From reviews of the first edition:
‘… an excellent review of an expandingsubject… it should be found on the shelves of all medicallibraries." – Journal of The British Association ofImmediate Care
"… will be invaluable in the operating theatres, intensivecare and neonatal units." -- Hospital Doctor
From the Back Cover
Pulse Oximetry is one of the fundamental monitoringtechniques in anaesthesia, a truly non-invasive way of checking thepatient’s oxygenation and blood circulation.
This comprehensive guide describes the principles of PulseOximetry, general and specific applications and the limitationsof the technique. Written by a leading recognized expert in thefield this edition contains a new chapter on high altitude flyingand full revisions throughout. The author explores clinicalapplications in: Emergency medicine, anaesthesia, postoperativerecovery, endoscopy, dentistry sleep studies, neonatalmedicine.
Authoritative yet clear, Pulse Oximetry is an essentialtext for anaesthetists, trainees, critical care staff andnurses.