative care for anesthesiology intensivists. Topics covered include recent trends and developments, palliative care of patients on high doses of narcotics, trauma in the surgical ICU, care of family in the surgical ICU, communication skills in palliative surgery, surgical palliative care in Haiti, and much more.
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Book information

  • Published: March 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-4208-0