Infections in the Intensive Care Unit, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics

By

  • Marin Kollef, MD
  • Scott Micek, PharmD

This issue covers the full gamut of infectious disease issues encountered in the ICU, including the approach to the febrile patient, management of septic shock, severe community-acquired pneumonia, management of ventilator-associated pneumonia, approach to the immunocompromised host, bloodstream infection, severe soft tissue infections, management of intra-abdominal sepsis, meningitis and brain abscess, treatment of fungal infections, acute infective endocarditis, new antimicrobial agents, antimicrobial stewardship, infection control, and C. difficile infection.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2009
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1231-5