Written by international contributors, this clinical text for practitioners, consultants, specialists, and trainees covers aspects of neuroanesthesia
and neurointensive care for adults and children.
Director, Division of Neuroanesthesia
, Mount Sinai medical Center, New York City, said: "For everyday practice it is a great device and has the potential to make us more successful every time.
And it's really easy," stated Irene Osborn, MD, and Associate Professor - Anesthesiology, Associate Professor - Neurosurgery, Director of Neuroanesthesia
at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, New York.
The practice guideline was devised and written in a collaborative manner by nurses and physicians from neurosurgery, trauma, critical care, and neuroanesthesia
However, early studies on the effect of ketamine on intracranial pressure have shown that ketamine increased intracranial cerebral pressure, so ketamine has been given up in neuroanesthesia
AMAET was founded in 2001 and consists of 45 anesthesiologists and 158 anesthetists, providing anesthesia services across a wide spectrum of subspecialty areas including cardiovascular, obstetric, neuroanesthesia
, regional anesthesia and pain management.
Case Studies in Neuroanesthesia
and Neurocritical Care.
Each case covers basic principles of neuroanesthesia
and neurocritical care, neuroimaging, and complications, and they relate to craniotomy, vascular procedures, spine and neuroendocrine surgery, functional neurosurgery, pediatric neuroanesthesia
, neurologic sequelae in other patients, subarachnoid and intraparenchymal hemorrhage, stroke, traumatic brain injury, seizures, neuromuscular disease, and end-of-life issues.
Essentials of neuroanesthesia
and neurointensive care.
Marc Bloom, MD, PhD, Director of NeuroAnesthesia
at the New York University Medical Center sees promise in new technologies.
An example is that sevoflurane should be a suitable agent for neuroanesthesia
The 9 sections consider congenital and developmental cerebral disorders, spinal disorders, neoplasms, trauma, cerebrovascular disease, functional disorders, infectious disorders, and neuroanesthesia