Paediatric & Neonatal Anaesthesia

1st Edition

Anaesthesia In A Nutshell

Editors:

  • Angus McEwan
  • Ann Black
    • Print ISBN 9780750653800

    Description

    This fifth book in the series, Neonatal and Paediatric Anaesthesia, provides essential information for anaesthetic trainees on their specialist orthopedic rotation or as a reference book for FRCA examination candidates.

    Edited by:
    George Hall, MB BS PhD FIBiol FRCA
    Chairman and Professor of Anaesthesia, St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK

    P Neville Robinson, FRCA
    Consultant Anaesthetist, Northwick Park Hospital, Middlesex, UK

    Key Features

    • Anaesthesia in a Nutshell is a series of pocket books designed to mirror the current modular training system
    • The content is pitched at the right level for starting out in each sub-specialty module, giving the trainee confidence in those first weeks
    • The succinct note style is convenient for quick reference and revision, and the portable format allows them to be constant companions in theatre and on the ward
    • The editors have ensured that each volume is comprehensive, reflecting the individual module syllabus, and focussing on best clinical practice
    • Selected further reading and key references enable the trainee to build on their initial training, and expand their knowledge as they progress through each sub-specialty

    Table of Contents

    Introduction

    Physiology

    Pharmacology

    Anatomy

    Anaesthesia in the neonate

    Anaesthesia in the infant and child

    Specialist anaesthesia for:

    Neuro surgery
    Cardiac
    Day surgery
    Radiology procedures


    Local anaesthetic techniques

    Pain management

    Resuscitation and Transport

    Equipment and Monitoring

    Glossary of paediatric conditions

    Details

    No. of pages:
    216
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9780750653800