Principles of critical care / editors, Jesse B. Hall, Gregory A. Schmidt, Lawrence D.H. Wood.

Other Title:
Principles of critical care, Third edition
3rd ed.
New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2005.
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1 online resource (xxxiii, 954 pages) : illustrations, figs., tables.
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Critical care medicine.
Critical Care.
Intensive care units.
Part I. An Overview of the Approach to and Organization of Critical Care
Chapter 1. An Approach to Critical Care
Chapter 2. Assessing Cost Effectiveness in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 3. Improving the Quality of Care in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 4. Infection Control and Surveillance in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 5. Legal Issues in Critical Care
Chapter 6. Assessment of Severity of Illness
Chapter 7. Transportation of the Critically Ill Patient
Chapter 8. Telemedicine
Chapter 9. Preparedness for Catastrophe
Part II. General Management of the Patient
Chapter 10. Preventing Morbidity in the ICU
Chapter 11. Nutrition in the Critically Ill
Chapter 12. Intravascular Devices
Chapter 13. Clinical Use of the Pulmonary Artery Catheter
Chapter 14. Pain Control, Sedation, and Use of Muscle Relaxants
Chapter 15. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Chapter 16. Therapeutic Hypothermia
Chapter 17. Withholding or Withdrawing of Life-Sustaining Therapy and Administering of Palliative Care
Chapter 18. Chronic Critical Illness
Chapter 19. Long-Term Outcomes of Critical Illness
Part III. Cardiovascular Disorders
Chapter 20. The Pathophysiology of the Circulation in Critical Illness
Chapter 21. Shock
Chapter 22. Ventricular Dysfunction in Critical Illness
Chapter 23. Diagnostic and Management Strategies for Acute Heart Failure in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 24. Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing, Cardioversion, and Defibrillation in the Critical Care Setting
Chapter 25. Myocardial Ischemia
Chapter 26. Acute Right Heart Syndromes
Chapter 27. Pulmonary Embolic Disorders: Thrombus, Air, and Fat
Chapter 28. Pericardial Disease
Chapter 29. Valvular Heart Disease
Chapter 30. Aortic Dissection
Part IV. Pulmonary Disorders
Chapter 31. The Pathophysiology and Differential Diagnosis of Acute Respiratory Failure
Chapter 32. Ventilator Waveforms: Clinical Interpretation
Chapter 33. Noninvasive Ventilation
Chapter 34. Upper Airway Obstruction
Chapter 35. Airway Management
Chapter 36. Management of the Ventilated Patient
Chapter 37. Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury
Chapter 38. Acute Lung Injury and the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Chapter 39. Acute-on-Chronic Respiratory Failure
Chapter 40. Status Asthmaticus
Chapter 41. Massive Hemoptysis
Chapter 42. Restrictive Disease of the Respiratory System and the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Chapter 43. Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Chapter 44. Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation
Part V. Infectious Disorders
Chapter 45. Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy and the Clinical Pharmacology of Antimicrobial Drugs
Chapter 46. Sepsis with Acute Organ Dysfunction
Chapter 47. Approach to Infection in Patients Receiving Cytotoxic Chemotherapy for Malignancy
Chapter 48. AIDS in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 49. Endocarditis and Other Intravascular Infections
Chapter 50. Infectious Complications of Intravascular Access Devices
Chapter 51. Pneumonia
Chapter 52. Bacterial Infections of the Central Nervous System
Chapter 53. Encephalomyelitis
Chapter 54. Life-Threatening Infections of the Head, Neck, and Upper Respiratory Tract
Chapter 55. Soft Tissue Infections
Chapter 56. Urinary Tract Infections
Chapter 57. Gastrointestinal Infections
Chapter 58. Severe Malaria
Chapter 59. Tetanus
Chapter 60. Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
Chapter 61. Biowarfare Agents
Part VI. Neurologic Disorders
Chapter 62. Delirium in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 63. Cerebrovascular Disease
Chapter 64. Seizures in the Intensive Care Unit
Chapter 65. Intracranial Pressure: Monitoring and Management
Chapter 66. Neuromuscular Diseases Leading to Respiratory Failure
Chapter 67. Coma, Persistent Vegetative State, and Brain Death
Part VII. Hematologic and Oncologic Disorders
Chapter 68. Anemia and Blood Transfusion
Chapter 69. Bleeding Disorders
Chapter 70. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Hemolytic Uremia Syndromes, and the Approach to Thrombotic Microangiopathies
Chapter 71. Acute Leukemia
Chapter 72. Oncologic Emergencies
Chapter 73. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation and Graft-versus-Host Disease
Chapter 74. Toxicities of Chemotherapy
Part VIII. Renal and Metabolic Disorders
Chapter 75. Acute Renal Failure
Chapter 76. Electrolyte Disorders in Critical Care
Chapter 77. Acid-Base Balance
Chapter 78. Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Coma, and Hypoglycemia
Chapter 79. Adrenocortical Insufficiency
Chapter 80. Thyroid Disease
Part IX. Gastrointestinal Disorders
Chapter 81. Gut and Hepatobiliary Dysfunction
Chapter 82. Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Chapter 83. Fulminant Hepatic Failure
Chapter 84. Management of the Patient with Cirrhosis
Chapter 85. Acute Pancreatitis in the Critically Ill
Chapter 86. Mesenteric Ischemia
Part X. The Surgical Patient
Chapter 87. Special Considerations in the Surgical Patient
Chapter 88. Preoperative Assessment of the High-Risk Surgical Patient
Chapter 89. The Acute Abdomen and Intra-Abdominal Sepsis
Chapter 90. The Transplant Patient
Chapter 91. Care of the Multiorgan Donor
Chapter 92. Priorities in Multisystem Trauma
Chapter 93. Head Injury and Intracranial Hypertension
Chapter 94. Spine Injuries
Chapter 95. Torso Trauma
Chapter 96. Pelvic Ring Injuries and Extremity Trauma
Chapter 97. Electrical Trauma
Chapter 98. Burns: Resuscitation Phase (0 to 36 Hours)
Chapter 99. Burns: Postresuscitation Phase (Days 2 to 6)
Chapter 100. Burns: Inflammation-Infection Phase (Day 7 to Wound Closure)
Chapter 101. Interventional Radiology
Part XI. Special Problems in Critical Care
Chapter 102. Toxicology in Adults
Chapter 103. Critical Care Pharmacology
Chapter 104. Rheumatology in the ICU
Chapter 105. Critical Illness in Pregnancy
Chapter 106. Anaphylactic and Anaphylactoid Reactions
Chapter 107. Dermatologic Conditions
Chapter 108. Sickle Cell Disease
Chapter 109. The Obesity Epidemic and Critical Care
Chapter 110. Hypothermia
Chapter 111. Hyperthermia
Chapter 112. Diving Medicine and Near Drowning.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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Hall, Jesse B., ed.
Schmidt, Gregory A., ed.
Wood, Lawrence D.H., ed.
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