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Textbook of Critical Care - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 7th Edition

by Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, Edward Abraham, MD, Patrick Kochanek, MD, MCCM, Frederick A. Moore, MD, MCCM and Mitchell P. Fink, MD
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Page Count: 1408
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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.

    • Features a wealth of tables, boxes, algorithms, diagnostic images, and key points that clarify important concepts and streamline complex information for quick reference.
    • Includes procedural videos online.
    • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
    • Includes many new chapters on echocardiography, antibiotic stewardship, antiviral agents, coagulation and anti-coagulation, , telemedicine, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), and more.
    • Offers new coverage of biomarkers, bedside ultrasound, and the management of increasingly complex critically ill patients.
    • Provides new approaches to sepsis, acute kidney injury, and management of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), and other forms of respiratory failure.
    1. Sudden Deterioration of Neurological Status
    2. Agitation and Delerium
    3. Management of Acute Pain in the Intensive Care Unit
    4. Fever
    5. Very High Systemic Arterial Blood Pressure
    6. Low Systemic Arterial Blood Pressure
    7. Tachycardia and Bradycardia
    8. Arterial Hypoxemia
    9. Acute Respiratory Failure
    10. Pulmonary Edema
    11. Polyuria
    12. Oliguria
    13. Hypernatremia and Hyponatremia
    14. Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia
    15. Hyperphosphatemia and Hypophosphatemia
    16. Hypomagnesemia
    17. Hypercalcemia and Hypocalcemia
    18. Hypoglycemia
    19. Hyperglycemia
    20. Anemia
    21. Thrombocytopenia
    22. Coagulopathy in the ICU
    23. Jaundice
    24. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    25. Ascites
    26. Acute Abdominal Pain
    27. Ileus
    28. Diarrhea
    29. Rashes and Fever
    30. Chest Pain
    31. Biochemical or Electrocardiographic Evidence of Acute Myocardial Injury
    32. Point-of-Care Ultrasound
    33. Echocardiography
    34. Cardiovascular Monitoring
    35. Bedside Monitoring of Pulmonary Function
    36. Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation
    37. Tracheal Intubation
    38. Tracheostomy
    39. Mechanical Ventilation
    40. Renal Replacement Therapy
    41. Targeted Temperature Management and Therapeutic Hypothermia
    42. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (Venovenous and Venoarterial ECMO)
    43. Nutritional Support in Adults
    44. Nutritional Support in Children
    45. Early Ambulation in the ICU
    46. Role of Early Mobilization in the Prevention of ICU-Acquired Weakness
    47. Advanced Bedside Monitoring
    48. Coma
    49. Use of Brain Injury Biomarkers in Critical Care Settings
    50. Cardiopulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation
    51. Delerium
    52. Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke
    53. Nontraumatic Intracerebral and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    54. Seizures in the Critically Ill
    55. Neuromuscular Disorders in the Critically Ill
    56. Traumatic Brain Injury
    57. Spinal Cord Injury
    58. Neuroimaging
    59. Intensive Care After Neurosurgery
    60. Key Issues in Pediatric Neurointensive Care
    61. Patient-Ventilator Interaction
    62. Non-Invasive Ventilation
    63. Weaning From Mechanical Ventilation
    64. Adjunctive Respiratory Therapy
    65. Hyperbaric Oxygen in Critical Care
    66. Imaging of the Chest
    67. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    68. Aspiration Pneumonitis and Pneumonia
    69. Severe Asthma Exacerbation
    70. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    71. Pulmonary Embolism
    72. Pulmonary Hypertension
    73. Pneumothorax
    74. Community Acquired Pneumonia
    75. Nosocomial Pneumonia
    76. Drowning
    77. Acute Parenchymal Disease in Pediatric Patients
    78. Acute Coronary Syndromes: Therapy
    79. Supraventricular Arrhythmais
    80. Ventricular Arrhythmais
    81. Conduction Disturbances and Cardiac Pacemakers
    82. Myocarditis and Acute Cardiomyopathies
    83. Acquired and Congenital Heart Disease in Children
    84. Pericardial Disease
    85. Emergency Heart Valve Disorders
    86. Infectious Endocarditis
    87. Hypertensive Crisis: Emergency and Urgency
    88. Pathophysiology and Classification of Shock States
    89. Resuscitation From Circulatory Shock
    90. Inotropic Therapy
    91. Mechanical Support in Cardiogenic Shock
    92. Portal Hypertension: Critical Care Considerations
    93. Hepatorenal Syndrome
    94. Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
    95. Hepatic Encephalopathy
    96. Fulminant Hepatic Failure
    97. Calculous and Acalculous Cholecystitits
    98. Acute Pancreatitis
    99. Peritonitis and Intraabdominal Infection
    100. Ileus and Mechanical Bowel Obstruction
    101. Toxic Megacolon and Ogilvie’s Syndrome
    102. Clinical Assessment of Renal Function
    103. Biomarkers Acute Kidney Injury (AKI)
    104. Metabolic Acidosis and Alkalosis
    105. Water Metabolism
    106. Disorders Of Calcium and Magnesium Metabolism
    107. Fluid and Volume Therapy in the ICU
    108. Fluid and Electrolytes in Pediatrics
    109. Acute Kidney Injury
    110. Urinary Tract Obstruction
    111. Contrast Dye-Induced Acute Knee Injury
    112. Glomerulonephritis
    113. Interstitial Nephritis
    114. Antibiotic Stewardship
    115. Prevention, Control of Nosocomial Infection
    116. Antimicrobial Agents with Primary Activity Against Gram-Negative Bacteria
    117. Antimicrobial Agents with Primary Activity Against Gram-Positive Bacteria
    118. Antimicrobial Agents with Primary Activity Against Obligate Anaerobic Bacteria
    119. Selective Decontamination of the Digestive Tract
    120. Vascular Catheter-Related Infections
    121. Septic Shock
    122. Sepsis and Multiple Organ System Failure in Children
    123. Infections of the Urogenital Tract
    124. Central Nervous System Infections
    125. Infections of Skin, Muscle and Soft Tissue
    126. Head and Neck Infections
    127. Infections in the Immunocompromised Patient
    128. Infectious Endocarditis
    129. Fungal Infections
    130. Influenza
    131. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
    132. Tuberculosis
    133. Malaria and Other Tropical Infections in the Intensive Care Unit
    134. Acute Viral Syndromes
    135. Clostridium Difficile Colitis
    136. Anemia and RBC Transfusion
    137. Blood Component Therapy
    138. Venous Thromboembolism in Medical-Surgical Critically Ill Patients
    139. Monitoring of Coagulation Status
    140. Anticoagulation in the Intensive Care Unit
    141. Critical Care of the Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipient
    142. Cardiovascular and Endocrinological Changes Associated with Pregnancy
    143. Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy
    144. Acute Pulmonary Complications of Pregnancy
    145. Postpartum Hemorrhage
    146. Neurological Complications of Pregnancy
    147. Hyperglycemia and Blood Glucose Control
    148. Adrenal Insufficiency
    149. Thyroid Disorders
  • Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, Professor of Intensive Care Medicine, Universit é Libre de Bruxelles, Department of Intensive Care, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium, Edward Abraham, MD, Professor and Dean, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Patrick Kochanek, MD, MCCM, Ake N. Grenvik Professor in Critical Care Medicine, Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Professor of Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Director, Safar, Center for Resuscitation Research, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Frederick A. Moore, MD, MCCM, Professor of Surgery, Head, Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida and Mitchell P. Fink, MD, 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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