Key Features

  • Offer your adult critical care patients the most effective care with practical, evidence-based guidance from many of the most trusted experts in critical care medicine.

Table of Contents

PART 1: CRITICAL CARE PROCEDURES, MONITORING, AND PHARMACOLOGY

1 Cardiac Arrest and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

2 Airway Management in the Critically Ill Adult

3 Assessment of Cardiac Filling and Blood Flow

4 Arterial, Central Venous, and Pulmonary Artery Catheters

5 Cardiac Pacing

6 Pericardials Tamponade: Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, and Catheter-Based Therapies

7 Intra-aortic Balloon Counterpulsation

8 Echocardiography

9 General Principles of Mechanical Ventilation

10 Ventilatory Management of Obstructive Airway Disease

11 Mechanical Ventilation in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

12 Bronchoscopy and Lung Biopsy in Critically Ill Patients

13 Noninvasive Respiratory Monitoring

14 Tracheostomy

15 Chest Tube Thoracostomy

16 Intracranial Monitoring

17 Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

18 Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy

19 Use of Sedatives, Analgesics, and Neuromuscular Blockers

20 Principles of Drug Dosing in Critically Ill Patients

PART 2: CRITICAL CARE CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

21 Circulatory Shock

22 Cardiogenic Shock

23 Septic Shock

24 Cardiac Tamponade

25 Severe Sepsis and Multiple Organ Dysfunction

26 Hypovolemic Shock

27 Traumatic Shock and Tissue Hypoperfusion: Nonsurgical Management

28 Anaphylaxis and Anaphylactic Shock

29 Severe Heart Failure

30 Acute Coronary Syndromes and Acute Myocardial Infarction

31 Cardiac Arrhythmias

32 Valvular Heart Disease in Critical Care

33 Acute Aortic Dissection

34 Hypertensive Crises

35 General Principles of Postoperative Intensive Care Unit Care

36 Postoperative Management of the Cardiac Surgery Patient

PART 3: CRITICAL CARE PULMONARY DISEASE

37 Acute Re

Details

No. of pages:
1512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Electronic ISBN:
9780323476775
Electronic ISBN:
9780323089302
Electronic ISBN:
9780323248280
Print ISBN:
9780323089296