Duke's Anesthesia Secrets E-Book

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Get quick answers to the most important clinical questions with Duke’s Anesthesia Secrets, 5th Edition! Authors James Duke, MD and Brian M. Keech, MD present this easy-to-read, bestselling resource that uses the popular and trusted Secrets Series® Q&A format. It provides rapid access to the practical, "in-the-trenches" know-how you need to succeed – both in practice and on board and recertification exams.

  • Zero in on key information with bulleted lists, tables, mnemonics, illustrations, practical tips from the authors, and "Key Points" boxes that provide a concise overview of important board-relevant content.
  • Review essential material efficiently with the "Top 100 Secrets in Anesthesiology" – perfect for last-minute study or self-assessment.
  • Get the evidence-based guidance you need to provide optimal care for your patients – ideal for medical students, residents, fellows, and practitioners.
  • Apply all the latest advances in techniques, technology, and pharmacology, and explore effective solutions to a full range of clinical issues in anesthesiology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780323249782
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 01/29/2015
Series: Secrets
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 528
Sales rank: 295,950
File size: 7 MB

Table of Contents

Section 1: Basics of Patient Management

1. Autonomic Nervous System

  James C. Duke

2. Respiratory and Pulmonary Physiology

  Barbara Wilkey

3. Blood Gas and Acid-Base Analysis

  James C. Duke

4. Volume Regulation, Volume Disturbances and Fluid Replacement

  James C. Duke

5. Electrolytes

  James C. Duke

6. Transfusion Therapy

  James C. Duke

7. Coagulation

  Jason P. Krutsch

8. Airway Management

  James C. Duke

9. Pulmonary Function Testing

  James C. Duke

Section 2: Pharmacology

10. Volatile Anesthetics

  Michelle Dianne Herren

11. Opioids

  Christopher L. Ciarallo

12. Intravenous Anesthetics and Benzodiazepines

  Olivia B. Romano

13. Muscle Relaxants and Monitoring of Relaxant Activity

  James C. Duke

14. Local Anesthetics

  Sunil Kumar and James C. Duke

15. Inotropes and Vasodilator Drugs

  Michael Kim and Nathaen Weitzel

16. Preoperative Medication

  James C. Duke

Section 3: Preparing for Anesthesia

17. Preoperative Evaluation

  James C. Duke and Mark Chandler

18. The Anesthesia Machine and Vaporizers, and Anesthesia Circuits and Ventilators

  James C. Duke

19. Patient Positioning

  James C. Duke

20. Mechanical Ventilation in Critical Illness

  James B. Haenel and Jeffrey L. Johnson

Section 4: Patient Monitoring and Procedures

21. Pulse Oximetry

  Renee Koltes-Edwards

22. Capnography

  James C. Duke

23. Central Venous Catheterization and Pressure Monitoring

  Daniel R. Beck and Jacob Friedman

24. Flow Directed Therapy

  Bethany Benish

Section 5: Perioperative Problems

25. Blood Pressure Disturbances, Arterial Catheterization, and Blood Pressure Monitoring

  James C. Duke

26. Awareness During Anesthesia

  Aaron Murray

27. Temperature Disturbances

  James C. Duke

28. Postanesthetic Care

  Michael M. Sawyer

Section 6: Anesthesia and Systemic Disease

29. Ischemic Heart Disease and Myocardial Infarction

  Tamas Seres

30. Heart Failure

  Tamas Seres

31. Valvular Heart Disease

  Tamas Seres

32. Aorto-Occlusive Diseases

  Gurdev S. Rai

33. Intracranial and Cerebrovascular Disease

  Gurdev S. Rai

34. Reactive Airway Disease

  Malcolm Packer

35. Aspiration

  Malcolm Packer

36. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

  Howard J. Miller

37. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)

  James B. Haenel and Jeffrey L. Johnson

38. Pulmonary Hypertension

  Nathaen Weitzel and Benjamin Atwood

39. Perioperative Hepatic Dysfunction and Liver Transplantation

  Matthew J. Fiegel

40. Renal Function and Anesthesia

  James C. Duke

41. Increased Intracranial Pressure and Traumatic Brain Injury

  Brian M. Keech

42. Malignant Hyperthermia and Other Motor Diseases

  James C. Duke

43. Degenerative Neuologic Diseases and Neuropathies

  James C. Duke

44. Alcohol and Substance Abuse

  James C. Duke

45. Diabetes Mellitus

  Robert H. Slover and Robin Slover

46. Nondiabetic Endocrine Disease

  James C. Duke

47. Obesity and Sleep Apnea

  Gillian E. Johnson and James C. Duke

48. Allergic Reactions

  James C. Duke

49. Herbal Supplements

  James C. Duke

Section 7: Special Anesthetic Considerations

50. Trauma

  James C. Duke

51. The Burned Patient, Laser Surgery, and Operating Room Fires

  Philip R. Levin, Alma N. Juels and James C. Duke

52. Nenonatal Anesthesia

  Rita Agarwal and Laurie M. Steward

53. Pediatric Anesthesia

  Rita Agarwal and Laurie M. Steward

54. Congenital Heart Disease

  Lawrence I. Schwartz and Robert H. Freisen

55. Fundamentals of Obstetric Anesthesia

  Ana M. Lobo and Mary DiMiceli

56. Obstetric Analgesia and Anesthesia

  Ana M. Lobo and Mary DiMiceli

57. High-Risk Obstetrics

  Ana M. Lobo and Mary DiMiceli

58. Geriatric Anesthesia

  Gurdev S. Rai

59. Sedation and Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room

  James C. Duke and Mark H. Chandler

60. Pacemakers and Internal Cardioverter Defibrillators

  Christopher M. Lowery and James C. Duke

Section 8: Regional Anesthesia

61. Spinal Anesthesia

  James C. Duke

62. Epidural Analgesia and Anesthesia

  Rachel M. Kacmar and Andrea J. Fuller

63. Peripheral Nerve Blocks

  Ronald Valdivieso

Section 9: Anesthetic Considerations in Selected Surgical Procedures

64. Principles of Anesthesia in Heart Transplantation

  Tamas Seres

65. Cardiopulmonary Bypass

  Barbara Wilkey and Nathaen Weitzel

66. Lung Isolation Techniques

  Mark Twite and Lawrence I. Schwartz

67. Somatosensory-Evoked Potentials and Spinal Surgery

  Daniel J. Janik

68. Anesthesia for Craniotomy

  Daniel J. Janik

69. Minimally Invasive Surgery

  Prairie N. Robinson and James C. Duke

70. Electroconvulsive Therapy

  Philip R. Levin and Alma N. Juels

Section 10: Pain Management

71. Acute Pain Management

  Robin Slover, Jennifer A. Zieg, and Rachel G. Clopton

72. Chronic Pain Management

  Ronald Valdivieso and Jason P. Krutsch

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