Critical Care Medicine, 3rd Edition
Principles of Diagnosis and Management in the Adult
Here's the most clinically oriented critical care text focusing on the adult patient. In full-color and superbly illustrated with clinical photographs, imaging studies, and management algorithms, and with a broad multidisciplinary focus, this text will help you enhance your skills at any level of training.Table of Contents
New to This Edition
- Includes these seven new chapters to keep you on the cutting edge of your specialty:
- Assessment of Cardiac Filling and Blood Flow
- Mechanical Ventilation of Obstructive Airways Disease
- Mechanical Ventilation of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
- Severe Sepsis and Multiple Organ Dysfunction
- Delirium, Psychosis, Sleep and Depression in the ICU
- ICU Education
- Stands alone as a clinically oriented comprehensive reference.
- Completely updated and authorship expanded to reflect the evolution in critical care practice.
- In color for the first time, with new color schematics and treatment algorithms for greater ease of reference.
- Utilizes key points lists at the end of chapter, to help you make decisions rapidly and easily.
- Delivers key references that list other useful resources for information.
"A superb text that will probably become a mainstay for the internal medicine intensivist. This book will make an excellent addition to the library of any intensive care unit." — Annals of Internal Medicine
By Joseph E. Parrillo, MD, FCCM, Professor of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey; Director of the Cooper Heart Institute, Head of Cardiovascular Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Cooper Health System, Camden, NJ; and R. Phillip Dellinger, MD, FCCM, Professor of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Director, Section of Critical Care Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ