Handbook of Nurse Anesthesia - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9781416050247, 9781455706488

Handbook of Nurse Anesthesia

4th Edition

Authors: John Nagelhout Karen Plaus
Paperback ISBN: 9781416050247
eBook ISBN: 9781455706488
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 10th February 2009
Page Count: 840
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Description

Part I: Common Diseases

Section 1: Cardiovascular System

Section 2: Central Nervous System

Section 3: Endocrine System

Section 4: Gastrointestinal System

Section 5: Hematologic System

Section 6: Hepatic System

Section 7: Musculoskeletal System

Section 8: Renal System

Section 9: Respiratory System

Section 10: Other Conditions


Part II: Common Procedures

Section 1: Cardiovascular System

Section 2: Gastrointestinal System

Section 3: Genitourinary System

Section 4: Head and Neck

Section 5: Intrathoracic and Extrathoracic

Section 6: Neurologic System

Section 7: Neuroskeletal System

Section 8: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Section 9: Orthopedics and Podiatry

Section 10: Other Procedures

Section 11: Pediatrics

Section 12: Neonatal Anesthetic Considerations

Section 13: Anesthesia for Therapeutic and Diagnostic Procedures

Section 14: Vascular Surgery

Section 15: Complications


Part III: Drugs


Appendixes

Key Features

  • Over 100 tables and boxes offer quick access to important aspects of a patient’s medical condition.
  • Expert CRNA authors provide the most up-to-date and relevant clinical information you’ll use in daily practice.
  • Detailed information for pediatric and geriatric patients prepares you for the special considerations of any patient population.
  • Disease monographs include definition, incidence and prevalence, etiology, laboratory results, clinical manifestations, treatment, anesthetic considerations, and prognosis.
  • Monographs for surgical procedures include a brief description, preoperative assessments, anesthetic technique, perioperative management, and postoperative implications.
  • Drug monographs include generic names, trade names, indications, anesthetic considerations, pharmacokinetics, precautions and contraindications, dosages, and adverse effects.

Table of Contents

Part I: Common Diseases

Section 1: Cardiovascular System

Section 2: Central Nervous System

Section 3: Endocrine System

Section 4: Gastrointestinal System

Section 5: Hematologic System

Section 6: Hepatic System

Section 7: Musculoskeletal System

Section 8: Renal System

Section 9: Respiratory System

Section 10: Other Conditions


Part II: Common Procedures

Section 1: Cardiovascular System

Section 2: Gastrointestinal System

Section 3: Genitourinary System

Section 4: Head and Neck

Section 5: Intrathoracic and Extrathoracic

Section 6: Neurologic System

Section 7: Neuroskeletal System

Section 8: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Section 9: Orthopedics and Podiatry

Section 10: Other Procedures

Section 11: Pediatrics

Section 12: Neonatal Anesthetic Considerations

Section 13: Anesthesia for Therapeutic and Diagnostic Procedures

Section 14: Vascular Surgery

Section 15: Complications


Part III: Drugs


Appendixes

Details

No. of pages:
840
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455706488

About the Author

John Nagelhout

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, School of Anesthesia, Kaiser Permanente, California State University-Fullerton, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, CA

Karen Plaus

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief Executive Officer, National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists, Chicago, IL