Examination Intensive Care Medicine

2nd Edition


  • Carole Foot
  • Liz Steel
  • Kim Vidhani
  • Bruce Lister
  • Matthew MacPartlin
  • Nikki Blackwell
  • Key Features

    • The print edition includes an accompanying interactive DVD which contains a wealth of supplementary material including a procedures and equipment library, case based scenarios to aid recall of important facts and a summary of important critical care literature

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Training in intensive care medicine in Europe and Australasia

    Chapter 2 Strategies for success

    Chapter 3 Basic sciences for intensive care medicine

    Chapter 4 Equipment

    Chapter 5 Practical and procedural skills

    Chapter 6 Data interpretation for intensive care medicine

    Chapter 7 Vivas

    Chapter 8 Clinical cases in the ICU

    Chapter 9 Critical care literature

    Chapter 10 Paediatric intensive care


    © 2011
    Churchill Livingstone
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    About the authors

    Carole Foot

    Affiliations and Expertise

    International Health Management Staff Specialist Intensive Care Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW Australia Clinical Associate Professor, University of Sydney

    Liz Steel

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Staff Intensive Care Specialist, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Visiting Medical Officer and Co-Supervisor of Training, North Shore Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia; New Fellows Representative on the Board of the College of Intensive Care Medicine (CICM) of Australia and New Zealand

    Kim Vidhani

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Staff Specialist (Anaesthesia), Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia; Staff Specialist (Intensive Care), Ipswich Hospital, Queensland, Australia

    Bruce Lister

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor, Griffith University Medical School, Queensland, Australia; Staff Paediatric Intensive Care Specialist and Supervisor of Training, Mater Children’s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia

    Matthew MacPartlin

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Intensive Care Staff Specialist, Wollongong Hospital, Australia; Visiting Medical Officer, Intensive Care Unit, Figtree Private Hospital, NSW, Australia

    Nikki Blackwell

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Staff Specialist, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, Australia; Senior Lecturer, The University of Queensland, Brisbane; Medical Director, ALIMA (Alliance for International Medical Action) Paris, France