Evaluation and preoperative preparation of the pediatric patient

Rahul Dasgupta, Hani Hanna

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Abstract

Numerous studies indicate that outcomes for pediatric patients are improved when the anesthesia caregiver has advanced training and knowledge of pediatric anesthesiology. Essentials of Pediatric Anesthesiology is a unique new handbook, providing a clinically relevant and easy-to-read review of all key topics in this important field. Written and edited by leading pediatric anesthesia physicians, each chapter takes a consistent approach, guaranteeing this book is user-friendly and authoritative throughout. Topics include physiology, anatomy, equipment, a comprehensive overview of relevant disease states, and special topics such as regional anesthesia, complications, and anesthesia for remote locations. Numerous diagrams, tables and figures help to organize the information for easy reference. Whether you choose to dip into a particular chapter or read the book cover to cover, Essentials of Pediatric Anesthesiology is a valuable review book for all residents, fellows and clinical practitioners needing to improve or refresh their understanding of pediatric anesthesia management.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEssentials of Pediatric Anesthesiology
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages289-297
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9781107375338
ISBN (Print)9781107698680
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

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    Dasgupta, R., & Hanna, H. (2014). Evaluation and preoperative preparation of the pediatric patient. In Essentials of Pediatric Anesthesiology (pp. 289-297). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1007/9781107375338