Key Clinical Topics in Anaesthesia

Key Clinical Topics in Anaesthesia

By: Roger Langford (editor), David Ashton-Cleary (editor)Paperback

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Key Clinical Topics in Anaesthesia presents a brand new addition to the forthcoming Key Clinical Topics series. Key Clinical Topics in Anaesthesia provides a comprehensive overview of the subject, comprising over 100 carefully selected topics in alpha order that together provide an extensive understanding of anaesthetic management. This collection of highly practical guides systematically addresses anaesthetic management techniques for a large number of clinical settings, as well as summarising important areas such as Ethics and Nutrition. Edited by experienced specialists, with contributions from consultants who have recognised expertise in their field, this book provides an authoritative and up-to-date guide on anaesthesia. Designed to enable rapid access to core information, Anaesthesia offers effective exam revision and the ideal quick reference for day-to-day practice. *Over 100 topics presented in alpha order, from Airway - Assessment to Ventilation Strategies *Effective exam revision for FRCA and EDA candidates *Succinct coverage of anaesthetic treatment modalities and complications *Includes clinical photos and diagrams to improve understanding of concepts *Contributions from experienced specialists to ensure authoritative, accurate content

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Roger Langford FRCA Consultant Anaesthetist, Anaesthetic Department, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Treliske, Truro, Cornwall, UK David Ashton-Cleary MBChB FRCA DICM Locum Consultant in Critical Care & Anaesthesia, Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust, Truro, Cornwall, UK

Contents

1 Airway - Assessment 2 Airway - The Emergency Airway 3 Airway - The Shared Airway 4 Awareness and Anaesthesia 5 Blood - Physiology 6 Blood - Transfusion and Salvage 7 Burns 8 Cardiac Congenital Disease 9 Cardiac Dysrhythmias 10 Cardiac Pacemakers 11 Cardiac Surgery 12 Cardiac Valvular Disease 13 Communicable Disease 14 Coronary Artery Disease 15 Day Surgery 16 Dental Anaesthesia 17 Diabetes 18 Drug Reactions and Allergy 19 Elderly Patients 20 Electro-Convulsive Therapy 21 Emergency Anaesthesia 22 Endocrine Disease 23 Epilepsy 24 Ethics and Consent 25 Gas Embolism 26 Gynaecology 27 Human factors in Patient Safety 28 Hypertensive Disease 29 Infection Control 30 Intubation - Awake Patient 31 Intubation - Difficult and Failed 32 Lasers in Surgery 33 Liver Disease and Anaesthesia 34 Liver Resection Surgery 35 Major Abdominal Surgery 36 Malignant Hyperthermia 37 Minimally Invasive Surgery 38 Muscular Diseases 39 Myasthenia gravis 40 National Audit 41 Neonatal surgery 42 Neuroanaesthesia - Head Trauma 43 Neuroanaesthesia - Intracranial Bleeds 44 Neuroanaesthesia - Tumours 45 Neurological Disease 46 Nutrition 47 Obesity - Incidental surgery 48 Obesity - Surgery for weight reduction 49 Obstetrics & Anaesthesia 50 Obstetrics & Analgesia 51 Obstetrics & Emergencies 52 Oesophagectomy 53 Ophthalmology 54 Organ Transplantation 55 Orthopaedics - Elective 56 Orthopaedics - Emergency 57 Paediatric Anaesthesia - Basic Principles 58 Paediatric Anaesthesia - Practical Conduct 59 Paediatric Anaesthesia - Pyloric stenosis 60 Paediatric Emergency Airways 61 Pain - Acute Management 62 Pain - Patients with Chronic Pain 63 Patient Transfer and Transport 64 Perioperative Fluid Management 65 Phaeochromocytoma 66 Plastic Surgery 67 Polytrauma 68 Positioning for Surgery 69 Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting 70 Preoperative Assessment - Risk Evaluation 71 Preoperative Assessment - Risk Modification 72 Quality and Innovation 73 Radiology - Imaging 74 Radiology - Interventional 75 Regional Anaesthesia - Central Neuroaxilal Blocks 76 Regional Anaesthesia - Nerve and Plexus Blocks 77 Renal - AKI 78 Renal - CKD 79 Respiratory - ALI and ARDS 80 Respiratory - Asthma 81 Respiratory - COPD 82 Rheumatoid arthritis 83 Sedation 84 Sickle cell disease 85 SIRS and Sepsis 86 Sleep Apnoea 87 Smoking 88 Spinal Cord Injury 89 Spinal Surgery 90 Substance Abuse 91 Thermoregulation 92 Thoracic Surgery 93 Thyroid surgery 94 TIVA 95 Urology 96 Vascular Access 97 Vascular Surgery - Aneurysmal Disease 98 Vascular Surgery - Occlusive Disease 99 Venous Thromboembolism - Risk 100 Venous Thromboembolism - Treatment 101 Ventilation Strategies

Product Details

  • publication date: 14/07/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781907816772
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 396
  • ID: 9781907816772
  • weight: 476
  • ISBN10: 1907816771

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