Textbook of Critical Care, 7th Edition

By Mitchell P. Fink, MD; Edited by Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD and Frederick A. Moore, MD, MCCM
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  • 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.

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.

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  • 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.
ISBN 9780323376389
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2016
Author Information By 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; Edited by Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, Professor of Intensive Care Medicine, Universit é Libre de Bruxelles, Department of Intensive Care, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium and Frederick A. Moore, MD, MCCM, Professor of Surgery, Head, Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida
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"could be considered the gold standard intensive care medicine reference text"

"This book remains a worldwide standard for English-speaking critical care providers. Content has been updated and quality of presentations is excellent. .this is the most effective multidisciplinary adult and pediatric critical care reference currently available."

- David Dries, MD (University of Minnesota Medical School) for Doody's Review Services

Table of Content
  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
  150. Diabetes Insipidus
  151. Metabolic and Endocrine Crises in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
  152. General Principles of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
  153. Poisoning: Overview of Approaches for Evaluation and Treatment
  154. Resuscitation of Hypovolemic Shock
  155. Mediastinitis
  156. Epistaxis
  157. Management of the Postoperative Cardiac Surgical Patient
  158. Intensive Care Unit Management of Lung Transplant Patients
  159. Management of the Postoperative Liver Transplant Patient
  160. Intenstinal and Multivisceral Transplantation: The Ultimate Treatment for Intestinal Failure
  161. Aortic Dissection
  162. Splanchnic Ischemia
  163. Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
  164. Extremity Compartment Syndromes
  165. Thromboembolization and Thrombolytic Therapy
  166. Atheroembolization
  167. Pressure Ulcers
  168. Burns, Including Inhalation Injury
  169. Thoracic Trauma
  170. Abdominal Trauma
  171. Pelvic and Major Long Bone Fractures
  172. Pediatric Trauma
  173. Management of the Brain-Dead Organ Donor
  174. Donation After Cardiac Death (Non-Heart Beating Donation)
  175. Conversations with Families of Critically Ill Patients
  176. Resource Allocation in the Intensive Care Unit
  177. Basic Ethical Principles in Critical Care
  178. Determination of Brain Death
  179. Building Teamwork to Improve Outcomes
  180. The Pursuit of Performance Excellence
  181. Severity of Illness Indices and Outcome Prediction: Adults
  182. Severity of Illness Indices and Outcome Prediction: Children
  183. Long Term Outcomes of Critical Illness
  184. Mass Critical Care
  185. Telemedicine in Intensive Care
  186. Teaching Critical Care

Online Only Chapters:

E1: Difficult Airway Management for Intensivists

E2: Bedside Ultrasonography

E3: Central Venous Catheterization

E4: Arterial Cannulation and Invasive Blood Pressure Measurement

E5: Bedside Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

E6: Cardioversion and Defibrillation

E7: Transvenous and Transcutaneous Cardiac Pacing

E8: Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

E9: Pericardiocentesis

E10: Paracentesis and Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage

E11: Thoracentesis

E12: Chest Tube Placement, Care, and Removal

E13: Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy

E14: Bronchoalveolar Lavage and Protected Specimen Bronchial Brushing

E15: Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy

E16: Esophageal Balloon Tamponade

E17: Nasoenteric Feeding Tube Insertion

E18: Lumbar Puncture

E19: Jugular Venous and Brain Tissue Oxygen Tension Monitoring

E20: Intracranial Pressure Monitoring

E21: Indirect Calorimetry

E22: Extracorpeal Membrane Oxygenation Cannulation

E23: Bedside Laparoscopy in the Intensive Care Unit

E24: Pediatric Intensive Care Procedures

Publication Date 19-12-2016
Pages 1364
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
Stock Status In Stock
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