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Anesthesia for Congenital Heart Disease (Hardcover)

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Thoroughly updated to reflect new evidence and emerging techniques, with new sections and numerous recent references leading you straight to the most important current research

Includes two new chapters addressing key areas: anesthetic and sedative neurotoxicity in the patient with congenital heart disease (Chapter 9), and anesthesia in the patient with pulmonary hypertension (Chapter 28)

Includes procedural video presentations covering important aspects of congenital cardiac anesthetic practice, such as invasive monitoring catheter insertion, airway management, cardiopulmonary bypass techniques, and basic transesophageal echocardiography

Now in full color, with over 200 illustrations and photographs

Multiple-choice questions accompany each chapter, covering the most crucial learning points to optimize the learning experience for readers at all levels

This updated edition is an essential resource for pediatric and adult anesthesiologists; pediatric and adult cardiothoracic surgeons, especially congenital heart disease specialists; pediatric and adult cardiologists; surgical nurses; and nurse anesthetists.
The third edition of Anesthesia for Congenital Heart Disease, the recognized gold-standard reference in this field, offers a major update and expansion of the textbook to reflect the ongoing development of the practice of pediatric and congenital cardiac anesthesia and the burgeoning knowledge base in this exciting field.

  • Includes two new chapters addressing key areas; anesthetic and sedative neurotoxicity in the patient with congenital heart disease, and anesthesia in the patient with pulmonary hypertension
  • Now in full color, with over 200 illustrations and photographs
  • Includes procedural video presentations covering important aspects of congenital cardiac anesthetic practice, such as invasive monitoring catheter insertion, airway management, cardiopulmonary bypass techniques, and basic transesophageal echocardiography
  • Multiple-choice questions accompany each chapter covering the most crucial learning points to optimize the learning experience for readers at all levels
Number of Pages: 796.0
Genre: Medical
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Language: English
Street Date: September 28, 2015
TCIN: 17245929
UPC: 9781118768259
Item Number (DPCI): 247-04-8027

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