Neuroanaesthesia by Michael NathansonNeuroanaesthesia by Michael Nathanson


EditorMichael Nathanson, Iain K. Moppett, Matt Wiles

Paperback | April 30, 2011

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This concise pocketbook provides accessible, clear guidelines on neuroanaesthesia and the management of head injuries. It includes information on the basic sciences relevant to the specialty; the general principles of neuroanaesthesia including preoperative assessment, management of theairway, positioning, temperature control, fluid administration, analgesia, and postoperative care. It also covers the management of surgical procedures such as craniotomy for vascular procedures, craniotomy for non-vascular procedures, spinal cord and spinal surgery, as well as neuroimaging andinterventional neuroradiology procedures; paediatric neuroanaesthesia, and head injury including immediate care, surgery for evacuation of haematoma, neurosurgical critical care, and brain death. Problems and complications during anaesthesia will also be addressed.Written by experienced consultants and experts in their field this book contains information, management suggestions and protocols to enable trainee anaesthetists and non-specialist (general) anaesthetists work successfully in clinical situations armed with knowledge and advice to performeffectively. For FRCA candidates it provides a unique source of information which can be annotated for personal learning needs.
Michael Nathanson is Consultant Neuroanaesthetist at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK. Iain K. Moppett is Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant Anaesthetist in the Division of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care at the University of Nottingham, UK. Matt Wiles is Consultant Neuroanaesth...
Title:NeuroanaesthesiaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.67 inPublished:April 30, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199225834

ISBN - 13:9780199225835


Table of Contents

1. Anatomy and physiology2. Pharmacology3. Monitoring and imaging4. General principles of neuroanaesthesia5. Positioning and surgical approaches6. Intracranial surgery (non-vascular)7. Cerebrovascular surgery8. Cranial surgery9. Spinal surgery10. Neurodiagnostics and interventional procedures11. Acute brain injury12. Postoperative management