A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children Section 1: Introduction 1. The Practice of Pediatric Anesthesia 2. Growth and Development 3. Perioperative Behavior Stress in Children 4. Preoperative Evaluation, Premedication, and Induction of Anesthesia 5. Ethical Issues in Pediatric Anesthesiology Section 2: Drug and Fluid Therapy 6. Pharmacogenomics 7. Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Children 8. Total Intravenous Anesthesia and Target-Controlled Infusion 9. Fluid Management 10. Essentials of Hematology 11. Perioperative Management of the Oncology Patient 12. Strategies for Blood Product Management and Reducing Transfusions Section 3: The Chest 13. Essentials of Pulmonology 14. The Pediatric Airway 15. Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery Section 4: The Heart 16. Essentials of Cardiology 17. Anesthesia for Children Undergoing Heart Surgery 18. Cardiac Physiology and Pharmacology 19. Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Management 20. Medications for Hemostasis 21. Mechanical Circulatory Support 22. Interventional Cardiology 23. Anesthesia for Non-cardiac Surgery in Children with Congenital Heart Disease Section 5: The Brain and Glands 24. Essentials of Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases 25. Surgery, Anesthesia, and the Immature Brain 26. Pediatric Neurosurgical Anesthesia 27. Essentials of Endocrinology Section 6: The Abdomen 28. Essentials of Nephrology 29. General Abdominal and Urologic Surgery 30. Essentials of Hepatology 31. Organ Transplantation Section 7: Other Surgeries 32. Orthopedic and Spine Surgery 33. Otorhinolaryngologic Procedures 34. Ophthalmology 35. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 36. Burn Injuries Section 8: Emergencies 37. The Extremely Premature Infant (Micropremie) and Neonatal Emergencies 38. Fetal Intervention and the EXIT Procedure 39. Trauma 40. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation 41. Malignant Hyperthermia Section 9: Pain 42. Regional Anesthesia 43. Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia 44. Acute Pain 45. Chronic Pain Section 10: Special Topics 46. Anesthesia Outside the Operating Room 47. The Postanesthesia Care Unit and Beyond 48. Sedation for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures Outside the Operating Room 49. Procedures for Vascular Access 50. Infectious Disease Considerations for the Operating Room 51. Pediatric Anesthesia in Developing Countries 52. Pediatric Equipment 53. Simulation
an excellent reference for both those dedicated to the subspecialty and those who occasionally provide care for the paediatric patient
I recommend this textbook o any anesthesia resident, fellow, or staff member.