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Textbook of Critical Care. Edition No. 7

  • ID: 3746423
  • Book
  • January 2017
  • 1408 Pages
  • Elsevier Health Science
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Comprehensive, concise, and readable, Textbook of Critical Care, 7th Edition, brings you fully up to date with the effective management of critically ill patients, providing the evidence-based guidance you need to overcome a full range of practice challenges. Drs. Jean-Louis Vincent, Edward Abraham, Frederick A. Moore, Patrick Kochanek, and Mitchell P. Fink are joined by other international experts who offer a multidisciplinary approach to critical care, sharing expertise in anesthesia, surgery, pulmonary medicine, and pediatrics. This highly acclaimed text offers ICU clinicians a new understanding of the pathophysiology of critical illness and new therapeutic approaches to critical care.

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- Sudden Deterioration of Neurological Status

- Agitation and Delerium

- Management of Acute Pain in the Intensive Care Unit

- Fever

- Very High Systemic Arterial Blood Pressure

- Low Systemic Arterial Blood Pressure

- Tachycardia and Bradycardia

- Arterial Hypoxemia

- Acute Respiratory Failure

- Pulmonary Edema

- Polyuria

- Oliguria

- Hypernatremia and Hyponatremia- Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia- Hyperphosphatemia and Hypophosphatemia- Hypomagnesemia- Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia

- Hypoglycemia

- Hyperglycemia

- Anemia

- Thrombocytopenia

- Coagulopathy in the ICU

- Jaundice

- Gastrointestinal Bleeding

- Ascites

- Acute Abdominal Pain

- Ileus

- Diarrhea

- Rashes and Fever

- Chest Pain

- Biochemical or Electrocardiographic Evidence of Acute Myocardial Injury

- Point-of-Care Ultrasound

- Echocardiography

- Cardiovascular Monitoring

- Bedside Monitoring of Pulmonary Function

- Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation

- Tracheal Intubation

- Tracheostomy

- Mechanical Ventilation

- Renal Replacement Therapy

- Targeted Temperature Management and Therapeutic Hypothermia

- Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (Venovenous and Venoarterial ECMO)

- Nutritional Support in Adults

- Nutritional Support in Children

- Early Ambulation in the ICU

- Role of Early Mobilization in the Prevention of ICU-Acquired Weakness

- Advanced Bedside Monitoring

- Coma

- Use of Brain Injury Biomarkers in Critical Care Settings

- Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation

- Delerium

- Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke

- Nontraumatic Intracerebral and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

- Seizures in the Critically Ill

- Neuromuscular Disorders in the Critically Ill

- Traumatic Brain Injury

- Spinal Cord Injury

- Neuroimaging

- Intensive Care After Neurosurgery

- Key Issues in Pediatric Neurointensive Care

- Patient-Ventilator Interaction

- Non-Invasive Ventilation

- Weaning From Mechanical Ventilation

- Adjunctive Respiratory Therapy

- Hyperbaric Oxygen in Critical Care

- Imaging of the Chest

- Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

- Aspiration Pneumonitis and Pneumonia

- Severe Asthma Exacerbation

- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

- Pulmonary Embolism

- Pulmonary Hypertension

- Pneumothorax

- Community Acquired Pneumonia

- Nosocomial Pneumonia

- Drowning

- Acute Parenchymal Disease in Pediatric Patients

- Acute Coronary Syndromes: Therapy

- Supraventricular Arrhythmais

- Ventricular Arrhythmais

- Conduction Disturbances and Cardiac Pacemakers

- Myocarditis and Acute Cardiomyopathies

- Acquired and Congenital Heart Disease in Children

- Pericardial Disease

- Emergency Heart Valve Disorders

- Infectious Endocarditis

- Hypertensive Crisis: Emergency and Urgency

- Pathophysiology and Classification of Shock States

- Resuscitation From Circulatory Shock

- Inotropic Therapy

- Mechanical Support in Cardiogenic Shock

- Portal Hypertension: Critical Care Considerations

- Hepatorenal Syndrome

- Hepatopulmonary Syndrome

- Hepatic Encephalopathy

- Fulminant Hepatic Failure

- Calculous and Acalculous Cholecystitits

- Acute Pancreatitis

- Peritonitis and Intraabdominal Infection

- Ileus and Mechanical Bowel Obstruction

- Toxic Megacolon and Ogilvie's Syndrome

- Clinical Assessment of Renal Function

- Biomarkers Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)

- Metabolic Acidosis and Alkalosis

- Water Metabolism

- Disorders Of Calcium and Magnesium Metabolism

- Fluid and Volume Therapy in the ICU

- Fluid and Electrolytes in Pediatrics

- Acute Kidney Injury

- Urinary Tract Obstruction

- Contrast Dye-Induced Acute Knee Injury

- Glomerulonephritis

- Interstitial Nephritis

- Antibiotic Stewardship

- Prevention, Control of Nosocomial Infection

- Antimicrobial Agents with Primary Activity Against Gram-Negative Bacteria

- Antimicrobial Agents with Primary Activity Against Gram-Positive Bacteria

- Antimicrobial Agents with Primary Activity Against Obligate Anaerobic Bacteria

- Selective Decontamination of the Digestive Tract

- Vascular Catheter-Related Infections

- Septic Shock

- Sepsis and Multiple Organ System Failure in Children

- Infections of the Urogenital Tract

- Central Nervous System Infections

- Infections of Skin, Muscle and Soft Tissue

- Head and Neck Infections

- Infections in the Immunocompromised Patient

- Infectious Endocarditis

- Fungal Infections

- Influenza

- Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

- Tuberculosis

- Malaria and Other Tropical Infections in the Intensive Care Unit

- Acute Viral Syndromes

- Clostridium Difficile Colitis

- Anemia and RBC Transfusion

- Blood Component Therapy

- Venous Thromboembolism in Medical-Surgical Critically Ill Patients

- Monitoring of Coagulation Status

- Anticoagulation in the Intensive Care Unit

- Critical Care of the Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipient

- Cardiovascular and Endocrinological Changes Associated with Pregnancy

- Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

- Acute Pulmonary Complications of Pregnancy

- Postpartum Hemorrhage

- Neurological Complications of Pregnancy

- Hyperglycemia and Blood Glucose Control

- Adrenal Insufficiency

- Thyroid Disorders

- Diabetes Insipidus

- Metabolic and Endocrine Crises in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

- General Principles of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

- Poisoning: Overview of Approaches for Evaluation and Treatment

- Resuscitation of Hypovolemic Shock

- Mediastinitis

- Epistaxis

- Management of the Postoperative Cardiac Surgical Patient

- Intensive Care Unit Management of Lung Transplant Patients

- Management of the Postoperative Liver Transplant Patient

- Intenstinal and Multivisceral Transplantation: The Ultimate Treatment for Intestinal Failure

- Aortic Dissection

- Splanchnic Ischemia

- Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

- Extremity Compartment Syndromes

- Thromboembolization and Thrombolytic Therapy

- Atheroembolization

- Pressure Ulcers

- Burns, Including Inhalation Injury

- Thoracic Trauma

- Abdominal Trauma

- Pelvic and Major Long Bone Fractures

- Pediatric Trauma

- Management of the Brain-Dead Organ Donor

- Donation After Cardiac Death (Non-Heart Beating Donation)

- Conversations with Families of Critically Ill Patients

- Resource Allocation in the Intensive Care Unit

- Basic Ethical Principles in Critical Care

- Determination of Brain Death

- Building Teamwork to Improve Outcomes

- The Pursuit of Performance Excellence

- Severity of Illness Indices and Outcome Prediction: Adults

- Severity of Illness Indices and Outcome Prediction: Children

- Long Term Outcomes of Critical Illness

- Mass Critical Care

- Telemedicine in Intensive Care

- Teaching Critical Care

Online Only Chapters:

E1: Difficult Airway Management for Intensivists

E2: Bedside Ultrasonography

E3: Central Venous Catheterization

E4: Arterial Cannulation and Invasive Blood Pressure Measurement

E5: Bedside Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

E6: Cardioversion and Defibrillation

E7: Transvenous and Transcutaneous Cardiac Pacing

E8: Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

E9: Pericardiocentesis

E10: Paracentesis and Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage

E11: Thoracentesis

E12: Chest Tube Placement, Care, and Removal

E13: Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy

E14: Bronchoalveolar Lavage and Protected Specimen Bronchial Brushing

E15: Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy

E16: Esophageal Balloon Tamponade

E17: Nasoenteric Feeding Tube Insertion

E18: Lumbar Puncture

E19: Jugular Venous and Brain Tissue Oxygen Tension Monitoring

E20: Intracranial Pressure Monitoring

E21: Indirect Calorimetry

E22: Extracorpeal Membrane Oxygenation Cannulation

E23: Bedside Laparoscopy in the Intensive Care Unit

E24: Pediatric Intensive Care Procedures
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Fink, Mitchell P. Professor of Surgery and Anesthesiology, Vice Chair for Critical Care, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of MedicineUniversity of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.
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