Principles of Critical Care / Edition 2

Principles of Critical Care / Edition 2

by Jesse B. Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070259348

ISBN-13: 9780070259348

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The classic text in critical care medicine! The 3rd Edition of this classic text is streamlined and focused on the needs of the working critical care physician and features important new treatment strategies. Organized by organ systems, this text, the only critical care source that includes evidence-based learning, guides physicians from initial patient assessment and…  See more details below

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The classic text in critical care medicine! The 3rd Edition of this classic text is streamlined and focused on the needs of the working critical care physician and features important new treatment strategies. Organized by organ systems, this text, the only critical care source that includes evidence-based learning, guides physicians from initial patient assessment and differential diagnosis through therapeutic plan.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070259348
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Pages:
1767
Product dimensions:
8.79(w) x 11.28(h) x 2.68(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Introduction
Pt. IAn Overview of the Approach to and Organization of Critical Care
1An Approach to Critical Care3
2ICU - The Team Approach11
3Economics of Critical Care17
4Improving Quality of Care in the ICU25
5Infection Surveillance and Control in the ICU35
6Legal Issues in Critical Care47
7Assessment of Severity of Illness57
8Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation71
9Transportation of the Critically Ill Patient79
Pt. IIGeneral Management of the Patient
10Pain Control, Sedation, and Use of Muscle Relaxants87
11Airway Management111
12Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury121
13Monitoring the Respiratory System131
14Clinical Use of the Pulmonary Artery Catheter155
15Prevention and Early Detection of Complications of Critical Care177
16Nutrition in the Critically Ill205
17Multiple Organ System Failure: Clinical Expression, Pathogenesis, and Therapy221
18Withholding and Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapy249
Pt. IIICardiovascular Disorders
19The Pathophysiology of the Circulation in Critical Illness259
20Shock277
21Ventricular Dysfunction in Critical Illness303
22Electrocardiography323
23Rhythm Disturbances, Pacing, and Cardioversion355
24Myocardial Ischemia397
25Acute Right Heart Syndromes417
26Pulmonary Embolic Disorders: Thrombus, Air, and Fat427
27Pericardial Disease451
28Valvular Heart Disease467
29Aortic Dissection483
Pt. IVPulmonary Disorders
30The Pathophysiology and Differential Diagnosis of Acute Respiratory Failure499
31Noninvasive Ventilation509
32Management of the Ventilated Patient517
33Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure537
34Acute-on-Chronic Respiratory Failure565
35Status Asthmaticus579
36Restrictive Disease of the Respiratory System595
37Cardiopulmonary Failure Associated with Sleep-Disordered Breathing609
38Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia617
39Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation653
Pt. VInfectious Disorders
40Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy and the Clinical Pharmacology of Antimicrobial Drugs671
41Approach to Sepsis of Unknown Origin719
42Septic Shock733
43Approach to Infection in Patients Receiving Cytotoxic Chemotherapy for Malignancy747
44AIDS in the Intensive Care Unit773
45Endocarditis and other Intravascular Infections803
46Infectious Complications of Intravascular Access Devices Used in Critical Care817
47Pneumonia827
48Bacterial Infections of the Central Nervous System853
49Encephalomyelitis871
50Life-Threatening Infections of the Head, Neck, and Upper Respiratory Tract887
51Soft Tissue Infections903
52Urinary Tract Infections913
53Gastrointestinal Infections923
54Severe Malaria933
55Tetanus943
56Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers949
Pt. VINeurologic Disorders
57Neuropsychiatric Disorders in the Critically Ill: Delirium, Psychotic Disorders, and Anxiety965
58Cerebrovascular Disease979
59Status Epilepticus and Serial Seizures989
60Neuromuscular Diseases Leading to Respiratory Failure995
61Coma, Persistent Vegetative State, and Brain Death1005
Pt. VIIHematologic and Oncologic Disorders
62Blood Products and Plasmapheresis1021
63Anemia, Leukopenia, and Elevated Blood Counts1033
64Bleeding Disorders1043
65Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura and the Approach to Thrombotic Microangiopathies1057
66Acute Leukemia1065
67The Oncologic Emergencies1075
68Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation and Graft-Versus-Host Disease1091
69Toxicities of Chemotherapy1103
Pt. VIIIRenal and Metabolic Disorders
70Acute Renal Failure1117
71Rhabdomyolysis and Myoglobinuria1133
72Dialysis in the Critical Care Patient1141
73Severe Electrolyte Disturbances1153
74Acid-Base Disorders1169
75Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Coma, and Hypoglycemia1183
76Adrenocortical Insufficiency1195
77Thyroid Disease1205
Pt. IXGastrointestinal Disorders
78Gut and Hepatobiliary Dysfunction1221
79Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage1237
80Acute and Chronic Hepatic Disease1253
81Acute Pancreatitis in the Critically Ill1269
82Mesenteric Ischemia1279
Pt. XThe Surgical Patient
83Special Considerations in the Surgical Patient1289
84Preoperative Assessment of the High-Risk Surgical Patient1301
85The Acute Abdomen and Intraabdominal Sepsis1315
86The Transplant Patient1325
87Care of the Multiorgan Donor1345
88Priorities in Multisystem Trauma1351
89Head Injury and Intracranial Hypertension1359
90Spine Injuries1375
91Torso Trauma1387
92Extremity and Pelvic Trauma1407
93Electrical Trauma1421
94Burns: Resuscitation Phase (0 to 36 Hours)1427
95Burns: Postresuscitation Phase (Day 2 to Day 6)1437
96Burns: Inflammation-Infection Phase (Day 7 to Wound Closure)1443
97Interventional Radiology in the Intensive Care Patient1449
Pt. XISpecial Problems in Critical Care
98Special Problems in the ICU1465
99Toxicology in Adults1473
100Critical Care Pharmacology1527
101Rheumatology in the ICU1553
102Critical Illness in Pregnancy1571
103Anaphylactic and Anaphylactoid Reactions1595
104Dermatologic Conditions in the Critically Ill1605
105Sickle Cell Disease1627
106Hypothermia1645
107Hyperthermia1657
108Diving Medicine and Near Drowning1667
Index1681

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