ISBN: 9780323295291
Page Count: 688
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $160.99

Stoelting's Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 6th Edition

by Roberta L. Hines, MD and Katherine Marschall, MD, LLD (honoris causa)
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323295291
Page Count: 688
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $160.99

With Stoelting’s Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease, you’ll have the succinct, yet thorough guidance you need to successfully avoid or manage complications stemming from pre-existing medical conditions. Advanced research from experts in the field will help you overcome the toughest challenges in practice, letting you offer your patients the best care, each and every time.

    • Deliver anesthesia as safely as possible with extensive coverage of the pathophysiology of numerous coexisting conditions.
    • Effectively manage special patient populations with a focus on pediatric, geriatric, and adult patients.
    • Master the ins and outs of a wide range of diseases, from common to rare, through detailed discussions of each disease’s unique features.
    • Access the fully searchable text online anytime, anywhere, at
    • Stay at the forefront of your field with the most updated information on each coexisting condition’s definition; current pathophysiology; significant pre-, intra-, and postoperative factors of the disease process; anesthetic judgment; and management.
    • Keep current with changing patient populations with a new chapter on managing morbidly obese patients.
    • Access the information you need quickly thanks to a disease-based organization.
    • Overcome your toughest challenges with the latest guidelines and evidence integrated into each chapter.
  • 1. Ischemic Heart Disease

    2. Valvular Heart Disease

    3. Congenital Heart Disease

     4. Abnormalities of Cardiac Conduction and Cardiac Rhythm

    5. Systemic and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

     6. Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies

    7. Pericardial Disease and Cardiac Trauma

    8. Vascular Disease

    9. Respiratory Diseases

    10. Diseases Affecting the Brain

    11. Spinal Cord Disorders

    12. Diseases of the Autonomic and Peripheral Nervous Systems

    13. Diseases of the Liver and Biliary Tract

    14. Diseases of the Gastrointestinal System

    15. Inborn Errors of Metabolism

    16. Nutritional Diseases: Obesity and Malnutrition

    17. Renal Disease

    18. Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Disorders

    19. Endocrine Disease

    20. Hematologic Disorders

    21. Skin and Musculoskeletal Diseases

    22. Infectious Diseases

    23. Cancer

    24. Diseases Related to Immune System Dysfunction

    25. Psychiatric Disease, Substance Abuse, and Drug Overdose

    26. Pregnancy-Associated Diseases

    27. Pediatric Diseases

    28. Geriatric Disorders

  • Roberta L. Hines, MD, Nicholas M. Greene Professor and Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Yale University School of Medicine, Chief of Anesthesiology, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT and Katherine Marschall, MD, LLD (honoris causa), Anesthesiologist - retired, New Haven, CT