The Wondrous Story of Anesthesia, Hardback Book

The Wondrous Story of Anesthesia Hardback

Edited by Edmond I., II Eger, Lawrence J. Saidman, Rod Westhorpe


Edited and written by an international "who's who" of more than 100 authors, including anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, bench scientists, a surgeon, and representatives of industry, this text provides a comprehensive history of anesthesia, unique in its focus on the people and events that shaped the specialty around the world, particularly during the past 70 years when anesthesia emerged from empiricism and developed into a science-based practice.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 944 pages, 38 Tables, black and white; XVIII, 944 p.
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of medicine
  • ISBN: 9781461484400



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