Essentials of Neuroanesthesia and Neurointensive Care

By Arun K. Gupta, MD and Adrian W. Gelb, MD, ChB, FRCP(C)
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The information you really need! This title in the Essentials of Anesthesia and Critical Care series presents core clinical neuroanesthesia and neurointesive care knowledge in a practical, user-friendly format. A manageable size and affordable price makes this an ideal purchase for every clinician who would like an economical yet dependable resource in this specialty.

Key Features
  • Provides the key neuroanesthesia and neurointensive care information you need from authorities you trust.
  • Uses a concise, user-friendly format to help you locate answers quickly.
  • Features key points boxes in each chapter to help you quickly access the most crucial information.
  • Includes annotated references that guide you to the most relevant additional resources.
  • Features a compact size and clinical emphasis that facilitates and enhances bedside patient care.
  • Contains the authoritative guidance of larger reference books without the expense.
ISBN 9781416046530
Table of Content ANATOMY

1. Structure and Function

2. Cerebral Circulation


3. Cerebral Blood Flow and its Control

4. Intracranial Pressure

5. Cerebral Metabolism

6. Cerebral Ischemia

7. Neuroprotection


8. Intravenous Induction Agents

9. Inhalation Agents

10. Opioids and Adjuvants

11. Anticonvulsant


12. Preoperative Evaluation

13. Basic Concepts of Neuroimaging

14. Surgical approaches and positioning

15. Craniotomy for Supratentorial Space Occupying Lesions

16. Craniotomy for Vascular Lesions

17. Craniotomy for Posterior Fossa Lesions

18. Anesthesia for Epilepsy Surgery

19. Awake Craniotomy

20. Stereotactic Surgery

21. Pituitary Surgery

22. Anesthesia for Head Injury

23. Anesthesia for Spinal Surgery

24. Airway Management

25. Carotid Endarterectomy

26. Anesthesia for Neuroradiology

27. Anesthesia & Sedation for Imaging outside OR

28. Anesthesia for Pediatric Neurosurgery

29. Anesthesia for Pediatric Neurotrauma

30. Recovery/PACU


31. Spinal Cord Trauma

32. Head Injury: Initial Resuscitation and Transfer

33. Head Injury: ICU Management

34. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

35. Fluid Management

36. Electrolyte Disorders

37. Status Epilepticus

38. Brain Stem Death


39. ICP

40. Jugular Bulb Oxygenation

41. Tissue oxygenation

42. Microdialysis

43. Evoked Potentials

44. EEG and Cerebral Function Monitoring

45 Measurement of CBF including TransCranial Doppler


46. Neuromuscular Disorders

47. Neuroanesthesia in Pregnancy

CASE SCENARIOS with Discussion
Author Information By Arun K. Gupta, MD, Macintosh Professor of Anesthesiology, Consultant in Neurointensive Care, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK and Adrian W. Gelb, MD, ChB, FRCP(C), Professor, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Trim 229 x 152 (6 x 9)
Pages 368
Publication Date 06-08-2008
Stock Status Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for delivery
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