- ISBN 10: 0443066183
- ISBN 13: 9780443066184
OverviewFrom fundamental principles to advanced subspecialty procedures, this masterwork covers the full scope of contemporary anesthesia practice in just two volumes. A who's who of internationally recognized authorities offers in-depth, state-of-the-art coverage of basic science and pharmacology...step-by-step instructions for patient management...and an in-depth analysis of ancillary responsibilities and problems. Video clips on the accompanying CD-ROM demonstrate the proper technique for new and difficult procedures. And, a new, continuously updated online version delivers even more reference power. Brings techniques to life with full-color video demonstrations on the CD-ROM.Presents each chapter as a self-contained, mini monograph on its topic. Uses a two-color design that makes reference easy. Offers full-color sections on regional anesthesia techniques and transesophageal echocardiography. Includes extensive references. Provides an Appendix with ASA guidelines. Available as a two-volume set...as a dynamic, fully searchable, continuously updated web site...or as a breakthrough e-dition book/web access package. Presents completely revised and thoroughly updated coverage throughout. Offers fresh new perspectives and insights from new author teams for more than 20% of the chapters Features brand-new new chapters that address today's hottest topics including Implantable Cardiac Pulse Generator · Civil, Chemical and Biological Warfare · Anesthesia for Robotic Surgery · Perioperative Blindness ·Human Performance and Patient Safety · and many more. Includes new video segments on key techniques on the CD-ROM, such as Fastrach Intubation · Thoracic Epidural · Tracheostomy · Pediatric Lines · and Nerve Block Using Ultrasound. With 155 additional contributing experts.
- Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
- Edition: 6
- Pages: 3376
- Date Published: 2004-10-06
- Authors: Ronald D. Miller Md Ms