Table of Contents

1 Cardiac Risk and Cardiovascular Testing.
2 Cardiovascular Imaging.
3 The Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory: Diagnostic & Therapeutic Procedures.
4 Cardiac Electrophysiology: Diagnosis & Treatment.
5 Cardiac Physiology.
6 Coronary Physiology and Atherosclerosis.
7 Molecular and Genetic Cardiovascular Medicine.
8 Systemic Inflammation.
9 Pharmacology of Anesthetic Drugs.
10 Cardiovascular Pharmacology Section III MONITORING.
11 Evolution of Echocardiography.
12 Intraoperative Echocardiology.
13 Decision-Making and Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography.
14 Monitoring of the Heart and Vascular System.
15 Electrocardiographic Monitoring.
16 Central Nervous System Monitoring.
17 Coagulation Monitoring.
18 Myocardial Revascularization.
19 Valvular Heart Disease: Replacement and Repair.
20 Congenital Heart Disease in Adults.
21 Thoracic Aortic Surgery.
22 Uncommon Cardiac Diseases.
23 Anesthesia for Heart and Lung Transplantation.
24 Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy.
25 Cardiac Pacing and Electroversion.
26 Procedures in The Hybrid Operating Room.
27 New Approaches to the Surgical Treatment of End-Stage Heart Failure.
28 Management of Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Organ Protection.
29 Update on Extracorporeal Devices & Related Technologies.
30 Fluid & Blood Management During Cardiac Surgery.
31 Coagulation Disorders and Cardiac Surgery.
32 Discontinuing Cardiopulmonary Bypass.
33 Postoperative Cardiac Recovery and Outcomes.
34 Postoperative Cardiovascular Management.
35 Postoperative Respiratory Care.
36 Central Nervous System Dysfunction.
37 Long-term Complications and Management.
38 Pain Management for the Postoperative Cardiac Patient.
39 Reducing Errors in Cardiac Anesthesiology.
40 Cardiac Anesthesia: Training, Qualifications, Teaching, and Learning.
41 Education and Certification in Perioperative Echocardiography. Dr. Joel L. Kaplan and a host of other authorities help you make the best use of the latest techniques and navigate your toughest clinical challenges. Whether you are administering anesthesia to cardiac surgery patients or to cardiac patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery, you'll have the guidance you need to avoid complications and ensure maximum patient safety. Inside this edition you'll find state-of-the-art coverage of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), minimally invasive/robotic cardiac surgery, cardiac assist devices and artificial hearts, cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy, and many other cutting-edge topics. Update your understanding cardiovascular and coronary physiology, and the latest advances in molecular biology and inflammatory response mechanisms. Master the newest approaches to perioperative assessment and management, including state-of-the art diagnostic techniques.
Dr. Joel L. Kaplan and a host of other authorities help you make the best use of the latest techniques and navigate your toughest clinical challenges. Whether you are administering anesthesia to cardiac surgery patients or to cardiac patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery, you'll have the guidance you need to avoid complications and ensure maximum patient safety. Inside this edition you'll find state-of-the-art coverage of transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), minimally invasive/robotic cardiac surgery, cardiac assist devices and artificial hearts, cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy, and many other cutting-edge topics. Update your understanding cardiovascular and coronary physiology, and the latest advances in molecular biology and inflammatory response mechanisms. Master the newest approaches to perioperative assessment and management, including state-of-the art diagnostic techniques.