A practical, hands-on, how-to manual that covers the full spectrum of conditions encountered in the ICU, guiding you step-by-step from your initial approach to the patient through diagnosis and treatment. Compact, affordable, and comprehensive, the ICU Manual puts all the critical care information you need right at your fingertips! Grasp the latest developments in critical care with extensive updates and revisions to several key chapters, as well as brand-new chapters on Alcohol Withdrawal Syndromes; Acute Heart Failure Syndromes; Noninvasive Ventilation; and more ICU conditions. Understand and apply the most important ICU practices, including management of acute respiratory failure, mechanical ventilation, invasive hemodynamic monitoring, and the care of patients with special needs, AIDS, end-stage renal disease, or end-stage liver disease.(From Grant JCB: Granta#39;s Atlas of Anatomy, 5th ed. Baltimore: Williams aamp; Wilkins, 1962.) dermatomes. For this reason, a detailed examination must be carried out in the arms and hands to assess these areas. Otherwise, a patient with a lowanbsp;...
|Title||:||Intensive Care Unit Manual|
|Author||:||Paul N. Lanken, Scott Manaker, Benjamin A. Kohl, C. William Hanson|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2013-09-26|