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Anesthesia and Sedation Outside of the Operating Room: Outcomes, Regulation, and Quality Improvement

Julia Metzner and Karen B. Domino.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 6947 words.

Providing anesthesia care in areas outside the operating room (OOOR) has numerous challenges, including an unfamiliar environment; inadequate anesthesia support; deficient resources;...

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Anesthesia Considerations in Dental Practice

Michael Joseph.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 7415 words.

Dental anesthesia is indicated for most procedures of the oral cavity. Soft tissue (mucosal tissues such as the buccal mucosa and gingiva), teeth, and the pulp tissue (composed of nerve...

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Anesthesia for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiologic Procedures

Thomas W. Cutter.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 11863 words.

As minimally invasive techniques in radiology suites become more common, the need for anesthesia support will increase. While recognizing and addressing a patient’s comorbidities and other...

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Anesthesia for Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Procedures

Justin K. Wainscott and Regina Y. Fragneto.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 8632 words.

The administration of anesthesia or sedation for endoscopy is associated with unique challenges that often differ from those encountered when providing anesthesia care in the operating room...

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Anesthesia for In Vitro Fertilization

Patricia M. Sequeira.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 6166 words.

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a broad term used to describe the process of obtaining an egg and uniting it with sperm in a laboratory setting, and subsequently placing the...

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Anesthesia for Interventional Pulmonology

Basem Abdelmalak.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 5461 words.

The majority of patients presenting for interventional pulmonology procedures are high-risk patients. This represents a challenge for the anesthesiologist, who must simultaneously consider...

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Anesthesia for Procedures in the Emergency Department

James E. Andruchow and Richard D. Zane.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 6739 words.

The practice of emergency medicine has changed significantly over the past several decades, having evolved into a separate and distinct specialty with a unique knowledge base and training...

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Anesthesia for Procedures in the Intensive Care Unit and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

John K. Stene and Carolyn A. Barbieri.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 5408 words.

Anesthesiologists who are assigned to provide anesthesia for operations in the intensive care unit (ICU) must adapt principles of safe and effective anesthesia practice to this novel...

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Anesthesia for Urologic Procedures

Brandi A. Bottiger and Sarah Rebstock.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 8234 words.

Because more procedures are being performed in outpatient and outside of the OR (OOOR) settings, it is important for the anesthesiologist to not only provide an optimal anesthetic for these...

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Anesthesia in the Military Setting

Maj. Christopher P. Clinkscales.

in Anesthesia Outside of the Operating Room

March 2011; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Acute Medicine. 9633 words.

The contributions of pioneers such as Joseph Priestley, Crawford Long, Horace Wells, William T. G. Morton, and John Snow are well known to students of the history of anesthesia. Numerous...

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