Monitoring in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine By Edited by Casey D. Blitt
Monitoring in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
by Edited by Casey D. Blitt
This revised and expanded edition aims to cover the entire field of monitoring for the anaesthetized and critically ill patient. It includes new chapters on transoeophagal data collection, pulse oximetry, monitoring in unusual environments and patient safety.
Part 1 General principles: a philosophy of monitoring; the senses as monitors; precordial and esophageal stethoscopes; monitoring and patient safety; cost; benefit analysis on monitoring. Part 2 Cardiovascular system: noninvasive blood pressure monitoring; invasive blood pressure monitoring; electrocardiographic monitoring; central venous pressure monitoring; the Swan-Ganz catheter - past and present; pulmonary artery catheterization; transesophageal data collection. Part 3 Monitoring the respiratory system: respiratory monitoring; monitoring anesthetic and respiratory gases; blood gas monitoring; pulse oximetry. Part 4 Monitoring and the central nervous system: the electroenecephalogram; evoked potential monitoring; monitoring intracranial pressure. Part 5 Miscellaneous monitoring: temperature monitoring; monitoring the kidney and urine; miscellaneous blood measurements; monitoring the anesthetic delivery system; monitoring the neuromuscular junction; the computer in anesthesia; monitoring in unusual environments. Part 6 Monitoring and subspecialities: monitoring in neuroanesthesia; monitoring in cardia anesthesia; monitoring in the pediatric patient; monitoring in obstetric anesthesia; monitoring in the intensive care setting; monitoring modalitites of the future.
Monitoring in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine by Edited by Casey D. Blitt
Edited by Casey D. Blitt
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