ISBN 9788184736601,Handbook of Neuroanesthesia

Handbook of Neuroanesthesia



PeePee Publishers and Distributors Pvt

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788184736601

ISBN-10 8184736606

Paper Back

Number of Pages 480 Pages
Language (English)

Biography: science, technology & medicine

Thoroughly updated for its Fifth Edition, this handbook is an essential guide to perioperative management of neurosurgical patients. In a quick-reference outline format, the book provides detailed information about the anesthetic management of neurosurgical and neuroradiologic procedures and the intensive care of neurosurgical patients and those who have sustained traumatic brain and spinal cord injury.
Features of Book

Illustrative Clinical Case at the beginning of each chapter
A summary or Chapter Highlights
Provides vital pre-operative, post-operative, intra-operative and peri-operative techniques
A new chapter on information technology
Website information in the chapters
Several new authors with fresh perspectives

Table of Contents
Part 1: General Considerations

Physiology and Metabolism of the Brain and Spinal Cord
Effects of Anesthesia on Cerebral and Spinal Cord Physiology Rosemary
Neurophysiologic Monitoring
Improving Neurologic Recovery from Cerebral Ischemia
The Management of Pain in the Neurosurgical Patient
Anesthesia and Neurosurgery: A Communication Paradigm

Part 2: Anesthetic Management

Anesthetic Management of Head Trauma
Anesthesia for Supratentorial Tumors
Anesthesia for Posterior Fossa Surgery
Anesthetic Management of Cerebral Aneurysms and Arteriovenous Malformations
Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease
Neuroendocrine Procedures
Epilepsy, Epilepsy Surgery, Awake Craniotomy for Tumor Surgery, and Intra-operative Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Spinal Cord: Injury and Procedures
Pediatric Neuroanesthesia
Neurosurgery in the Pregnant Patient
Anesthetic Management of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventional Neuroradiologic Procedures
Anesthetic Management of Diagnostic Neuroradiology
Parkinson&rsquos Disease and Deep Brain Stimulator Insertion
Intra-operative Imaging Modalities: Magnetic Resonance, Positron Emission Tomography, Gamma Knife, and Stereotactic Surgery

Part 3: Postanesthesia Care Unit and Intensive Care

Complications in the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit
Respiratory Care of the Neurosurgical Patient
Cardiovascular Therapy
Fluid and Electrolyte Management
Nutritional Support in the Critically Ill Patient
Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke and Brain Death

Part 4: Appendices

Information Technology: Accessing and Exchanging Information
ASA Practice Guidelines: Prevention of Post-operative Visual Loss and Prevention of Post-operative Neuropathies.