Table of Contents

1. Fundamentals of Dynamic Decision Making in Anesthesia

2. Specific Principles of Anesthesia Crisis Resource Management

3. Teaching Anesthesia Crisis Resource Management

4. Debriefing

5. Generic Events

Acute Hemorrhage

Cardiac Arrest

Difficult Tracheal Intubation

Emergent (Crash) Induction of Anesthesia

Esophageal Intubation

High Inspired CO2

High Peak Inspiratory Pressure

Hypertension

Hypotension

Hypoxemia

Operating Room Fire

ST Segment Change

The Septic Patient

The Trauma Patient

6. Cardiovascular Events

Acute Coronary Syndrome

Anaphylactic and Anaphylactoid Reactions

Autonomic Dysreflexia

Cardiac Tamponade

Nonlethal Ventricular Arrhythmias

Pulmonary Edema

Pulmonary Embolism

Sinus Bradycardia

Supraventricular Arrhythmias

Venous Gas Embolism

7. Pulmonary Events

Airway Burn

Airway Rupture

Anterior Mediastinal Mass

Aspiration of Gastric Contents

Bronchospasm

Endobronchial Intubation

Epiglottitis (Supraglottitis)

Hypercarbia

Hypoxemia During One-Lung Ventilation

Massive Hemoptysis

Pneumothorax

Postoperative Stridor

Unplanned Extubation

8. Metabolic Events

Addisonian Crisis (Acute Adrenal Insufficiency)

Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Hyperkalemia

Hypoglycemia

Hypokalemia

Hyponatremia and Hypo-osmolality

Hypothermia

Malignant Hyperthermia

Metabolic Acidosis

Methemoglobinemia

Oliguria

Thyroid Storm

Transfusion Reaction

9. Neurologic Events

Central Nervous System Injury

Local Ane

Details

No. of pages:
432
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781455738090
Electronic ISBN:
9780323339582
Print ISBN:
9780443065378

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