Procedures and Monitoring for the Critically Ill / Edition 1

Procedures and Monitoring for the Critically Ill / Edition 1

by William C. Shoemaker, Demetrios Demetriades, George C. Velmahos
     
 

ISBN-10: 072168758X

ISBN-13: 9780721687582

Pub. Date: 06/29/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This unique new resource combines an atlas of bedside procedures with comprehensive coverage of the monitoring of critically ill patients to provide guidance on all aspects of treatment*from the ER to the ICU. Over 120 line drawings offer step-by-step depictions of the most commonly performed procedures used by critical care specialists, surgeons, emergency room

Overview

This unique new resource combines an atlas of bedside procedures with comprehensive coverage of the monitoring of critically ill patients to provide guidance on all aspects of treatment*from the ER to the ICU. Over 120 line drawings offer step-by-step depictions of the most commonly performed procedures used by critical care specialists, surgeons, emergency room physicians, and CRNAs. The book's user-friendly format makes it a superb stand-alone resource, and its in-depth coverage of all aspects of procedures and monitoring makes it the perfect companion to SHOEMAKER ET AL: TEXTBOOK OF CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721687582
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/29/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
10.80(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Procedures

• Central Venous Catherterization
• Arterial Catheterization
• Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
• Intraosseous Infusion
• Bedside Tracheostomy
• Cricothyroidotomy
• Tube Thoracostomy
• Pericardiocentesis and Pericardial Window
• Percutaneous Feeding Catheter Placement
• Diagnostic Abdominal Paracentesis and Peritoneal Lavage
• Assisted Ventilation and Intubation
• Flexible Bronchoscopy
• Intra-abdominal Pressure Monitoring
• Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
• Jugular Bulb Oximetry
• Cardiac Pacemaker Placement
• Inferior Vena Caval Filter Placement
• Epidural Analgesia
• Suprapubic Urinary Tube placement
• Bedside Spinal Immobilization
Part Two: Monitoring

• Routine Clinical Monitoring in Acute Illnesses
• Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring
• Noninvasive Cardiac Output Monitoring: Bioimpedance and Partial CO2,
• Rebreathing Methods
• Transesophageal Doppler Monitoring
• Gastric Tonometry
• Renal Function and Support
• Noninvasive Autonomic Nervous System Monitoring in Critical Care
• Physiology of Shock and Acute Circulatory Failure
• Hemodynamic Therapy for Circulatory Dysfunction

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