ISBN: 9781437727920
Page Count: 1168
Imprint: Saunders
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A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children, 5th Edition

by Charles J. Cote, MD, Jerrold Lerman, MD and Brian Anderson
Hardcover
ISBN: 9781437727920
Page Count: 1168
Imprint: Saunders
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Provide optimal anesthetic care to your young patients with A Practice of Anesthesia in Infants and Children, 5th Edition, by Drs. Charles J. Cote, Jerrold Lerman, and Brian J. Anderson. 110 experts representing 10 different countries on 6 continents bring you complete coverage of the safe, effective administration of general and regional anesthesia to infants and children - covering standard techniques as well as the very latest advances.

    • Find authoritative answers on everything from preoperative evaluation through neonatal emergencies to the PACU.
    • Get a free laminated pocket reference guide inside the book!
    • Quickly review underlying scientific concepts and benefit from expert information on preoperative assessment and anesthesia management, postoperative care, emergencies, and special procedures.
    • Stay on the cutting edge of management of emergence agitation, sleep-disordered breathing and postoperative vomiting; the use of new devices such as cuffed endotracheal tubes and new airway devices; and much more.
    • Familiarize yourself with the full range of available new drugs, including those used for premedication and emergence from anesthesia.
    • Benefit from numerous new figures and tables that facilitate easier retention of the material; new insights from neonatologists and neonatal pharmacologists; quick summaries of each chapter; and more than 1,000 illustrations that clarify key concepts.
    • Access the entire text online, fully searchable, at www.expertconsult.com, plus an extensive video library covering simulation, pediatric airway management, burn injuries, ultra-sound guided regional anesthesia, and much more; and new online-only sections, tables and figures.
  • Section I: Introduction

    Chapter 1: The Practice of Pediatric Anesthesia

    Chapter 2: Growth and Development

    Chapter 3: Perioperative Behavior Stress in Children

    Chapter 4: Preoperative Evaluation, Premedication, and Induction of Anesthesia

    Chapter 5: Ethical Issues in Pediatric Anesthesiology

    Section II: Drug and Fluid Therapy

    Chapter 6: Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Children

    Chapter 7: Total Intravenous Anesthesia and Target-Controlled Infusion

    Chapter 8: Fluid Management

    Chapter 9: Essentials of Hematology

    Chapter 10: Strategies for Blood Product Management and Reducing Transfusions

    Section III: The Chest

    Chapter 11: Essentials of Pulmonology

    Chapter 12: The Pediatric Airway

    Chapter 13: Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery

    Section IV: The Heart

    Chapter 14: Essentials of Cardiology

    Chapter 15: Anesthesia for Children Undergoing Heart Surgery

    Chapter 16: Cardiac Physiology and Pharmacology

    Chapter 17: Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Management

    Chapter 18: Medications for Hemostasis

    Chapter 19: Mechanical Circulatory Support

    Chapter 20: Interventional Cardiology

    Chapter 21: Anesthesia for Non-cardiac Surgery in Children with Congenital Heart Disease

    Section V: The Brain and Glands

    Chapter 22: Essentials of Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases

    Chapter 23: Surgery, Anesthesia, and the Immature Brain

    Chapter 24: Pediatric Neurosurgical Anesthesia

    Chapter 25: Essentials of Endocrinology

    Section VI: The Abdomen

    Chapter 26: Essentials of Nephrology

    Chapter 27: General Abdominal and Urologic Surgery

    Chapter 28: Essentials of Hepatology

    Chapter 29: Organ Transplantation

    Section VII: Other Surgeries

    Chapter 30: Orthopedic and Spine Surgery

    Chapter 31: Otorhinolaryngologic Procedures

    Chapter 32: Ophthalmology

    Chapter 33: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

    Chapter 34: Burn Injuries

    Section VIII: Emergencies

    Chapter 35: The Extremely Premature Infant (Micropremie)

    Chapter 36: Neonatal Emergencies

    Chapter 37: Fetal Intervention and the EXIT Procedure

    Chapter 38: Trauma

    Chapter 39: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    Chapter 40: Malignant Hyperthermia

    Section IX: Pain

    Chapter 41: Regional Anesthesia

    Chapter 42: Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia

    Chapter 43: Acute Pain

    Chapter 44: Chronic Pain

    Section X: Special Topics

    Chapter 45: Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room

    Chapter 46: The Postanesthesia Care Unit and Beyond

    Chapter 47: Sedation for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures Outside the Operating Room

    Chapter 48: Procedures for Vascular Access

    Chapter 49: Infectious Disease Considerations for the Operating Room

    Chapter 50: Pediatric Anesthesia in Developing Countries

    Chapter 51: Pediatric Equipment

    Chapter 52: Medicolegal Issues

    Chapter 53: Simulation in Pediatric Anesthesia

  • Charles J. Cote, MD, Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Research, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, MassGeneral Hospital for Children; Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, Jerrold Lerman, MD, Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; Department of Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA and Brian Anderson, Professor, Anaesthesiology, University of Auckland; Paediatric Anaesthetist and Intensivist, Paediatic Intensive Care Unit, Auckland Children's Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
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