Anesthesia in Thoracic Surgery

Changes of Paradigms

  • Manuel Granell Gil
  • Mert Şentürk

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ricardo Guijarro Jorge, Alper Toker
      Pages 3-18
    3. Marc Licker, Ricard Navarro
      Pages 33-47
  3. Airway and Ventilation Management in Thoracic Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Laszlo L. Szegedi, Marc Licker
      Pages 51-63
    3. Manuel Granell Gil, José Tatay Vivó, Javier Morales Sarabia, Edmond Cohen
      Pages 65-75
    4. Antonio Villalonga, Mohamed El Tahan
      Pages 77-86
    5. Mohamed El Tahan, Antonio Villalonga
      Pages 87-98
    6. Javier H. Campos, Manuel Granell Gil
      Pages 111-124
    7. Jakob Wittenstein, Paolo Pelosi, F. Javier Belda, Göran Hedenstierna, Marcelo Gama de Abreu
      Pages 125-136
    8. Waheedullah Karzai, Mojca Drnovsek Globokar, Tomaž Štupnik
      Pages 137-152
    9. Mert Şentürk, Thomas Hachenberg, María Carmen Unzueta, Carlos Ferrando, Manuel Granell Gil
      Pages 153-164
  4. Perioperative Medicine: Analgesia, Applied Pharmacology, Hemodynamic Control and Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. José A. De Andrés, Javier E. Morales, Mert Şentürk
      Pages 167-182
    3. Carlos L. Errando, Begoña Ayas, Isabel García-Villalobos
      Pages 183-206
    4. Pablo Monedero, Silvia Martin, Cesar Aldecoa
      Pages 221-243
    5. Stefaan Bouchez, Patrick F. Wouters
      Pages 245-258
    6. Alberto Hernandez, Fevzi Toraman, Aslı Demir
      Pages 259-274
  5. Specific Surgical Situations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Nandor Marczin, Rosalba Romano, Marco Scaramuzzi
      Pages 277-297
    3. Rosario Vicente, Iratxe Zarragoikoetxea, Ignacio Moreno, María Azucena Pajares, Juan Porta, Pilar Argente
      Pages 299-311
    4. Manuel Granell Gil, Izumi Kawagoe, Evren Sentürk, Ana Broseta, Laura Giner, Mert Şentürk
      Pages 313-325
    5. Tamás Végh
      Pages 327-342
    6. Radu Stoica, Ioan Cordos
      Pages 343-360
    7. César Rodriguez-Diaz, Tumay Umuroglu, Edmond Cohen
      Pages 361-378
    8. Dirk Smets, Bérengère Papegay, Laszlo L. Szegedi
      Pages 379-390
    9. Enrique De Casimiro Calabuig, Jose Vicente Cuchillo Sastriques, Enrique Cases-Viedma, Joaquín Moreno-Pachón, José Tatay Vivó
      Pages 391-409
  6. Radu Stoica, Ioan Cordos
    Pages C1-C1

About this book


This book reviews and describes the best practices of anesthesia in thoracic surgery, according to evidence-based medicine. It covers preoperative assessment, applied pharmacology, airway management and ventilation methods. The analgesic methods in this surgical specialty are also discussed.

This book is aimed at all specialists in the world of anesthesiology and critical care as well as to physicians in training. It may also be of interest to thoracic surgeons and pulmonologists.


Thoracic anesthesia Cardiothoracic anesthesia Airway management Ventilation in thoracic surgery Pain relief in thoracic surgery chest trauma

Editors and affiliations

  • Manuel Granell Gil
    • 1
  • Mert Şentürk
    • 2
  1. 1.Consorcio Hospital General UniversitarioValenciaSpain
  2. 2.Istanbul Medical Faculty, Department of AnaesthesiologyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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