Key Features

  • Convenient, quick-reference format is organized into three parts: common diseases, common procedures, and drugs.
  • Disease monographs include definition, incidence and prevalence, pathophysiology, laboratory results, clinical manifestations, treatment, anesthetic considerations, and prognosis.
  • Monographs of surgical procedures include a brief description, preoperative assessments (including health history, physical assessment, and patient preparation), anesthetic technique, perioperative management, and postoperative implications.
  • Drug monographs include generic names, trade names, indications, anesthetic considerations, pharmacokinetics, dosages, and adverse effects.
  • Expert CRNA authors provide the current clinical information you’ll use in daily practice.

Table of Contents

PART 1: COMMON DISEASES

Section 1: Cardiovascular System

Cardiomyopathy

Coronary Artery Disease

Heart Failure

Hypertension

Myocardial Infarction

Pericardial Disease

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Shock

Valvular Heart Disease

Section 2: Central Nervous System

Alzheimer’s Disease/Dementia

Autonomic Hypereflexia/Dysautonomia

Cerebrovascular Disease

Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Hydrocephalus

Intracranial Hypertension

Mental Disorder

Multiple Sclerosis

Neuropathy/Myopathy

Parkinson’s Disease

Seizures

Spinal Cord Injury

Section 3: Endocrine System

Acromegaly

Adrenocortical Insufficiency

Cushing’s Disease

Diabetes Insipidus

Diabetes Mellitus

Hyperaldosteronism

Hypoaldosteronism

Hyperparathyroidism

Hypoparathyroidism

Hyperthyroidism

Hypothyroidism

Pheochromocytoma

Section 4: Gastrointestinal System

Carcinoid Tumors and Carcinoid Syndrome

Gallstone/Gallbladder Disease

Hiatal Hernia/Gastric Reflux

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Pancreatitis

Splenic Disorders

Section 5: Hematologic System

AID/HIV Infection

Anemia

Disseminating Intravascular Coagulation

Hemophilia

Heparin Induced Thromocytopenia

Leukemia

Polycythemia Vera

Sickle Cell Disease

Thalassemia

Von Willebrand Disease

Section 6: Hepatic System

Cirrhosis/Portal Hypertension

Hepatic Failure

Hepatitis

Section 7: Musculoskeletal System

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Kyphoscoliosis

Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome

Malignant Hyperthermia

Muscular Dystrophy

Details

No. of pages:
864
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455711253
Electronic ISBN:
9781455750887