Miller's Anesthesia, 6th Edition - 2-Volume Set
By Ronald D. Miller, MD
Approx. 3376 pages, Approx. 1450 illustrations (50 in full color), Copyright 2005
From fundamental principles to advanced subspecialty procedures, this masterwork covers the full scope of contemporary anesthesia practice in just two volumes. A who's who of internationally recognized authorities offers in-depth, state-of-the-art coverage of basic science and pharmacology…step-by-step instructions for patient management…and an in-depth analysis of ancillary responsibilities and problems. Video clips on the accompanying CD-ROM demonstrate the proper technique for new and difficult procedures. And, a new, continuously updated online version delivers even more reference power.
With 155 additional contributing experts.
Brings techniques to life with full-color video demonstrations on the CD-ROM.Presents each chapter as a self-contained, mini monograph on its topic.
Uses a two-color design that makes reference easy.
Offers full-color sections on regional anesthesia techniques and transesophageal echocardiography.
Includes extensive references.
Provides an Appendix with ASA guidelines.
New to this Edition
Available as a two-volume set…as a dynamic, fully searchable, continuously updated web site…or as a breakthrough e-dition book/web access package.
Presents completely revised and thoroughly updated coverage throughout.
Offers fresh new perspectives and insights from new author teams for more than 20% of the chapters
Features brand-new new chapters that address today's hottest topics including Implantable Cardiac Pulse Generator • Civil, Chemical and Biological Warfare • Anesthesia for Robotic Surgery • Perioperative Blindness •Human Performance and Patient Safety • and many more.
Includes new video segments on key techniques on the CD-ROM, such as Fastrach Intubation • Thoracic Epidural • Tracheostomy • Pediatric Lines • and Nerve Block Using Ultrasound.
Table of Contents
Section I: INTRODUCTION
1. History of Anesthetic Practice, Merlin D. Larson
Section II: SCIENTIFIC PRINCIPLES
2. Scope of Modern Anesthetic Practice, Steven J. Thomas and Frederick K. Orkin
3. Basic Principles of Pharmacology Related to Anesthesia, Debra A. Schwinn and Steven L. Shafer
4. Mechanisms of Action, Donald D. Koblin
5. Uptake and Distribution, Edmond I. Eger II
6. Pulmonary Pharmacology, Neil E. Farber, Paul S. Pagel, and David C. Warltier
7. Cardiovascular Pharmacology, David C. Warltier, Paul S. Pagel, and Neil E. Farber
8. Metabolism and Toxicity of Inhaled Anesthetics, Jackie Martin
9. Inhaled Anesthetic Delivery Systems, Russell C. Brockwell and J. Jeff Andrews
10. Intravenous Nonopioid Anesthetics, J.G. Reves, Peter S. A. Glass, David A. Lubarsky, and Matthew D. McEvoy
11. Intravenous Opioid Anesthetics, Kazuhiko Fukuda
12. Intravenous Drug Delivery Systems, Peter S. A. Glass and Steven L. Shafer & J.G. Reves
Other Drugs Commonly Used in Anesthesia
13. Pharmacology of Muscle Relaxants and Their Antagonists, Mohamed Naguib and Cynthia A. Lien
14. Local Anesthetics, Charles B. Berde and Gary R. Strichartz
15. Complementary and Alternative Therapies, Michael K. Ang-Lee, M.D., Chun-Su Yuan, M.D., Ph.D., and Jonathan Moss, M.D., Ph.D.
16. The Autonomic Nervous System, Jonathan Moss, M.D., Ph.D., and David Glick, M.D.
Physiology and Anesthesia
17. Respiratory Physiology and Respiratory Function During Anesthesia, William C. Wilson and Jonathan L. Benumof
18. Cardiac Physiology, Lena S. Sun
19. Hepatic Physiology, Simon Gelman and Phil Mushlin
20. Renal Physiology, Robert N. Sladen
21. Cerebral Physiology and the Effects of Anesthetics and Techniques, Piyush M. Patel and John C. Drummond
22. Neuromuscular Physiology and Pharmacology, J. Jeevendra Martyn
23. Outcomes and Statistics in Anesthesia, Stanley H. Rosenbaum
Section III: ANESTHESIA MANAGEMENT
24. Risk of Anesthesia, Lee A. Fleisher
25. Preoperative Evaluation, Michael F. Roizen
26. Pulmonary Function Testing, Thomas J. Gal
27. Anesthetic Implications of Concurrent Diseases, Michael F. Roizen and Lee A. Fleisher
28. Patient Positioning, Ronald J. Faust, M.D., Roy F. Cucchiara, M.D., and Perry S. Bechtle, D.O.
29. Malignant Hyperthermia, Gerald A. Gronert, Isaac N. Pessah, Sheila M. Muldoon, and Timothy J. Tautz
30. Fundamental Principles of Monitoring Instrumentation, James F. Szocik, Steven J. Barker, and Kevin K. Tremper
31. Monitoring Depth of Anesthesia, Donald R. Stanski/Steven Shafer
32. Cardiovascular Monitoring, Jonathan B. Mark
33. Transesophageal Echocardiography, Daniel P. Vezina and Michael K. Cahalan
34. Electrocardiography, Daniel M. Thys
35. Implantable Cardiac Pulse Generators: Pacemakers and Cardioverter-Defibrillators, Marc A. Rozner
36. Respiratory Monitoring, Richard E. Moon and Enrico M. Camporesi
37. Renal Function Monitoring, Solomon Aronson
38. Neurologic Monitoring, Michael E. Mahla
39. Neuromuscular Monitoring, Jørgen Viby-Mogensen
40 Temperature Monitoring, Daniel I. Sessler
41. Acid-Base Balance, Clifford S. Deutschman and Patrick Neligan
42. Airway Management, Thomas J. Gal
43. Spinal, Epidural, and Caudal Anesthesia, David L. Brown
44. Nerve Blocks, Denise J. Wedel and Terese T. Horlocker
45. Regional Anesthesia in Children, Bernard J. Dalens
Perioperative Fluid Therapy
46. Fluid and Electrolyte Physiology, Alan D. Kaye, with Ian Kucera and Alan W. Grogono
47. Transfusion Therapy, Ronald D. Miller
48. Autologous Transfusion, Terri Monk and Tim Goodnough
Section IV: SUBSPECIALTY MANAGEMENT
49. Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery, William C. Wilson and Jonathan L. Benumof
50. Anesthesia for Adult Cardiac Surgery, Daniel Nyhan and Roger Johns
51. Anesthesia for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, William J. Greeley
52. Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery, Edward J. Norris and Peter Rock
53. Neurosurgical Anesthesia, John C. Drummond and Piyush M. Patel
54. Anesthesia and the Renal and Genitourinary Systems, Vinod Malhotra and Sudhir Diwan
55. Anesthesia and the Hepatobiliary System, Christopher J. O’Connor, David M. Rothenber, and Kenneth Tuman
56. Organ Transplantation, Claus Niemann and James Baker Yost
57. Anesthesia for Laparoscopic Surgery, Jean L. Joris
58. Anesthesia for Obstetrics, David Birnbach
59. Resuscitation of the Newborn, George A. Gregory
60. Pediatric Anesthesia, Charles J. Coté
61. Anesthesia for Orthopaedic Surgery, Nigel E. Sharrock and John Savarese
62. Anesthesia for the Elderly, Frederick Sieber
63. Anesthesia for Trauma, Richard Dutton
64. Civil Chemical & Biologic Warfare, with Emphasis on the Role of the Anesthesiologist, David J. Baker
65. Anesthesia and Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery, John V. Donlon, Jr. and Marc Feldman
66. Anesthesia for Robotic Surgery, Ervant V. Nishanian and Berend Mets
67. Anesthesia for Laser Surgery, Ira J. Rampil
68. Outpatient Anesthesia, Paul F. White and Recart
69. Anesthesia at Remote Locations, Paul E. Stensrud
70. Clinical Care at Altered Environmental Pressure, Richard E. Moon and Enrico M. COmporesi
71. The Postanesthesia Care Unit, Thomas W. Feeley and Alex Macario
72. Acute Postoperative Pain, Chris Wu
73. Chronic Pain, John Rowlingson
Section V: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
74. Overview of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Michael Gropper Liu
75. Respiratory Care, Todd Dorman
76. Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care, W. Daniel Kovarik
77. Nutritional Aspects, John L. Stene
78. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Peter McGlinch and Roger D. White
79. Brain Death, Kenjiro Mori, Koh Shingu, and Shinichi Nakao
Section VI: ANCILLARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND PROBLEMS
80. Finding Professional Information on the Internet, Ira J. Rampil
81. Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement, Peter Pronovost
82. Perioperative Blindness, Steve Roth
83. Human Performance and Patient Safety, Marcus Rall and David M. Gaba
84. Patient Simulation, David M. Gaba and Marcus Rall
85. Teaching Anesthesia, Alan Jay Schwartz
86. Operating Room Management, James Kindscher
87. Electrical Safety in the Operating Room, Lawrence Litt
88. Environmental Safety Including Chemical Dependency, William P. Arnold III
89. Ethical and Legal Aspects of Anesthesia Care, David B. Waisel and Robert D. Truog