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Perioperative anesthetic care of the obese patient / edited by Vilma E. Ortiz, Jeanine Wiener-Kronish.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Informa Healthcare, c2010.
Description:
x, 223 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. 1. Preoperative -- 1. Cardiovascular Effects of Obesity / Meredith A. Albrecht and Ronald F. Albrecht II -- 2. Respiratory Concerns in the Obese Patient / Matthias Eikermann -- 3. Renal Changes in Obesity / William J. Benedetto -- 4. Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Changes with Obesity / Mark A. Hoeft and Vilma E. Ortiz -- 5. Endocrine Changes in Obesity / Gregory Ginsburg -- 6. Hematological Considerations in the Obese Patient / Jonathan E. Charnin -- 7. Preoperative Evaluation of the Obese Patient / Jean Kwo -- 8. Psychological Considerations for Patients with Severe Obesity Presenting for Surgery / Stephanie Sogg -- Pt. 2. Intraoperative Management -- 9. Anesthetic Drug Administration / John L. Walsh -- 10. Airway Management in the Obese / Torin D. Shear -- 11. Perioperative Monitoring of the Obese Patient / Hovig V. Chitilian -- 12. Physiologic Changes with Pneumoperitoneum in the Obese Patient / Lorenzo Berra and William R. Kimball -- 13. Intraoperative Positioning and Nerve Injury / Aalok V. Agarwala -- 14. Metabolic Surgery for the Treatment of Obesity-Related Comorbidities / Janey S. A. Pratt and Fawsi S. Khayat -- 15. Regional Anesthesia in the Obese Patient / Shubha V. Y. Raju and Tim Canty -- Pt. 3. Postoperative Care -- 16. Postanesthesia Care of the Obese Patient / Nicholas C. Watson and Edward A. Bittner -- 17. Critical Care of the Obese Patient / Nicholas C. Watson and Edward A. Bittner -- Pt. 4. Special Situations -- 18. The Obese Parturient / Heather A. Panaro and Vilma E. Ortiz -- 19. The Obese Pediatric Patient / Roland Brusseau -- 20. The Obese Trauma Patient / Heena P. Santry and Marc de Moya.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781420095302 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 1420095307 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009025805
OCLC:
416216017
Related name:
RCP:
C - S