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Total Intravenous Anaesthesia

Total Intravenous Anaesthesia

Ian Smith, Paul White, C. E. W. Hahn (Series Editor), A. P. Adams (Series Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-727-91191-9

Mar 1998

155 pages

Select type: Paperback

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$82.95

Description

The availability of the intravenous anaesthetic proposal has opened the doors to the widespread use of total intravenous anaesthesia, one of the newest departures in anaesthesia. This is a straightforward, accessible introduction to the basic concepts provides definitions, historical perspectives, basic principles, and an overview of the drugs, their interactions, and the equipment used.
Glossary.

Preface.

1 Historical and Scientific Background of Intravenous Anaesthesia.

2 Types of Intravenous Anaesthesia.

3 Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs used in TIVA: Sedative-Hypnotics.

4 Use of Intravenous Anaesthesia Techniques in Special Patient Populations.

5 Intravenous Anaesthesia Delivery and Monitoring Systems.

6 Advantages and Disadvantages of Intravenous Anaesthesia. Organ and Tissue Toxicity.

7 The Future of IV Anaesthesia.

Index.