Miller's Anesthesia Review

2nd Edition

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Authors:

  • Lorraine Sdrales
  • Ronald Miller
  • Key Features

    • Easily assess your understanding at any level with chapters that progress from basic to advanced topics.
    • Review the complete range of essential topics in anesthesia, from physiological and pharmacologic principles through anesthetic machine systems, anesthetic delivery in a variety of settings, and anesthesia administration for a full range of disease states.
    • Get immediate feedback with detailed answers to each question at the end of every chapter.
    • Prepare with confidence using the only review source based on the two globally respected anesthesiology references by Dr. Ronald D. Miller.

    Table of Contents

    1 Scope of Anesthesia Practice

    2 Basic Pharmacologic Principles

    3 Clinical Cardiac and Pulmonary Physiology

    4 Autonomic Nervous System 

    5 Inhaled Anesthetics 40

    6 Intravenous Anesthetics

    7 Opioids

    8 Local Anesthetics

    9 Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs

    10 Preoperative Evaluation and Medication

    11 Choice of Anesthetic Technique

    12 Anesthesia Delivery Systems

    13 Airway Management

    14 Spinal and Epidural Anesthesia

    15 Peripheral Nerve Blocks

    16 Patient Positioning and Associated Risks

    17 Anesthetic Monitoring

    18 Acid-Base Balance and Blood Gas Analysis

    19 Hemostasis

    20 Fluid Management

    21 Blood Therapy

    22 Cardiovascular Disease

    23 Congenital Heart Disease

    24 Chronic Pulmonary Disease

    25 Renal, Liver, and Biliary Tract Disease

    26 Nutritional and Gastrointestinal Disease

    27 Central Nervous System Disease

    28 Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology

    29 Orthopedics

    30 Obstetrics

    31 Pediatrics

    32 Elderly Patients

    33 Organ Transplantation

    34 Outpatient Anesthesia

    35 Procedures Performed Outside the

    Operating Room

    36 Postanesthesia Recovery

    37 Perioperative Pain Management

    38 Critical Care Medicine

    39 Trauma, Bioterrorism, and Natural Disasters

    40 Chronic Pain Management

    41 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    42 Awareness Under Anesthesia

    43 Quality of Care and Patient Safety

    Details

    No. of pages:
    544
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437727937
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455750764

    About the authors

    Lorraine Sdrales

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA; Staff Anesthesiologist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

    Ronald Miller

    Affiliations and Expertise

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