Key Features

  • Consistent, easy-to-use format includes definition, incidence, etiology, signs and symptoms, medical management, complications, and anesthesia implications for each disease to help you find what you need quickly.
  • With its small size, this book is perfect for reference in the operating room and PACU environment.
  • Summary tables and boxes throughout the book quickly outline important information to help you easily find information.
  • Written by an experienced clinical expert, this reference includes the most current and accurate information available.

Table of Contents

Achalasia
Achondroplasia (Dwarfism)
Acromegaly
Acute Leukemia
Acute Porphyria
Ankylosing Spondylosis
Arnold-Chiari Malformation
Arthrogryposis
Autonomic Hyperreflexia
Barrett’s Esophagus
Bartter Syndrome
Becker’s Dystrophy
Behçet’s Disease
Beta Thalassemia
Budd-Chiari Syndrome
Choanal Atresia
Churg-Strauss Syndrome
Cor Pulmonale
Cronkite-Canada Syndrome
Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic Hygroma
Denervated (Transplanted) Heart
Dermatomyositis
DiGeorge Syndrome
Duchenne’s Dystrophy
Eaton-Lambert Myasthenic Syndrome
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Eisenmenger’s Syndrome
Encephalocele
Epidermolysis Bullosa
Fabry’s Disease
Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy
Fanconi’s Syndrome
Felty’s Syndrome
Fibrous Dysplasia
Friedreich’s Ataxia
Galactosemia
Gardner Syndrome
Gaucher Disease
Goodpasture’s Syndrome
Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Homocystinuria
Huntington’s Chorea
Hydatid Disease
Hydatidiform Mole
Hydrocephalus
Incontinentia Pigmenti
Kearns-Sayre Syndrome
Klippel-Feil Syndrome
Long QT Syndrome
Lown-Ganong-Levine Syndrome
Ludwig’s Angina
Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis
Malignant Atrophic Papulosis
Mallory-Weiss Tear
Marfan Syndrome
Mastocytosis
Myasthenia Gravis
Narcolepsy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Neurofibromatosis
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Osler-Weber-Rendu Syndrome
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteomalacia
Paget’s Disease of the Bone
Pemphigoid/Pemphigus
Polyarteritis Nodosa
Portal Hypertension
Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Fistula
Pulmonary Hemosiderosis
Pyelonephritis
Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis
Sarcoidosis
Scleroderma
Shy-Drager Syndrome
Sjögren’s Syndrome
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Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323045681
Electronic ISBN:
9780323079365

About the author

Joseph Joyce

Affiliations and Expertise

Staff Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Moses Cone Health System, Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro, NC, USA