Cardiac and Vascular Anesthesia, The Requisites

Cardiac and Vascular Anesthesia

The Requisites

By Jacqueline Leung, MD, Professor, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA


1. Cardiac Physiology

2. Cardiovascular Monitoring

3. Cardiovascular Drugs

4. Pacemakers, IABP, and Ventricular Assisted Devices

5. Techniques and Anesthetic Considerations for Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass

6. Ischemic Heart Disease: Anesthetic Concerns for Myocardial Revascularization

7. Valvular Heart Disease

8. Congenital Heart Disease

9. Anesthesia for Off-Pump Cardiac Surgery

10. Anesthetic Management of Adults with Congenital Heart Disease Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery

11. Anesthesia Management for Less Common Cardiac Diseases (Cardiac Transplantation, Neoplasms of the Heart, Cardiac Trauma, and Pericardial Disease)

12. Anesthesia for Patients With Thoracic Aortic Disease

13. Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery