Oxford Desk Reference: Critical Care by Carl WaldmannOxford Desk Reference: Critical Care by Carl Waldmann

Oxford Desk Reference: Critical Care

EditorCarl Waldmann, Neil Soni, Andy Rhodes

Hardcover | January 1, 2009

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Critical care medicine is an evolving speciality in which the amount of available information is growing daily and spread across a myriad of books, journals and websites. This essential guide brings together this information in an easy-to-use format. Up-to-date, relevant, and evidence-basedinformation on the management of the critically ill is combined in one resource, ideal for the use of Intensive Care Units, High Dependency Units, acute medical or surgical wards, Accident and Emergency departments and operating theatres.The book is designed such that each subject will form a self-contained topic in its own right, laid out across two or four pages to facilitate the key aim of rapid and easy access to information. This makes the information included simple to find, read and absorb, so that the book can be consultedin the clinic or ward setting for information on the optimum management of a particular condition. With chapters written by internationally renowned critical care specialists and edited by the three of the leading figures in UK Critical Care, this book should be an essential resource for all critical care physicians.
Carl Waldmann is a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading, UK. Neil Soni is a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London, UK. Andy Rhodes is a Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medi...
Title:Oxford Desk Reference: Critical CareFormat:HardcoverDimensions:552 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.06 inPublished:January 1, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199229589

ISBN - 13:9780199229581


Table of Contents

1. Respiratory Therapy Techniques2. Cardiovascular Therapy Techniques3. Renal Therapy Techniques4. Gastrointestinal Therapy Techniques5. Nutrition6. Respiratory Monitoring7. Cardiovascular Monitoring8. Neurological Monitoring9. Fluids10. Respiratory Drugs11. Cardiovascular Drugs12. Gastrointestinal Drugs13. Neurological Drugs14. Haematological Drugs15. Miscellaneous Drugs16. Resuscitation17. Respiratory Disorders18. Cardiovascular Disorders19. Renal Disorders20. Gastrointestinal Disorders21. Hepatic Disorders22. Neurological Disorders23. Haematological Disorders24. Metabolic Disorders25. Poisoning26. Shock27. Infection and Inflammation28. Trauma and Burns29. Physical Disorders30. Pain and Post-Operative Intensive Care31. Obstetric Emergencies32. Death and Dying33. ICU Organisation and Management