Anesthesia for thoracic surgery
Thi2nd Edition, expertly authored by an authority in respiratory physiology, presents a straightforward discussion of the pathophysiology, pre-, peri- and post-operative management of thoracic anesthetic practice. Topics include staging and prognosis of carcinoma of the lung; alevolar hypoxia; pulmonary edema; anesthesia for esophageal surgery; and much more!
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