Over the past decade, there have been a large number of important studies related to fluid management for the surgical patient, resulting in confusion on this critical aspect of patient care. Proper fluid therapy in the perioperative setting has always been important but has only recently had concrete outcome-based guidelines. This is the first comprehensive, up-to-date and practical summary book on the topic.
Christer H. Svensen is a Professor and Director for Doctoral Education at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. Donald S. Prough is the Rebecca Terry White Professor and Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and Interim Dean of the School of Medicine at UTMB Health, Galveston, Texas. Liane Feldman is affiliated with the Department of Surgery at McGill University, Montreal, Canada. TJ Gan is a Professor and Chairman in the Department of Anesthesiology at Stony Brook University, New York.
Introduction. Physiology and Fluid Balance. Fluids and Their Contents. Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring. Noninvasive Hemodynamic Monitoring. Monitoring of the Microcirculation. Perioperative Fluid Management. High Risk Surgery. Trauma. Day Surgery. OB GYN. Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS). Pediatric Fluid Therapy. Fluid Therapy for Cardiothoracic Surgery. Burn Surgery. Intensive Care. Transfusion and Coagulation.