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Title Paediatric intensive care / edited by Peter Barry, Kevin Morris, Tariq Ali ; with special PICU nursing advisor, Yvonne Heward.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 917 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Oxford specialist handbooks in paediatrics
Oxford specialist handbooks in paediatrics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary From setting up the ventilator, to managing low cardiac output, this book gives practical and realistic advice for children's doctors and nurses in intensive care. It organises information by system or speciality and presents this information in easily-accessible chunks to make it easy to get to the answers quickly.
Note Print version record.
Contents Contributors; Symbols and abbreviations; Section 1 General introduction to paediatric intensive care; 1 An introduction to paediatric intensive care; 2 Epidemiology and outcome of paediatric intensive care; 3 Paediatric resuscitation and critical care outreach; 4 Clinical assessment; 5 Physics and clinical measurement; 6 Vascular access and clinical monitoring; 7 Applied physiology and bedside assessment; Section 2 Organ system support and related practical procedures; 8 Airway management and ventilation; 9 Anaesthesia; 10 Analgesia and sedation; 11 Circulatory support.
12 Cardiopulmonary bypass13 Managing fluids, electrolytes, and acid-base; 14 Renal replacement therapies; 15 Nutrition; 16 Heat-related illness; 17 Prescribing; 18 Transport and retrieval; 19 Imaging in paediatric intensive care; Section 3 Specific specialties; 20 Cardiac disorders and postoperative care; 21 Respiratory disease; 22 Neurocritical care; 23 Trauma and burns; 24 Infection control policies and PICU; 25 Immunity and infection; 26 Sepsis and multiple organ failure; 27 Laboratory investigations for infectious disease; 28 Antimicrobial use on the PICU; 29 Neonatology.
30 Gastroenterology and hepatology31 Nephrology; 32 Diabetes and endocrinology; 33 Metabolic disorders; 34 Haematology; 35 Brain death, organ donation, and transplantation; 36 Poisoning; 37 Technology-dependent children; 38 Genetic syndromes; 39 Paediatric intensive care medicine in the developing world; Section 4 Compassionate and family-orientated care; 40 The child and family in PICU; 41 Aspects of the law in paediatric intensive care; 42 Clinical governance, audit, and risk management; 43 Child protection; Appendix; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V.
Subject Pediatric intensive care.
Pediatric emergencies.
Critical Care.
Child, Preschool.
Critical Care.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
Pediatric emergencies. (OCoLC)fst01056420
Pediatric intensive care. (OCoLC)fst01056433
Genre/Form Handbook.
Electronic books.
Added Author Barry, Peter, 1960-
Morris, Kevin.
Ali, Tariq, FRCA.
Added Title Pediatric intensive care
Other Form: Print version: Paediatric intensive care. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010 9780199233274 (DLC) 2010279251 (OCoLC)457160483
ISBN 9780191575242 (electronic bk.)
0191575240 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000062595642
DEBBG BV043169370
DEBSZ 421395036

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