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By utilizing a review of case-based studies and providing concise management recommendations from leaders in the field, this book provides essential knowledge for those practicing in a dynamic specialty.
Concise guide to intensive care medicine for clinicians and trainees covering disorders in all body systems. Presented in quick reference format, each topic includes clinical images and references for further reading. Authored by recognised expert from the University of Alabama.
This case-based approach to the intensive care medicine curriculum provides 48 case studies linking core knowledge to clinical context. Topics chosen have been mapped to eight key areas of study, making this ideal for both FFICM and EDIC exam candidates.
Acute Care General Surgery provides a succinct focused overview of a myriad of general surgical emergencies.
This book presents pulmonary outcomes of prematurity, from their emergence in infancy through to their consequences in adulthood. With an increasing number of preterm births and more infants surviving, there is now a larger population of adults with lung disease originating in infancy requiring specialized care. Looking at the whole...
Mechanical Ventilation in the Critically Ill Patient: International Nursing Perspectives, An Issue of Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America
Dr. Goldsworthy has created a state-of-the-art issue that emphasizes the nurse's role in mechanical ventilation. Pertinent clinical topics include the following: basics of mechanical ventilation for nurses; current modes for mechanical ventilation; best practices for managing pain, sedation, and delirium in the mechanically ventilated patient; mobilization of and optimal oxygenation...
Focusing on the 'how-to' of respiratory care of newborns, the new edition is updated to reflect advances in equipment and practice, evolving worldwide approaches such as sustained inflation, optimization of lung volume, and volumetric capnography, and management of chylothorax. It includes high quality radiographic images, figures and algorithms.
Despite advances in medical technology and patient safety initiatives, maternal morbidity and mortality rates continue to increase. Maternal mortality trends in the US as reported from the CDC from 1989-2009 demonstrate increasing mortality trends from 7.2 deaths per 100,000 live births in 1987 to 17.8 deaths per 100,000 live births...
Pulmonary and Critical Care - with all the authority of Harrison's