Critical Care Medicine Book

Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Joseph E. Parrillo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2007-12-12
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1806
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323070959

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Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

Here’s the most clinically oriented critical care text focusing on the adult patient. In full-color and superbly illustrated with clinical photographs, imaging studies, and management algorithms, and with a broad multidisciplinary focus, this text will help you enhance your skills at any level of training. Stands alone as a clinically oriented comprehensive reference. Completely updated and authorship expanded to reflect the evolution in critical care practice. In color for the first time, with new color schematics and treatment algorithms for greater ease of reference. Utilizes key points lists at the end of chapter, to help you make decisions rapidly and easily. Delivers key references that list other useful resources for information. Includes these seven new chapters to keep you on the cutting edge of your specialty: Assessment of Cardiac Filling and Blood Flow Mechanical Ventilation of Obstructive Airways Disease Mechanical Ventilation of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Severe Sepsis and Multiple Organ Dysfunction Stroke Delirium, Psychosis, Sleep and Depression in the ICU ICU Education

Critical Care Medicine Book

Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : John J. Marini
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2012-03-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 720
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451152845

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Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

Ideally suited for students in critical care rotations and residents, this concise, practical handbook presents the essentials of medical and surgical critical care in an easy-to-read format. The authors succinctly explain the pathophysiology underlying clinical disorders and the key principles of diagnosis and patient management, emphasizing cost-effective approaches. The Fourth Edition includes Controversies in Critical Care boxes in many chapters, which briefly summarize opposing arguments on controversial points. Other highlights include enhanced discussion of CT for abdominal disorders, new ACLS guidelines, and new material on removable IVC filters, interventional radiologic techniques for GI bleeding, and use of vascular ultrasound.

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Book
Score: 4.5
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Pediatric Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Derek S. Wheeler
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1805
  • ISBN 10 : 1846284635

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Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

“Pediatric Critical Care Medicine” spans two volumes, with major sections dedicated to specific organ systems. Each major section consists of separate chapters dedicated to reviewing the specific disease processes affecting each organ system. Each chapter concludes with a comprehensive list of references, with brief, concise remarks denoting references of ‘special interest' and ‘of interest'. Consequently, the book is unique in its comprehensive coverage of pediatric critical care and its ease of use, and will be of value to those studying towards pediatric critical care examinations and those who are already qualified.

Feline Emergency and Critical Care Medicine Book

Feline Emergency and Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Kenneth J. Drobatz
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-11-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470959541

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Feline Emergency and Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

Feline Emergency and Critical Care Medicine is the first book to focus specifically on feline-specific emergency and critical care. Designed as a quick-access manual of emergency and critical care procedures, information is presented in an easy-to-follow outline format. With an emphasis on the unique considerations for treating cats, this book provides all the information needed to confidently manage the feline critical patient.

Core Topics in Critical Care Medicine Book

Core Topics in Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Fang Gao Smith
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-04-22
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781139489683

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Core Topics in Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

The critical care unit manages patients with a vast range of disease and injuries affecting every organ system. The unit can initially be a daunting environment, with complex monitoring equipment producing large volumes of clinical data. Core Topics in Critical Care Medicine is a practical, comprehensive, introductory-level text for any clinician in their first few months in the critical care unit. It guides clinicians in both the initial assessment and the clinical management of all CCU patients, demystifying the critical care unit and providing key knowledge in a concise and accessible manner. The full spectrum of disorders likely to be encountered in critical care are discussed, with additional chapters on transfer and admission, imaging in the CCU, structure and organisation of the unit, and ethical and legal issues. Written by Critical Care experts, Core Topics in Critical Care Medicine provides comprehensive, concise and easily accessible information for all trainees.

Textbook of Post ICU Medicine Book

Textbook of Post ICU Medicine


  • Author : Robert D. Stevens
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014-05-27
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 624
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199653461

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Textbook of Post ICU Medicine Book Description :

Surviving critical illness is not always the happy ending that we imagine for patients. Intensive care unit (ICU) teams have traditionally focused on short term goals such as stabilizing or reversing organ system dysfunction, with little understanding of what became of patients once they left the ICU. However, research conducted in recent years has demonstrated that many ICU survivors can suffer from ill health and mental health issues for months or years to follow. The Textbook of Post-ICU Medicine: The Legacy of Critical Care identifies the long term outcomes of ICU and the steps that can be taken to improve patients' health and wellbeing. Describing the major clinical syndromes affecting ICU survivors, the book delineates established or postulated biological mechanisms of the post-acute recovery process, and discusses strategies for treatment and rehabilitation to promote recovery in the ICU and in the long term. Many ICU survivors suffer from a range of long-lasting physical and psychological issues such as end stage renal disease, congestive heart failure, cognitive impairment, neuromuscular weakness, and depression or anxiety, which affect their overall quality of life and ability to lead productive lives. This book discusses the science of the recovery process and the innovative treatment regimens which are helping ICU survivors regain function as they heal following trauma or disease. This lingering burden or 'legacy' of critical illness is now recognized as a major public health issue, with major efforts underway to understand how it can be prevented, mitigated, or treated. The chapters are written by an interdisciplinary panel of leading clinicians and researchers working in the field. The book serves as a unique reference for general practitioners, internists and nurses caring for long term ICU survivors as well as specialists in intensive care medicine, neurology, psychiatry, and rehabilitation medicine.

Perioperative and Critical Care Medicine Book

Perioperative and Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : A. Gullo
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 237
  • ISBN 10 : 9788847021358

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Perioperative and Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

by S. GUASCHINO Dean, Trieste University School of Medicine The society we live in is in continual development and has a number of priori ties for improving the standards of communication. The scientific sector in par ticular thrives on the exchange of information, which is the foundation of progress itself. The channels through which this interaction takes place are many and are aimed at optimising teaching methodology. Researchers and scholars, research centres and the places of higher learning themselves are increasingly aware of the growing importance of universities, which, thanks to their intrinsic ability to renew themselves, have taken on a vital central and propulsive role. Communication develops as a result of free exchange, debate of the materials available and the study of the various references and analysis sources. With the advent. of information systems, the teaching methodology has assumed a decisive role, both in terms of the quantity of data available and the quality of the information. Distance learning is a new and important opportu nity for the immediate future. The Anaesthesia and Critical Care School of Trieste has promoted this inter esting and highly relevant initiative by drawing together teaching material from the academic year 2003/2004. Numerous international lecturers have con tributed to this valuable achievement. In addition, a large part of the material is the fruit of a real consortium between the various Italian Schools of Anaesthesia.

Intensive and Critical Care Medicine Book

Intensive and Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Antonio Gullo
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-04-03
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 236
  • ISBN 10 : 9788847003507

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Intensive and Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

This volume is published under the auspices of the World Federation of Societies of Intensive Care Medicine, which consists of 48 members societies (both medical and nursing) - a truly world wide organisation - and whose aim is to promote excellence in the care of critically ill patients. The volume will be distributed to delegates on occasion of the 9th International Congress of the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine, to be held in Buenos Aires at the end of August 2005.

Critical Care Medicine Book
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Michael James Murray
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 905
  • ISBN 10 : 0781729688

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Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

This authoritative reference published under the auspices of the American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (ASCCA) is now in its Second Edition. More than 100 internationally recognized experts present state-of-the-art strategies for successful, cost-effective perioperative care and management of acutely ill patients.This thoroughly revised edition features many distinguished new contributors from anesthesiology, critical care medicine, internal medicine, surgery, and pediatrics. Timely new chapters cover medical informatics, evidence-based medicine, human genomics, research in critical care medicine, and imaging in the ICU. Chapters on acute respiratory distress syndrome, sepsis, and other diseases have been rewritten to reflect recent technological and therapeutic breakthroughs.

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine   E Book Book

Small Animal Critical Care Medicine E Book


  • Author : Deborah Silverstein
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-09-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1152
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323243520

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Small Animal Critical Care Medicine E Book Book Description :

Emphasizing evidence-based therapy for critically ill or injured dogs and cats, Small Animal Critical Care Medicine, 2nd Edition puts diagnostic and management strategies for common disorders at your fingertips. It covers critical care medical therapy, monitoring, and prognosis — from triage and stabilization through the entire course of acute medical crisis and intensive care treatment. To make therapeutic decisions easier, clear guidelines address underlying clinical findings, pathophysiology, outpatient follow-up, and long-term care. From lead editors Deborah Silverstein and Kate Hopper, along with a Who’s Who of experts from the veterinary emergency and critical care world, this comprehensive reference helps you provide the highest standard of care for ICU patients. Over 200 concise chapters are thoroughly updated to cover all of the clinical areas needed for evaluating, diagnosing, managing, and monitoring a critical veterinary patient. More than 150 recognized experts offer in-depth, authoritative guidance on emergency and critical care clinical situations from a variety of perspectives. A problem-based approach focuses on clinically relevant details. Practical, user-friendly format makes reference quick and easy with summary tables, boxes highlighting key points, illustrations, and algorithmic approaches to diagnosis and management. Hundreds of full-color illustrations depict various emergency procedures such as chest tube placement. Appendices offer quick access to the most often needed calculations, conversion tables, continuous rate infusion determinations, reference ranges, and more. All-NEW chapters include Minimally Invasive Diagnostics and Therapy, T-FAST and A-FAST, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS), Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome (MODS), Sepsis, Physical Therapy Techniques, ICU Design and Management, and Communication Skills and Grief Counseling. NEW! Coverage of basic and advanced mechanical ventilation helps you in deliver hig

Case Based Review in Critical Care Medicine Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Case Based Review in Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Prabhakar Atul Kulkarni
  • Publisher : Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited
  • Release Date : 2019-05-31
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 424
  • ISBN 10 : 9789388958554

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Critical Care Medicine Book

Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Joseph E. Parrillo
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Genre: Critical care medicine
  • Pages : 16
  • ISBN 10 : PURD:32754079182188

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MCQS in Critical Care Medicine Book

MCQS in Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Sandeep Aggarwal
  • Publisher : Wolters kluwer india Pvt Ltd
  • Release Date : 1905-07-08
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 568
  • ISBN 10 : 9789351296591

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MCQS in Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

This is the first comprehensive book published from India which is based on MCQs, primarily for doctors appearing for competitive exams in critical care medicine. It is also a must have for every doctor and nurse working in the ICU, as the case scenarios and latest recommendations will help them to have a better approach towards complex situations and provide better care to the patients.

Oxford Textbook of Critical Care Book

Oxford Textbook of Critical Care


  • Author : Andrew Webb
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-05-26
  • Genre: Critical care medicine
  • Pages : 1824
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199600830

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Oxford Textbook of Critical Care Book Description :

The thoroughly revised second edition of the Oxford Textbook of Critical Care is a comprehensive multi-disciplinary text covering all aspects of adult intensive care management. Uniquely the book takes a problem-orientated approach providing a reference source for clinical issues experienced every day in the intensive care unit. The text is organized into short topics allowing readers to rapidly access authoritative information on specific clinical problems. Each topic refers to basic physiological principles and provides up-to-date treatment advice supported by references to the most vital literature. Where international differences exist in clinical practice, authors cover alternative views. Key messages summarise each topic in order to aid quick review and decision making. Edited and written by an international group of recognized experts from many disciplines, the second edition of the Oxford Textbook of Critical Care provides an up-to-date reference that is relevant for intensive care units and emergency departments globally. This volume is the definitive text for all health care providers, including physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, and other allied health professionals who take care of critically ill patients. This print edition of The Oxford Textbook of Critical Care comes with a year's access to the online version on Oxford Medicine Online. By activating your unique access code, you can read and annotate the full text online, follow links from the references to primary research materials, and view, enlarge and download all the figures and tables.

The MGH Review of Critical Care Medicine Book

The MGH Review of Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Sheri Berg
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2013-11-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9781469831695

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The MGH Review of Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

The field of critical care medicine is evolving quickly. To prepare for certification and refresh their knowledge, today’s practitioners need a concise multidisciplinary review that focuses on the core areas of critical care. Ideal for critical care fellows, critical care nurses, residents, and practitioners who spend time in the ICU, The MGH Review of Critical Care Medicine employs brief chapters on focused topics to help readers review core areas and test their knowledge.

Chest Medicine Book
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Chest Medicine


  • Author : Ronald B. George
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 652
  • ISBN 10 : 0781752736

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Chest Medicine Book Description :

A favorite among residents and pulmonary fellows, this text provides all the information needed to evaluate and manage respiratory diseases and critically ill patients and to pass the American Board of Internal Medicine's subspecialty exam in pulmonary medicine. The Fifth Edition includes new information on ARDS, sedation of critically ill patients, rehabilitation for COPD, care of elderly patients, genetic testing for asthma, CTA and other diagnostic techniques for pulmonary thromboembolism, new antifungal drugs without renal toxicity, new treatment guidelines for pneumothorax, and ventilators and noninvasive ventilation for respiratory failure. This edition also includes more algorithms and differential diagnosis tables.

Ethics and Critical Care Medicine Book

Ethics and Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : J.C. Moskop
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 236
  • ISBN 10 : 9789400952331

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Ethics and Critical Care Medicine Book Description :

The expense of critical care and emergency medicine, along with widespread expectations for good care when the need arises, pose hard moral and political problems. How should we spend our tax d'ollars, and who should get help? The purpose of this volume is to reflect upon our choices. The authors whose papers appear herein identify major difficulties and offer various solutions to them. Four topics are discussed throughout the volume: First, encounters between patients and health professionals in critical situations in general, and where scarcity makes rationing necessary; second, allocation and social policy, including how much to spend on preventive, chronic or critical care medicine, or for medicine in general compared to other important social projects; third, conflicts between or ranking of important goals and values; and fourth, conceptual issues affecting the choices we make. Since these topics are raised by the authors in almost every essay, we did not divide the papers into separate sections within the volume. Warren Reich begins the volume with a parable illustrating a key problem for contemporary medicine and two very different approaches to its solution. His story begins with the "delivery" of three indigent, critically ill, foreign patients to the emergency room of a large American private hospital. Although the hospital is legally bound to care for these patients, providing long term, high cost care for them and others soon becomes a major financial strain.

Critical Care Medicine E Book Book

Critical Care Medicine E Book


  • Author : Joseph E. Parrillo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-10-16
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1512
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323089302

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Critical Care Medicine E Book Book Description :

Here’s the most clinically oriented critical care text focusing on the adult patient. In full-color and superbly illustrated with clinical photographs, imaging studies, and management algorithms, and with a broad multidisciplinary focus, this text will help you enhance your skills at any level of training. Stands alone as a clinically oriented comprehensive reference. Completely updated and authorship expanded to reflect the evolution in critical care practice. In color for the first time, with new color schematics and treatment algorithms for greater ease of reference. Utilizes key points lists at the end of chapter, to help you make decisions rapidly and easily. Delivers key references that list other useful resources for information. Learn from the best ICU specialists worldwide with contributions from an increased number of international authorities. Effectively manage common complications in the ICU with updated coverage of severe sepsis, septic shock, surgical infections, neurogenic and anaphylactic shock, severe heart failure, acute coronary syndromes, and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult, along with an image bank and instructional videos!

Economics of Critical Care Medicine  An Issue of Critical Care Clinics Book

Economics of Critical Care Medicine An Issue of Critical Care Clinics


  • Author : Donald Chalfin
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-01-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 960
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455742721

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Economics of Critical Care Medicine An Issue of Critical Care Clinics Book Description :

Topics include: Why Economics Matters to Critical Care Clinicians, Overview of Health Economics: Basics Concept for Clinicians;Health Economic Methods; Costs of Critical Care Medicine; Economic Aspects of Sepsis and Severe Infections; Economic Aspects of Renal Failure and Acute Kidney Injury; Economic Aspects of Cardiovascular Disease; Economics of Mechanical Ventilation and Respiratory Failure and Comparative Effective Research and Health Care Reform.