Examination Intensive Care Medicine

2nd Edition


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


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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