Chapter 9. Anaesthesia for Gynaecological Surgery

  1. Robin Russell Consultant Anaesthetist and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
  1. Kym Osborn and
  2. Scott Simmons

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760222.ch9

Anaesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Anaesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynaecology

How to Cite

Osborn, K. and Simmons, S. (2002) Anaesthesia for Gynaecological Surgery, in Anaesthesia for Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ed R. Russell), BMJ Publishing Group, Tavistock Square, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760222.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727912763

Online ISBN: 9780470760222

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Keywords:

  • gynaecological surgery;
  • carcinoma;
  • patient preference;
  • hysteroscopy;
  • nausea

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Preoperative Assessment

  • Postoperative Analgesia

  • The Laryngeal Mask Airway

  • Positioning for Surgery

  • Day-Case Anaesthesia

  • Gynaecological Procedures

  • Oral Contraceptive Pill and Surgery

  • Thromboprophylaxis