Catastrophic Perioperative Complications and Management

A Comprehensive Textbook

  • Charles J. Fox, III
  • Elyse M. Cornett
  • G. E. Ghali

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. J. Arthur Saus, Katelyn R. Hopper, Barron J. O’Neal Jr.
    Pages 1-17
  3. Andrew J. Brunk, Ken P. Ehrhardt Jr, Jeremy B. Green, Susie M. Mothersele, Alan David Kaye
    Pages 19-29
  4. Elyse M. Cornett, Rebecca A. Moreci, Nadejda Korneeva, Mark R. Jones
    Pages 31-44
  5. Tomas Carvajal, Lopa Misra, Michael Molloy, Veerandra Koyyalamudi
    Pages 45-59
  6. Jennifer E. Woerner, Andrew T. Meram, Spencer Armuth
    Pages 61-81
  7. G. E. Ghali, Andrew T. Meram, Blake C. Garrett
    Pages 83-94
  8. Jeffrey P. Cardinale, Nigel Gillespie, Liane Germond
    Pages 95-103
  9. Michael Franklin, J. Arthur Saus, Yury Rapoport, Nicholas Darensburg
    Pages 105-119
  10. Treniece Eubanks, Yury Rapoport, Leslie Robichaux, Farees S. Hyatali, Tomasina Parker-Actlis
    Pages 121-131
  11. Usama Iqbal, Jaime Sanders, Longqiu Yang, Mingqiang Li, Marcus Zebrower, Henry Liu
    Pages 133-149
  12. J. Arthur Saus, Harish Siddaiah, Farees S. Hyatali
    Pages 151-159
  13. Evangelyn Okereke, Shilpadevi Patil, Gregory Allred
    Pages 161-176
  14. Kraig S. de Lanzac, Joseph R. Koveleskie
    Pages 177-195
  15. Chizoba N. Mosieri, Mary E. Arthur
    Pages 197-211
  16. Rayhan Tariq, S. Nini Malayaman, Hong Yan, Usama Iqbal, Mingqiang Li, Marcus Zebrower et al.
    Pages 213-225
  17. Elyse M. Cornett, Matthew B. Novitch, Julia B. Kendrick, Jennifer M. Kaiser, Patricia D. Toro-Perez, Alex B. Shulman et al.
    Pages 227-244
  18. R. Edward Betcher, Karen Berken
    Pages 245-260
  19. Sonja A. Gennuso, Brendon M. Hart, Hiroki Komoto, Tomasina Parker-Actlis
    Pages 261-274
  20. Joshua E. Dibble, Arthur L. Calimaran
    Pages 275-285
  21. Mary E. Arthur, Chizoba N. Mosieri
    Pages 287-304
  22. Benjamin Homra, Allison Clark
    Pages 305-316
  23. Blas Catalani, Steven Boggs, Ezekiel Tayler
    Pages 317-326
  24. Matthew R. Eng, Tayyab Khan, Ramla Farooq
    Pages 339-346
  25. Jonathan P. Eskander, Tara Marie P. Eskander, Julia A. LeMense
    Pages 347-353
  26. J. L. Epps, Courtney E. Read
    Pages 355-370
  27. Adam P. Roth, Patrick O. McConville, Robert Craft
    Pages 371-388
  28. Ophélie Loup, Markus M. Luedi
    Pages 389-396
  29. William K. Hart, Robert C. Macauley, Daniel A. Hansen, Mitchell H. Tsai
    Pages 397-406
  30. Back Matter
    Pages 407-418

About this book


This textbook provides educational material for the many students, as well as nurses, residents or attending physicians who participate in perioperative medicine. It focuses on the most serious perioperative complications and includes a discussion of the pathophysiologic and pharmacologic implications unique to each. Additionally, the textbook provides medicolegal information pertinent to those providing care to these patients. All chapters are written with the most current and relevant information by leading experts in each field.The layout and format is designed to be purposeful, logical and visually effective. Other features include review questions and answers, chapter summaries and shaded call-out boxes to facilitate learning.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Charles J. Fox, III
    • 1
  • Elyse M. Cornett
    • 2
  • G. E. Ghali
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyLSU Health ShreveportShreveportUSA
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiologyLSU Health ShreveportShreveportUSA
  3. 3.Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Head and Neck SurgeryLouisiana State University Health Sciences Center – ShreveportShreveportUSA

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