This concise, easy-to-use manual presents the most current and safe anesthesia formulas, protocols, and guidelines for office-based surgical procedures. It offers guidance on how to set up and maintain a safe office-based anesthesia practice in line with standards of the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, and the American Medical Association. The book covers all procedures commonly performed in an office setting, including cosmetic surgery, dentistry, ophthalmology, obstetrics and gynecology, gastrointestinal endoscopy, and post-bariatric surgery.
Principles of Office-Based Anesthesia E. Cale Hendricks and Fred E. Shapiro The Statistics Jonathan Rutkauskas and Fred E. Shapiro Members of the Team Jonathan Rutkauskas and Fred E. Shapiro Why Office-Based Anesthesia Is So Popular Jonathan Rutkauskas and Fred E. Shapiro American Society of Anesthesiologists Standards and Guidelines for Office-Based Anesthesia Practice Richard D. Urman Anesthesia in the Office: Which Is the Safest Choice? Richard D. Urman and Fred E. Shapiro Closed Claims and Office-Based Anesthesia Karinne Jervis, Richard D. Urman, and Fred E. Shapiro Anesthetic Agents Richard D. Urman and Fred E. Shapiro Monitors Alexander C. Gerhart Surgical Procedures in the Office-Based Setting D. Jonathan Berrnardini and Fred E. Shapiro Ophthalmology in the Office-Based Setting Fred E. Shapiro Sedation for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Kai Matthes Massive Weight Loss and Post-Bariatric Surgery: A New Body Contour Stephanie A. Caterson and Karinne Jervis Pain Fred E. Shapiro Alternative Pain Control Fred E. Shapiro Preoperative Patient Preparation Richard D. Urman and Fred E. Shapiro Post Anesthesia Care Unit: Recovery and Discharge Fred E. Shapiro