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By Keith J. Ruskin, Stanley H. Rosenbaum

Anesthesia Emergencies comprises proper step by step details on easy methods to become aware of, deal with, and deal with problems and emergencies throughout the perioperative interval. Concisely written, highlighted sections on speedy administration and possibility components strengthen crucial issues for simple memorization, whereas constant association and checklists supply ease of studying and readability. Anesthesia services will locate this publication an integral source, describing evaluate and remedy of life-threatening occasions, together with airway, thoracic, surgical, pediatric, and cardiovascular emergencies. the second one version includes a revised desk of contents which offers themes so as in their precedence in the course of emergencies, in addition to new chapters on concern source administration and catastrophe medicine.

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DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS • Hemothorax • Mucus plug • Endobronchial intubation • Severe bronchospasm Diagnostic Studies • Auscultation (absent breath sounds on the affected side) • Percussion (hyper-resonance).  Decompression of tension pneumothorax. Respiratory Emergencies • Increase FIO2 to 00%. , kink or clot) • Pulmonary blebs Prevention • Avoid excessive tidal volume or peak airway pressure. • Chest X-ray or imaging after central line placement to prevent progression of a small pneumothorax to a tension pneumothorax.

Prepare for endotracheal intubation and mechanical ventilation. • Consider nitric oxide therapy for refractory hypoxemia. • Consider extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for refractory hypoxemia. Risk Factors • Underlying pulmonary disease • Obstructive sleep apnea • Aspiration risk • Use of narcotics • Advanced age • Obesity • Shivering Respiratory Emergencies Chapter 3 DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS • Esophageal intubation • Mechanical disconnect from ventilator or O2 source • Right mainstem intubation • Airway obstruction • Hypoventilation • Atelectasis • Presence of a mucus plug • Bronchospasm • Pneumothorax • Pulmonary embolus • Pulmonary edema • Acute lung injury • Aspiration • Low cardiac output state 49 Anesthesia Emergencies Prevention • Confirm ETT position with capnography and auscultation.

Extracoporeal membrane oxygenation for ARDS in adults. N Engl J Med. 20; 365: 905–94. 44 Schmidt G. Ventilator waveforms: clinical interpretation. In: Hall JB, Schmidt G, Wood LDH, eds. Principles of Critical Care. 3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2005:427–443. Hemoptysis Definition Cough productive of blood or bloody sputum. Massive hemoptysis is the production of 300–600 cc of blood in a 2- to 24-hour period. Presentation Reduced breath sounds, frank blood in the sputum, diffuse pulmonary infiltrates on chest X-ray.

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