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Anesthesia and the Fetus by Yehuda Ginosar; Ahmet Baschat; Stephen H. Halpern; Felicity Reynolds; Carl Weiner [eds]Anesthesia and the Fetus integrates into one volume the multidisciplinary components of fetal development fetal pharmacology assessments of fetal and neonatal outcome anesthesia and analgesia during pregnancy anesthesia and analgesia during labor ethics and law.
Anesthetic Management in Pediatric General Surgery: Evolving and Current Concepts by Susan Verghese; Timothy D. Kane [eds]This book highlights remarkable new endoscopic, laparoscopic, and thoracoscopic approaches to the removal of surgical lesions for different pathologic conditions under general endotracheal anaesthesia in infants and children. It details how newer techniques in airway management, monitoring, regional nerve blocks for these innovative minimally invasive approaches have resulted in a decrease in intraoperative and postoperative morbidity and early recovery process after paediatric anaesthesia.
Publication Date: 2021-10-06
Basics: Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain in Neonates and Children by Marinella Astuto [ed]This volume, the first of a new series, deals with the basic aspects of anaesthesia, intensive care (IC) and pain in neonates and children. Internationally recognised guidelines aimed at standardising the most important procedures, such as the treatment of hypothermia, are also discussed. The book includes contributions from anesthesiologists from The Hospital for Sick Children, which is affiliated with the University of Toronto and is Canada's most research-intensive hospital.
Cases in Paediatric Critical Care Transfer and Retrieval Medicine by Shelley Riphagen; Sam Fosker [eds]This highly illustrated book covers a multitude of clinical presentations in a case-based format to allow an authentic feel to the transfer process. Written by clinicians with experience in thousands of transfers, it brings together many years of experience from a world-renowned hospital. Following the case from initial presentation, to resuscitation and referral and finally with the transfer itself; the book explores the clinical stabilisation, human factors decisions and logistical challenges that are encountered every day by these teams.
Clinical Pediatric Anesthesiology by Kai MatthesFilling a void in the anesthesiology literature, this new text delivers a streamlined yet comprehensive discussion of the unique aspects and considerations necessary to successfully manage pediatric patients. Forty concise chapters written by leading pediatric anesthesiologists cover pertinent issues practitioners face in and out of the operating room.
Publication Date: 2020-12-29
Core Topics in Paediatric Anaesthesia by Ian James; Isabeau Walker [eds]This book covers all of the important elements of paediatric anaesthesia in a concise and structured manner. From the premature infant to the teenager, readers are guided through the complexities they may encounter, with key points at the end of each chapter to summarise the most important information.
Fuhrman and Zimmerman's Pediatric Critical Care, 6e by Jerry J. Zimmerman; Alexandre T. RottaIn the highly specialized field of caring for children in the PICU, Fuhrman and Zimmerman's Pediatric Critical Care is the definitive reference for all members of the paediatric intensive care team. The authors have carefully updated the 6th Edition of this highly regarded text to bring you the most authoritative and useful information on today's paediatric critical care-everything from basic science to clinical applications.
Publication Date: 2021-03-22
Fundamentals of Pediatric Neuroanesthesia by Girija Prasad Rath [ed]The book provides an excellent review of all the clinical aspects of neuroanaesthesia in children, including neurosurgeries during foetal state to neonatal, infancy, toddler, and school-going age groups. To provide optimal anaesthetic care in children undergoing neurosurgery, the care provider must have adequate knowledge on the developing brain and spinal cord, and the effect of anaesthetics on the neuronal tissue, and the inherent issues pertaining to neurologic lesions.
Publication Date: 2021-09-08
Gregory's Pediatric Anesthesia, 6e by Dean B. Andropoulos; George A. Gregory [eds]As the field pediatric anesthesia advances and expands, so too does the gamut of challenges that are faced by today's anesthesiologists. Gregory's Pediatric Anesthesia aims to fully prepare trainees and experienced professionals for modern practice by equipping them with the knowledge and cutting-edge techniques necessary to safely and successfully anesthetize children for a range of different surgeries and other procedures.
Publication Date: 2020-03-20
A Guide to Pediatric Anesthesia, 2e by Craig Sims, Dana Weber, Chris Johnson [eds]The second edition of the successful book "Your Guide to Pediatric Anesthesia" offers a practical approach to pediatric anesthesia with a concise account of the topic in a reader-friendly format. The book begins with an overview of pediatric anesthesia then continues with chapters related to different pediatric surgeries and the relevant anesthetic issues, including a chapter of emergency scenarios in pediatric anesthesia.
Management of the Difficult Pediatric Airway by Narasimhan Jagannathan [ed]; John E. Fiadjoe [ed]Complications during airway management occur frequently when treating children. Although tracheal intubation is a routine procedure, there are no pediatric texts dedicated to this essential practice. The lack of specific resources and knowledge makes treating children with complex airways even more challenging. This landmark book is dedicated to the successful management of the complex pediatric airway. It explores and evaluates current research and covers novel topics such as airway ultrasonography and apneic oxygenation. It delineates the risks associated with intubating children, and their preventative measures.
Publication Date: 2019-11-30
Manual of Pediatric Anesthesia, 7e by Jerrold Lerman; Charles J. Cote; David J. Steward [eds]Authored by three world experts, this is a clinically focused book on pediatric anesthesia. "The Manual", as it is known, has long dominated the market for a succinct and practical resource on administering anesthesia to children and is used by residents, general anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, and pediatric anesthesiologists. This new edition retains the basic structure of the book and is updated throughout.
Paediatric Anaesthesia, 2e by Edited by Steve RobertsPaediatric Anaesthesia is a comprehensive yet concise text covering everything from day surgery to complicated tertiary referral centre procedures. It provides concise and readily accessible information to trainee and expert alike. The book begins with the basic sciences and founding principles of anaesthetic management; containing simple tips on how to approach the perioperative care of children. Thereafter, each specialty is covered in a logical manner from preoperative assessment to post-operative care. Finally, the book covers paediatric medical emergencies, resuscitation and transfer of the child. This second edition has been uniformly updated and written by leading authorities from across the UK.
Pediatric Anesthesia Procedures by Anna Clebone; Barbara Burian; Keith J. Ruskin [eds]Pediatric Anesthesiology Procedures is intended as a ready resource of common procedures in Pediatric Anesthesiology for both experts and novices. It will be useful to both those with extensive training and experience as well as beginners and those with distant experience or training. A wealth of knowledge in the human factors of procedure design and use has been applied throughout to ensure that desired information can be easily located, that steps are clearly identified and comprehensible, and that additional information of high relevance to procedure completion is co-located and salient.
Publication Date: 2021-02-01
Pediatric Anesthesiology Review: Clinical Cases for Self-Assessment, 3e by Robert S. Holzman; Thomas J. Mancuso; Joseph P. Cravero; James A. DiNardo [eds]This book functions as a workbook for consultants in pediatric anesthesia. Based on a curriculum developed at the Boston Children's Hospital Department of Anesthesiology, the content illustrates the breadth and depth of the practice of pediatric anesthesia. Organised into two parts, the book seeks to provide a sense of progression and feedback using clinical scenarios to aid the medical professional in developing autonomy, while preserving the availability of expert level discussion. Each chapter features self-assessments in question and answer format, and encourages the reader to be creative in their responses by invoking not only their clinical knowledge, but their philosophical views of pediatric anesthesia practice as well.
Publication Date: 2021-02-05
Pediatric Atlas of Ultrasound- and Nerve Stimulation-Guided Regional Anesthesia by Ban C. H. Tsui (Editor); Santhanam Suresh (Editor)This is the first comprehensive text-atlas that shows how to use ultrasound technology and nerve stimulation techniques to guide regional blockade in children. Clinical chapters follow a sequential, highly illustrated format that provides step-by-step guidance and include cases, clinical pearls, and troubleshooting tips. Nearly 400 figures, consisting of ultrasound images, MRI images, and schematics, have been assembled to maximize understanding of pediatric neuroanatomy and its relationship to surrounding anatomical structures. To help the novice user, the book features side-by-side presentation of unlabeled and labeled ultrasound images. Pediatric Atlas of Ultrasound- and Nerve Stimulation-Guided Regional Anesthesia focuses on common approaches, supplemented in clinical pearls and notes by alternative approaches, and emphasizes dynamic and systematic scanning techniques. It is intended for pediatric anesthesiologists who wish to incorporate regional blockade into their repertoire and designed as a refresher and resource for all regional anesthesiologists seeking to refine their skills. Unique Selling Points: Internationally renowned experts Presents two technologies proven to improve block success when used together Superb coverage of pediatric anatomy in relation to regional anesthesia Equipment, set-up, pain assessment, local anesthetic pharmacology, and patient safety considerations f or child patients
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, 3e by Steven M. SelbstAccess concise, yet complete clinical guidance on pediatric emergency care with Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, a bestselling volume in the popular Secrets Series®. Ideal for quick review or exam prep, this updated medical reference book is an essential pocket guide covering common and unusual pediatric conditions.
Publication Date: 2014-12-15
Pediatric Imaging for the Emergency Provider by Robert Vezzetti; Jestin Carlson; Debra Pennington [eds]Written specifically for the non-specialist and those with limited paediatric training, Pediatric Imaging for the Emergency Provider provides expert guidance in this challenging area. Abundant high-quality imaging examples cover the full range of paediatric disorders you're likely to see, including trauma, musculoskeletal, pulmonary, ENT, cardiac, genitourinary, gastroenterology, neurological, and neonatal patients. Presents more than 80 common and important rare cases, supported with 450+ images across relevant modalities including ultrasound, radiography, CT, and MRI.
Publication Date: 2021-05-19
Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma Case Atlas by Christopher Iobst; Steven L. Frick [eds]Unlike previous books on this topic, this book utilizes a case atlas format to provide current management strategies for pediatric orthopedic injuries to the upper and lower extremity and axial skeleton in a clear and concise manner, demonstrating real-world clinical situations and methodology for successful treatment. Each case will be authored by an expert in the field and will contain comprehensive step-by-step instructions on how to handle each injury.
A Practical Approach to Pediatric Anesthesia, 2e by Holzman; Thomas J. Mancuso; David M. PolanerPart of the highly popular Practical Approach to Anesthesia series, this new edition combines the comprehensive depth of a textbook and the user-friendly features of a practical handbook. Focusing on clinical issues in pediatric anesthesia, it contains the in-depth information you need for daily practice and study, presented in a concise, bulleted format for quick reference. With its emphasis on developmental aspects of pediatric anesthesia, numerous illustrations and tables, and methodical approach to decision making, this updated reference is an invaluable resource for anyone involved with anesthesia of children.
Ultrasound Guided Procedures and Radiologic Imaging for Pediatric Anesthesiologists by Anna Clebone; Joshua H. Finkle; Barbara K. Burian [eds]Ultrasound Guided Procedures and Radiologic Imaging for Pediatric Anesthesiologists is intended as a ready resource for both experts and novices. It will be useful to both those with extensive training and experience as well as beginners and those with distant experience or training. A wealth of knowledge in the human factors of procedure design and use has been applied throughout to ensure that desired information can be easily located, that steps are clearly identified and comprehensible, and that additional information of high relevance to procedure completion is co-located and salient.
Publication Date: 2021-07-23
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