The Wondrous Story of Anesthesia (Hardcover)

The Wondrous Story of Anesthesia By Edmond I. Eger II (Editor), Lawrence J. Saidman (Editor), Rod N. Westhorpe (Editor) Cover Image
By Edmond I. Eger II (Editor), Lawrence J. Saidman (Editor), Rod N. Westhorpe (Editor)
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Edited and written by an international "who's who" of more than 100 authors, including anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, bench scientists, a surgeon, and representatives of industry, this text provides a comprehensive history of anesthesia, unique in its focus on the people and events that shaped the specialty around the world, particularly during the past 70 years when anesthesia emerged from empiricism and developed into a science-based practice.

About the Author

Edmond I Eger II, MD Emeritus Professor, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care University of California, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CA, USALawrence J. Saidman, MDEmeritus ProfessorDepartments of AnesthesiaStanford University, Stanford, CA, USA andUniversity of California, San Diego, CA, USARod Westhorpe, OAM, MB, BS, FRCA, FANZCAFormer Honorary Curator, Geoffrey Kaye Museum of Anaesthetic HistoryAustralian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists;Melbourne, Australia

Product Details
ISBN: 9781461484400
ISBN-10: 1461484405
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: September 14th, 2013
Pages: 944
Language: English