Authors/Editor: Bellamy, Mark C.; Struys, Michael M.R.F.
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
This second edition of the successful pocketbook Anaesthesia for the Overweight and Obese Patient incorporates the latest advances in the field, particularly those relating to obesity in critical care, pharmacology and antibiotics. It also includes new chapters on screening and cardiac risk in obesity surgery, obesity and artificial ventilation, and bariatric surgery in the elderly.
*Helpful ""Key Points"" sections at the start of each chapter
*Useful new section of illustrative case studies
*New chapters: Screening and cardiac risk in obesity surgery, Obesity and artificial ventilation, Bariatric surgery and the elderly, The obese patient in the critical care unit