Editor: Amballur D. John

Series Title: Recent Advances in Anesthesiology

Anesthesia: A Topical Update – Thoracic, Cardiac, Neuro, ICU, and Interesting Cases

Volume 2

eBook: US $59 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $148
Printed Copy: US $119
Library License: US $236
ISSN: 2589-9384 (Print)
ISSN: 2589-9392 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-724-5 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-723-8 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2018
DOI: 10.2174/97816810872381180201


This book provides an updated information about major systems for anesthesia in patients with concomitant diseases. Book chapters are designed to allow anesthesia providers to refresh their knowledge, and be able to focus on the current issues in these subspecialty areas. Readers will be able to approach anesthesia cases more effectively with the information provided. The chapters are written by eminent clinicians who are also outstanding teachers in their respective anesthesia training programs.

Topics covered in this volume include: thoracic anesthesia, cardiac anesthesia, anesthesia in the ENT patient, neuroanesthesia, intensive care / ICU medicine, medical ethics, and interesting cases.

The book serves as a handbook for advanced anesthesia professionals and a textbook for medical students.


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List of Contributors

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Anesthetic Considerations for Otolaryngology and Neck Surgery

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Matthew L. Kashima
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Thoracic Anesthesia

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Chandrika R. Garner, Adair Q. Locke, Thomas F. Slaughter
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Cardiac Anesthesia

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Jeffrey Dodd-o
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Punita Tripathi
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MICU Issues

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Jonathan E. Sevransky, Michael S. Lava, Russell D. Dolan
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SICU Update

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Sheri Berg, Edward A. Bittner
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Difficult Airway

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Perioperative Medical Ethics and the Anesthesiologist

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Paul J. Hoehner
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Interesting Cases

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Mahmood Jaberi, Nathaniel McQuay
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Subject Index

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