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Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Pediatric anesthesia.,
  • Pediatric cardiology.,
  • Congenital heart disease in children -- Surgery.,
  • Heart Defects, Congenital -- surgery.,
  • Anesthesia -- Child.,
  • Anesthesia -- Infant.,
  • Intraoperative Care -- Child.,
  • Intraoperative Care -- Infant.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Carol L. Lake, Peter D. Booker.
ContributionsLake, Carol L., Booker, Peter D.
LC ClassificationsRD139 .P43 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 786 p. :
Number of Pages786
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17888041M
ISBN 100781751756
LC Control Number2004023923

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  Written by an expert author team at the renowned Boston Children's Hospital, USA, The Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Handbook provides a comprehensive yet concise overview of the anesthetic management of pediatric patients with congenital heart disease. This book is divided into two parts. Long established as the #1 reference on pediatric cardiac anesthesia, this definitive text is now in its thoroughly revised Fourth Edition. The book provides comprehensive guidelines on preoperative evaluation, perioperative management, and postoperative care for all pediatric cardiac surgical procedures and includes quick-reference summaries of perioperative .   “Pediatric cardiac surgery is a dynamic, fast-moving field. Busy practitioners, like you, need clear and comprehensive guidance you can rely on to ensure optimal patient care.” (Kingbook73's Medical Ebook and Video Collection, 27 August ). Pediatric cardiac anesthesia is one of the most challenging subdisciplines within our specialty. Taking care of children with congenital heart disease (CHD) requires an understanding of cardiac embryology and anatomy; knowledge of neonatal/infant physiology, pathophysiology, and pharmacology; familiarity with surgical and interventional approaches; and mastering various .

  He is Past-President of both the Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society and the Association of Cardiac Anesthesiologists. He is currently the Anesthesia and Analgesia Executive Editor for Pediatric Anesthesia. He is the author of a major textbook on cardiac anesthesia and of more than peer-reviewed articles and book : Opioids have long been used in the field of pediatric cardiac anesthesia for their cardiovascular stability, and even a high dose of an opioid has minimal or no effect on heart rate, cardiac output, PVR, mean arterial pressure, and SVR (Robinson and Gregory, ; Hickey et al., c; Hansen and Hickey, ). As when they are used in adults. This is Carol Lake's fourth edition of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia but the first edition for which she has partnered with Peter D. Booker from the United Kingdom as coeditor, which gives the textbook a fresh, new appeal compared with the third addition to a new editor from across the Atlantic, multiple new authors have been added, many from outside the United Cited by: 2. And, as an Expert Consult title, this thoroughly updated 4th edition comes with access to the complete fully searchable contents online as well as video clips of pediatric anesthesia procedures, pediatric drug dosage calculators, extended references, and downloadable images for use in electronic presentations.

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