Perianesthesia Patient Care for Uncommon Diseases - 1st Edition

Perianesthesia Patient Care for Uncommon Diseases

1st Edition

Authors: Joseph Joyce
Imprint: Mosby


This portable handbook provides comprehensive, clinically relevant information on nearly 100 uncommon diseases. It places all the information you need for expert care in a concise, easy-to-use format, right at your fingertips. This new title contains knowledge of these disorders that is crucial to ensuring safe and effective patient care and anesthesia administration.

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


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About the Author

Joseph Joyce

Affiliations and Expertise

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