"Critical Care: A Volume in the Requisites in Anesthesiology Series"

"Critical Care: A Volume in the Requisites in Anesthesiology Series" by Peter Papadakos
M-y | 450 pages | English | 2005 | ISBN: 0323022626 | PDF | 6,4 MB

Look here for succinct, clinical guidance on critical care. This new volume in the "Requisites in Anesthesia" series explores important principles and procedures plus a full range of syndromes affecting every organ system of the body. Its practical, "high-yield" content makes it the perfect refresher for certification or recertification as well as a handy reference for everyday practice. * Examines critical care procedures ? monitoring ? mechanical ventilation ? imaging ? nutrition ? pharmacology ? sedation ? pain control ? systemic inflammatory response ? sepsis ? ARDS ? and more. * Focuses on key syndromes for the full range of organ systems, giving readers the practical guidance they need to manage all the problems commonly encountered in ICU patients. * Details principles of trauma assessment and resuscitation as well as management of pregnant and immunocompromised patients. * Presents information in a bulleted format for quick, efficient reference. * Emphasizes current, Society-approved practice guidelines throughout to ensure the safe and efficacious use of all techniques. * Uses specially designed boxes to display key points ? current controversies ? advantages and disadvantages of various drugs, test, techniques, monitoring, and other topics?all at a glance