Anesthesia Review (2nd Revised edition)

Anesthesia Review (2nd Revised edition)

By: Michelle Bowman-Howard (author)Paperback

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Anesthesia Review, Second Edition is the ideal study aid for both the written and the oral board examinations in anesthesiology. The first section presents board-format questions in all the major areas of anesthesiology, including physiology, pharmacology, regional anesthesia, pain management, and major organ systems. The second section provides bulleted, outline-format answers that review the knowledge needed to answer the question correctly. The third section contains cases to further prepare readers for oral boards. This edition includes thoroughly updated information, particularly on airway management, pharmacology, patient safety, and quality assurance. Questions and answers include references to the latest editions of standard anesthesiology textbooks.

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Contents

QUESTIONS General Aspects of Anesthesia Anesthesia Monitoring Monitoring Patient Positioning Preoperative Evaluation Preoperative Medications Postanesthesia Recovery Physiology of Anesthesia Autonomic Nervous System Pharmacology of the Autonomic Nervous System Acid-Base Balance Fluids and Electrolytes Pharmacology of Anesthesia Pharmacology Principles Inhalation Agents Opioids Nonopiod Intravenous (IV) Anesthetics Muscle Relaxants Local Anesthetics Pharmacogenetics Allergic Response Blood Products Respiratory Anesthesia Lung Anatomy and Physiology Thoracic Surgery Airway Management Difficult Airway Cardiac Anesthesia Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology Electrocardiography Cardiac and Vascular Disease Cardiac Surgery Vascular Surgery Neuroanesthesia Obstetric Anesthesia Pediatric Anesthesia Neonatal Anesthesia Pediatric Anesthesia Specialty Anesthesia Genitourinary Renal Organ Transplant Obesity Gastrointestinal Liver Endocrine Orthopedics Geriatric Trauma/Burns/Shock Eye Ear/Nose/Throat Outpatient/Outside the Operating Room/Remote Locations Regional Anesthesia Epidural/Spinal Anesthesia Peripheral Blocks Pain Management Acute Pain Management Chronic Pain Management Other Considerations in Anesthesia Rare and Co-Existing Disease Cancer Therapy Effects Electrical Safety ANSWERS REFERENCES SAMPLE CASES SUBJECT INDEX

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/11/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780781794442
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 368
  • ID: 9780781794442
  • weight: 808
  • ISBN10: 0781794447
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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