Yao and Artusio's Anesthesiology is among the core texts for anesthesiology residents, and is frequently used as one of the primary study aids for orals. The book covers all areas of anesthesia using a problem-based approach. As in prior editions, the goal of the text is to present a group of important clinical entities covering the most critical anesthetic problems, and to provide logical and scientific fundamentals for individualized patient management.
Each chapter is based on a real-world case history and includes questions that address every facet of management?from disease knowledge and differential diagnosis, through preoperative evaluation, intraoperative management, and postoperative care. The discussion of each question is followed by a short list of the most important references on that topic.
? Real-world casesincorporate questions commonly encountered on the wards and are great preparation for the oral boards.
? Broad scopecovers all major areas of anesthesiology
? Problem-based approachemphasizes critical thinking, collaborative decision-making, and problem-solving skills.
NEWto the Seventh Edition?
? Fully revised content with updated referencesassures readers of the most current, clinically relevantinformation.
? Full-color, abundantly illustrated formathighlights essential anatomic features and improves anesthetic technique.
? New pediatrics sectionhighlights the specific challenges of anesthesia in young patients.
? New authors and contributorsshare expertise and fresh perspectives from a range of disciplines.
? Companion websiteincludes the fully searchable text.