Historical Aspects of Critical Illness and Critical Care Medicine, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437704631

Historical Aspects of Critical Illness and Critical Care Medicine, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics, Volume 25-1

1st Edition

Authors: Anand Kumar Joseph Parrillo
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437704631
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 2nd April 2009
Page Count: 240

Description

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!


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437704631

About the Authors

Anand Kumar Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Manitoba

Joseph Parrillo Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman, Heart and Vascular Hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Hackensack, New Jersey