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Title Neurologic outcomes of surgery and anesthesia / edited by George A. Mashour, Michael S. Avidan
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2013
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Contents Anesthetic neurotoxicity / Ansgar Brambrink -- Delirium / Liz Whitlock, Michael Avidan, and Sharon Inouye -- Cognitive decline / Rob Sanders [and others] -- Stroke / George Mashour, Laurel Moore, and Lewis Morgenstern -- Seizures / Sandra Kopp, Adam Jacob, and Adam Niesen -- Post-traumatic stress disorder / Michael Avidan [and others] -- Spinal cord injury 1 : cervical spine / Mazen A. Maktabi -- Spinal cord injury 2 : spine and vascular surgery / Rehan Siddiqui and Rae Allain -- Neuropathic pain (CRPS, central sensitization) / Gary Brenner and Robert Griffin -- Peripheral nerve injury / Chad Brummett and Marnie B. Welch -- Ischemic optic neuropathy / Lorri A. Lee and Vijay K. Rimaiah -- Neurophysiologic monitoring / Antoun Koht, Tod Sloan, and Richard Toleikis -- Neurologic biomarkers / Juan Cata
Summary Most of the developments in perioperative medicine the 20th century were focused on the establishment of standard monitors, biomarkers, and outcomes measures for the cardiovascular and respiratory systems, with marked improvements in perioperative safety. The fields of anesthesiology and perioperative medicine have now shifted to the consideration of the nervous system. Complications such as delirium, cognitive decline, anesthetic neurotoxicity, stroke and other devastating nervous system events are only now developing significant scientific and clinical attention
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Nervous System Diseases -- etiology
Anesthesia -- adverse effects
Postoperative Complications
Anesthesia -- Side effects
Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Etiology
Surgery -- Complications
Genre/Form Elektronische boeken.
Form Electronic book
Author Avidan, Michael, editor
Mashour, George A. (George Alexander), 1969- editor
ISBN 0199895732