This equipment book is well written with excellent illustrations and high production values. The design is most suitable for those preparing for examinations and for trainers alike. The authors offer a consistent style that minimizes repetition, while highlighting key points. This latest edition keeps pace with medical innovation in anaesthesiology and should prove a popular text.
D. Conway, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK, European Journal of Anaesthesiology 2008, 25: 86–87
This well written and excellently illustrated equipment book is a welcome addition to find its way into the broad and often confusing armamentarium of modern anesthesiologists. The authors have to be congratulated with undertaking such a needed venture as this book which will enhance safety and successful administration of anesthesia.
Essentials of Anaesthetic Equipment will be warmly welcomed by trainees and teachers alike as it is easy to read, very well illustrated and as a clear and accurate guide to successful techniques.
Acta Anæsthesiologica Belgica, 2008, 59, No 1BMA Book Awards 2008 - Highly Commended
"This is an excellent addition to the books in this area: it’s easy-to-read with clear diagrams and pictures that reinforce the text to great effect."
About the Author
Baha Al-Shaikh, MB, CHB, FFARCSI, Consultant in Anaesthesia, William Harvey Hospital, East Kent Hospitals Trust, Ashford, Kent, UK; and Simon Stacey, MB, BS, FRCA, Registrar in Anaesthesia, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
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