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Current Topics in Anesthesiology

Edited by Rıza Hakan Erbay

Pamukkale University, Turkey

Throughout the history of thousands of years of medicine, it felt a great need to anesthesia for surgical operations, and only in 1846, Morton's introduction of ether anesthesia began scientific anesthesiology. Today, as technological developments and knowledge have increased, the practices of anesthesiology are becoming increasingly sophisticated. In this book, current drugs and applications for anesthesiology as well as new developments for the use of ultrasonography are presented.

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Current Topics in AnesthesiologyEdited by Rıza Hakan Erbay

Published: February 8th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63140

ISBN: 978-953-51-2918-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2917-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7336-6

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

17191 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Pharmacology of Local Anaesthetics and Commonly Used Recipes in Clinical Practice

By Jesse Musokota Mumba, Freddy Kasandji Kabambi and Christian Tshebeletso Ngaka


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2. Regional Anesthesia: Advantages of Combined Use with General Anesthesia and Useful Tips for Improving Nerve Block Technique with Ultrasound Technology

By Masahiko Tsuchiya


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3. Anesthesia for Urological Surgery

By Zeki Tuncel Tekgül, Burcu Özalp Horsanali and Mustafa Ozan Horsanali


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4. Obesity and Anesthesia Management

By Ismail Demirel, Esef Bolat and Aysun Yıldız Altun


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5. Anesthetic Neurotoxicity in Pediatric Patients

By Ayse B. Ozer and Sibel Ozcan


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6. Preoperative Evaluation of Computed Tomography Perfusion: Its Significance for the Risk Assessment of Cerebrovascular Complications Perioperatively1

By Yusuke Asakura, Yuta Matsunaga, Maho Kinoshita, Yusuke Kasuya and Makoto Ozaki


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7. Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction: Preclinical Highlights and Perspectives on Preventive Strategies

By Fabricio M. Locatelli and Takashi Kawano


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