Essence of Anesthesia Practice

Essence of Anesthesia Practice

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  • Authors: Lee Fleisher, Michael Roizen, Jeffrey Roizen
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Highly regarded by anesthesiologists, residents, and nurse anesthetists, Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 4th Edition by Drs. Lee A. Fleisher, Michael F. Roizen, and Jeffrey Roizen, is a trusted resource for point-of-care anesthesia management. Concise, easy-to-find summaries cover a single clinical topic for both common and rare conditions. A renewed focus on diseases and drugs makes this edition even more useful when formulating anesthesia plans and mastering the core knowledge of anesthesia practice.

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  • Features a unique, easy-to-follow, consistent format that covers a single clinical topic on each page, with a review of its problems, causes, comorbidities, and anesthesia implications.
  • Helps you understand the interactions of common drugs and alternative medicine so that you can develop effective anesthesia plans.

Table of Contents

  • 1 Abruptio Placentae

    2 Achondroplasia, Dwarfism

    3 Acidosis, Lactic/Metabolic

    4 Acidosis, Renal Tubular

    5 Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    6 Acromegaly

    7 Acute Intermittent Porphyria

    8 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    9 Addison Disease

    10 Adrenal Insufficiency, Acute or Secondary

    11 Alagille Syndrome

    12 Alcohol Abuse

    13 Allergy

    14 Alpha1-Antitrypsin Deficiency

    15 Amniotic Fluid Embolism

    16 Amyloidosis

    17 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    18 Anaphylaxis

    19 Anemia, Aplastic

    20 Anemia, Chronic Disease/Inflammation

    21 Anemia, Hemolytic

    22 Anemia, Megaloblastic

    23 Angina, Chronic Stable

    24 Anhidrosis (Congenital Anhidrotic Ectodermal

    Dysplasia)

    25 Ankylosing Spondylitis

    26 Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Drainage

    27 Anorexia Nervosa

    28 Anticoagulation, Preoperative

    29 Antithrombin III Deficiency

    30 Anxiety Disorders

    31 Aortic Regurgitation

    32 Aortic Stenosis

    33 Apert Syndrome (Acrocephalosyndactyly Type

    1 and 2 )

    34 Apnea of the Newborn

    35 Appendicitis, Acute

    36 Arnold-Chiari Malformation (Chiari

    Malformation Type II)

    37 Aspiration, Perioperative

    38 Asthma, Acute

    39 Atherosclerotic Disease

    40 Atrial Fibrillation

    41 Atrial Flutter 41

    42 Atrial Septal Defect, Ostium Primum 42

    43 Atrial Septal Defect, Ostium Secundum 43

    44 Atrioventricular and Bifascicular Heart

    Block 43

    45 Autoimmune Diseases, Cold 45

    46 Autonomic Dysreflexia 45

    47 Becker Disease 46

    48 Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome 47

    49 Behçet’s Disease 48

    50 Bernard-Soulier Syndrome 50

    51 Bilirubinemia of the Newborn 50

    52 Bipolar Disorder 51

    53 Blebs and Bullae 52

    54 Bleomycin Sulfate Toxicity 53

    55 Blindness 54

    56 Botulism 55

    57 Brain Death 57

    58 Brain Injury, Traumatic 58

    59 Bronchiectasis 59

    60 Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome 60

    61 Bronchitis, Chronic 61

    62 Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia 62

    63 Buerger Disease (Thromboangiitis

    Obliterans) 63

    64 Bulimia Nervosa 64

    65 Burn Injury, Chemical 65

    66 Burn Injury, Electrical 66

    67 Burn Injury, Flame 67

    68 Calcium Deficiency/Hypocalcemia 68

    69 Cancer, Bladder 69

    70 Cancer, Breast 70

    71 Cancer, Esophageal 71

    72 Cancer, Lung Parenchyma 72

    73 Candidiasis 73

    74 Carbon Monoxide Poisoning 74

    75 Carcinoid Syndrome 75

    76 Cardiac Tamponade 76

    77 Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic 77

    78 Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 77

    79 Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic 79

    80 Cardiomyopathy, Ischemic 81

    81 Cardiomyopathy, Peripartum 82

    82 Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive 83

    83 Carnitine Deficiency 84

    84 Carotid Sinus Syndrome 85

    85 Carpenter Syndrome

    (Acrocephalopolysyndactyly Type II) 85

    86 Central Neurogenic Hyperventilation 86

    87 Cephalopelvic Disproportion 87

    88 Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations 88

    89 Cerebral Palsy 89

    90 Cerebrovascular Transient Ischemic

    Attack 90

    91 Cervical Disk Disease (Cervical Spine

    Disease) 91

    92 Chagas Disease 91

    93 Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 92

    94 CHARGE Association 94

    95 Cherubism 95

    96 Chiari Malformations 95

    97 Churg-Strauss Syndrome 97

    98 Cigarette Smoking 98

    99 Cigarette Smoking Cessation 99

    100 Cleft Palate 99

    101 Coagulopathy, Factor IX Deficiency 100

    102 Coarctation of the Aorta 101

    103 Cogan Syndrome 102

    104 Complement Deficiency 103

    105 Congenital Methemoglobinemia 104

    106 Congenital Pulmonary Cystic Lesions/Lobar

    Emphysema 105

    107 Congestive Heart Failure 106

    108 Constipation 107

    109 Conversion Disorder (Functional Neurologic

    Symptom Disorder) 108

    101 Cor Pulmonale 109

    111 Coronary Artery Disease (Left Main and Non–

    Left Main Disease) 110

    112 Coronary Artery Spasm 111

    113 Craniofacial Clefts 111

    114 Craniosynostosis 112

    115 CREST Syndrome 114

    116 Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease 115

    117 Cri Du Chat Syndrome (5p− Syndrome) 116

    118 Crohn Disease 116

    119 Croup (Laryngotracheobronchitis) 117

    120 Crouzon Syndrome 118

    121 Cryptococcus Infection 119

    122 Cushing Syndrome 120

    123 Cyanide Poisoning 122

    124 Cystic Fibrosis 122

    125 Cytomegalovirus Infection 124

    126 Dandy-Walker Syndrome 124

    127 De Morsier Syndrome 125

    128 Deep Vein Thrombosis 126

    129 Degenerative Disk Disease 127

    130 Delirium (Postanesthetic) and Dementia 128

    131 Depression, Unipolar 129

    132 Dermatomyositis 130

    133 Dextrocardia 131

    134 Diabetes Type I (Insulin-Dependent) 132

    135 Diabetes, Type II (Noninsulin

    Dependent) 133

    136 Diabetes, Type III (Gestational Diabetes

    Mellitus) 134

    137 Diabetes Insipidus 135

    138 Diabetic Ketoacidosis 136

    139 Diaphragmatic Hernia (Congenital) 137

    140 Diarrhea, Acute and Chronic 138

    141 DiGeorge Syndrome 138

    142 Dilated Cardiomyopathy 139

    143 Diphtheria 140

    144 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation 142

    145 Diverticulosis 143

    146 Do Not Resuscitate Orders 144

    147 Double Aortic Arch 145

    148 Down Syndrome 146

    149 Drug Abuse, Lysergic Acid Diethylamide 147

    150 Drug Overdose, Rat Poison (Warfarin

    Toxicity) 148

    151 Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

    (Pseudohypertrophic Muscular

    Dystrophy) 149

    152 Duodenal Atresia 149

    153 Ebstein Anomaly 151

    154 Echinococcosis 152

    155 Eclampsia 153

    156 Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome 154

    157 Eisenmenger Syndrome 155

    158 Emphysema 156

    159 Encephalitis 157

    160 Encephalopathy, Hypertensive 158

    161 Encephalopathy, Metabolic 160

    162 Encephalopathy, Postanoxic 161

    163 Endocardial Cushion Defect (Atrioventricular

    Canal) 161

    164 Endocarditis 162

    165 Epidermolysis Bullosa 163

    166 Epiglottitis 164

    167 Fabry Disease 165

    168 Factor V Leiden Mutation 166

    169 Familial Dysautonomia (Riley-Day

    Syndrome) 167

    170 Familial Periodic Paralysis 168

    171 Fanconi Syndrome 169

    172 Fat Embolism 170

    173 Foreign Body Aspiration 171

    174 Friedreich Ataxia 172

    175 Galactosemia 173

    176 Gastrinoma 174

    177 Gastroesophageal Reflux in Children 174

    178 Gaucher Disease 175

    179 Glaucoma, Closed-Angle 177

    180 Glaucoma, Open-Angle 178

    181 Glomus Jugulare Tumors 179

    182 Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia 180

    183 Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase

    Deficiency 180

    184 Glycogen Storage Diseases 181

    185 Goldenhar Syndrome 182

    186 Gonorrhea 183

    187 Goodpasture Syndrome 184

    188 Gout 186

    189 Graves Disease 187

    190 Guillain-Barré Syndrome 188

    191 Hashimoto Thyroiditis 189

    192 Headache, Migraine 190

    193 Heart Disease, Congenital 191

    194 HELLP Syndrome 193

    195 Hemochromatosis 193

    196 Hemophilia 194

    197 Hemosiderosis, Pulmonary 195

    198 Henoch-Schönlein Purpura 196

    199 Hepatic Encephalopathy 198

    200 Hepatitis, Alcoholic 198

    201 Hepatitis, Halothane 200

    202 Hepatitis, Viral 201

    203 Hepatopulmonary Syndrome 202

    204 Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (Osler-

    Weber-Rendu Disease) 203

    205 Herniated Nucleus Pulposus 204

    206 Herpes, Type I 205

    207 Herpes, Type II 206

    208 Hirschsprung Disease 207

    209 Histiocytosis 208

    210 Huntington Disease 209

    211 Hydrocephalus 210

    212 Hyperaldosteronism, Primary 211

    213 Hyperaldosteronism, Secondary 212

    214 Hypercalcemia 213

    215 Hypercholesterolemia 215

    216 Hyperglycemia 216

    217 Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar State 216

    218 Hyperkalemia 217

    219 Hypermagnesemia 218

    220 Hypernatremia 219

    221 Hyperparathyroidism 220

    222 Hypertension 221

    223 Hypertension, Uncontrolled With

    Cardiomyopathy 222

    224 Hyperthyroidism 223

    225 Hypertriglyceridemia 224

    226 Hypokalemia 225

    227 Hypomagnesemia 226

    228 Hyponatremia 227

    229 Hypoparathyroidism 229

    230 Hypophosphatemia 230

    231 Hypopituitarism 230

    232 Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome 231

    233 Hypothermia, Mild 233

    234 Hypothyroidism 233

    235 Hypoxemia 234

    236 IgA Deficiency 235

    237 Immune Suppression 236

    238 Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators 237

    239 Infratentorial Tumors 239

    240 Insulinoma 240

    241 Intracranial Hypertension 241

    242 Intraoperative Recall 242

    243 Jaundice 242

    244 Jehovah’s Witness Patient 243

    245 Jeune Syndrome (Asphyxiating Thoracic

    Dystrophy) 244

    246 Juvenile Gaucher Disease (Type III/Subacute

    Neuronopathic) 245

    247 Kartagener Syndrome 247

    248 Kawasaki Disease 248

    249 Klippel-Feil Syndrome 249

    250 Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome 250

    251 Landouzy-Dejerine Dystrophy

    (Facioscapulohumeral Muscular

    Dystrophy) 250

    252 Latex Allergy 252

    253 Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome 252

    254 Leukemia 253

    255 Liddle Syndrome 254

    256 Lipidemias 255

    257 Long QT Syndrome 256

    258 Ludwig Angina 257

    259 Lyme Disease 257

    260 Lymphomas 258

    261 Lysosomal Storage Disorders 259

    262 Malignant Hyperthermia and Other

    Anesthetic-Induced Myodystrophies 260

    263 Malnutrition 262

    264 Marfan Syndrome 263

    265 Mastocytosis 264

    266 Mediastinal Masses 265

    267 Mesothelioma 266

    268 Methemoglobinemia 266

    269 Mitochondrial Disorders 267

    270 Mitochondrial Myopathy 268

    271 Mitral Regurgitation 269

    272 Mitral Stenosis 270

    273 Mitral Valve Prolapse 271

    274 Mobitz I (Second-Degree Atrioventricular

    Block) 272

    275 Mobitz II (Second-Degree Atrioventricular

    Block) 273

    276 Morbid Obesity 274

    277 Moyamoya 274

    278 Mucopolysaccharidoses 275

    279 Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1

    and 2 276

    280 Multiple Myeloma 277

    281 Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome 278

    282 Multiple Sclerosis 280

    283 Multisystem Organ Failure, Lung

    Dysfunction in 280

    284 Myasthenia Gravis 281

    285 Mycoplasma pneumoniae Infection 282

    286 Myelomeningocele 283

    287 Myocardial Contusion (Blunt Cardiac

    Injury) 285

    288 Myocardial Ischemia 286

    289 Myocarditis 287

    290 Myoclonic Epilepsy With Ragged Red

    Fibers 288

    291 Myotonia Dystrophica (Myotonic Dystrophy,

    Steinert Disease) 289

    292 Myxoma 290

    293 Narcolepsy 291

    294 Necrotizing Enterocolitis 292

    295 Necrotizing Fasciitis 293

    296 Nelson Syndrome 294

    297 Neurofibromatosis 294

    298 Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome 295

    299 Niemann-Pick Disease 296

    300 Noonan Syndrome 298

    301 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder 299

    302 Occipital Encephalocele 300

    303 Occlusive Cerebrovascular Disease 301

    304 Opitz-Frias Syndrome (The G

    Syndrome) 302

    305 Osteoarthritis 303

    306 Osteogenesis Imperfecta 303

    307 Osteoporosis 304

    308 Otitis Media 305

    309 Pacemakers 306

    310 Paget Disease 308

    311 Pancreatitis 309

    312 Papillomatosis 310

    313 Parkinson Disease (Paralysis Agitans) 311

    314 Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia 312

    315 Patent Ductus Arteriosus 313

    316 Patent Foramen Ovale 314

    317 Pemphigus 315

    318 Pericardial Effusion 316

    319 Pericarditis, Constrictive 316

    320 Peripheral Vascular Disease 317

    321 Pertussis (Whooping Cough) 318

    322 Pheochromocytoma 320

    323 Physiologic Anemia and the Anemia of

    Prematurity 321

    324 Pickwickian Syndrome 321

    325 Pierre Robin Sequence 322

    326 Pituitary Tumors 323

    327 Placenta Previa 324

    328 Plagiocephaly 325

    329 Pneumocystis jirovecii Pneumonia 326

    330 Pneumonia, Community-Acquired 327

    331 Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated 328

    332 Poliomyelitis 329

    333 Polycythemia Vera 330

    334 Polymyositis 330

    335 Pompe Disease 331

    336 Portal Hypertension 333

    337 Postoperative Encephalopathy, Metabolic 334

    338 Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative

    Disorder 335

    339 Prader-Willi Syndrome 336

    340 Preeclampsia 337

    341 Pregnancy, Ectopic 339

    342 Pregnancy, Intra-Abdominal 340

    343 Pregnancy, Maternal Physiology 340

    344 Pregnancy-Induced Hypertension 342

    345 Preterm Infant 343

    346 Protein C Deficiency 344

    347 Pulmonary Atresia 345

    348 Pulmonary Embolism 346

    349 Pulmonary Fibrosis, Idiopathic 347

    350 Pulmonary Hypertension 348

    351 Purpura, Immune Thrombocytopenic 350

    352 Purpura, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic 350

    353 Pyloric Stenosis 351

    354 Q Fever 352

    355 Raynaud Phenomenon 353

    356 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (Complex

    Regional Pain Syndrome) 354

    357 Renal Failure, Acute 355

    358 Renal Failure, Chronic 356

    359 Rett Syndrome 357

    360 Reye Syndrome 357

    361 Rheumatic Fever (Acute) and Rheumatic Heart

    Disease 358

    362 Rheumatoid Arthritis 359

    363 Riley-Day Syndrome (Familial Dysautonomia;

    Hereditary and Sensory Autonomic

    Neuropathy Type III) 360

    364 Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever 362

    365 Rubella and Congenital Rubella

    Syndrome 363

    366 Saethre-Chotzen Syndrome 365

    367 Sarcoidosis 366

    368 Sarcoma 366

    369 Scheie Syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidosis Type

    IS) 367

    370 Schizophrenia 368

    371 Scimitar Syndrome 369

    372 Scleroderma 370

    373 Scoliosis and Kyphosis 371

    374 Seizures, Absence (Petit Mal) 373

    375 Seizures, Epileptic 373

    376 Seizures, Intractable 375

    377 Seizures, Tonic-Clonic (Grand Mal) 375

    378 Sepsis, Severe Sepsis, and Septic Shock 376

    379 Shy-Drager Disease 378

    380 Sick Sinus Syndrome 379

    381 Sickle Cell Disease 380

    382 Sickle Cell Trait 381

    383 Silicosis 381

    384 Single (Including Common) Ventricle 382

    385 Sleep Apnea, Central and Mixed 383

    386 Sleep Apnea, Obstructive 384

    387 Smallpox 386

    388 Spasmodic Torticollis 386

    389 Spinal Cord Injury 387

    390 Spinal Muscular Atrophy 388

    391 Stevens-Johnson Syndrome 389

    392 Sturge-Weber Syndrome 390

    393 Subclavian Steal Syndrome 391

    394 Subphrenic Abscess 392

    395 Substance Abuse Disorder

    (Perioperative) 393

    396 Supratentorial Brain Tumors 394

    397 Supraventricular Tachycardia

    (Tachyarrhythmias) 396

    398 Swallowing Disorders 397

    399 Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic

    Hormone Secretion 398

    400 Syndrome X 399

    401 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 400

    402 Takayasu Disease 401

    403 Tetanus 401

    404 Tetralogy of Fallot 402

    405 Thalassemia 403

    406 Thrombocytopenia 405

    407 Thyroid Neoplasms 406

    408 Tracheoesophageal Fistula (Congenital) 407

    409 Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury 408

    410 Transposition of the Great Arteries 409

    411 Transverse Myelitis 410

    412 Treacher Collins Syndrome 411

    413 Tricuspid Atresia 412

    414 Trigeminal Neuralgia (Tic Doloureux)

    416 Tuberculosis 415

    417 Ulcerative Colitis, Chronic 415

    418 Upper Respiratory Infections 416

    419 Urinary Lithiasis 417

    420 Urticaria, Cold 418

    421 Uterine Rupture 419

    422 Varicella-Zoster Virus 420

    423 Ventricular Fibrillation 421

    424 Ventricular Preexcitation Syndrome 422

    425 Ventricular Septal Defect (Congenital) 423

    426 Ventricular Septal Rupture (Defect),

    Postmyocardial Infarction 424

    427 Ventricular Tachyarrhythmias 424

    428 Ventricular Tachycardia 425

    429 Vitamin B12/Folate Deficiency 426

    430 Vitamin D Deficiency 428

    431 Vitamin K Deficiency 429

    432 Von Hippel-Lindau Disease 430

    433 Von Willebrand Disease 431

    434 Waldenström Macroglobulinemia 431

    435 Wegener Granulomatosis (Granulomatosis

    with Polyangiitis) 432

    436 Wilms Tumor 433

    437 Wilson Disease 434

    438 Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

    439 ACE Inhibitors 438

    440 Acetaminophen 438

    441 Alkylating Agents 439

    442 Alpha1 Antagonists 440

    443 Alpha2 Adrenergic Agonists 441

    444 Amphetamines 442

    445 Angiotensin II Receptor Blocking Drugs 443

    446 Antianxiety Medications 444

    447 Antipsychotics 445

    448 Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) 446

    449 Benzodiazepines 446

    450 Beta-Adrenergic Receptor Antagonists

    (Blockers) 447

    451 Bisphosphonates 448

    452 Bleomycin 449

    453 Buprenorphine 450

    454 Calcium-Channel Blockers 451

    455 Capsaicin 452

    456 Carbamazepine–Oxcarbazepine 452

    457 Chemotherapeutic Agents 454

    458 Cilostazol459 Cocaine 457

    460 Colchicine 458

    461 Cromolyn Sodium 459

    462 Dabigatran 460

    463 Digitalis (Digoxin) 461

    464 Dipyridamole 462

    465 Diuretics 463

    466 Epsilon-Aminocaproic Acid (Amicar) 463

    467 Fluoxetine (Prozac) 464

    468 Folic Acid 465

    469 Glucocorticoids 466

    470 Gold (Auranofin, Aurothioglucose,

    Aurothiomalate) 467

    471 Hormone Replacement Therapy 468

    472 Inhaled Bronchodilators 469

    473 Insulin 470

    474 Leukotriene Antagonists 472

    475 Lithium Carbonate (Lithobid) 472

    476 Magnesium Sulfate 473

    477 Marijuana 474

    478 Metformin (Glucophage) 475

    479 Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors; Reversible

    Inhibitors of Monoamine Oxidase 476

    480 Naltrexone 477

    481 Nicotine Replacement Therapies 478

    482 Nitric Oxide, Inhaled 479

    483 Nitroglycerin 480

    484 Nonstatin Hypolipidemic Agents 480

    485 Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs 482

    486 Nutritional Support 483

    487 Oral Contraceptives 484

    488 Oral Hypoglycemic Agents 484

    489 P2Y12 Receptor Blockers 485

    490 Penicillins 486

    491 Phencyclidine 487

    492 Phenothiazines 488

    493 Phenoxybenzamine 489

    494 Phenylephrine (Neo-Synephrine) 490

    495 Phenytoin 490

    496 Physostigmine, Eserine 491

    497 Procainamide (Procan, Procanbid,

    Pronestyl) 492

    498 Propylthiouracil—Antithyroid Drugs 493

    499 Proton Pump Inhibitors 494

    500 Pseudoephedrine 495

    501 Pyridostigmine Bromide 496

    502 Rifampin 496

    503 Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators 497

    504 Serotonin: Agonists, Antagonists, and

    Reuptake Inhibitors 498

    505 Sildenafil Citrate 499

    506 Statins 500

    507 Tacrolimus (FK-506 ) 501

    508 Tetracyclines 502

    509 Thiazolidinediones 503

    510 Thyroid Supplements 504

    511 Tissue Plasminogen Activator 504

    512 Tranexamic Acid 505

    513 Trimethaphan 506

    514 Valproate 507

    515 Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) 508

    516 Warfarin (Coumadin) 509

    517 Androstenedione 512

    518 β-Sitosterol 512

    519 Blue Cohosh (Caulophyllum thalictroides) 513

    520 Carnitine 514

    521 Chitosan 515

    522 Chondroitin Sulfate 515

    523 Chromium 516

    524 Cranberry 516

    525 Creatine 517

    526 Dandelion 518

    527 Dehydroepiandrosterone 518

    528 Echinacea (American Coneflower, Purple

    Coneflower, E. Angustifolia, E. Purpurea,

    E. Pallida) 519

    529 Ephedra (Ma-Huang) 520

    530 Evening Primrose 520

    531 Fish Oil 521

    532 Garlic (Allium sativum) 522

    533 Ginger (Zingiber officinale) 523

    534 Ginkgo biloba 524

    535 Ginseng 525

    536 Glucosamine Sulfate 526

    537 Glycine 526

    538 Kava 528

    539 Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) 528

    540 Melatonin (N-Acetyl-5-Methoxytryptamine,

    Bevitamel, Vitamist, Melatonex) 529

    541 Nutraceuticals 530

    542 Phytosterols 531

    543 Red Yeast Rice (Cholestin) 531

    544 S-Adenosyl-l-Methionine 532

    545 Saw Palmetto 533

    546 St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) 533

    547 Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) 534

Product details

  • No. of pages: 600
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2017
  • Published: May 30, 2017
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323394970
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323395410
  • About the Authors

    Lee Fleisher

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Robert Dunning Dripps Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Michael Roizen

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Roizen Family Chair, Wellness Institute, Professor of Anesthesiology, Chief Wellness Officer, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

    Jeffrey Roizen

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania