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Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery

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ISBN-10: 1444331434

ISBN-13: 9781444331431

Edition: 6th 2010

Authors: Robert M. Bojar

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The fifth edition of Bojar's Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery remains the gold standard for management of adult patients undergoing cardiac surgery.The easily referenced outline format allows health practitioners of all levels to understand and apply basic concepts to patient care--perfect for cardiothoracic and general surgery residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, cardiologists, medical students, and critical care nurses involved in the care of both routine and complex cardiac surgery patients.This comprehensive guide features: Detailed presentation addressing all aspects of perioperative care for adult cardiac surgery patients Outline format allowing…    
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Book details

Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/17/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 832
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.442
Language: English

Synopsis of Adult Cardiac Surgical Disease
Diagnostic Techniques in Cardiac Surgery
General Preoperative Considerations and Preparation of the Patient for Surgery
Cardiac Anesthesia
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Myocardial Protection
Admission to the ICU and Monitoring Techniques
Early` Postoperative Care
Mediastinal Bleeding
Respiratory Management
Cardiovascular Management
Fluid Management, Renal, Metabolic, and Endocrine Problems
Post-ICU Care and Other Complications
American College of Cardiology Classes of Recommendation and Levels of Evidence
New York Heart Association Functional Classification
Typical Preoperative Order Sheet
Typical Orders for Admission to the ICU
Typical Transfer Orders from the ICU
Typical ICU Flowsheet
Hyperglycemia Protocol for Cardiac Surgery Patients
Heparinization Protocol for Cardiac Surgery Patients
Protocol for Initiating Warfarin
INR Reversal Protocol
Drug, Food, and Dietary Supplement Interactions with Warfarin
Doses of Parenteral Medications Commonly Used in the ICU and Their Modification in Renal Failure
Doses of Nonparenteral Drugs Commonly Used After Heart Surgery and Their Modifications in Renal Failure
Definitions from the STS Data Specifications (Version 2.7 2011)
Body Surface Area Nomogram
Body Mass Index Chart
Technique of Thoracentesis
Technique for Tube Thoracostomy
Technique of Insertion of Percutaneous Tracheostomy Tube