Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia: A Case-Based Handbook

Paperback | March 1, 2012

EditorKenneth Goldschneider, Andrew Davidson, Eric Wittkugel

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Through 71 case presentations, Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia covers the field of pediatric anesthesiology with a practical, point-of-care approach. Each concisely written case is organized by introduction, learning objectives, case presentation, discussion, summary, annotated references, andfurther reading. In a style akin to the oral board examinations, discussions are framed as questions and answers to encourage thorough analysis and understanding by the reader. Key words are highlighted to emphasize important points, and annotated references allow for further exploration of topics. Multiple approaches often exist for the care of children in any given situation, so various options are discussed when appropriate with advantages and disadvantages closely examined. Since questions posed by real-life clinical situations call for active thinking, this case-based book promotes thesame evaluation and decision-making skills required of the pediatric anesthesia clinician.

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Through 71 case presentations, Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia covers the field of pediatric anesthesiology with a practical, point-of-care approach. Each concisely written case is organized by introduction, learning objectives, case presentation, discussion, summary, annotated references, andfurther reading. In a style akin to the oral ...

Kenneth R. Goldschneider, MD, is Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesia and Pediatrics and Director at the Pain Management Center at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center at the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Andrew Davidson, MBBS, FANZCA, is Associate Professor in the Department of Anae...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:784 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:March 1, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Introduction: How to Use this BookContributorsPart 1: Challenges in Pre-operative consultation and preparation1. Preoperative Anxiety Management2. Electrolyte Disturbance in Pyloric Stenosis3. Upper Respiratory Infection4. Acute Fluid Resuscitation for Intussusception5. Asthmatic for Adenotosillectomy6. Do not Resuscitate Orders in the OR7. Preoperative Fasting in the Pediatric PatientPart 2: Challenges in Pediatric Pharmacology8. Malignant Hyperthermia9. Anaphylaxis10. Anesthesia for MRI11. Egg and Soy allergies and Propofol UsePart 3: Challenges in Airway Management12. Obstructive Sleep Apnea13. Foreign body in the airway14. Laryngospasm15. Tonsillar Bleed16. Difficult Airway17. Airway Reconstruction18. Laryngeal Papillomatosis19. Bacterial Tracheitis vs. EpiglottitisPart 4: Challenges in patients with Pulmonary Disease20. Intraoperative Wheezing21. Cystic Fibrosis22. Pectus Excavatum Repair23. Difficult Ventilation during Laparoscopic FundoplicationPart 5: Challenges in Blood and Fluid Management24. Massive Transfusion in a Child25. Management of Acutely Burned Children26. Management of Burn Patients for Grafting and Excision27. Liver Transplant28. Craniosynostosis Repair29. Kidney TransplantPart 6: Challenges in Congenital Heart Disease30. Children with Congenital Heart Disease for Non-cardiac Surgery31. Single Ventricle Physiology32. Tetralogy of Fallot33. Cardiac Catheterization34. Cardiac MRI35. Pulmonary HypertensionPart 7: Challenges in Ophthalmology36. Opoen Globe RepairPart 8: Challenges in Neurosurgical Conditions and Neuromonitoring37. Prone Positoning for Posterior Fossa Tumor Resection38. Spinal Surgery39. Awareness and Recall during AnesthesiaPart 9: Challenges in Patients with Hematologic and Oncologic Disorders40. Sickle Cell Disease41. Hemophilia42. Oncology Patient43. Opioid tolerant patient44. Mediastinal Mass Biopsy45. Neuroblastoma ResectionPart 10: Challenges in Metabolic and Endocrinologic Conditions46. Diabetic Patient47. Diabetic Ketoacidosis during Appendicitis with Perforation48. Hypopituitary49. Mitochondrial Disorder for Muscle Biopsy50. ObesityPart 11: Challenges in the Perinatal period51. Exploratory Laparotomy for Necrotizing Enterocolitis52. Former Premature Infant for Hernia Repair53. Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair54. Omphalocele/Gastroschisis Repair55. Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair56. Myelomeningocele RepairPart 12: Challenges in Regional Anesthesia and Pain57. Caudal vs. Penile Block58. Neonatal Epidural59. Acute Pain Management60. Peripheral Nerve Block Catheter for Extremity Surgery61. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome in the Emergency DepartmentPart 13: Challenges in Pediatric Syndromes62. Down Syndrome63. Muscular Dystrophy64. Mucopolysaccharidoses65. Epidermolysis Bullosa66. Osteogenesis Imperfecta67. Cerebral PalsyPart 14: Challenges in the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit68. Emergence Agitation69. Stridor after Extubation70. Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting in a Patient with Prolonged QTc71. Disclosure after Complication in the ORIndex