Acute and Critical Care Formulas and Laboratory Values

This pocket guide is a single-volume source of the most common and important formulas and laboratory values used in the daily practice of acute care and critical care medicine.  Information is presented in outline format and as tables, graphics, and algorithms to facilitate quick look up.  Acute and...

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Main Authors: Varon, Joseph, Fromm, Jr., Robert E. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This pocket guide is a single-volume source of the most common and important formulas and laboratory values used in the daily practice of acute care and critical care medicine.  Information is presented in outline format and as tables, graphics, and algorithms to facilitate quick look up.  Acute and Critical Care Formulas and Laboratory Values is designed to help clinicians interpret clinical data, apply formulas, understand laboratory values, and integrate this information with their knowledge of pathophysiology to promote the delivery of evidence-based care. Essential formulas and laboratory values Multiple ways to derive a value, where appropriate Non-clinical formulas useful for understanding physiologic concepts or that underlie diagnostic tests or clinical measurement  included Chapters divided by organ system Practical appendixes of “Abbreviations” and “Key Telephone Numbers” A special “Notes” section for recording frequently used formulas
Physical Description:XI, 194 p. 16 illus., 6 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9781461475101