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What’s New in Anesthesiology

  • T. H. Stanley

Part of the Developments in Critical Care Medicine and Anesthesiology book series (DCCA, volume 17)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. P. Foëx, B. Leone
    Pages 1-8
  3. P. Foëx, C. Arvieux, J. G. Ramsay
    Pages 21-27
  4. P. Barash
    Pages 41-48
  5. R. Merin
    Pages 53-60
  6. Alan S. Tonnesen
    Pages 115-121
  7. Alan S. Tonnesen
    Pages 161-165
  8. A. P. Winnie
    Pages 167-172
  9. T. H. Joyce III
    Pages 189-193
  10. Thomas H. Joyce III
    Pages 195-198
  11. Alan Jay Schwartz
    Pages 199-207

About this book

Introduction

Theodore H. Stanley, M. D. What's New in, Anesthesiology in 1988 contains the Refresher Course manuscripts of the presentations of the 33rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology which took place at the Marriott Hotel Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, February 19-23, 1988. The chapters reflect new data, ideas and concepts within the general framework of most recent developments in "evaluation and monitoring cardiac function before, during and after surgery," "new anesthetics and their actions on the heart and peripheral vasculature, and other organ systems," "metabolism and elimination of anesthetics and anesthetic adjuvants," and "recent developments in the anesthetic management of patients with congenital heart disease, renal and pulmonary dysfunction, and diabetes insipidus. " In addition, there are chapters on new developments in "obstetrics," "regional anesthesia," and "anesthetic management of the newborn. " The purposes of the textbook are to 1) act as a reference for the anesthesio­ logists attending the meeting, and,2) serve as a vehicle to bring many of the latest concepts in anesthesiology to others within a short time of the formal presentation. Each chapter is a brief but sharply focused glimpse of the interests in anesthesia expressed at the conference. This book and its chapters should not be considered complete treatises on the subjects addressed but rather attempts to summarize the most salient points. This textbook is the sixth in a continuing series documenting the proceedings of the Postgraduate Course in Salt Lake City.

Keywords

Opiate central nervous system complications congenital heart disease obstetrics surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • T. H. Stanley
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyThe University of Utah Medical SchoolSalt Lake CityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-009-2689-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-7713-2
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-2689-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-5294
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