Manual of Pediatric Anesthesia - 6th Edition - ISBN: 9781437709889

Manual of Pediatric Anesthesia

6th Edition

With an Index of Pediatric Syndromes

Authors: Jerrold Lerman David Steward Charles Cote
Paperback ISBN: 9781437709889
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 10th December 2009
Page Count: 544

Description

The new edition of Manual of Pediatric Anesthesia, by Drs. Lerman, Coté & Steward, summarizes the principles of pediatric anesthesia and details important management considerations for a wide variety of conditions. Thoroughly updated and expanded, it reflects the latest research on new drugs and techniques to keep you absolutely up to date. Covering everything from chronic and acute pain through the pathophysiology of surgical disease to endoscopic procedures, you’ll find exactly what you need to safely and effective administer anesthesia to your pediatric patients. Also, it's handy, pocket size is perfect for quick reference and review.

Key Features

Discusses anesthetics and procedures outside of the operating room.

Explores the issue of anxiety and the parent/child/anesthesiologist relationship.

Provides more tables and algorithms for at-a-glance guidance.

Presents an index of syndromes and conditions and their implications for the anesthesiologist.

Includes appendices on drug dosages and growth curves.

Uses a consistent format throughout that makes reference easy.

Details

No. of pages:
544
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Churchill Livingstone 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Paperback ISBN:
9781437709889

About the Author

Jerrold Lerman

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; Department of Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA

David Steward

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Southern California School of Medicine; Director, Department of Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Charles Cote

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Research, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, MassGeneral Hospital for Children; Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA