An important review on critical care for the general surgeon! Topics include: heparin induced thrombocytopenia, monitoring devices, mechanical ventilation, removal from mechanical ventilations, common complications in the critically ill patients, common drugs in the SICU, hypovolemic shock resuscitation, sepsis, nutrition, renal management, pain management, family engagement, and more!
By John A. Weigelt, MD, DVM, MMA, Professor and Chief, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
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