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Title Gastrointestinal and colorectal anesthesia / edited by Chandra M. Kumar, Mark Bellamy
Published New York : Informa Healthcare, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 427 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Physiology of the gastrointestinal tract including splanchnic blood flow and tonometry / Gareth L. Ackland and Monty G. Mythen -- 2. Surgical considerations in upper gastrointestinal surgery / Bussa R. Gopinath, Peter A. Davis, and Chandra M. Kumar -- 3. Surgical considerations in lower gastrointestinal surgery / Tim Brown and Al Windsor -- 4. Stress response during surgery / Grainne Nicholson and George M. Hall -- 5. Measurement and prediction of surgical outcomes / Graham P. Copeland -- 6. Reducing morbidity after colorectal surgery : surgical perspectives / Anil Reddy, Vikram Garoud, and Robert Wilson -- 7. Preoperative assessment / Heinz E. Schulenburg [and others] -- 8. Perioperative fluid management and optimization / Korat Farooq and R. Jonathan T. Wilson -- 9. Regional anesthesia in abdominal surgery / Timothy Jackson and Frank Loughnane -- 10. Sedation for endoscopic procedures / Udvitha C. Nandasoma and Mervyn H. Davies -- 11. Anesthesia for esophagogastric surgery / Ian H. Shaw -- 12. Anesthesia for gastric surgery / Ian H. Shaw and Ian H. Warnell -- 13. Anesthesia for bariatric surgery / Robert Thomas and Mark Bellamy -- 14. Anesthesia for antireflux surgery / Johan Raeder -- 15. Anesthesia for hepatobiliary surgery / Chris P. Snowden and David M. Cressey -- 16. Anesthesia for pancreatic surgery / Iain Jones and Andrew Berrill -- 17. Anesthesia for laparoscopic surgery / John C. Berridge -- 18. Anesthesia for the Carcinoid syndrome / Lennart Christiansson
19. Anesthesia for pheochromocytoma resection / Lennart Christiansson -- 20. Anesthesia for colorectal surgery / Stuart D. Murdoch -- 21. Anesthesia for colorectal surgery in the elderly / Dave Murray -- 22. Rapid recovery after major abdominal surgery / Susan M. Nimmo -- 23. Anesthesia for anorectal surgery / Irwin Foo and Damien Mantle -- 24. Anesthesia for emergency exploratory laparotomy / Elizabeth C. Storey and Andrew B. Lumb -- 25. Postoperative pain management after abdominal surgery / Terry T. Durbin -- 26. Postoperative nausea and vomiting after abdominal surgery / Steven Gayer and Howard Palte -- 27. The role of the critical care unit in abdominal surgery / Ian Nesbitt
Summary This resource stands as the only authoritative text to specifically focus on developments and best practices in anesthesiology for procedures affecting the gastrointestinal tract and related appendages. This book provides in-depth coverage of topics such as risk assessment, stress response, and scoring, as well as spans anesthetic trends and practices for endoscopic and laparoscopic procedures, as well as a variety of invasive procedures including hepatobiliary, pancreatic, colorectal, colonic, and abdominal surgeries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Anesthesia in gastroenterology.
Anesthesia -- methods.
Digestive System Surgical Procedures.
Form Electronic book
Author Bellamy, Mark C.
Kumar, Chandra M.
ISBN 1420014064 (electronic bk.)
9781420014068 (electronic bk.)