Author: Karen L. PlausBook Description
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
Category : Medical
Languages : en
Pages : 503
Authored by leading CRNAs, this comprehensive text fills the need for a current, easy-to-read pediatric anesthesia handbook. Readers will find succinct and up-to-date strategies for the pediatric population. Topics include physiology, pediatric patient preparation, surgical procedures, diseases and conditions, and anesthesia considerations. Covers pediatric anatomy physiology pharmacology surgical procedures common diseases equipment airway management pain management preoperative and postoperative care and much more. Follows a consistent organization that parallels the way CRNAs approach patients. Features a concise, quick-access outline format, with abundant tables, charts, and diagrams that display information at a glance. Includes recommended readings and references in every chapter.