Principles of Anesthesia Equipment

by Areti Yasodananda K, Kodali Bhavani Shankar
Jaypeedigital | Medical Ebooks


Share this page

Quick Overview
Author/Editor Areti Yasodananda K, Kodali Bhavani Shankar
ISBN 9789351529385
Speciality Anesthesiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12837
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 220
Book Type Professional
Chapter Name Size Page No
 

The objective of this book is to introduce the principles of anesthesia equipment. This book consists of 13 chapters. The chapters in the book have been logically organized for a better understanding of the subject. This book is a treasure trove of facts and detailed information about how things work in anesthesia and the physics, mathematics, and engineering that serve as their basis. Clear and straightforward figures drawn to show basic principles provide great clarity. Chapter 1 on applied Physics, the relationship of measurement units used in various parts of the world is clearly discussed. Chapter 3 on anesthesia machine or workstation describes technological progression from the oldest to the newest technical advances and functionalities by major machine manufacturers including end-tidal Control of anesthetic agent on GE Aisys, Draeger Zeus and Maquet FLOW-i in many countries. Chapter 5 on anesthesia ventilators clearly diagrams and describes modern ventilator capabilities. Chapter 7 on monitoring technology beautifully describes and diagrams the numerous technologies available. Chapter 9 on electrical safety and devices succinctly and clearly teaches the basic electronics needed by anesthetists in any country. The diagram and pictures are laid out to make understanding better. Though it is impossible to cover extensively all the equipment used in anesthesiology, basic principles involved in the design of these equipment are well covered in this book.

Submit your review
  • 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star

Related Books

Population explosion over the age of 65 years, represents the fastest growing segment globally, especially in the developing countries. In India, according to the Census, Registrar General of India, 2001, the life expectancy has increased from 32 years in 1947 to 65 years in 2001 raising the quantum of elderly population from approx. 19.00 millions in 1950 t...

The field of anesthesiology is expanding so rapidly that it is difficult to keep pace with new developments every day. The aim of bringing out this publication is to bridge the gap between textbooks and journals. Though most of this information is available in journals, our endeavor is to present this knowledge in a concise and articulate manner in one place...

Fluid management is one the essential duties of an anaesthesiologist, be in the operation theatre or in the intensive care unit. Although, fluid therapy is a very important part of patient management, it is usually not given its due. To gain maximum benefit and do minimum harm, an in depth knowledge of the fluid dynamics of our body, the types of fluids avai...

Image07
Objective Anaesthesia Review: A Comprehensive Textbook for the Examinees Kulkarni Atul P, Divatia JV, Patil Vijaya P, Gehdoo RP

This book is a comprehensive review book on anaesthesia. It provides a fully revised updated text and presents the text in an easy-to-follow question-answer format. Thoroughly discusses the equipment and table viva topics, such as ABGs, ECGs, PFTs, etc. normally encountered in the examination. Includes all the complicated cases and the entire range of anaest...

Image07
Primary FRCA: 450 MTFs and SBAs El-Boghdadly Kariem, Ahmad Imran, Bailey Craig

This book serves its intended purpose of helping the reader succeed in the Primary FRCA examination. The FRCA has always been a challenging set of examinations. The recent addition of the Single Best Answer (SBA) format to the multiple choice question sections of both Primary and Final FRCA examinations has added to their difficulty. In order to succeed, can...

Image07
Manual of Anaesthesia Kumar Paul Arun

The book is a handy and informative text on Anaesthesiology in a concise outline format. It covers the relevant basic science, drugs, equipment and techniques of clinical anaesthesia including every aspect of perianaesthetic, anaesthetic and postanaesthetic patient care. It provides a comprehensive practical coverage of regional anaesthesia in lucid and simp...

This book imparts knowledge to handle on the spot situations, acute crisis and also when it is safe to wean away the patient from the ventilator. The text is presented very clearly starting from the applied anatomy and physiology to explain mechanics of breathing and how clinical application of mechanical ventilation is done. All essential aspects are discus...

Principles and Practice of Percutaneous Tracheostomy provides a comprehensive overview of this important topic. This volume introduces us to the most recent developments in tracheostomy practice with a fascinating history of the origins of the tracheostomy. A detailed description of the various techniques is included, as is a catalogue of complications, cont...