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Title Perioperative care of the elderly patient / edited by Sheila Ryan Barnett, Sara E. Neves.
Imprint Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
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 SMHS Library FSH  WO 950 PER 2018    AVAILABLE
 SMHS Library RPH  618.97 PER 2018    AVAILABLE


Phys. Description xiv, 267 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preoperative assessment of the elderly -- Ethical issues in perioperative care of the elderly : informed consent/informed refusal -- The perioperative management of hypertension in the elderly -- Heart failure -- Dementia -- Postoperative cognitive issues -- Renal and metabolic aging -- Frailty and functional assessment -- The surgeon's perspective -- Geriatric cardiac procedures -- The aging valve -- Thoracic surgery in the elderly -- Geriatric trauma : principles and anesthetic considerations -- Major surgery in the elderly -- Elective orthopedic surgery in the geriatric patient -- Regional and neuroaxial anesthesia in the geriatric population -- Anesthesia for urologic and gynecologic surgery in the elderly -- Cataract surgery in the elderly -- Critical care of the elderly patient -- Pain in the elderly -- Palliative care -- Quality assessment and improvement in the elderly.
Subject Perioperative Care.
Other Number 2017035930
Alt Author Barnett, Sheila Ryan, editor.
Neves, Sara E., editor.
ISBN 9781107576292 (pbk.)
Marc DNLM eng rda DNLM WFSH