Intensive Care Unit in Disaster,An Issue of Critical Care Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323683913

Intensive Care Unit in Disaster,An Issue of Critical Care Clinics, Volume 35-4

1st Edition

Editors: Marie Baldisseri Mary Reed Randy Wax
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323683913
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 28th October 2019
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Table of Contents

Intensive care role in disaster management;

Preparing the ICU for disaster;

Augmenting capacity;

Triage;

Natural disasters;

Biological/pandemic disasters;

Chemical disasters;

Radiation;

Anthropogenic (terrorist/criminal act) disasters;

Special populations (i.e., chronically ill, morbidly obese, pregnant);

Pediatrics;

Austere environments;

Hospital as disaster Ground Zero;

Special considerations (i.e., mental health, ethics, public relations)


Description

This issue of Critical Care Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Marie Baldisseri, Mary Reed, and Randy Wax, in collaboration with Consulting Editor John Kellum, is devoted to Intensive Care Unit in Disaster. Topics in this issue include: Intensive care role in disaster management; Preparing the ICU for disaster; Augmenting capacity; Triage; Natural disasters; Biological/pandemic disasters; Chemical disasters; Radiation; Anthropogenic (terrorist/criminal act) disasters; Special populations (i.e., chronically ill, morbidly obese, pregnant); Pediatrics; Austere environments; Hospital as disaster Ground Zero; and Special considerations (i.e., mental health, ethics, public relations).


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323683913

About the Editors

Marie Baldisseri Editor

Mary Reed Editor

Randy Wax Editor