Anesthesia and Perioperative Care for Aortic Surgery

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Kathirvel Subramaniam, Kyung W. Park, Balachundhar Subramaniam
Springer Science & Business Media, Jan 6, 2011 - Medical - 448 pages
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This book is the first of its kind - a comprehensive reference for anesthesia and perioperative clinicians involved in aortic surgery. With a primary focus on anesthesia for various aortic surgical procedures, including endovascular aortic surgery, the title also provides expanded coverage of CNS monitoring and protection, intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography, renal and spinal cord protection during surgery, management of aortic trauma, and postoperative care. Written by top cardiac anesthesiologists, surgeons, and intensivists, this indispensable reference provides everything you need to know about the burgeoning field of aortic surgery in one handy volume.

 

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Contents

Applied Anatomy of the Aorta
1
Acute Aortic Syndrome
17
Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation Before Aortic Surgery
37
Role of Echocardiography in Aortic Surgery
47
Operative Techniques in Surgery of the Proximal Thoracic Aorta and Aortic Arch
99
Anesthesia for Surgery of the Ascending Aorta and Aortic Arch
123
Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest
145
Cerebral Monitoring During Aortic Surgery
171
Understanding Endovascular Aortic Surgery Endovascular Repair of Aortic Aneurysmal Disease
257
Anesthesia for Endovascular Aortic Surgery
281
Anesthesia for Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
301
Renal Protection Strategies
328
Comprehensive Management of Patients with Traumatic Aortic Injury
349
Anesthesia for Adult Congenital Aortic Surgery
379
Atherosclerosis of the Aorta and Prevention of Neurological Dysfunction After Cardiac Surgery
395
Postoperative Care After Aortic Surgery
417

Understanding Open Repair of the Descending Thoracic and Thoracoabdominal Aorta
195
Anesthesia for Descending Aortic Surgery
211
Spinal Cord Protection Strategies
238

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Kathirvel Subramaniam, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Presbyterian Hospital

Pittsburgh, PA USA

Kyung W. Park, MD, MBA

Professor of Clinical Anesthesia and of Surgery

Associate Vice President/Physician Director of Perioperative Services

The Ohio State University Medical Center

Columbus, OH USA

Balachundhar Subramaniam, MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesia

Harvard Medical School Director,

Division of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology

Research Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Boston, MA USA

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