Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia (4th ed.)

by Keith Allman, Iain Wilson, Aidan O'Donnell

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

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  • 9780198719410
  • 9780191030154
  • 9780191059360
Now on its fourth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia provides authoritative, concise guidance on all aspects of anaesthesia. Evidence-based, up-to-date, and clinically-focused, it is indispensable for both anaesthetic trainees and experienced practitioners.Building on the award-winning success of previous editions, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia is as relevant and important as ever. Fully revised with the latest guidelines, drugs, and procedures, this book ensures readers have the most up-to-date knowledge easily to hand. The fourth edition includes new content on obesity surgery, colloids vs crystalloids, and enhanced recovery, as well as intraoperative fluid management, new anticoagulants, BIS updates, pulse contour analysis, andmuch more.Wherever you are on your career path in anaesthesia, this handbook is your essential companion.

  • OUP Oxford; January 2016
  • ISBN: 9780191030154
  • Edition: 4
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  • Title: Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia
  • Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks
  • Author: Keith Allman (ed.); Iain Wilson (ed.); Aidan O'Donnell (ed.)
  • Imprint: OUP Oxford
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780198719410
  • 9780191030154
  • 9780191059360

In The Press

To summarize, the i Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia r offers an expansive volume of information in a clear, concise, easy-to-read manner. The text covers key concepts without getting too involved in the details, making it an excellent choice as a first text for medical students or junior residents interested in the specialty. I recommend this high-yield book for any learner who wants to build a foundation of knowledge in anaesthesiology.


About The Author

Dr Keith Allman is a Consultant Anaesthetist at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation TrustIain H Wilson, MB ChB, FRCA, is a consultant anesthetist at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust. He is the immediate past president of the Association of Anesthetists in Great Britain and Ireland and a trustee of Lifebox, a not-for-profit organization providing pulse oximeters to operating rooms, aiming at improving the safety and quality of surgical care in low-resource countries. Dr. Wilson has worked as a lecturer in Anesthesia at the University Teaching Hospital in Lusaka,Zambia and contributed to the development of the World Health Organization (WHO) Surgical Safety Checklist.Dr Aidan O'Donnell has been the Lead Obstetric Anaesthetist at Waikato Hospital, New Zealand for a number of years. He completed his training in the South East of Scotland and moved to New Zealand in 2010 with his family. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists. His first book, Anaesthesia: A Very Short Introduction, was published in 2012. He is married with two children.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780198719410
  • 9780191030154
  • 9780191059360