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Syndromes: Rapid Recognition and Perioperative Implications [Hardcover]

Bruno Bissonnette , Igor Luginbuehl , Bruno Marciniak , Bernard Dalens


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July 20 2006 0071354557 978-0071354554 1

Your one-stop resource for all major genetic syndromes and important anesthetic, diagnostic, and pharmacological considerations

4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!
"This is a nearly exhaustive compilation of over 4,500 pediatric syndromes and their impact on perioperative management....I have not come across a book that covers this subject as completely and makes referencing as easy as this one does. It is truly an essential text for those providing operative care to children who have syndromic diseases."--Doody's Review Service

The ultimate desk reference for anesthesiologists, pediatricians, geneticists, and internists, Syndromes provides convenient A-Z coverage of more than 2,000 genetic, metabolic, and dysmorphic conditions. Extensive cross-referencing of synonyms, variations, and international names leads to over 4,500 entries in all!.

  • An encyclopedic dictionary of every genetic syndrom known to humankind
  • Includes synonyms, variations and international names--more than 4,500 cross-referenced syndromes in all
  • 180 photographs illustrate manifestations and common presentations
  • Standardized, two-column rapid retrieval template

For each syndrome, from Aarskog to Zellweger Syndrome, you'll find a succinct "snapshot" of clinical information that includes:

  • "At a Glance" Description
  • Incidence
  • Genetic Inheritance
  • Pathophysiology
  • Diagnosis
  • Clinical Aspects
  • Precautions before Anesthesia
  • Anesthetic Considerations
  • Pharmacological Implications
  • Other Conditions to be Considered


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"This book is a fantastic quick reference to possible anesthetic implications for a specific syndrome and the implication need not be limited to practices that care solely for children...This book is an incredibly ambitious undertaking by the authors who are to be commended on creating a very helpful new resource."--Anesthesia & Analgesia (Anesthesia & Analgesia 2007-02-01)

About the Author

Bruno Bissonnette, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Director of Neurosurgical Anesthesiology
Staff Anesthesiologist
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto

Igor Luginbuehl, MD
Assistant Professor
University of Toronto
Staff Anesthesiologist
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto

Bruno Marciniak, MD
Praticien Hospitalier
Anesthesiste Reanimateur
Department d'Anesthesie Reanimation Chirurgicale
Clinique de Chirurgie Infantile et Orthopedie
Hopital Jeanne de Flandre
Centre Hoospitalier et Universitaire de Lille
Lille, France

Bernard J. Dalens, MD
Professeur Associe d'Anesthesiologie et Reanimation
Universite Laval
Praticien Hospitalier
Centre Hospitalier Universite Lavel
Quebec


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5.0 out of 5 stars Best gift ever! April 26 2013
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I received this book from one of my attendings during my fellowship (Thank you Dr Rymer :) ) and it has been very useful through the years. I like this better than the Baum book which my office mate uses. Has useful anesthetic considerations and also does give some detail as to the pathophysiology of the syndrome. Definitely covers the vast majority of syndromes that you may have the misfortune of running in to!

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