Yao & Artusio's Anesthesiology, 8/e

Author: Yao
Edition: 8th
ISBN: 9789351296843
Language: English
Published: 2016
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer

This bestselling text remains the study and review reference of choice for both residents and practicing anesthesiologists. Ideal for orals and continuing education preparation, Yao & Artusio’s Anesthesiology, 8th Edition......

Yao & Artusio's Anesthesiology, 8/e


This bestselling text remains the study and review reference of choice for both residents and practicing anesthesiologists.  Ideal for orals and continuing education preparation, Yao & Artusio’s Anesthesiology, 8th Edition, uses a practical question-and-answer format to present more than 60 real-world cases, guiding you logically through the process of identifying effective options for patient care. Discussion of each case follows the questions, helping you understand the key knowledge needed for today’s surgical anesthesia and individualized patient management.

Key Features

  • Real-world cases cover the most critical anesthetic problems and incorporate questions commonly encountered on the wards, making this text excellent preparation for orals.
  • Each chapter begins with a brief case presentation, followed by essential questions on medical disease and differential diagnosis, preoperative
  • evaluation and preparation, intraoperative management, and postoperative management.
  • Case discussion sections include updated references for further study and
  • clarification.
  • New chapters cover Ventricular Assist Devices, Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Mechanical Circulatory support and bleeding tonsils.
  • Problem-based approach emphasizes critical thinking, collaborative decision making, and problem-solving skills.

Table of Contents

Section 1: The Respiratory System

1. Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

2. Bronchoscopy, Mediastinoscopy, and Thoracoscopy

3. Aspiration and Postoperative Respiratory Failure

4. Lung Transplantation

Section 2: The Cardiovascular System

5. Ischemic Heart Disease and Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

6. Mechanical Circulatory Support

7. Valvular Heart Disease

8. Pa c e m a k e r s , I m p l a n t a b l e Cardioverter-Defibrillators, and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices

9. Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms

10. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

11. Hypertension

12. Cardiac Tamponade

13. Hear t Transplantation and Subsequent Noncardiac Surgery

14. Ischemic Heart Disease and Noncardiac Surgery

Section 3: The Gastrointestinal System

15. Intestinal Obstruction

16. Liver Transplantation

Section 4: The Nervous System

17. Brain Tumor and Craniotomy

18. Carotid Endarterectomy

19. Awake Craniotomy for Mapping  and Surgery in the Eloquent Cortex

20. Head Injury

21. Cerebral Aneurysm

Section 5: The Endocrine System

22. Pheochromocytoma

23. Diabetes Mellitus

24. Transurethral Resection of the Prostate

Section 6: The Genitourinary System

25. Kidney Transplant

26. Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery

Section 7: The Reproductive System

27. Placenta Previa/Placenta Accreta

28. Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

29. Breech Presentation, Fetal Distress, and Mitral Stenosis

30. Appendectomy for a Pregnant Patient

31. Hemophilia and Coagulation Disorders

Section 8: The Hematologic System

32. Sickle Cell Disease

Section 9: Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat

33. Airway Trauma

34. Open-Eye Injury

35. Laser Treatment for Laryngeal Lesions

Section 10: Pediatrics

36. Tracheoesophageal Fistula

37. Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

38. Tetralogy of Fallot

39. Transposition of the Great Arteries

40. Pyloric Stenosis

41. Inflammatory Airway Disease in Childhood: Laryngotracheobronchitis

42. Cleft Palate

43. Congenital Heart Disease with a Cervical Mass in Infancy

44. Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Prematurity

45. Bleeding Tonsils

Section 11: Pain Management and Neuraxial Blocks

46. Brachial Plexus Block

47. Nerve Blocks of the Lower Extremity

48. C o m p l e x R e g i o n a l P a i n Syndromes

49. Cancer Pain

50. Low Back Pain and Sciatica

51. Perioperative Pain Management

52. Acupuncture

Section 12: Miscellaneous

53. Myasthenia Gravis

54. Malignant Hyperthermia

55. Postoperative Residual Neuromuscular Weakness and Prolonged Apnea

56. Burns

57. Trauma

58. Scoliosis

59. Hypoxia and Equipment Failure

60. Electroconvulsive Therapy

61. Ambulatory Surgery

62. Magnetic Resonance Imaging

63. Morbid Obesity, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, and Bariatric Anesthesia