Год выпуска: 2010 Автор: Dugdale А. Наличие иллюстраций: Ч/б иллюстрации Жанр: анестезиология Издательство: Wiley-Blackwell ISBN: 140519247X Формат: PDF Язык: Английский Качество: Изначально компьютерное (набор и верстка) Количество страниц: 400 Описание: This comprehensive textbook covers the key principles of veterinary anaesthesia and encompasses a wide range of species. Information is summarised in a simple, reader-friendly format, while still providing the detail you need for an advanced level of study. The easy-reference structure is designed to help you identify and access topics of interest quickly. Over 180 photographs and line drawings illustrate the scientific principles, equipment and the techniques you need to know. A self-test section at the end of every chapter helps you to learn and revise each topic. As well as the technical and species-based chapters, you will find useful chapters that you can refer to as part of your daily practice: Quick Reference Guide to Analgesic Infusions. Trouble-shooting for common problems encountered in anaesthetised patients. Anaesthetic Machine Checks. Canine, Feline and Equine Emergency Drug Dose Charts. Designed specifically for veterinary students and those preparing to take advanced qualifications in veterinary anaesthesia. It is also a useful reference for veterinarians in practice and advanced veterinary nurses and technicians.
Preface and Acknowledgements About the authors Concepts of general anaesthesia Pre-operative assessment Pain Small animal sedation and premedication Injectable anaesthetic agents Quick reference guide to analgesic infusions Intravascular catheters: some considerations and complications Inhalation anaesthetic agents Anaesthetic breathing systems Anaesthetic machines, vaporisers and gas cylinders Anaesthetic machine checks Local anaesthetics Local anaesthetic techniques for the head: Small animals Local anaesthetic techniques for the limbs: Small animals Miscellaneous local anaesthetic techniques: Small animals Local anaesthetic techniques: Horses Muscle relaxants Monitoring animals under general anaesthesia Troubleshooting some of the problems encountered in anaesthetised patients Hypothermia: Consequences and prevention Blood gas analysis Lactate Fluid therapy Electrolytes Drugs affecting the cardiovascular system Shock Gastric dilation/volvulus (GDV) Equine sedation and premedication Equine heart murmurs Equine anaesthesia Equine intravenous anaesthesia in the field and standing chemical restraint Donkeys Ruminants: Local and general anaesthesia Lamoids (formerly South American camelids) (llamas, alpacas, guanacos and vicunas) Pigs: Sedation and anaesthesia Rabbit anaesthesia Neonates/paediatrics Geriatrics Pregnancy and Caesarean sections Considerations for ocular surgery Orthopaedic concerns Renal considerations Hepatic considerations Some endocrine considerations Background to neuroanaesthesia for the brain Some cardiac considerations Some respiratory considerations Respiratory emergencies Cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation (CPCR) Appendicies Answers to self-test questions Index