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Essentials of Equipment in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Perioperative Medicine


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1 Medical gas supply 2 The anaesthetic machine 3 Pollution in theatre and scavenging 4 Breathing systems 5 Tracheal tubes, tracheostomy tubes and airways 6 Masks and oxygen delivery devices 7 Laryngoscopes and tracheal intubation equipment 8 Ventilators 9 Humidifaction and filtration 10 Non-invasive monitoring 11 Invasive monitoring 12 Pumps, pain management and regional anaesthesia 13 Additional equipment used in anaesthesia and intensive care 14 Point of care testing 15 Electrical safety Appendix A: Safety and standards Appendix B: Graphical symbols for use in labelling medical devices Appendix C: Decontamination of medical equipment Appendix D: Directory of manufacturers Glossary


Reviews of the previous edition "A valuable source of information for those interested in learning about anaesthetic equipment and how the various types of product operate ... easy to read, clearly laid out, and well-illustrated." British Journal of Anaesthesia "The book covers just about everything you need to know about anaesthetic equipment ... I would recommend it as an excellent starting manual for novice anaesthetists, as well as for trainees preparing for their FRCA examinations." Anaesthesia "Well written with excellent illustrations and high production values ... the authors offer a consistent style that minimizes repetition, while highlighting key points ... keeps pace with medical innovation in anaesthesiology." European Journal of Anaesthesiology "A welcome addition to the broad and often confusing armamentarium of modern anesthesiologists." Acta Ancesthesiologica Belgica

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