Paediatric & Neonatal Anaesthesia

1st Edition

Anaesthesia In A Nutshell

Editors:

  • Ann Black
  • Angus McEwan
    • 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

    About the editors

    Ann Black

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK

    Angus McEwan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK