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Practical procedures

Edited by Keith G. Allman, Andrew K. McIndoe and Iain H. Wilson

in Emergencies in Anaesthesia

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199560820
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597642 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199560820.003.0014

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Practical procedures

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Airway - Intubating laryngeal mask airway (ILMA) - Cricothyroidotomy - Awake fibreoptic intubation - Lightwand intubation aids - Retrograde intubation - Breathing - Chest drain insertion - One-lung ventilation (OLV) - In-circuit nebulization - Connecting a metered dose inhaler (MDI) - Circulation - Vascular access - Internal jugular central venous access - Femoral venous access - Intraosseous cannulation - Cut-down vascular access - Intra-arterial blood pressure monitoring (IBP) - Oesophageal Doppler monitoring - Pulmonary artery flotation catheter - Emergency pacing - Anaesthesia for patients with pacemakers - Miscellaneous - Transport of the critically ill

Chapter.  14148 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anaesthetics

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