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Perioperative Medicine : Medical Consultation and Co-management

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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 Conditions
With 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.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 592 pages
  • 154.94 x 233.68 x 33.02mm | 771.1g
  • Wiley-Blackwell
  • Hoboken, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0470627514
  • 9780470627518
  • 1,408,227

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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 Consultant Co-Management of the Surgical Patient Preoperative Evaluation Improving the Quality and Outcomes of Perioperative Care Developing, Implementing, and Operating a Preoperative Clinic Assessing and Managing Risk of Major Organ Systems Assessing and Managing Disorders for Surgery Postoperative Care and Co-Management by Surgery Type Managing Common Postoperative Conditions With 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.
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Table of contents

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

"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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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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