The MGH Textbook of Anesthetic Equipment - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437709735, 9780323352994

The MGH Textbook of Anesthetic Equipment

1st Edition

Authors: Warren Sandberg Richard Urman Jesse Ehrenfeld
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437709735
eBook ISBN: 9780323352994
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 13th October 2010
Page Count: 640


The MGH Textbook of Anesthetic Equipment by Warren Sandberg, MD, Richard Urman, MD, and Jesse Ehrenfeld, MD, provides expert coverage on the latest and best anesthetic equipment. Technology-driven changes, together with the high risks associated with anesthesia delivery, require that you understand everything from physics fundamentals to special situations to troubleshooting so you can safely and effectively use all the equipment and instrumentation in today’s operating rooms. This one-stop, full-color reference, edited by an expert team from Massachusetts General Hospital, skillfully brings you up to speed. It also offers you easy access to complete, fully searchable contents online.

Key Features

  • Ensure your patients receive the best care possible with excellent coverage of all monitoring techniques including transesophageal echocardiography.
  • Improve patient safety with information on temperature monitoring and control.
  • Update your knowledge of emergency room airway equipment to ensure the best results.
  • Decide which equipment is best suited for anesthesia delivery both inside and outside the hospital.
  • Search the full content online and download all the illustrations at


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About the Author

Warren Sandberg

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, Vandberbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Richard Urman

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Hospital Procedural Sedation Management, Instructor-In-Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston Massachusetts

Jesse Ehrenfeld

Affiliations and Expertise

Instructor in Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School; Director, Anesthesia Informatics Fellowship, Physician Lead, Anesthesia Clinical Research Center, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts