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Pediatric Anesthesia
5th edition
edited by George A. Gregory

Gregory's Pediatric Anesthesia 5th edition introduces the basics of pediatric anesthesia, and how they are applied to contemporary practice both in and out of the operating room. The evidence-based approach is supplemented by in-depth case studies that spotlight best-practice in action across all the major subspecialties.

New to this edition are:

  • Developmental physiology of individual organ systems
  • Fetal surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Post-anesthesia Care Unit management
  • Complications
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Communication, databases and electronic records

Purchase includes an enhanced Wiley Desktop Edition*. This is an interactive digital version featuring:

  • all text and images in fully searchable form
  • integrated videos of procedures
  • highlighting and note taking facilities
  • book marking
  • linking to additional references


Part 1 Principles of Pediatric Anesthesia

  1. Ethical Considerations
  2. History of Pediatric Anesthesia
  3. Educating Pediatric Anesthesiologists: What's Best for the Kids?
  4. An Introduction to the Ethical Design, Conduct, and Analysis of Pediatric Clinical Trials
  5. Developmental Physiology of the Cardiovascular System
  6. Developmental Physiology of the Respiratory System
  7. Developmental Physiology of the Central Nervous System
  8. Developmental Physiology of the Liver, Gastrointestinal Tract, and Renal System
  9. Pharmacology
  10. Fluids, Electrolytes, and Nutrition
  11. Coagulation, Bleeding, and Blood Transfusion
  12. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Part 2 Pediatric Anesthesia Management

  1. Preoperative Evaluation and Preparation, Anxiety, Awareness, and Behavior Change
  2. Pediatric Airway Management
  3. Induction, Maintenance, and Emergence from Anesthesia
  4. Postanesthesia Care Unit Management
  5. Monitoring and Vascular Access
  6. Pediatric Regional Anesthesia

Part 3 Practice of Pediatric Anesthesia

  1. Anesthesia for Fetal Intervention and Surgery
  2. Anesthesia for Premature Infants
  3. Anesthesia for the Full-Term and Ex-Premature Infant
  4. Anesthesia for the Adolescent and Young Adult Patient
  5. Anesthesia for Neurosurgical Procedures
  6. Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery
  7. Anesthesia for Congenital Heart Disease
  8. Anesthesia for Spinal Surgery in Children
  9. Anesthesia for Transplantation
  10. Anesthesia for Abdominal Surgery
  11. Anesthesia for Pediatric Urological Procedures
  12. Anesthesia for Orthopedic Surgery
  13. Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat Surgery
  14. Anesthesia for Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery
  15. Pain Management in Children
  16. Outpatient Anesthesia
  17. Anesthesia for Burns and Trauma
  18. Anesthesia and Sedation Outside the Operating Room
  19. Pediatric Intensive Care
  20. Anesthesia for the Patient with a Genetic Syndrome
  21. Pediatric Anesthesia in Developing Countries

Part 4 Quality, Outcomes, and Complications in Pediatric Anesthesia

  1. Clinical Complications in Pediatric Anesthesia
  2. Impact of Pediatric Surgery and Anesthesia on Brain Development
  3. Patient Simulation and Its Use in Pediatric Anesthesia
  4. Databases and Outcome Research in Pediatric Anesthesia
  5. Electronic Anesthesia and Medical Records
  6. Operating Room Safety, Communication, and Teamwork


  1. Pediatric Anesthesia Drugs and Other Treatments in the Perioperative Period
  2. Pediatric Normal Laboratory Values


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Pediatric Anesthesia, 5th Edition
edited by George A. Gregory
2012 • 1,376 pages • $348.95 + shipping
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