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Page Count: 1382
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Chestnut's Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice, 6th Edition

by David H. Chestnut, MD, Cynthia A Wong, MD, Lawrence C Tsen, MD, Warwick D Ngan Kee, BHB, MBChB, MD,<br>FANZCA, FHKCA, FHKAM (Anaesthesiology), Yaakov Beilin, MD, Jill Mhyre, MD, Brian T. Bateman, MD, MSc and Naveen Nathan, MD*
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Comprehensive, user-friendly, and up to date, Chestnut's Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice, 6th Edition, provides the authoritative clinical information you need to provide optimal care to your patients. This substantially revised edition keeps you current on everything from basic science to anesthesia techniques to complications, including coverage of new research that is paving the way for improved patient outcomes. An expert editorial team ensures that this edition remains a must-have resource for obstetric anesthesiologists and obstetricians, nurse anesthetists and anesthesiology assistants, and anesthesiology and obstetric residents and students.

  • Chestnut et al: Chestnut’s Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice 6/e

    Part I: Introduction

    1. The History of Obstetric Anesthesia

    Part II: Maternal and Fetal Physiology

    2. Physiologic Changes of Pregnancy

    3. Uteroplacental Blood Flow

    4. The Placenta: Anatomy, Physiology, and Transfer of Drugs

    5. Fetal Physiology

    Part III: Fetal and Neonatal Assessment and Therapy

    6. Antepartum Fetal Assessment and Therapy

    7. Anesthesia for Fetal Surgery and Other Intrauterine Procedures

    8. Intrapartum Fetal Assessment and Therapy

    9. Neonatal Assessment and Resuscitation

    10. Fetal and Neonatal Neurologic Injury

    Part IV: Foundations in Obstetric Anesthesia

    11. Patient Safety and Team Training

    12. Spinal, Epidural, and Caudal Anesthesia: Anatomy, Physiology, and Technique

    13. Local Anesthetics and Opioids

    Part V: Anesthesia Before and During Pregnancy

    14. Pharmacology and Nonanesthetic Drugs During Pregnancy and Lactation

    15. In Vitro Fertilization and Other Assisted Reproductive Technology

    16. Problems of Early Pregnancy

    17. Nonobstetric Surgery during Pregnancy

    Part VI: Labor and Vaginal Delivery

    18. Obstetric Management of Labor and Vaginal Delivery

    19. Trial of Labor and Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Delivery

    20. The Pain of Childbirth and its Effect on the Mother and the Fetus

    21. Childbirth Preparation and Nonpharmacologic Analgesia

    22. Systemic Analgesia: Parenteral and Inhalational Agents

    23. Epidural and Spinal Analgesia/ Anesthesia for Labor and Vaginal Delivery

    24. Alternative Regional Analgesic Techniques for Labor and Vaginal Delivery

    25. Postpartum Tubal Sterilization

    Part VII: Cesarean Delivery

    26. Anesthesia for Cesarean Delivery

    27. Postoperative Analgesia

    Part VIII: Anesthetic Complications

    28. Aspiration: Risk, Prophylaxis, and Treatment

    29. The Difficult Airway: Risk, Assessment, Prophylaxis, and Management

    30. Postpartum Headache

    31. Neurologic Complications of Pregnancy and Neuraxial Anesthesia

    32. Shared Decision-Making in Obstetric Anesthesia

    Part IX: Obstetric Complications

    33. Preterm Labor and Delivery

    34. Abnormal Presentation and Multiple Gestation

    35. Hypertensive Disorders

    36. Infection

    37. Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhage

    38. Embolic Disorders

    39. Maternal Mortality

    Part X: The Parturient with Systemic Disease

    40. Autoimmune Disorders

    41. Cardiovascular Disease

    42. Chronic Pain During and After Pregnancy

    43. Endocrine Disorders

    44. Hematologic and Coagulation Disorders

    45. Liver Disease

    46. Malignant Hyperthermia

    47. Musculoskeletal Disorders

    48. Neurologic and Neuromuscular Disease

    49. Obesity

    50. Psychiatric Disorders

    51. Renal Disease

    52. Respiratory Disease

    53. Substance Abuse

    54. Trauma and Critical Care

    Appendices

    Appendix A: American Society of Anesthesiologist Guidelines for Neuraxial Anesthesia in Obstetrics

    Appendix B: Practice Guidelines for Obstetric Anesthesia: An updated report by The American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Obstetric Anesthesia and the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology

    Appendix C: Optimal Goals for Anesthesia Care in Obstetrics

    Appendix D: Information Technology Resources for Obstetric Anesthesia Providers

  • David H. Chestnut, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Nashville, Tennessee, Cynthia A Wong, MD, Professor and Chair
    Department of Anesthesia
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    Iowa City, Iowa, Lawrence C Tsen, MD, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia
    Harvard Medical School;
    Director of Anesthesia, Center for Reproductive Medicine
    Associate Director, Center for Professionalism and Peer Support
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Boston, Massachusetts, Warwick D Ngan Kee, BHB, MBChB, MD,
    FANZCA, FHKCA, FHKAM (Anaesthesiology), Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
    Sidra Medicine
    Professor of Anesthesiology
    Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar
    Doha, Qatar;
    Honorary Professor of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, China, Yaakov Beilin, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, and
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Director of Obstetric Anesthesiology and System Vice Chair for Quality
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
    The Mount Sinai Hospital
    New York, New York, Jill Mhyre, MD, The Dola S. Thompson Professor and Chair
    Department of Anesthesiology
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
    Little Rock, Arkansas, Brian T. Bateman, MD, MSc, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia
    Harvard Medical School;
    Chief of Obstetric Anesthesia
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
    Brigham and Women’s Hospital
    Boston, Massachusetts and Naveen Nathan, MD*, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Chicago, Illinois
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