Historical Aspects of Critical Illness and Critical Care Medicine, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics
This issue will take a look at modern critical care techniques in a historical context. Topics include: "Shock and Organ failure", "Battlefield trauma, traumatic shock and consequences: War-related advances in critical care", "Lessons from Modern Disasters and Wars: Bhopal, Chernobyl, Oklahoma City Bombing, 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, Tsunami, Iraq", "Plagues with Critical Care Implications: Legionairres, Staph toxic shock, SARS, Hantavirus, Group A strep nec toxic shock, Marburg and hemorrhagic fevers, Avian flu" and more!
By Anand Kumar, MD; and 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
- 240 Pages
- Imprint: Saunders
- ISBN: 978-1-4377-0463-1
- Copyright: 2009