Handbook of Practical Critical Care Medicine

Critical care medicine is a relatively new specialty. Over the past few decades, we have seen an enormous growth in the number of inten­ sive care units (ICUs) worldwide. Medical students, residents, fellows, attending physicians, critical care nurses, pharmacists, respiratory ther­ apists, and othe...

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Main Authors: Varon, Joseph, Fromm, Robert E. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2002, 2002
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Approach to the Intensive Care Unit
  • 2. The Basics of Critical Care
  • 3. Cardiovascular Disorders
  • 4. Endocrinologic Disorders
  • 5. Environmental Disorders
  • 6. Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • 7. Hematologic Disorders
  • 8. Infections
  • 9. Neurologic Disorders
  • 10. Nutrition
  • 11. Critical Care Oncology
  • 12. Critical Care of the Pregnant Patient
  • 13. Pulmonary Disorders
  • 14. Renal And Fluid-Electrolyte Disorders
  • 15. Special Techniques
  • 16. Toxicology
  • 17. Trauma
  • 18. Allergic and Immunologic Emergencies
  • 19. Pharmacologic Agents Commonly Used in the ICU
  • 20. Common Laboratory Values in the ICU.