Suggested References By SCFHS

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Residents are encouraged to have in-depth knowledge in major parts of the following books:

Ronald D. Miller, 2014. Miller’s Anesthesia, 8th Edition

Paul G. Barash, 2017. Clinical Anesthesia, (B. Lippincott Company), 8th Edition

Roberta L., Hines and Katherine, Marschall, 2017. Anesthesia and Co-Existing Disease, 7th Edition

David C. Chung and Arthur M. Lam, 1997. Essentials of Anesthesiology, 3rd Edition

Paul L. Marino, 2016. The ICU Book

Morgan & Mikhail clinical anesthesiology

Stoelting Pharmacology & physiology in Anesthesia practice (Lippincott William & Wilkins)


Residents are expected to use the following books as references related to anesthesia and intensive care:

Michael J. Cousins and Phillip O. Bridenbaugh, 1997. Neural Blockade in Clinical Anesthesia & Management of Pain, 3rd Edition.

David Chestnut, 2014. Chestnut’s Obstetric Anesthesia, 5th Edition.

Jerrold Lerman and David Steward, 2009. Manual of Pediatric Anesthesia, 6th Edition.

William J. Sibbald, 1988. Synopsis of Critical Care.

Joseph E. Parrillo, 1990. Current Therapy in Critical Care Medicine, 2nd Edition.

Ehab Farag, 2016. Brown’s Atlas of Regional Anesthesia, 5th Edition.

Michael J. and John Ford, 1990. Manual of Medical Procedures.

Margaret Wood, 1989. Drugs and Anesthesia: Pharmacology for Anesthesiologists.

Andrew B. Lumb, 2016. Nunn’s Applied Respiratory Physiology, 8th Edition.

Kim E. Barrett, 2015. Review of Medical Physiology, 25th Edition.

Barry A. Shapiro, 1990. Clinical Application of Respiratory Care, 4th Edition.

Ary L. Goldberger, 2017. Goldberger’s Clinical Electrocardiography: A Simplified Approach, 9th Edition.

J. G. Whitwam, 1994. Day-Case Anesthesia and Sedation.

Aviva Petrie, 1988. Lecture Notes on Medical Statistics.

R. A. Brown, 1994. Medical Statistics on Personal Computers, 2nd Edition.

Cote’ A practice of anesthesia for infants and children

Cardiac Anesthesia, Frederick Kaplan

A practical approach to cardiac anesthesia, Hensley (Lippincott William & Wilkins)

Anesthesia and uncommon disease, Lee Fleisher (Elsevier)

Anesthesiologist’s manual of surgical procedures, Richard Jaffe (LWW)

Hadzic’s textbook of Regional Anesthesia and acute pain management (Mc Graw Hill)

West’s respiratory physiology

Essentials of pain medicine, Honorio Benzon (Mosby)

Thoracic Anesthesia by Peter Slinger


This list is intended for use as a study aid only. SCFHS does not intend the list to imply endorsement of these specific references, nor are the exam questions necessarily taken solely from these sources.