Perioperative Medicine: Medical Consultation and Co-Management

Perioperative Medicine: Medical Consultation and Co-Management

Paperback Hospital Medicine: Current Concepts

By (author) Amir K. Jaffer, By (author) Paul Grant

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  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
  • Format: Paperback | 592 pages
  • Dimensions: 155mm x 234mm x 33mm | 771g
  • Publication date: 12 October 2012
  • Publication City/Country: Chicester
  • ISBN 10: 0470627514
  • ISBN 13: 9780470627518
  • Edition: 1
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations (some col.)
  • Sales rank: 1,017,802

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The first perioperative care resource specifically targeted to hospitalists, this book offers a comprehensive presentation of systems and operational issues related to the perioperative care of patients. Its coverage features complete but concise coverage of co-management topics, such as working with surgeons, intensivists, and nurses, as well as a thorough discussion of post-operative conditions and their management. The text also places special emphasis on care of the older hospitalized surgical patient. This supplies a singular resource for hospitalists who must manage the clinical and operational issues associated with perioperative care.

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"This unique book is a must-have for any hospitalist, surgeon, resident, or fellow who is involved in the medical care of surgical patients. Using evidence-based medicine, it discusses assessment of preoperative risk, strategies that minimize risk, and management of common postoperative conditions." ( Doody's , 4 January 2013)

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Provides a comprehensive evidence-based guide to the management of the growing population of patients who require perioperative care"Perioperative Medicine: Medical Consultation and Co-Management" is the first comprehensive reference text developed specifically for hospitalists but envisioned also to help internists, anesthesiologists, allied health professionals, fellows, residents, and medical students manage various aspects of the medical care of the surgical patient. The book features both the preoperative and postoperative medical management of the surgical patient. It focuses on systems, operations, quality of perioperative care, and preoperative assessment of the patient, all in consideration with system-specific risk and evidence-based strategies that minimize risk. It places special emphasis on care of the older hospitalized surgical patient and offers a thorough discussion of post-operative conditions and their management.Chapters cover vital topics such as: Hospitalist as a Medical ConsultantCo-Management of the Surgical PatientPreoperative EvaluationImproving the Quality and Outcomes of Perioperative CareDeveloping, Implementing, and Operating a Preoperative ClinicAssessing and Managing Risk of Major Organ SystemsAssessing and Managing Disorders for SurgeryPostoperative Care and Co-Management by Surgery TypeManaging Common Postoperative ConditionsWith the core responsibilities of perioperative care falling more and more on the shoulders of hospitalists, internists, and allied health professionals, "Perioperative Medicine" is a much-needed guide for managing the clinical and operational issues associated with caring for hospitalized surgical patients.

Table of contents

PREFACE xi CONTRIBUTORS xiii PART I SYSTEMS OF CARE, QUALITY, AND PRACTICE MANAGEMENT 1 HOSPITALIST AS A MEDICAL CONSULTANT 3 Siva S. Ketha and Amir K. Jaffer 2 CO-MANAGEMENT OF THE SURGICAL PATIENT 11 Eric Siegal 3 IMPROVING THE QUALITY AND OUTCOMES OF PERIOPERATIVE CARE 21 Mihaela Stefan and Peter K. Lindenauer 4 THE PREOPERATIVE EVALUATION: HISTORY, PHYSICAL EXAM, AND THE ROLE OF TESTING 35 Paul J. Grant 5 PERIOPERATIVE MEDICATION MANAGEMENT 47 Christopher Whinney 6 DEVELOPING, IMPLEMENTING, AND OPERATING A PREOPERATIVE CLINIC 63 Seema Chandra, Daniel Fleisher, and Amir K. Jaffer 7 DEVELOPING, IMPLEMENTING, AND OPERATING A MEDICAL CONSULTATION SERVICE 75 Joshua D. Lenchus and Kurt Pfeifer 8 PERIOPERATIVE MEDICINE: CODING, BILLING, AND REIMBURSEMENT ISSUES 85 Jessica Zuleta and Seema Chandra PART II ASSESSING AND MANAGING RISK BY ORGAN SYSTEM OR SPECIAL POPULATION 9 ASSESSING AND MANAGING CARDIOVASCULAR RISK 97 Vineet Chopra and James B. Froehlich 10 ASSESSING AND MANAGING PULMONARY RISK 115 Gerald W. Smetana 11 ASSESSING AND MANAGING ENDOCRINE DISORDERS 131 David Wesorick 12 ASSESSING AND MANAGING HEPATOBILIARY DISEASE 149 Aijaz Ahmed and Paul Martin 13 ASSESSING AND MANAGING HEMATOLOGIC DISORDERS 163 M. Chadi Alraies and Ajay Kumar 14 RENAL DISEASE AND ELECTROLYTE MANAGEMENT 185 Maninder S. Kohli 15 ASSESSING AND MANAGING NEUROVASCULAR, NEURODEGENERATIVE, AND NEUROMUSCULAR DISORDERS 201 Peter G. Kallas 16 ASSESSING AND MANAGING RHEUMATOLOGIC DISORDERS 215 Gregory C. Gardner and Brian F. Mandell 17 ASSESSING AND MANAGING PSYCHIATRIC DISEASE 231 Elias A. Khawam, Anjala V. Tess, and Leo Pozuelo 18 THE PREGNANT SURGICAL PATIENT 251 Michael P. Carson 19 THE PATIENT WITH CANCER 267 Sunil K. Sahai and Marc A. Rozner PART III POSTOPERATIVE CARE AND CO-MANAGEMENT BY SURGERY TYPE 20 CARDIAC SURGERY 285 Uzma Abbas and Andres F. Soto 21 INTRA-ABDOMINAL AND PELVIC SURGERY 301 M. Chadi Alraies and Franklin Michota 22 MAJOR ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY 309 Barbara Slawski 23 TRAUMA SURGERY 325 Fahim A. Habib, Nikolay Buagev, and Mark G. McKenney 24 NEUROSURGERY 339 Christina Gilmore Ryan, Kamal S. Ajam, and Rachel E. Thompson 25 BARIATRIC SURGERY 357 Donna L. Mercado, Mihaela Stefan, and Xiao Liu 26 OPHTHALMIC SURGERY 373 Jessica Zuleta and Aldo Pavon Canseco PART IV COMMON POSTOPERATIVE CONDITIONS 27 SEPSIS 385 Lena M. Napolitano 28 POSTOPERATIVE CARDIAC COMPLICATIONS 407 Efren C. Manjarrez, Karen F. Mauck, and Steven L. Cohn 29 POSTOPERATIVE NAUSEA AND VOMITING 425 Tina P. Le and Tong J. Gan 30 DELIRIUM 439 Dimitriy Levin and Jeffrey J. Glasheen 31 POSTOPERATIVE FEVER 451 James C. Pile 32 VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM 463 Darrell W. Harrington and Katayoun Mostafaie 33 SURGICAL SITE INFECTIONS 485 Emily K. Shuman and Carol E. Chenoweth 34 POSTOPERATIVE KIDNEY INJURY 499 Charuhas V. Thakar 35 PERIOPERATIVE PAIN 517 Daniel Berland and Naeem Haider INDEX 537