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Case Files Critical Care / Edition 1
     

Case Files Critical Care / Edition 1

by Eugene Toy
 

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ISBN-10: 0071768572

ISBN-13: 9780071768573

Pub. Date: 01/10/2014

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CARE

Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files: Critical Care provides 42 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in critical care. Each case includes an

Overview

SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CARE

Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files: Critical Care provides 42 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in critical care. Each case includes an easy-to-understand discussion correlated to key concepts, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and board-style review questions to reinforce your learning. With Case Files, you'll learn instead of memorize.

  • Learn from 42 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions
  • Master key concepts with clinical pearls
  • Practice with review review questions to reinforce learning
  • Polish your approach to clinical problem-solving and to patient care
  • Perfect for residents, medical students, PAs, and NPs working in the ICU

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071768573
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/10/2014
Series:
LANGE Case Files Series
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
570,474
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: How to Approach Clinical Problems

Section 2: Clinical Cases--42 Case Scenarios

Early awareness of critical illness; Transfer of critically ill patient; Scoring systems and patient prognosis; Monitoring: hemodynamic and cardiovascular; Critical care imaging; Airway management, respiratory failure; Ventilator management; Respiratory weaning; Asthmatic exacerbation; Non-invasive Methods of ventilator support; Acute coronary syndromes; Cardiac arrthymias; Acute cardiac failure; Meningitis/encephalitis; Antibiotic use in ICU; Sepsis; Immunosuppressed patients; Acute GI bleeding; Acute liver failure; Acute renal failure; Acid base abnormalities part 1; Acid base abnormalities part 2; Fluid electrolyte abnormalities; Traumatic brain injury; Trauma-blunt; Trauma and burns; Altered mental status; Status epilepticus; Stroke; Multiorgan dysfunction; Hypertensive emergencies in obstetrics; ICU patients with obsetetrical issues; Poisoning; Pain control; Post surgical patient in ICU; Post-resuscitation management in ICU; Hemorrhage, coagulopathy; Ethics, do not resuscitate, organ donation; Vasoactive drugs, pharmacology; Nutrition

Section 3: Listing of Cases

Index

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