Esta web utiliza cookies técnicas, de personalización y análisis, propias y de terceros,
para facilitarle la navegación y analizar estadísticas del uso de la web.
Si continúa navegando, consideramos que acepta su uso
5% de descuento en todos los libros solicitados por la web
This updated second edition of Gupta and Gelb's Essentials of Neuroanesthesia and Neurointensive Care contains the ideal combination of updated information for the practitioner, presented in easy-to-digest short chapters. With an essential clinical focus on key neuroanesthesia and neurointensive care knowledge, it is a practical guide for any practitioner of neuroanesthesia, beginner, occasional or experienced. The user-friendly format contains bullet points to ensure retention of important data, key points to summarize the take-home messages, suitable images to enhance understanding, and pertinent and appropriate references to allow for further exploration of the topics. This book is ideal for residents and others undergoing neuroanesthesia training. It is also a great tool for Operating Room nurses and other OR support workers, neurosurgical residents and neurointensive care professionals. This will also be a useful book to supplement knowledge for postgraduate fellowship and Board examinations.
Updated chapters include more graphics, with contents to allow a quick overview of topics Key points sections at the start of each chapter allow for quick summary of information Includes a new chapter on anesthesia for stereotactic and endoscopic neurosurgical procedures Offers more chapters on intensive care management of patients
Table of Contents
Part I. Anatomy: 1. Structure and function of the brain and spinal cord 2. Cerebral circulation Part II. Physiology: 3. Cerebral blood flow and its control 4. Cerebral metabolism 5. The intracranial compartment and intracranial pressure 6. Cerebral ischemia 7. Intraoperative brain protection Part III. Pharmacology: 8. Intravenous anesthetic agents 9. Volatile anesthetic agents 10. Opioids and adjuvant drugs Part IV. Neuroanesthesia: 11. Preoperative assessment 12. Basic concepts of neuroimaging 13. Neurosurgical operative approaches 14. Surgical positioning 15. Anesthesia for supratentorial surgery 16. Anesthesia for intracranial vascular lesions 17. Anesthesia for posterior Fossa lesions 18. Anesthesia for CSF diversion and endoscopic neurosurgical procedures 19. Anesthesia for epilepsy surgery and anticonvulsants 20. Perioperative management of awake craniotomy 21. Anesthesia for stereotactic and other functional neurosurgery 22. Anesthesia for pituitary surgery 23. Anesthesia for patients with head injury 24. Anesthesia for spinal surgery 25. Airway management and cervical spine disease 26. Carotid endarterectomy 27. Anesthesia and sedation for neuroimaging outside the OR 28. Anesthesia for interventional neuroradiology 29. Anesthesia for neurosurgery in infants and children 30. Anesthetic considerations for pediatric neurotraums 31. Postanesthesia care unit Part V. Neurointensive Care: 32. Spinal cord injury 33. Head injury: initial resuscitation and transfer 34. Intensive care management of acute head injury 35. Intracranial hemorrhage: ICU management 36. Management of acute stroke 37. Central nervous systems infections 38. Central venous sinus thrombosis 39. Autonomic dysfunction 40. Fluid management 41. Electrolyte disorders 42. Status epilepticus 43. Guillain-Barre syndrome and myasthenia Gravis 44. Brain death Part VI. Monitoring: 45. Intracranial pressure monitoring 46. Jugular venous oximetry 47. Cerebral oxygenation 48. Microdialysis 49. Electromyography and evoked potentials 50. Electroencephalography and nervous system function monitoring 51. TCDs and cerebral blood flow measurement Part VII. Miscellaneous: 52. Neuroanesthesia in pregnancy 53. Clinical information resources 54. Case scenarios.