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Readership: This book is relevant to anaesthetists in training, consultant anaesthetists, intensive care nurses, and anaesthetic assistants.
Susan Smith, Gloucestershire Hospital NHS Trust, Anaesthetics Department, Cheltenham, UK, Edward Scarth, Speciality Registrar in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Bristol School of Anaesthesia, Bristol, UK, and Martin Sasada, Consultant Anaesthetist, Royal United Hospital, Bath, UK
Dr Susan Smith trained in medicine, anaesthesia and intensive care at Guy's Hospital, Oxford and America. She was appointed as a consultant in 1990 and was Director of Intensive Care in Cheltenham until 2008. She is Senior Medical Officer for Cheltenham Racecourse. Her interests include pharmacology, care of the critically ill patient and prehospital care of the injured casualty.
Dr Edward Scarth qualified in 2002 from Nottingham. He gained experience in A & E and General (Internal) Medicine gaining MRCP(UK) prior to commencing training in Anaesthesia in 2005. Dr Scarth has been a Speciality Registrar in Anaesthesia & Intensive Care since 2008 on a training rotation organized by the Bristol School of Anaesthesia (Severn Deanery), and gained FRCA in early 2010.
"It is without doubt a valuable resource for those requiring a handy, well set out list of drugs." - British Journal of Anaesthesia
"A useful functional text and a must have for the FRCA student for some years to come."
Information on over 170 commonly used drugs, presented in alphabetical order