Rogers' Handbook of Pediatric Intensive Care / Edition 4

Rogers' Handbook of Pediatric Intensive Care / Edition 4

by Mark A. Helfaer
     
 

This handbook is a synopsis of the clinical chapters from Rogers' Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, Fourth Edition. Readers will find the core information they need for quick reference and safe practice in the pediatric ICU. The book includes a large number of tables and line drawings.

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Overview

This handbook is a synopsis of the clinical chapters from Rogers' Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, Fourth Edition. Readers will find the core information they need for quick reference and safe practice in the pediatric ICU. The book includes a large number of tables and line drawings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781787055
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/01/2008
Edition description:
Fourth
Pages:
1072
Sales rank:
600,814
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

Table of Contents

SECTION HEADINGS

PART ONE EMERGENCY CARE AND ACUTE MANAGEMENT

    SECTION I INITIAL STABILIZATION

  • CH.1 Airway Management
  • CH.2 Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • CH.3 Transport
  • CH.4 Invasive Procedures
  • CH.5 Recognition and Initial Management of Shock
  • SECTION II ENVIRONMENTAL CRISES

  • CH. 6 Multiple Trauma
  • CH. 7 Drowning and Near Drowning: Submersion Injuries
  • CH. 8 Burns, Electrical Injuries, and Smoke Inhalation
  • CH.9 Terrorism and Mass Casualty Events
  • CH.10 Poisoning
  • CH.11 Thermoregulation
  • CH.12 Envenomation Syndromes
  • SECTION III LIFE-SUPPORT TECHNOLOGIES

  • CH.13 Mechanical Ventilation
  • CH.14 Inhaled Gases
  • CH.15 Extracorporeal Life Support
  • CH.16 Renal Replacement Therapies
  • CH.17 Blood Products in the PICU
  • CH.18 Plasmapheresis and Transfusion Therapy
  • PART TWO CRITICAL CARE ORGAN SYSTEMS

    SECTION I RESPIRATORY DISEASE

  • CH. 19 The Molecular Biology of Acute Lung Injury
  • CH. 20 Respiratory Physiology
  • CH. 21 Respiratory Monitoring
  • CH. 22 Status Asthmaticus
  • CH. 23 Neonatal Respiratory Failure
  • CH. 24 Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia
  • CH. 25 Acute Lung Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • CH. 26 Chronic Respiratory Failure
  • CH. 27 Sleep and Breathing
  • SECTION II NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASE

  • CH. 28 Acute Neuromuscular Disease
  • CH. 29 Chronic Neuromuscular Disease
  • SECTION III NEUROLOGIC DISEASE

  • CH. 30 Developmental Neurobiology, Neurophysiology, and the PICU
  • CH. 31 Molecular Biology of Brain Injury
  • CH. 32 Evaluation of the Comatose Child
  • CH. 33 Neurologic Monitoring
  • CH. 34 Neurologic Imaging
  • CH. 35 Head and Spinal Cord Trauma
  • CH. 36 Status Epilepticus
  • CH. 37 Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke
  • CH. 38 Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy
  • CH. 39 Metabolic Encephalopathies in Children
  • CHAPTER 40 Brain Death
  • SECTION IV CARDIAC DISEASE

  • CH.41 Cardiac Anatomy
  • CH.42 Cardiovascular Physiology
  • CH.43 Cardiorespiratory
  • SECTION V IMMUNOLOGIC DISEASES

  • CH.50 Neurohormonal Control in the Immune System
  • CH.51 The Immune System
  • CH.52 The Polymorphonuclear
  • CH.53 The Immune System and Viral Illness in the Critically Ill
  • SECTION VI INFECTIOUS DISEASES

  • CH.56 Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy
  • CH.57 Bacterial Sepsis and Mechanisms of Microbial Pathogenesis
  • CH.58 Critical Viral Infections
  • SECTION VII NUTRITIONAL AND GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS

  • CH.64 Principles of Nutrition and Metabolism
  • CH.65 Nutritional Support in the Critically Ill Child
  • CH.66 The Acute Abdomen
  • CH.67 Fulminant Hepatic Failure and Transplantation
  • CH.68 Intestinal and Multivisceral Transplantation
  • CH.69 Critical Aspects of Intestinal Disorders
  • SECTION VIII RENAL, ENDOCRINE, AND METABOLIC DISORDERS

  • CH.70 Adrenal Dysfunction
  • CH.71 Disorders of Glucose Homeostasis
  • CH.72 Disorders of Water, Sodium, and Potassium Homeostasis
  • CH.73 Disorders of Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphate
  • SECTION IX ONCOLOGIC AND HEMATOLOGIC DISORDERS

  • CH.78 Cancer Therapy: Mechanisms, Toxicity, and Ethics in the PICU
  • CH.79 Oncologic Emergencies and Complications
  • CH.80 Hematologic Emergencies
  • CH.81 Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation
  • CH.82 Coagulation Issues in the PICU
  • CH.83 Sickle Cell Disease

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