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By John H. Lemmer Jr. MD, Gus J. Vlahakes

The completely up to date 7th version of this well known and established instruction manual offers the most up-tp-date protocols and suggestions for care of sufferers present process cardiac surgical procedure. This variation displays present ACLS instructions and the newest advancements in cardiac surgical procedure. The transplantation bankruptcy has been totally rewritten through a brand new author.

Experts from best hospitals supply precise, sensible instructions on preoperative evaluate and practise, intraoperative administration, and postoperative take care of all present cardiac surgeries. views helpful for cardiac surgeons, cardiac nurses, and anesthesiologists are integrated all through. assurance features a bankruptcy on babies and youngsters. Appendices record drug dosages for adults and for babies and children.

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