Optimize perioperative outcomes with Kaplan’s Cardiac Anesthesia! 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.
transesophageal echocardiography, anesthesia delivery for minimally invasive/robotic cardiac surgery, assist devices and artificial hearts, cardiac pacing, cardiac resynchronization therapy, ablation techniques, and more.
Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult, plus additional online-only features including an ECG atlas...videos that demonstrate 2-D and 3-D TEE techniques in real time...and an Annual Year End Highlight from the Journal of Cardiovascular Anesthesia that’s posted each February.
Clearly visualize techniques with over 800 full-color illustrations.
Update your understanding of 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.
"This comprehensive textbook of cardiac anesthesiology integrates basic science with clinically relevant studies to provide an evidence-based approach to the clinical care of cardiac patients. It serves as the authoritative reference for the field and, as such, provides a thorough, referenced, evidence-based treatment of the subject… Overall, this is a worthy update of a fine textbook that will be valuable to practitioners and trainees in cardiac anesthesia, while serving as a reference for anesthesiologists who care for patients with significant cardiac disease. Of note, the significant revisions in this edition make acquiring it a consideration for owners of previous editions."- Muoi A. Trinh, MD, Doody’s 4 Stars!
By Joel A. Kaplan, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology, University of California San Diego; Dean Emeritus, School of Medicine, and former VPHA and Chancellor, University of Louisville Health Sciences Center, Louisville, KY; David L. Reich, MD, Professor and Chairman of Anesthesiology, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY; and Joseph S. Savino, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
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