Applied Cardiovascular Physiology by Michael PinskyApplied Cardiovascular Physiology by Michael Pinsky

Applied Cardiovascular Physiology

EditorMichael Pinsky

Paperback | September 16, 2011

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A concise yet complete overview of the treatment of cardiovascular instability in the critically ill patient. The authors consider all aspects, ranging from basic physiology and pathophysiology to diagnostic tools and established and novel forms of therapy. The whole is rounded off with an integration of these principles into a series of clinically relevant scenarios.
Title:Applied Cardiovascular PhysiologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:273 pagesPublished:September 16, 2011Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642645127

ISBN - 13:9783642645129

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Table of Contents

From the contents: Basic Cardiovascular Physiology: Left Ventricular Pump Function (Buffington).- Left Ventricular Afterload (Cholley/Payen).- Cardiovascular Management (Magder).- Right Ventricular Function (Dhainaut).- Pharmacologic Support (Rothfield).- Heart-Lung-Interactions (Pinsky).- Physiology of Tissue Oxygen Delivery(Bakker).- Splanchnic Blood Flow (Takala).- Tissue Oxygenation (Berlot). Clinical Applications: Rationale for Hemodynamic Monitoring (Kellum).- Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring (Rogers/Perel/Groenveld/Christensen/Gorcsan). Goals of Resuscitation: Physiology of V02/DO2 in Sepsis (Vallet).- Metabolic Targets in Acute Resuscitation (Beloucif).- Cardiovascular Support by Hemodynamic Subsets: Hemorrhagic Shock (Billiar).- Cardiogenic Shock (Boujoukos).- Sepsis (Reinhart).- Extracorporal Support (Pesenti).