Description

Ideally suited for students in critical care rotations and residents, this concise, practical handbook presents the essentials of medical and surgical critical care in an easy-to-read format. The authors succinctly explain the pathophysiology underlying clinical disorders and the key principles of diagnosis and patient management, emphasizing cost-effective approaches. The Fourth Edition includes Controversies in Critical Care boxes in many chapters, which briefly summarize opposing arguments on controversial points. Other highlights include enhanced discussion of CT for abdominal disorders, new ACLS guidelines, and new material on removable IVC filters, interventional radiologic techniques for GI bleeding, and use of vascular ultrasound.


Key Features:-

  • Controversies in Critical Care boxes
  • Enhanced discussion of CT for abdominal disorders
  • Updated ACLS guidelines
  • New material on removable IVC filters
  • New material on interventional radiologic techniques for GI bleeding
  • New material on use of vascular ultrasound

More Details about Critical Care Medicine The Essentials 4th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Marini
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9780781798396
Pages720
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMarch 2009