Paediatric & Neonatal Anaesthesia - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750653800

Paediatric & Neonatal Anaesthesia

1st Edition

Anaesthesia In A Nutshell

Authors: Ann Black Angus McEwan
Paperback ISBN: 9780750653800
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 3rd August 2004
Page Count: 216

Table of Contents





Anaesthesia in the neonate

Anaesthesia in the infant and child

Specialist anaesthesia for:

Neuro surgery
Day surgery
Radiology procedures

Local anaesthetic techniques

Pain management

Resuscitation and Transport

Equipment and Monitoring

Glossary of paediatric conditions


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


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About the Authors

Ann Black Author

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Angus McEwan Author

Affiliations and Expertise

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