Key Features

  • Concise and complete guide to all the issues relevant to anesthesia simulation
  • Rich in clinical scenarios and models
  • Experiences from state-of-the-art simulation center
  • Employs latest CPR and other practice guidelines
  • A bound-in CD/DVD with simulation videos

Table of Contents

1. What is a simulator — a clinical checklist or a theater?

2. How an anesthesia simulation is done

3. Simulation equipment

4. Simulation scenarios

5. Behavioral issues

6. Attendance and scheduling issues

7. What other disciplines should we work with?

8. Clinical lessons learned from simulation

9. The great debate

10. Bibliography

Details

No. of pages:
512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416031352
Electronic ISBN:
9781437710823

About the authors

Christopher Gallagher

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Residency Director, Stony Brook Department of Anesthesia, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA

S. Issenberg

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Dean and Director, Education Research and Technology, Center for Research in Medical Education, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Fl