Preoperative assessment and management, third edition

Bobbie Jean Sweitzer*

*Corresponding author for this work

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This latest edition of Preoperative Assessment and Management offers up-to-date, concise, and comprehensive information for anyone who performs preoperative assessments on patients. With a practical, no-nonsense writing style, it provides fast, efficient answers on evaluating patients with neurological, cardiac, renal, endocrine, metabolic, hematologic, musculoskeletal, and other disorders; administering medications; and more. • New chapters address the evaluation of acutely ill, obese, geriatric, and sleep apnea patients, as well as business logistics-billing, staffing, remote assessment, and more. • Ebook now features ultrasound clips, highlighting the emerging diagnostic use of this technology in preoperative assessments. • Bulleted format and numerous tables enable you to find information-and perform evaluations-quickly and efficiently. • Ideal for anesthesiologists, residents in anesthesiology, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, hospitalists, and surgeons. Enrich Your eBook Reading Experience with Enhanced Video, Audio and Interactive Capabilities! • Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone. • Customize for your language, including right-to-left reading, vertical writing, and enhanced annotation in over 30 languages. • Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech. • Adapt for unique reading needs, supporting learning disabilities, visual/auditory impairments, second-language or literacy challenges, and more.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherWolters Kluwer Health
Number of pages656
ISBN (Electronic)9781496368447
ISBN (Print)9781496368423
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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