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Manual of office-based anesthesia procedures [electronic resource] /
[edited by] Fred E. Shapiro.
imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
description
xvii, 200 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
ISBN
0781769086 (pbk.), 9780781769082 (pbk.)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
isbn
0781769086 (pbk.)
9780781769082 (pbk.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
9546747
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Doody's Reviews, June 2007
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Summaries
Main Description
This concise, easy-to-use manual presents the most current and safe anesthesia formulas, protocols, and guidelines for office-based surgical procedures. It offers guidance on how to set up and maintain a safe office-based anesthesia practice in line with standards of the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, and the American Medical Association. The book covers all procedures commonly performed in an office setting, including cosmetic surgery, dentistry, ophthalmology, obstetrics and gynecology, gastrointestinal endoscopy, and post-bariatric surgery.
Main Description
About 80% of all operations are performed on an outpatient basis; of these, 22% are performed in an office setting. This will be a concise, easy to use manual containing the most current and safe anesthesia formulas, protocols, and guidelines for office-based procedures. It will provide guidance on how to set up and maintain a safe office-based anesthesia practice in line with AAAASF certification, AMA core principals, and the ASA task force.
Table of Contents
Principles of Office-Based Anesthesia
The Statistics
Members of the Team
Why Office-Based Anesthesia Is So Popular
American Society of Anesthesiologists Standards and Guidelines for Office-Based Anesthesia Practice
Anesthesia in the Office: Which Is the Safest Choice?
Closed Claims and Office-Based Anesthesia
Anesthetic Agents
Monitors
Surgical Procedures in the Office-Based Setting
Ophthalmology in the Office-Based Setting
Sedation for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Massive Weight Loss and Post-Bariatric Surgery: A New Body Contour
Pain
Alternative Pain Control
Preoperative Patient Preparation
Post Anesthesia Care Unit: Recovery and Discharge
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