“The book targets medical students, but even junior anesthesia trainees would find it very compelling….Although it has the appearance of a handbook, this book is an overview of clinical anesthesiology. It takes a simulation approach to drive home essential concepts of anesthesia management in different disease conditions.
Case Files: Anesthesiology contains 53 high-yield cases with open-ended questions. Each case includes an extended discussion, definitions, clinical Pearls, 3-5 USMLE-style comprehension questions, and references to the most current literature for further reading.
53 high-yield clinical situations tailored for management of the anesthetic patient
Clear and easy-to-follow case-based format helps readers develop clinical thinking skills
Clinical pearls give evidence-based recommendations for patient management
USMLE-style comprehension questions accompany each case
Content enhanced by numerous tables, illustrations, and clinical images