Drugs in Anaesthesia and Critical Care aims to provide an in-depth knowledge on various aspects of commonly used drugs in anaesthesia and critical care. The book, which can be read easily in a short period of time, makes the reader understand clearly the use of drugs when indicated. The sophisticated and multiplex specialty like critical care and anaesthesia necessitates a concise book like this which gives comprehensive information on basic principles of pharmacology, absorption through excretion, mechanisms of drug action, pharmacodynamics, and pharmacokinetics. The most striking feature of this book is proper organization and presentation of drugs from clinical point of view. Each chapter is divided into short sections with bold titles, making scanning of information easy.
The book has illustrative figures and tables. It will prove to be a rapid resource of invaluable information for both anaesthetists and critical care specialists in their customary professional conduct. It is written in usual textbook style, making each topic reader-friendly by adding Summary, Key Points, Take Home Messages, FAQs, One Fact to Remember, and Anaesthesia Pearls.
It focuses on the requirements of postgraduate students in anaesthesiology, and those pursuing fellowship in any branch of anaesthesia or completing their DM in critical care.
|Publishers||CBS Publishers & Distributors|
|Author||Namita Padvi | Amit Padvi | Mahesh Baldwa | Sushila Baldwa|
|About the Author||
Namita Padvi MBBS, MD, DNB, Fellowship in Paediatric Anaesthesiology is presently Specialist in Anaesthesiology, Emirates Hospital, Dubai. She has been Assistant Professor, Department of Anaesthesia, Topiwala National Medical College and BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai. She has contributed to several national and international scientific journals. She is an excellent teacher and a good speaker.