Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anaesthesia

1st Edition

Anaesthesia in a Nutshell

Authors:

  • 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 authors

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