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Title Trauma intensive care / edited by Samuel A. Tisherman, Raquel M. Forsythe.

Imprint Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press, ©2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Pittsburgh critical care medicine series
Pittsburgh critical care medicine.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Management of critically-ill trauma patients presents multiple challenges that are unique to this patient population. Optimal management of the trauma patient requires establishing priorities of care, minimizing complications, and striving to return the trauma victim to the best possible functional outcome. Yet, most books devoted to trauma focus on prehospital care, the initial assessment of trauma patients, and operative management of specific injuries. Part of the Pittsburgh Critical Care Medicine series, this book will help intensivisits involved in the care of trauma patients implement be.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Contents; Contributors; Section 1: Structure; 1 Development of the Trauma Intensive Care Unit within Trauma Systems; 2 Injury Severity Scoring Systems; Section 2: Patient Management; 3 The Tertiary Survey: How to Avoid Missed Injuries; 4 Monitors and Drains in Trauma Patients; 5 Airway Management in the Intensive Care Unit; 6 Resuscitation from Hemorrhagic Shock; 7 Massive Transfusions and Coagulopathy; 8 Ventilator Management of Trauma Patients; 9 Abdominal Trauma; 10 Soft Tissue Trauma and Rhabdomyolysis; 11 Orthopedic Trauma.
12 Traumatic Brain Injury: Assessment, Pathophysiology, and management13 Management of the Brain-dead Organ Donor; 14 Management of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury; 15 Burn Care; 16 Acute Kidney Injury; 17 Endocrinology in the Critically Injured Patient; 18 Infection and Antibiotic Management; 19 Hypothermia and Trauma; 20 Nutrition; 21 Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis; 22 Sedation and Analgesia in the Intensive Care Unit; 23 Pediatric Trauma; 24 Critical Care and Trauma in Pregnancy; 25 Geriatric Trauma Critical Care; 26 Toxicology; 27 Rehabilitation Considerations of Trauma Patients.
Section 3: Other Issues28 Legal Issues in Trauma Intensive Care; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z.
Subject Wounds and injuries -- Treatment.
Trauma centers.
Critical care medicine.
Intensive care units.
Wounds and Injuries -- therapy
Critical Care -- methods
Intensive Care Units
Trauma Centers
Critical Care
Lésions et blessures -- Traitement.
Services de traumatologie.
Soins intensifs.
Unités de soins intensifs.
intensive care units.
MEDICAL -- Sports Medicine.
Critical care medicine. (OCoLC)fst00883647
Intensive care units. (OCoLC)fst00975936
Trauma centers. (OCoLC)fst01432112
Wounds and injuries -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01181511
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Tisherman, Samuel A.
Forsythe, Raquel M.
Other Form: Print version: Trauma intensive care. Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press, ©2013 1299708412 (OCoLC)821158267
ISBN 9780199777808 (electronic bk.)
0199777802 (electronic bk.)
1299708412 (electronic bk.)
9781299708419 (electronic bk.)
9780199777709 (alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000058366982
AU@ 000055900400
AU@ 000069150699

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