SEMINARS IN CARDIOTHORACIC
AND VASCULAR ANESTHESIA
in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia is
the vital source of concise, comprehensive, up-to-date, and practical
information in this rapidly changing field.
has one goal: to provide the information to improve the care of patients
with heart, lung, and vascular disease during the perioperative period.
but provides the scientific updates and background on new findings to
enhance the understanding of the anesthesiologist or intensivist in
either academic or community practice. The topics are recommended by
the distinguished editorial board of anesthesiologists from both academic
and community practices. The busy
practicing clinical anesthesiologist has little time to thoroughly research
and critically analyze the advances and scientific discoveries, recently
developed drugs, or new equipment.
Seminars in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
fills that gap with the latest developments as described and critiqued
by experts in the field. All articles and reviews are peer-reviewed
to ensure their accuracy and relevance.
these experts in future issues:
· Eugene A. Hessel, II, MD, FACS
Davy C.H. Cheng, MD, MSc, FRCPC
· John Murkin, MD
· Valerie Armstead, MD
the past year,
has published practical up-to-date material on:
of nitric oxide for the practicing pediatric cardiac anesthesiologist
of regional anesthesia during pediatric cardiac anesthesia
evaluation of patients with cardiac risk factors for noncardiac
of perioperative myocardial ischemia
management for placement of totally implantable artificial heart
changes associated with cardiopulmonary bypass