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Hagberg and Benumof's Airway Management. Edition No. 5

  • Book

  • February 2023
  • Elsevier Health Science
  • ID: 5548653
Considered the go-to reference in airway management not only in anesthesia practice but also in emergency medicine and intensive care settings, Hagberg and Benumof's Airway Management ensures that practitioners worldwide are familiar and proficient with the most recent developments in equipment and scientific knowledge in this fast-changing area. Covering all aspects of this fundamental practice, the new 5th Edition facilitates the safe performance of airway management for all airway practitioners, regardless of specialty, using a concise, how-to approach, carefully chosen illustrations, and case examples and analysis throughout.

The only volume of its kind completely dedicated to airway management, this edition features:�

  • Well-illustrated and tightly focused coverage, with anatomical drawings, charts, algorithms, photos, and imaging studies for quick reference-many new to this edition.�

  • Key Points in every chapter, as well as up-to-date information on the latest ASA guidelines.�

  • Two new chapters covering Combination Techniques and Human Factors in Airway Management; all other chapters have been thoroughly revised to reflect current thinking and practice.�

  • A significantly expanded video library, including intubating the COVID-19 patient and new videos on ultrasonography of the airway.�

  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.�

Please Note: This is an On Demand product, delivery may take up to 11 working days after payment has been received.

Table of Contents

PART 1 Basic Clinical Science Considerations

1. Functional anatomy of the airway

2. Radiographic and cross-sectional imaging of the airway

3. Ultrasonography in airway management

4. Physics of the airway

5. Physiology of the airway

6. Airway pharmacology

7. Physiologic and pathophysiologic responses to intubation

PART 2 The Difficult Airway: Definition, Recognition, and the ASA Algorithm

8. Definition and incidence of the difficult airway

9. Airway assessment and prediction of the difficult airway

10. Development of an airway management plan

11. Algorithms for management of the difficult airway

PART 3 Preintubation-Ventilation Procedures

12. Preparation of the patient for awake intubation

13. Aspiration prevention and prophylaxis: preoperative considerations for the full stomach patient

14. Preoxygenation

15. Techniques to Induce General Anesthesia

PART 4 The Airway Techniques

16. History of airway management

17. Oxygen delivery systems, inhalation and respiratory therapy

18. Noninvasive management of the airway

19. Supraglottic airway techniques: Laryngeal mask airways

20. Supraglottic airway techniques: Nonlaryngeal mask airways

21. Laryngoscopic tracheal intubation

22. Blind intubation techniques

23. Intubating introducers, lighted and optical stylets

24. Video-assisted laryngoscopy

25. Flexible scope intubation techniques

26. Lung isolation techniques

27. Percutaneous emergency airway access

28. Rigid bronchoscopy

29. Surgical airway

30. Confirmation of tracheal intubation

PART 5 Difficult Airway Situations

31. Prehospital airway management

32. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and airway management

33. Austere environment and disaster preparedness

34. Airway Management in the Trauma Patient

35. Airway management in burn patients

36. Airway management in pediatric patients

37. Airway management in obstetric patients

38. Airway management in head and neck surgery

39. Anesthesia for laser airway surgery

40. Airway management in neurosurgical patients

41. Obesity, Sleep Apnea, the Airway, and Anesthesia

42. Regional anesthesia and the difficult airway

43. Airway management in nonoperating room locations

44. Airway management in intensive care medicine

PART 6 Postintubation Procedures

45. Endotracheal tube and respiratory care

46. Mechanical ventilation 47. Monitoring the airway and pulmonary function

48. Extubation and reintubation of the difficult airway

49. Complications of managing the airway

PART 7 Societal Considerations

50. Airway management education

51. Dissemination of critical airway information

52. Airway Research

53. Airway management and outcomes reporting

54. Role of the airway community



Carin A. Hagberg Chief Academic Officer, Immediate Past Division Head, Division of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Medicine, Bud Johnson Clinical Distinguished Chair, Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.