Textbook of Critical Care

6th Edition

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Table of Contents

Chapter Title

1 Sudden Deterioration of Neurological Status

2 Agitation/Delirium

3 Management of Acute Pain

4 Fever and Hypothermia

5 Very High Systemic Arterial Blood Pressure

6 Low Systemic Arterial Blood Pressure

7 Tachycardia and Bradycardia

8 Arterial Hypoxemia

9 Acute Respiratory Failure

10 Polyuria

11 Oliguria

12 Disturbances of Acid-base Balance

13 Hypernatremia and Hyponatremia

14 Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia

15 Hyperphosphatemia and Hypophosphatemia

16 Hypomagnesemia

17 Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia

18 Hypoglycemia

19 Anemia

20 Thrombocytopenia

21 Coagulopathy

22 Jaundice

23 The Management of Gastrointestinal Bleeding

24 Ileus

25 Diarrhea

26 Rashes

27 Chest Pain

28 Biochemical or Electrocardiographic Evidence of Acute Myocardial Injury

29 Biochemical, Cellular, and Molecular Mechanisms of Neuronal Death and Secondary Brain Injury in Critical Care

30 Critical Neuropathophysiology

31 Advanced Bedside Neuromonitoring

32 Coma

33 Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation

34 Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke

35 Nontraumatic Intracerebral and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

36 Seizures in the Critically Ill

37 Neuromuscular Disorders in the ICU

38 Traumatic Brain Injury

39 Spinal Cord Injury

40 Neuroimaging

41 Intensive Care after Neurosurgery

42 Key Issues in Pediatric Neurointensive Care

43 Bedside Monitoring of Pulmonary Function

44 Principles of Gas Exchange

45 Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation

46 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM MECHANICS AND RESPIRATORY MUSCLE FUNCTION

47 Heart-Lung Interaction

48 Assist - Control Mechanical Ventilation

49 Patient-Ventilator Interaction

49 Patient-Ve

Details

No. of pages:
1744
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437715682
eBook ISBN:
9780323249263
Print ISBN:
9781437713671

About the authors

Jean-Louis Vincent

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Critical Care Medicine, University of Brussels and Head, Department of Intensive Care, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium

Edward Abraham

Affiliations and Expertise

Roger Sherman Profsesor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Head, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Vice President, Administrative Affairs, Department of Medicine University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

Patrick Kochanek

Affiliations and Expertise

Director Safar Center for Resuscitation Research, Professor University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA

Frederick Moore

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery and Critical Care, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas; Professor of Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York

Mitchell Fink

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor; Surgery ; David Geffen School of Medicine University of California Los Angeles; Los Angeles, CA; US Professor; Anesthesiology; David Geffen School of Medicine University of California Los Angeles; Los Angeles, CA; US