OverviewThis latest edition of Preoperative Assessment and Management offers up-to-date, concise, and comprehensive information for anyone who performs preoperative assessments on patients. With a practical, no-nonsense writing style, it provides fast, efficient answers on evaluating patients with neurological, cardiac, renal, endocrine, metabolic, hematologic, musculoskeletal, and other disorders; administering medications; and more. -New chapters address the evaluation of acutely ill, obese, geriatric, and sleep apnea patients, as well as business logistics-billing, staffing, remote assessment, and more. -Ebook now features ultrasound clips, highlighting the emerging diagnostic use of this technology in preoperative assessments. -Bulleted format and numerous tables enable you to find information-and perform evaluations-quickly and efficiently. -Ideal for anesthesiologists, residents in anesthesiology, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, hospitalists, and surgeons. Enhance Your eBook Reading Experience -Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet, or smartphone. -Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech.