Paediatric & Neonatal Anaesthesia

1st Edition

Anaesthesia In A Nutshell

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  • 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

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