Historical Aspects of Critical Illness and Critical Care Medicine, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics book cover

Historical Aspects of Critical Illness and Critical Care Medicine, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics

This issue will take a look at modern critical care techniques in a historical context. Topics include: "Shock and Organ failure", "Battlefield trauma, traumatic shock and consequences: War-related advances in critical care", "Lessons from Modern Disasters and Wars: Bhopal, Chernobyl, Oklahoma City Bombing, 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, Tsunami, Iraq", "Plagues with Critical Care Implications: Legionairres, Staph toxic shock, SARS, Hantavirus, Group A strep nec toxic shock, Marburg and hemorrhagic fevers, Avian flu" and more!

Included in series
The Clinics: Nursing

Hardbound, 240 Pages

Published: April 2009

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0463-1

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