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Author Marino, Paul L.

Title The ICU book / Paul L. Marino ; with contributions from Kenneth M. Sutin ; illustrations by Patricia Gast.

Imprint Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.028 M339i 2007    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xvii, 1065 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Circulatory blood flow -- Oxygen and carbon dioxide transport -- Infection control in the ICU -- Alimentary prophylaxis -- Venous thromboembolism -- Establishing venous access -- The indwelling vascular catheter -- Arterial blood pressure -- The pulmonary artery catheter -- Central venous pressure and wedge pressure -- Tissue oxygenation -- Hemorrhage and hypovolemia -- Colloid and crystalloid resuscitation -- Acute heart failure syndromes -- Cardiac arrest -- Hemodynamic drug infusions -- Early management of acute coronary syndromes -- Tachyarrhythmias -- Hypoxemia and hypercapnia -- Oximetry and capnography -- Oxygen inhalation therapy -- Acute respiratory distress syndrome -- Severe airflow obstruction -- Principles of mechanical ventilation -- Modes of assisted ventilation -- The ventilator-dependent patient -- Discontinuing mechanical ventilation -- Acid-base interpretations -- Organic acidoses -- Metabolic alkalosis -- Oliguria and acute renal failure -- Hypertonic and hypotonic conditions -- Potassium -- Magnesium -- Calcium and phosphorous -- Anemia and red blood cell transfusions in the ICU -- Platelets in critical illness -- Hyperthermia and hypothermia syndromes -- Fever in the ICU -- Infection, inflammation, and multiorgan injury -- Pneumonia in the ICU -- Sepsis from the abdomen and pelvis -- The immunocompromised patient -- Antimicrobial therapy -- Metabolic substrate requirements -- Enteral tube feeding -- Parenteral nutrition -- Adrenal and thyroid dysfunction -- Analgesia and sedation -- Disorders of mentation -- Disorders of movement -- Stroke and related disorders -- Pharmaceutical toxins & antidotes.
Subject Critical care medicine.
Intensive care units.
Added Author Sutin, Kenneth M.
ISBN 078174802X
9780781748025
Standard No. NLM 101284407
YDXCP 2393749
NLGGC 295749768
NZ1 11175308
AU@ 000040640997

 
    
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