Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesia

1st Edition

Anaesthesia in a Nutshell

Editors:

  • John Gothard
  • Andrea Kelleher
  • Elizabeth Haxby
    • Print ISBN 9780750653558

    Description

    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

    Key Features

    • Comprehensive, pocket book series, reflecting each individual module syllabus and focusing on best clinical practice
    • The content is pitched at the right level for starting out in each sub-specialty, giving the trainee confidence in those first weeks
    • Succinct note style, convenient for quick reference and revision

    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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    208
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2003
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9780750653558

    About the editors

    John Gothard

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Cardiothoracic Anaesthetist, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK

    Andrea Kelleher

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK

    Elizabeth Haxby

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK