Infections in the Intensive Care Unit, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437712315

Infections in the Intensive Care Unit, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics, Volume 23-3

1st Edition

Authors: Marin Kollef Scott Micek
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437712315
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 9th September 2009

Description

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.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437712315

About the Authors

Marin Kollef Author

Scott Micek Author