Miller's Anesthesia, 2-Volume Set

Miller's Anesthesia, 2-Volume Set

9th Edition - October 7, 2019

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  • Editors: Michael Gropper, Lars Eriksson, Lee Fleisher, Jeanine Wiener-Kronish, Neal Cohen, Kate Leslie
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323612647
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323596046
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323612630

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Covering everything from historical and international perspectives to basic science and current clinical practice, Miller's Anesthesia, 9th Edition, remains the preeminent reference in the field. Dr. Michael Gropper leads a team of global experts who bring you the most up-to-date information available on the technical, scientific, and clinical issues you face each day – whether you’re preparing for the boards, studying for recertification, or managing a challenging patient care situation in your practice.

Table of Contents

  • Section 1 INTRODUCTION
    1. Scope of Modern Anesthetic Practice
    2. The International Scope and Practice of Anesthesia
    3. Perioperative Medicine
    4. Informatics in Perioperative Medicine
    5. Quality Improvement in Anesthesia Practice
    6. Human Performance and Patient Safety
    7. Patient Simulation
    8. Ethical Aspects of Anesthesia Care

    9. Consciousness, Memory, and Anesthesia
    10. Sleep Medicine
    11. Cerebral Physiology and the Effects of Anesthetic Drugs
    12. Neuromuscular Physiology
    13. Respiratory Physiology and Pathophysiology
    14. Cardiac Physiology
    15. Gastrointestinal Physiology and Pathophysiology
    16. Hepatic Physiology and Pathophysiology
    17. Renal Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology and Evaluation of Function
    18. Basic Principles of Pharmacology
    19. Inhaled Anesthetics: Mechanisms of Action
    20. Inhaled Anesthetic Pharmacokinetics: Uptake, Distribution, Metabolism and Toxicity
    21. Pulmonary Pharmacology and Inhaled Anesthetics                                 
    22. Inhaled Anesthetics: Delivery Systems
    23. Intravenous Anesthetics
    24. Opioids
    25. Nonopioid Pain Medications
    26. Intravenous Drug Delivery Systems
    27. Pharmacology of Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs
    28. Reversal (Antagonism) of Neuromuscular Blockade
    29. Local Anesthetics
    30. Risk of Anesthesia
    31. Preoperative Evaluation
    32. Anesthetic Implications of Concurrent Diseases
    33. Complementary and Alternative Therapies                                        
    34. Patient Positioning for Anesthesia        
    35. Neuromuscular Disorders and Other Genetic Disorders                             
    36. Cardiovascular Monitoring
    37. Perioperative Echocardiography
    38. Implantable Cardiac Pulse Generators:  Pacemakers and Cardioverter-Defibrillators
    39. Neurologic Monitoring
    40. Monitoring Depth of Anesthesia (Monitoring Brain State)
    41. Respiratory Monitoring
    42. Renal Pathophysiology and Treatment for Perioperative Ischemia and Nephrotoxic Injury
    43. Neuromuscular Monitoring
    44. Airway Management in the Adult
    45. Spinal, Epidural, and Caudal Anesthesia
    46. Peripheral Nerve Blocks
    47. Perioperative Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy                                         
    48. Perioperative Acid-Base Balance
    49. Patient Blood Management: Transfusion Therapy
    50. Patient Blood Management: Coagulation

    51. Management of the Patient with Chronic Pain
    52. Palliative Medicine
    53. Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery
    54. Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgical Procedures                                        
    55. Anesthesia for Cardiac Catherization and Electroconversion
    56. Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery
    57. Anesthesia for Neurologic Surgery and Neurointerventions
    58. Anesthesia for Bariatric Surgery
    59. Anesthesia and the Renal and Genitourinary Systems
    60. Anesthesia for Organ Transplantation
    61. Anesthesia for Organ Procurement
    62. Anesthesia for Obstetrics
    63. Anesthesia for Fetal Surgery and Other Fetal Therapies
    64. Anesthesia for Orthopaedic Surgery
    65. Geriatric Anesthesia
    66. Anesthesia for Trauma
    67. Anesthesia in Prehospital and Emergency Care
    68. Biologic, Natural and Human-induced Disasters: The Role of the Anesthesiologist
    69. Anesthesia for Ophthalmic Surgery
    70. Anesthesia for Otolaryngologic and Head-Neck Surgery                                            
    71. Anesthesia for Robotic Surgery
    72. Anesthesia for Ambulatory (Outpatient) Surgery
    73. Non-Operating Room Anesthesia (NORA)
    74. Clinical Care in Extreme Environments: At High and Low Pressure and in Space (AKA Hyperbaric)
    75. Extreme Physiology

    76. Regional Anesthesia in Children
    77. Pediatric Anesthesia                           
    78. Anesthesia for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
    79. Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care

    80. The Postanesthesia Care Unit            
    81. Immediate and Long-Term Complications
    82. Acute Postoperative Pain
    83. Cognitive Dysfunction and Other Long-Term Complications of Surgery and Anesthesia

    84. Critical Care Anesthesiology           
    85. Neurocritical Care
    86. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Cardiac Devices
    87. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Advanced Cardiac Life Support

    88. Electrical Burns and Other Burns
    89. Environmental Safety and Chemical Dependency
    90. Evidence and Clinical Trials
    91. Interpreting the Medical Literature

Product details

  • No. of pages: 3112
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2019
  • Published: October 7, 2019
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323612647
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323596046
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323612630

About the Editors

Michael Gropper

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesia, Director, Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Lars Eriksson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Academic Chair, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna

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

Jeanine Wiener-Kronish

Affiliations and Expertise

Anesthetist-in-Chief, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Neal Cohen

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine San Francisco, CA

Kate Leslie

Affiliations and Expertise

Staff Specialist, Head of Anesthesia Research, Royal Melbourne Hospital; Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

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