Anesthesia Emergencies

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Keith Ruskin, Stanley Rosenbaum
Oxford University Press, Sep 30, 2010 - Medical - 416 pages
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This book contains relevant step-by-step information on how to detect, manage, and treat complications and emergencies during the perioperative period. Concisely written, highlighted sections reinforce essential points for easy memorization while consistent organization and checklists provide ease of learning and clarity. Anesthesia providers will find Anesthesia Emergencies an indispensable resource, describing assessment and treatment of life-threatening situations, including airway, thoracic, surgical, pediatric, and cardiovascular emergencies.

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2 Cardiovascular Emergencies
3 Equipment Problems
4 Ethical Considerations
5 Metabolic and Endocrine Emergencies
6 Miscellaneous Problems
7 Neurosurgical and Neurologic Emergencies
8 Obstetric Emergencies
9 Pediatric Emergencies
10 Postanesthesia Care Unit
11 Procedures
12 Regional Anesthesia Complications
13 Respiratory Emergencies
14 Surgical Emergencies
15 Thoracic Emergencies

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KJR: Professor of Anesthesiology and Neurosurgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut SHR: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine, and Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

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