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Handbook of Patient Care in Cardiac Surgery
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Handbook of Patient Care in Cardiac Surgery

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 7th Ed.
Authors/Editor: John H. Lemmer Jr., MD; Gus J. Vlahakes
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-77385-0
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The thoroughly updated seventh edition of this popular and widely used handbook presents the most current protocols and recommendations for care of patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

This edition reflects current ACLS guidelines and the latest developments in cardiac surgery. The transplantation chapter has been entirely rewritten by a new author.

Experts from leading hospitals offer detailed, practical guidelines on preoperative evaluation and preparation, intraoperative management, and postoperative care for all current cardiac surgical procedures. Perspectives valuable for cardiac surgeons, cardiac nurses, and anesthesiologists are included throughout. Coverage includes a chapter on infants and children. Appendices list drug dosages for adults and for infants and children.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: John H. Lemmer Jr., MD; Gus J. Vlahakes
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-77385-0
  • Specialty:
    Cardiology
    Critical Care Medicine
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 7th Ed.
  • Pages: 384
  • Illustrations: 37
  • Year: 2009

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