Oxford Textbook of Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care by Ernesto A. Pretto

Oxford Textbook of Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care

EditorErnesto A. Pretto, Gianni Biancofiore, Andre DeWolf

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Saving lives through organ transplantation has become increasingly possible thanks to advances in research and care. Today, the complex field of transplantation continues to develop rapidly, fuelled by demographic change and further evolutions in scientific understanding. The Oxford Textbook of Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care has been written and edited by pioneers in the field of organ transplantation with an international team of authors, in order to equip anaesthetists and intensivists with the knowledge and training necessary to provide high quality andevidence-based care. The text addresses fundamentals aspects of scientific knowledge, care of the donor patient, transplant ethics and special considerations. Dedicated sections address each of the major organs; kidney, pancreas, liver, heart and lung, intestinal and multivisceral. Within each organ-based section,expert authors explore underlying disease, planning for transplantation, specialized procedures, perioperative and critical care management as well as post-transplant considerations. Focus points for future developments in transplant immunology are also set out, inspiring current practitioners toengage with current clinical research and help participate in the further advancement of the science of transplantation. The print edition of the Oxford Textbook of Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical Care comes with a year's access to the online version on Oxford Medicine Online. By activating your unique access code, you can read and annotate the full text online, follow links from the references to primary researchmaterials, and view, enlarge and download all the figures and tables.

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Ernesto A. Pretto, Jr. is Professor and Chief, Division of Transplant and Vascular Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management at Miami Transplant Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital, USA. Gianni Biancofiore is Head Anestesia e Rianimazione SSN at A...
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Title:Oxford Textbook of Transplant Anaesthesia and Critical CareFormat:HardcoverDimensions:496 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0.03 inPublished:January 30, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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1. John Klinck, MD, FRCPC (Cambridge University) Ernesto A. Pretto, Jr. MD, MPH, (University of Miami): A History of Organ Transplantation2. Dan Bruggemeyer, MD, Nikole Neidlinger, MD, Sean van Slyck MD: The Development of Organ Sharing and Procurement Systems Worldwide3. Gabriela A. Berlakovich MD, FEBS, Thomas Soliman MD: Donor Allocation and Transplant Logistics4. James L Nelson PhD: Acquiring Organs Ethically: Problems and Prospects5. Benjamin E. Hippen, PhD: Organ Allocation: A Guide for the Perplexed6. Robin N. Fiore, PhD: Ethical Issues in Transplant Tourism and Organ Commercialism7. Darren Malinoski, MD, Shariq Raza MD, Ali Salim, MD,: Neurologic Determination of Death and Organ Donation8. Matthew Bloom, MD, Ali Salim, MD, Darren Malinoski, MD: Critical Care of the Organ Donor9. Claus Niemann: Research in Organ Donors (Future Directions)10. Ernesto A. Pretto, Jr. MD, MPH, Kyota Fukazawa, MD, Antonello Pileggi, MD, PhD: Organ Resuscitation11. Phillip Ruiz, MD, PhD, George Burke, MD, Gaetano Ciancio, MD, PhD: Transplant Immunology12. Kazuhiko Yamada, PhD, M.D.: Xenotransplantation13. Prof. Giuseppe Segoloni, Prof. Francesca Egidi: Indications, Evaluation and Selection of the Kidney Transplant Recipient14. Maria Gabriella Costa, MD: Kidney Transplantation: Perioperative Management15. Piero Marchetti, MD, Ugo Boggi, MD: Diabetes Mellitus: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Medical Management16. Kumar Belani, MD, Ugo Boggi, MD, George Burke, MD: Kidney- Pancreas and Pancreas Transplantation17. Camillo Ricordi, MD, Antonello Pileggi, MD: Islet Cell Transplantation18. Kumar Belani, MD, Martin Birch, MD: Critical Care of the Kidney, Kidney-Pancreas and Pancreas Transplant Recipient19. Andre DeWolf MD, Paul Martin MD, Hui-Hui Tan: Liver Disease: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Medical Management20. John O'Grady, MB: Liver Transplantation: Indications, Selection, Organ Allocation and Outcomes21. John Klinck, MD, Andreas De Gaspari, MD: Critical Care Management of the Patient with Liver Disease22. John Klinck MD, Andre DeWolf MD: Perioperative Management of the Liver Transplant Recipient23. Samantha Vizzini, MD, Anurhag Johri, MD, Faisal Anis, MD, Ernesto A. Pretto, Jr. MD, MPH, William Peruzzi MD: Critical Care of the Liver Transplant Recipient24. Anand Sharma, MD, Gyu-Sam Hwang, MD PhD, Stuart Andrew McCluskey, MD, PhD,: Perioperative Management of the Live Liver Donor25. James Bennett MB, BS: Paediatric Liver Transplantation: Assessment and Anaesthetic Management26. Richard Neal MBBChir, MRCPCH, Oliver Bagshaw MB BCh: Critical Care of the Paediatric Liver Transplant Recipient27. Kyota Fukazawa, MD, Seigo Nishida, MD, Rodrigo Vianna, MD, Ernesto A. Pretto, Jr., MD, MPH: Isolated intestine and Multi-Visceral Transplantation28. Lydia Jorge, MD, Kimberley Kimmel, MD: Paediatric Intestinal and Multi-Visceral Transplantation29. Lydia Jorge, MD, Haran Fisher, MD: Critical Care of the Intestinal and Multi-visceral Transplant Recipient30. Andrew Roscoe: Heart Transplantation31. Marcin Wasowicz: Heart-Lung Transplantation32. Derek Rosen, Marcello Cypel, Peter D. Slinger: Lung Transplantation33. Elod Szabo: Paediatric Heart and Lung Transplantation34. Andrew Steel: Critical Care of the Heart, Lung and Heart-Lung Recipient35. Fouad Souki, MD, Michael C. Lewis, MD: Geriatric Transplant Anaesthesia36. Richard Charlewood FCPath(Haem) FRCP(Edin) , Dr. Kerry Gunn MBChB DA(UK): Transfusion Medicine in Organ Transplantation37. Andrew Watts MD, Kirsten Naguit, MD: Specialized Equipment and Procedures: Blood Salvage, Rapid Infusion and Renal Replacement Therapy38. Mark Hayman, MD, Andrew Watts MD: Coagulation and Hemodynamic Monitoring39. Luz Aguina, MD, Ernesto A Pretto, Jr. MD MPH: Anaesthesia for Non-Transplant Surgery in the Organ Transplant Recipient40. Katherine Hoctor, MD, Sudharma Ranasinghe, MD: The Anaesthetic Implications of Pregnancy after Organ Transplantation41. Karina Rando, Claus Niemann, MD: Starting a New Transplant Program42. Justin Parekh, MD, Ryutaro Hirose, MD: Data Management and Quality Control