Civetta, Taylor and Kirby's Critical Care

Civetta, Taylor and Kirby's Critical Care

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Publication Date: 2008
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780781768696

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The leading critical care textbook since 1988, Civetta, Taylor and Kirby's Critical Care is now in its Fourth Edition, with a new editorial team, over thirty new chapters, and completely updated information. The book addresses every problem encountered in the intensive care unit and covers surgical critical care more thoroughly than any other text. Each chapter begins with immediate concerns and proceeds to broader-based discussions of relevant pathophysiologic and clinical issues.

This edition has new sections on shock states; pharmacology, nutrition, toxicology and the environment; and disaster management. New chapters include bedside ultrasound, point of care testing, neurogenic shock, anaphylactic shock, surgical infections, and acute coronary syndrome.

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--Fourth Edition of the leading critical care textbook on the market
--Comprehensive coverage of every problem encountered in the intensive care unit
--Covers surgical critical care more thoroughly than any other text
--Each chapter begins with immediate concerns
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FOURTH EDITION HIGHLIGHTS:

  • New editorial team
  • New sections on shock states; pharmacology, nutrition, toxicology and the environment; and disaster management
  • Over thirty new chapters including bedside ultrasound, point of care testing, neurogenic shock, anaphylactic shock, surgical infections, and acute coronary syndrome

Andrea Gabrielli MD, FCCM
Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Section Head, NeuroCritical Care, University of Florida College of Medicine; Medical Director, Cardiopulmonary Service and Hyperbaric Medicine, Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

A. Joseph Layon MD, FACP
Professor of Anesthesiology, Surgery, and Medicine, Chief, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Director of Surgical Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine; Medical Director, Gainesville Fire Rescue Service, Gainesville, FL

Mihae Yu MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery, University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine; Vice Chair of Education, University of Hawaii Surgical Residency Program; Program Director of Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program, Director of Surgical Intensive Care, The Queen's Medical Center, Honolulu, HI


Edition: 4
ISBN/ISSN: 9780781768696
Product Format: Hardbound
Trim Size: 8.5 x 11
Pages: 2800
Pub Date: 2008
Weight: 11.35

SECTION HEADINGS

INTRODUCTION/GENERAL CONCEPTS

MONITORING

TECHNIQUES, PROCEDURES, AND TREATMENTS

ESSENTIAL PHYSIOLOGIC CONCERNS

MODULATING THE RESPONSE TO INJURY

SHOCK STATES

PHARMACOLOGY, NUTRITION, TOXICOLOGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT

THE SURGICAL PATIENT

ORGAN TRANSPLANTATION

SPECIAL PATIENT POPULATIONS

INFECTIOUS DISEASE

CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE AND DYSFUNCTION

RESPIRATORY DISORDERS

NEUROLOGIC DISEASE AND DYSFUNCTION

GASTROINTESTINAL DISEASE AND DYSFUNCTION

RENAL

ENDOCRINE DISEASE AND DYSFUNCTION

SKIN AND MUSCLE DISEASE AND DYSFUNCTION

HEMATOLOGIC AND ONCOLOGIC DISEASE AND DYSFUNCTION

SPECIALIZED MANAGEMENT ISSUES: DISASTER MANAGEMENT

APPENDICES

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