Perioperative Diagnostic and Interventional Ultrasound with DVD

1st Edition


  • Henry Frizelle
  • Navparkash Sandhu
  • Michael Griffin
  • Dominic Harmon
  • Frances Colreavy
    • Print ISBN 9781416033561

    Key Features

    • Presents the unparalleled, practice-proven experience of top authorities in ultrasound.
    • Equips you to perform ultrasound-guided arterial cannulation, central venous access, and difficult peripheral venous access · general ultrasound in the ICU and trauma setting, TEE, and transcranial Doppler · ultrasound-guided nerve blocks and procedures for chronic pain · and more.
    • Features a consistent chapter format, with sections entitled "Sonoatomy" · "How to do it?" · and "Evidence and Literature," to make the information you need easy to find.
    • A bonus DVD featuring nearly 100 video clips demonstrates how to perform the procedures described in the text.

    Table of Contents

    Section I Basics of Ultrasonography

    Chapter 1 History of Ultrasound in Perioperative Medicine

    Chapter 2 Physics of Ultrasound

    Chapter 3 Principles of Interventional Ultrasound

    Chapter 4 Economics of Using Ultrasound for Perioperative Procedures

    Section II Ultrasound for Vascular Access Procedures

    Chapter 5 Ultrasound for Central Venous Access

    Chapter 6 Ultrasound for Difficult Peripheral Venous Access and Arterial Cannulation

    Section III Ultrasound in Perioperative and Critical Care Setting

    Chapter 7 General Ultrasound in the Intensive Care Unit

    Chapter 8 Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography: Basic Technique and Standard Views

    Chapter 9 Echocardiography in the Intensive Care Unit and Trauma

    Chapter 10 Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography for Noncardiac Surgery

    Chapter 11 Transcranial Doppler in the Intensive Care Unit and Operating Room

    Section IV Ultrasound in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

    Chapter 12 Principles of Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks

    Chapter 13 Ultrasound-Guided Orbital Blocks

    Chapter 14 Ultrasound-Guided Interscalene Block

    Chapter 15 Ultrasound-Guided Supraclavicular Block

    Chapter 16 Ultrasound-Guided Infraclavicular Block

    Chapter 17 Ultrasound-Guided Axillary Block

    Chapter 18 Ultrasound-Guided Femoral Nerve Block

    Chapter 19 Ultrasound-Guided Psoas Block

    Chapter 20 Ultrasound-Guided Sciatic Block

    Chapter 21 Ultrasound-Guided Truncal Blocks

    Chapter 22 Ultrasound-Guided Neuraxial Blocks

    Chapter 23 Ultrasound-Guided Procedures for Chronic Pain


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    About the authors

    Dominic Harmon

    Professor, Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Ireland

    Frances Colreavy

    Consultant, Intensive Care Medicine, Dublin