Anesthesia Secrets

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James Duke
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2011 - Medical - 574 pages
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Anesthesia Secrets, 4th Edition by James Duke, MD has the quick answers you need for practice and review. It uses the popular question-and-answer format of the Secrets Series® to make essential guidance easy to reference and study. A list of the Top 100 Secrets in anesthesiology lets you review the most frequently encountered board review questions at a glance; and an informal tone, user-friendly format, and pocket size make the book both convenient and portable.



    • A section on the Top 100 Secrets in anesthesiology provides you with a high-yield overview of essential material for study or self assessment.
    • A question-and-answer format, Key Points boxes, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and a two-color page layout make information remarkably easy to reference and review.
    • Practical tips from the authors provide valuable insights into best practices.
    • The book's portable size lets you carry it comfortably in your lab coat pocket.




    • Thorough updates throughout equip you with the most up-to-date information on all areas of anesthesia, including the most current standards of care.
  

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Review: Anesthesia Secrets: With Student Consult Online Access [With CDROM]

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Solid book, but poorly sized -- it's too large to fit in the back pocket of scrubs, and barely fits in a student's white coat (which is rarely worn while practicing perioperative care). The questions ... Read full review

Anesthesia Secrets

User Review  - glenndz - Overstock.com

3rd edition has a lot of extra info including a pin code to go online, get updates and print info. Read full review

Contents

Top 100 Secrets
1
Basics of Patient Management
9
Pharmacology
75
Preparing for Anesthesia
123
Patient Monitoring and Procedures
157
Perioperative problems
201
Anesthesia And Systemic Disease
229
Special Anesthetic Considerations
373
Regional Anesthesia
451
Anesthetic Considerations in Selected Surgical Procedures
473
Pain Management
527
Index
541
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