Litman's Basics of Pediatric Anesthesia, 3rd Edition

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Edited by Ronald S. Litman, DO ML and Aditee Ambardekar, MD, MSEd
ISBN
9780323829021
Publication Date
07-09-2022
Paperback
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Written in clear, concise language for superb readability, Litman's Basics of Pediatric Anesthesia, 3rd Edition, provides a solid foundation of essential knowledge in this complex field. It covers everything from general pediatric physiology and pharmacology principles through important pediatric diseases; preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care; anesthesia for a full range of specific surgical procedures; pain management; and critical care. An excellent resource for learners of pediatric anesthesia, this tightly focused, user-friendly handbook is a well-regarded resource that has been used to train pediatric residents throughout the world. 

Key Features
  • Covers new topics such as the current research on neurotoxicity and health care disparities in pediatric anesthesia and pain.  

  • Contains new "Deep Dive” boxes with more detailed information on key topics throughout the book. 

  • Features a helpful introductory chapter on congenital heart disease. 

  • Includes carefully chosen seminal articles from the pediatric anesthesia literature. 

  • Highlights key concepts with photographs, diagrams, and radiographic images in print, as well as videos. 

  • Ideal for rotations in pediatric anesthesia, board certification or recertification review in pediatric anesthesia, and as a reference for everyday clinical practice. 

  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323829021
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2022
Author Information Edited by Ronald S. Litman, DO ML, Attending Anesthesiologist, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Aditee Ambardekar, MD, MSEd, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Table of Content

SECTION 1: THE NORMAL CHILD

  1. Transition from Fetal to Pediatric Anesthesia Developmental
  2. Physiology and Pharmacology
  3. SECTION 2. PEDIATRIC MEDICINE FOR ANESTHESIOLOGISTS

  4. Congenital Heart Disease
  5. Respiratory Diseases
  6. Neurologic and Neuromuscular Diseases
  7. Gastrointestinal Diseases
  8. Hematologic Diseases
  9. Oncologic Diseases
  10. Genetic and Inherited Diseases
  11. The Premature Infant
  12. The Formerly Premature Infant
  13. SECTION 3. ANESTHETIC MANAGEMENT

  14. Preanesthetic Preparation of the Pediatric Patient
  15. Monitoring in Pediatric Anesthesia
  16. Fluid and Blood Administration
  17. Temperature Regulation
  18. Routine Airway Management
  19. Difficult Airway Management
  20. Management of General Anesthesia
  21. Regional Anesthesia
  22. Malignant Hyperthermia
  23. Postoperative Considerations
  24. SECTION 4. PEDIATRIC SURGERY

  25. ENT Surgery
  26. General Surgery
  27. Thoracic Surgery
  28. Orthopedic Surgery
  29. Neurosurgery
  30. Ophthalmologic Surgery
  31. Plastic Surgery
  32. Urologic Surgery
  33. Remote Anesthetizing Locations
  34. Trauma and Burn Management
  35. SECTION 5. PAIN MANAGEMENT

  36. Pediatric Pain Assessment
  37. Analgesic Medications
  38. Local Anesthetics and Adjuvant Analgesics
  39. Acute Pain Management
  40. Chronic Pain
  41. SECTION 6: CRITICAL CARE

  42. The Critically Ill Child
Publication Date 07-09-2022
Pages 350
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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