This book provides clinicians with the most recent developments in anaesthesia for transplant surgery. Beginning with the history and ethics of the procedure, the following chapters discuss anaesthetic techniques for transplant surgery of different organs in the body.
The importance of history taking, thorough clinical examination, invention of the artificial respirator and controversies surrounding brain death, are discussed in depth.
This useful manual includes more than 110 clinical photographs and illustrations to enhance learning.
Provides clinicians with recent developments in anaesthesia for transplant surgery
Covers techniques for transplant surgery of different organs in body
Emphasis on importance of history taking and thorough clinical examination
Includes more than 110 clinical photographs and illustrations
Jayashree Sood MD FFARCS PGDHHM FICA Senior Consultant and Chairperson, Department of Anaesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative Medicine, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India Vijay Vohra MD FRCA FICA Senior Consultant, Chairman, Department of Liver Transplant, GI Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Institute of Liver Transplantation, Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Chapter 1 History of Transplantation Chapter 2 Ethics in Human Organ Transplantation Chapter 3 Brain Death Chapter 4 Deceased Organ Donations Chapter 5 Immunology and Immunosuppressants in Transplantation Chapter 6 Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics in Transplant Surgery Chapter 7 Kidney Transplantation Chapter 9 Anesthetic Management of a Transplanted (Renal and Cardiac) Patient for Non-transplant Surgery Chapter 10 Anesthetic Considerations for Non-transplant Surgery in the Post-liver Transplant Patients Chapter 11 Pregnancy in a Transplanted Patient Chapter 12 Anesthesia for Bone Marrow (Stem Cell) Transplantation Chapter 13 Corneal Transplantation Chapter 14 Perioperative Management of Heart Transplantation Chapter 15 Heart Transplant: Overview Chapter 16 Lung Transplantation Chapter 17 Xenotransplantation Chapter 18 Anesthesia for Intestinal Transplantation Chapter 19 Anesthesia for Pancreas Transplantation