A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children - 5th Edition - ISBN: 9781437727920, 9781455727902

A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children

5th Edition

Authors: Charles Cote Jerrold Lerman Brian Anderson
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437727920
eBook ISBN: 9781455727902
eBook ISBN: 9780323245906
eBook ISBN: 9780323358149
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 25th January 2013
Page Count: 1168
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Provide optimal anesthetic care to your young patients with A Practice of Anesthesia in Infants and Children, 5th Edition, by Drs. Charles J. Cote, Jerrold Lerman, and Brian J. Anderson. 110 experts representing 10 different countries on 6 continents bring you complete coverage of the safe, effective administration of general and regional anesthesia to infants and children - covering standard techniques as well as the very latest advances.

Key Features

  • Find authoritative answers on everything from preoperative evaluation through neonatal emergencies to the PACU.
  • Get a free laminated pocket reference guide inside the book!
  • Quickly review underlying scientific concepts and benefit from expert information on preoperative assessment and anesthesia management, postoperative care, emergencies, and special procedures.

Table of Contents

Section I: Introduction

Chapter 1: The Practice of Pediatric Anesthesia

Chapter 2: Growth and Development

Chapter 3: Perioperative Behavior Stress in Children

Chapter 4: Preoperative Evaluation, Premedication, and Induction of Anesthesia

Chapter 5: Ethical Issues in Pediatric Anesthesiology

Section II: Drug and Fluid Therapy

Chapter 6: Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Children

Chapter 7: Total Intravenous Anesthesia and Target-Controlled Infusion

Chapter 8: Fluid Management

Chapter 9: Essentials of Hematology

Chapter 10: Strategies for Blood Product Management and Reducing Transfusions

Section III: The Chest

Chapter 11: Essentials of Pulmonology

Chapter 12: The Pediatric Airway

Chapter 13: Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery

Section IV: The Heart

Chapter 14: Essentials of Cardiology

Chapter 15: Anesthesia for Children Undergoing Heart Surgery

Chapter 16: Cardiac Physiology and Pharmacology

Chapter 17: Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Management

Chapter 18: Medications for Hemostasis

Chapter 19: Mechanical Circulatory Support

Chapter 20: Interventional Cardiology

Chapter 21: Anesthesia for Non-cardiac Surgery in Children with Congenital Heart Disease

Section V: The Brain and Glands

Chapter 22: Essentials of Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases

Chapter 23: Surgery, Anesthesia, and the Immature Brain

Chapter 24: Pediatric Neurosurgical Anesthesia

Chapter 25: Essentials of Endocrinology

Section VI: The Abdomen

Chapter 26: Essentials of Nephrology

Chapter 27: General Abdominal and Urologic Surgery

Chapter 28: Essentials of Hepatology

Chapter 29: Organ Transplantation

Section VII: Other Surgeries

Chapter 30: Orthopedic and Spine Surgery

Chapter 31: Otorhinolaryngologic Procedures

Chapter 32: Ophthalmology

Chapter 33: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Chapter 34: Burn Injuries

Section VIII: Emergencies

Chapter 35: The Extremely Premature Infant (Micropremie)

Chapter 36: Neonatal Emergencies

Chapter 37: Fetal Intervention and the EXIT Procedure

Chapter 38: Trauma

Chapter 39: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Chapter 40: Malignant Hyperthermia

Section IX: Pain

Chapter 41: Regional Anesthesia

Chapter 42: Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia

Chapter 43: Acute Pain

Chapter 44: Chronic Pain

Section X: Special Topics

Chapter 45: Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room

Chapter 46: The Postanesthesia Care Unit and Beyond

Chapter 47: Sedation for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures Outside the Operating Room

Chapter 48: Procedures for Vascular Access

Chapter 49: Infectious Disease Considerations for the Operating Room

Chapter 50: Pediatric Anesthesia in Developing Countries

Chapter 51: Pediatric Equipment

Chapter 52: Medicolegal Issues

Chapter 53: Simulation in Pediatric Anesthesia

Details

No. of pages:
1168
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437727920
eBook ISBN:
9781455727902
eBook ISBN:
9780323245906
eBook ISBN:
9780323358149

About the Author

Charles Cote

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Research, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, MassGeneral Hospital for Children; Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Jerrold Lerman

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; Department of Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA

Brian Anderson

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Anaesthesiology