Category: Critical Care

Download Acute Kidney Injury by Claudio Ronco, Rinaldo Bellomo, John A., M.D. Kellum PDF

By Claudio Ronco, Rinaldo Bellomo, John A., M.D. Kellum

Acute kidney damage is outlined as an abrupt switch in serum creatinine and/or urine output, and a majority of sufferers admitted to the ICU have a few proof of the disease. regrettably, therapy for this complicated syndrome is as but missing and realizing is proscribed. An interdisciplinary panel of specialists has contributed to this quantity, illuminating the various basic and complicated features of the ailment starting from pathophysiology to therapy, from rising biomarkers to genetic polymorphisms. different contributions specialise in immunological concerns or the numerous issues of acute kidney damage and co-morbid stipulations encountered, overlaying the basics in addition to the most recent advancements. additionally, vital technical elements of extracorporeal cures together with vascular entry, anticoagulation or fluid composition are brought, and diversified methods to renal aid from intermittent dialysis to non-stop treatments and hybrid options are mentioned. an outline of complicated extracorporeal thoughts of organ aid and their position within the administration of sepsis and acute kidney harm within the context of an total technique of multi-organ failure administration concludes the discussions. This quantity not just presents a pragmatic and updated precis of present wisdom and know-how, but in addition imparts a primary realizing of the pathogenesis and certain destiny advancements during this box. It additionally serves to problem and reconsider the basic underlying assumptions we carry relating to serious disorder more often than not and acute kidney harm specifically.

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Download Irwin & Rippe's manual of intensive care medicine by Richard S. Irwin MD, Craig Lilly MD, James M. Rippe MD PDF

By Richard S. Irwin MD, Craig Lilly MD, James M. Rippe MD

Irwin & Rippe’s guide of in depth Care Medicine has confirmed itself as a useful reference for college kids, interns, citizens, fellows, nurse practitioners and general practitioner assistants, nurses, and respiration care practitioners operating within the serious care drugs environment.

 Known for its reader-friendly define structure and compact moveable measurement, this convenient handbook builds upon its culture of excellence in its 6th Edition.  to be had either in print and digital codecs, the 6th variation parallels the textual content, Irwin & Rippe’s in depth Care medication, 7th Edition, and contours absolutely up-to-date and revised content material with a spotlight on sufferer safety.

 Key Features:

  • Fully revised content addresses fresh advancements, together with the bigger position for ultrasound, in serious care medicine.
  • Annotated references are supplied on the shut of every bankruptcy to steer the reader via key articles within the suitable literature.
  • Video clips were additional the place applicable to augment key issues and findings.
  • Logical organization starts with an intensive part on tactics and strategies, through 15 sections masking organ approach difficulties in addition to palliative care, criminal and moral concerns, and transplantation.
  • Thorough assurance of pharmacology, poisonings, and overdoses offered in a tabular format.
  • New part editors percentage a wealth of expertise and services special to increase readers’ skills.

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Download Common Problems in Acute Care Surgery by Laura J. Moore, Krista L. Turner, S. Rob Todd PDF

By Laura J. Moore, Krista L. Turner, S. Rob Todd

This textual content presents a finished, evidence-based evaluation of the most typical scientific difficulties encountered via acute care surgeons. concentrating on the medical care of the sufferer, this quantity explores the final ideas of acute care surgical procedure and the explicit affliction states which are generally encountered by means of acute care surgeons. The paintings additionally touches upon the moral matters and platforms improvement in the back of acute care surgical procedure, together with useful issues for setting up an acute care surgical procedure software, moral concerns in acute care surgical procedure, and the position of palliative care. the second one version of the textbook comprise updates to all the chapters from the 1st variation. New issues addressed contain administration of intra-abdominal infections, administration of the open stomach, and hemodynamic tracking of the seriously unwell surgical sufferer. each one bankruptcy addresses a particular subject in acute care surgical procedure. All chapters are written via specialists within the box of Acute Care surgical procedure. every one bankruptcy contains a short evaluate of the epidemiology of the medical challenge, the medical presentation and analysis of the issues, and a dialogue of the cures and strength problems which can arise.Common difficulties in Acute Care surgical procedure, moment Edition can be of serious price to surgical citizens, fellows, and working towards acute care surgeons.

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Download The Clinical Handbook for Surgical Critical Care, Second by K. W. Burchard PDF

By K. W. Burchard

The scientific instruction manual for Surgical serious Care, moment Edition covers all elements of acute and emergency take care of the significantly sick or injured sufferer who should be within the ICU and/or CCU. This re-creation is separated into chapters via organ structures, and takes a glance on the serious sickness states linked to those organs. All chapters stick to an analogous structure:

    • Pathophysiology
    • Physical exam and tracking
    • Laboratory effects
    • Treatment techniques (with assisting proof)


New to this edition:

    • Full replace at the advances in uncomplicated and scientific technology considering the fact that e-book of the 1st variation
    • An replace to treatment plans in all sections
    • A new bankruptcy on acute stomach ailment
    • Online studying gains together with questions & solutions and case studies

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Download Clinical care conundrums : challenging diagnoses in hospital by Baudendistel, Thomas E.; Harte, Brian; Pile, James C. PDF

By Baudendistel, Thomas E.; Harte, Brian; Pile, James C.

"This publication offers the 1st evidence-based casebook for hospitalists and different hospital-based physicians, linked employees, and trainees. every one medical bankruptcy concludes with useful "pearls" for program to the user's personal perform, whereas a unfastened CD includes all pictures and case summaries in PowerPoint records. in line with and extended from the wildly well known scientific Care Conundrum (CCC) sequence within the magazine of  Read more...

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Download Handbook of Neurocritical Care (Current Clinical Neurology) by Anish Bhardwaj, Marek A. Mirski, John A. Ulatowski PDF

By Anish Bhardwaj, Marek A. Mirski, John A. Ulatowski

Top neurocritical care and extensive care experts from the Neurosciences severe Care Unit of the Johns Hopkins health facility have joined forces to spell out concisely for first line healthiness care companies the various criteria and healing regimens required for the care of seriously ailing neurological and neurosurgical sufferers. Their authoritative reference consultant takes an algorithmic method of rapid sufferer care, incorporating either ancillary research to substantiate medical prognosis and applicable administration directions. The publication deals accomplished summaries of the simplest diagnostic and administration practices for a variety of neurocritical difficulties, together with encephalopathy, intercerebral and subarachnoid hemorrhage, nerve-racking mind harm postoperative care, ischemic stroke, mind tumors, spinal twine damage, and extra. A compact disk accompanies the booklet for downloading an booklet model to the reader's computer or PDA. Authoritative and hugely useful, the instruction manual of Neurocritical Care deals first-line medical institution physicians and EMS group of workers a entire quick-reference consultant to the swift analysis and administration of seriously in poor health neurological and neurosurgical sufferers.

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Download Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Volume 4: Peri-operative by Derek S. Wheeler, Hector R. Wong, Thomas P. Shanley PDF

By Derek S. Wheeler, Hector R. Wong, Thomas P. Shanley

The moment version of Pediatric serious Care medication spans 3 volumes, with significant sections devoted to particular organ structures. each one significant part contains separate chapters devoted to reviewing the explicit sickness techniques affecting each one organ approach. every one bankruptcy concludes with a accomplished record of references, with short, concise comments denoting references of ‘special curiosity’ and ‘of interest’. as a result, the books are distinct of their finished insurance of pediatric serious care and their ease of use and should be of worth to these learning in the direction of pediatric serious care examinations and people who are already qualified.

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Download Ecocardiografia per l’intensivista by Armando Sarti PDF

By Armando Sarti

Il quantity presenta, in modo pratico e sintetico, l’essenziale dell’ecocardiografia generale, con un approfondimento delle tematiche specifiche che riguardano il malato critico in terapia intensiva, e ha lo scopo di fornire l. a. base teorica in step with iniziare l’applicazione pratica della metodica in reparto.

Basato sull’ecocardiografia transtoracica, con cenni sull’ecocardiografia transesofagea, il libro contiene appendici che illustrano altre applicazioni utili degli ultrasuoni in terapia intensiva.

Scritto da un anestesista rianimatore con historical past cardiologico in step with soddisfare le esigenze specifiche dei medici intensivisti, il libro costituisce una guida molto utile according to il trattamento del paziente, fornendo risposte alle domande che gli intensivisti si pongono nella loro pratica quotidiana di fronte a malati critici o instabili, come advert esempio: Qual è il problema di questo malato? Cosa sta succedendo precisamente? È opportuno riempire il circolo con fluidi? Sono necessari farmaci attivi sull’emodinamica? Come seguire l’andamento del paziente?

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Download General Ultrasound in the Critically Ill by Daniel A. Lichtenstein, M.R. Pinsky, F. Jardin PDF

By Daniel A. Lichtenstein, M.R. Pinsky, F. Jardin

Yale Univ. New Haven, CT. includes info from the molecular, genomic, neuropsychological, and neurobehavioral components generating studying disabilities and psychological retardation. beneficial properties discussions of autosomal problems, remedies of syndromal and nonsyndromal issues, and extra. Expanded-outline. Hardcover, book no longer to be had.

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