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Anesthesia for Obstetrics

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ISBN-10: 0683077511

ISBN-13: 9780683077513

Edition: 3rd 1993 (Revised)

Authors: Sol M. Shnider, Gershon Levinson

List price: $125.00
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The latest edition of this leading reference is updated to address important new developments and issues such as AIDS. This book has served as the standard text in obstetrical anaesthesia since the publication of the first edition nearly 15 years ago. New to this edition are chapters on anaesthesiology and the drug-addicted mother and HIV in the delivery suite.
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List price: $125.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 1993
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 768
Language: English

Preface to Third Edition
Preface to First Edition
Obstetric Physiology and Pharmacology
Maternal Physiologic Alterations During Pregnancyp. 3
Uteroplacental Circulation and Respiratory Gas Exchangep. 19
Obstetric Anesthesia and Uterine Blood Flowp. 29
Effects of Anesthesia on Uterine Activity and Laborp. 53
Perinatal Pharmacologyp. 71
Anesthesia for Vaginal Delivery
Choice of Local Anesthetics in Obstetricsp. 83
Psychologic and Alternative Techniques for Obstetric Anesthesiap. 103
Systemic Medication for Labor and Deliveryp. 115
Regional Anesthesia for Labor and Deliveryp. 135
Intraspinal Opiates in Obstetricsp. 157
Inhalation Analgesia and Anesthesia for Vaginal Deliveryp. 193
Obstetric Complications
Anesthesia for Cesarean Sectionp. 211
Anesthesia for Postpartum Sterilization Surgeryp. 247
Anesthesia for Surgery During Pregnancyp. 259
Anesthesia for Fetal Procedures and Surgeryp. 281
Anesthesia for Abnormal Positions and Presentations and Multiple Birthsp. 297
Anesthetic Considerations in Preeclampsia-Eclampsiap. 305
Anesthesia for Preterm Labor and Deliveryp. 337
Coagulation Disorders and Hemoglobinopathies in the Obstetric and Surgical Patientp. 365
Amniotic Fluid Embolismp. 377
Antepartum and Postpartum Hemorrhagep. 385
Anesthetic Complications
Hypotension and Regional Anesthesia in Obstetricsp. 397
Pulmonary Aspiration of Gastric Contentsp. 407
Neurologic Complications of Regional Anesthesia for Obstetricsp. 433
Anesthesia-Related Maternal Mortalityp. 455
Obstetric Anesthesia and Lawsuits
General Considerations and Recommendationsp. 467
Review of Obstetric Anesthesia Closed Claimsp. 475
Nonobstetric Disorders During Pregnancy
Anesthesia for the Pregnant Cardiac Patientp. 485
Anesthesia for the Pregnant Patient with Asthmap. 525
Anesthesia for the Pregnant Diabetic Patientp. 539
Anesthesia for Neurosurgery During Pregnancyp. 551
Anesthesia for the Pregnant Patient with Neuromuscular Disordersp. 563
Anesthesia for the Morbidly Obese Pregnant Patientp. 581
Anesthesia for the Pregnant Patient with Immunologic Disordersp. 597
Fetus and Newborn
Human Immunodeficiency Virus in the Delivery Suitep. 617
Anesthesia and the Drug-Addicted Motherp. 633
Evaluation of the Fetusp. 645
Diagnosis and Management of Fetal Asphyxiap. 657
Evaluation of the Neonatep. 671
Resuscitation of the Newbornp. 693
Fetal and Neonatal Effects of Maternally Administered Drugsp. 709
Indexp. 723
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