Home > Books > Pediatric Anesthetic and Emergency Drug Guide
Pediatric Anesthetic and Emergency Drug Guide
View PDF

Pediatric Anesthetic and Emergency Drug Guide

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 1
Authors/Editor: Macksey, Lynn Fitzgerald
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 978-0-763-75599-7
  • Description
  • Details

The first book to focus on the pediatric patient and discuss and list the milligram per kilogram dose range of each anesthetic drug, antibiotic, continuous IV drug infusions, local anesthetics and epidural/caudal pediatric guidelines

Designed as a quick index, this book enables the anesthesia care provider to locate common anesthetic drugs calculated both in milligrams and actual ml’s to be drawn up for a specific kilogram weight, along with calculated intravenous fluids and endotracheal/LMA sizes. Also shown are calculated emergency drugs and weight specific cardio-pulmonary resuscitation guidelines including: chest compression to ventilation ratio, depth and rate of chest compression, synchronized cardioversion and defibrillation Joules, pulse check placement, and foreign body obstruction maneuvers.

General guidelines for pediatric care are given including anesthetic setup, bradycardia guidelines, NPO guidelines, IV fluid replacement formulas, and hemoglobin and hematocrit normal values with blood replacement guidelines, estimated blood volumes and the allowable blood loss formula.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Macksey, Lynn Fitzgerald
  • ISBN: 978-0-763-75599-7
  • Specialty:
    Anesthesiology
    Pediatrics
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1
  • Pages: 184
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
FSTA® Food Science and Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, and nutrition.
JOTM
Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts This grey literature database provides unique access to 2.5 million abstracts and posters from medical and life sciences conferences from across the globe.
JOTM
JBJS Case Connector This cross-referenced online journal compiles symptoms, conditions, and demographic details to empower surgeons to find cases similar to theirs and to mine the database to reveal emerging trends and identify patterns.
JOTM
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Recognized as the authority in conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus this journal includes peer-reviewed original research, reviews, selected abstracts of the literature, and more.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department
Covers 400 errors commonly made by residents, medical students, attendings, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in the emergency department, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls.

A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy
Helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz's unique, color wheel approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, expediting effective treatment.