Editors: Bharathi Gourkanti, Irwin Gratz, Grace Dippo, Nathalie Peiris, Dinesh K. Choudhry

Pediatric Anesthesia: A Guide for the Non-Pediatric Anesthesia Provider Part II

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Library License: US $316
ISBN: 978-981-5036-22-0 (Print)
ISBN: 978-981-5036-21-3 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2022
DOI: 10.2174/97898150362131220101


Pediatric Anesthesia: A Guide for the Non-Pediatric Anesthesia is a comprehensive, contemporary reference that addresses all aspects of pediatric anesthesia. Both students and medical practitioners – novice and experienced - will find invaluable educational and practical information in this book. The book covers the subject in two parts.

Part I covers basic information about pediatric and neonatal anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, emergency room and operating room procedures and surgery. Chapters on general anesthetic procedures in emergency rooms, operational theatres and common surgeries.

Part II covers advanced topics for practicing healthcare professionals which include anesthesia for patients with a range of common and uncommon comorbidities, considerations for critically-ill patients, genetic disorders, pain management, COVID-19 guidelines for anesthesia, patient safety and research.

Key features:

- Basic and advanced information about pediatric and neonatal anesthesia covered in 25 chapters over two parts

- Simple and organized presentation for learners

- Contributions by expert clinicians and researchers

- Special topics included such as considerations for patients with comorbidities and genetic disorders

- References for further reading

- Detailed illustrations and tables

The text is an essential reference for scholars and professionals affiliated with general anesthesiology and surgery specialties at all levels who want to understand anesthesia for pediatric patients.


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Sadhasivam S.
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- Pp. ii
Bharathi Gourkanti
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List of Contributors

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Anesthesia for Pediatric Patients with Common Comorbidities Part I

- Pp. 1-41 (41)
Divya Dixit*, Dinesh K. Choudhry
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Anesthesia for Pediatric Patients with Common Comorbidities Part II

- Pp. 42-58 (17)
Saranya Chinnappan, Monica Banerjee*
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Anesthesia for Pediatric Patients with Common Comorbidities Part III

- Pp. 59-110 (52)
Pravin Taneja, Nathalie Peiris*
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Anesthetic Considerations for the Critically Ill Pediatric Patient

- Pp. 111-139 (29)
Vincent Lau, Levi Mulladzhanov, Srikant Patel, Irwin Gratz, Bharathi Gourkanti*
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Anesthesia-Related Genetic Disorders

- Pp. 140-152 (13)
Ian Brotman*, David Youssef
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Pediatric Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia

- Pp. 153-194 (42)
Dinesh K. Choudhry*, Kesavan Sadacharam
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Research in Pediatric Anesthesia

- Pp. 195-204 (10)
Noud van Helmond, Bharathi Gourkanti*
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Principles of Quality and Patient Safety in Pediatric Anesthesiology

- Pp. 205-222 (18)
Keri Cronin*, Erin Pukenas
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Anesthetic Considerations For Covid-19 (Year 2020)

- Pp. 223-234 (12)
David Youssef*, Bharathi Gourkanti
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Muscular Dystrophies and Mitochondrial Myopathies

- Pp. 235-269 (35)
Divya Dixit*, Dinesh K. Choudhry, Kumar G. Belani
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Anesthesia for Uncommon Pediatric Diseases

- Pp. 270-296 (27)
B. Randall Brenn, Dinesh K. Choudhry
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Subject Index

- Pp. 297-306 (10)

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