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Acute cardiology

Kenneth McKinlay and Naomi Johnston.

in Cardiothoracic Critical Care

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 2621 words.

This chapter considers the critical care management of three cardiological emergencies: out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, endocarditis, and aortic dissection. It describes the post-cardiac...

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The adult patient with congenital heart disease

Robyn Smith and Niki Walker.

in Cardiothoracic Critical Care

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 3362 words.

This chapter describes the role of the cardiac intensive care unit (CICU) in the management of adult patients with congenital heart disease (ACHD). This is a growing population as possibly...

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Airway and breathing management

Ashis Banerjee and Chris Hargreaves.

in A Resuscitation Room Guide

P ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 23288 words.

Introduction - Features of increased work of breathing - Patterns of altered breathing - Features of paediatric upper airway - Elective airway evaluation - Airway adjuncts - Face mask...

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Airway Assessment

Ankur Khosla and Davide Cattano.

in The Difficult Airway

May 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Emergency Medicine. 2285 words.

Chapter 1 helps readers to understand the importance of a methodical and thorough airway assessment, identify the key features of a patient history that have implications for a difficult...

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Airway Emergencies

Sekar S. Bhavani and D. John Doyle.

in Anesthesia Emergencies

October 2010; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Emergency Medicine. 5064 words.

Airway Fire - Airway Obstruction in the Spontaneously Breathing Patient - Aspiration - Bleeding Following Tonsillectomy - Blood in the Airway - Bronchial Intubation - Cannot...

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Airway Emergencies

Laeben Lester and Lauren Berkow.

in Anesthesia Emergencies

July 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Emergency Medicine. 6433 words.

This chapter discusses airway emergencies in the perioperative period. Although some airway problems are not necessarily emergencies, others, such as bleeding after a tonsillectomy,...

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Airway management

Martin Hughes.

in Cardiothoracic Critical Care

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 3125 words.

This chapter gives a general overview of safe airway management in the intensive care environment. It outlines the indications for endotracheal intubation and describes the safe execution...

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Airway management in trauma

Edited by Jason Smith, Ian Greaves and Keith M Porter.

in Oxford Desk Reference - Major Trauma

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 12201 words.

Airway management in trauma - Basic airway manoeuvres - More advanced interventions - Rapid sequence induction of anaesthesia and intubation - Drugs in rapid sequence intubation - Alternative...

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Anaesthesia

Dr Mark Harrison.

in Revision Notes for MCEM Part A

March 2011; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 1369 words.

10.1 Intravenous agents, 424

10.2 Inhalational agents, 426

10.3 Sedatives and analgesics, 427

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Anaesthesia for Emergency Radiological Procedures

Edited by Jerry Nolan and Jasmeet Soar.

in Anaesthesia for Emergency Care

June 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Emergency Medicine; Radiology. 4102 words.

Computed tomography Carol J. Peden and Andrew Georgiou - Magnetic resonance imaging Carol J. Peden and Andrew Georgiou - Endovascular stenting Carol J. Peden

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