eBook Marino's The ICU Book, 4th Edition

  • Paul L. Marino
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469831635
  • ISBN-13: 9781469831633
  • DDC: 616.028
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1080 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

A fundamental and respected resource book in critical care, The ICU Book, Fourth Edition, continues to provide the current and practical guidance that have made it the best-selling text in critical care. The text addresses both the medical and surgical aspects of critical care, delivering the guidance needed to ensure sound, safe, and effective treatment for patients in intensive care—regardless of the specialty focus of the unit. This version does not include the updates and other functionality included in the tablet version that accompanies the print edition.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Other Frontmatter.
Preface to Fourth Edition.
Acknowledgements.
Contents.
1: Vascular Access.
2: Vascular Catheters.
3: Central Venous Access.
4: The Indwelling Vascular Catheter.
5: Preventive Practices in the ICU.
6: Occupational Exposures.
7: Alimentary Prophylaxis.
8: Venous Thromboembolism.
9: Hemodynamic Monitoring.
10: Arterial Pressure Monitoring.
11: The Pulmonary Artery Catheter.
12: Cardiovascular Performance.
13: Systemic Oxygenation.
14: Disorders of Circulatory Flow.
15: Hemorrhage and Hypovolemia.
16: Colloid & Crystalloid Resuscitation.
17: Acute Heart Failure in the ICU.
18: Inflammatory Shock Syndromes.
19: Cardiac Emergencies.
20: Tachyarrhythmias.
21: Acute Coronary Syndromes.
22: Cardiac Arrest.
23: Blood Components.
24: Anemia and Red Blood Cell Transfusions.
25: Platelets and Plasma.
26: Acute Respiratory Failure.
27: Hypoxemia and Hypercapnia.
28: Oximetry and Capnometry.
29: Oxygen Therapy.
30: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.
31: Asthma and Copd in the ICU.
32: Mechanical Ventilation.
33: Positive Pressure Ventilation.
34: Conventional Modes of Ventilation.
35: Alternate Modes of Ventilation.
36: The Ventilator-Dependent Patient.
37: Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia.
38: Discontinuing Mechanical Ventilation.
39: Acid-Base Disorders.
40: Acid-Base Analysis.
41: Organic Acidoses.
42: Metabolic Alkalosis.
43: Renal and Electrolyte Disorders.
44: Acute Kidney Injury.
45: Osmotic Disorders.
46: Potassium.
47: Magnesium.
48: Calcium and Phosphorus.
49: The Abdomen & Pelvis.
50: Pancreatitis & Liver Failure.
51: Abdominal Infections in the ICU.
52: Urinary Tract Infections in the ICU.
53: Disorders of Body Temperature.
54: Hyperthermia & Hypothermia.
55: Fever in the ICU.
56: Nervous System Disorders.
57: Disorders of Consciousness.
58: Disorders of Movement.
59: Acute Stroke.
60: Nutrition & Metabolism.
61: Nutritional Requirements.
62: Enteral Tube Feeding.
63: Parenteral Nutrition.
64: Adrenal and Thyroid Dysfunction.
65: Critical Care Drug Therapy.
66: Analgesia and Sedation in the ICU.
67: Antimicrobial Therapy.
68: Hemodynamic Drugs.
69: Toxicologic Emergencies.
70: Pharmaceutical Drug Overdoses.
71: Nonpharmaceutical Toxidromes.
Appendices.
Units and Conversions.
Selected Reference Ranges.
Additional Formulas.
Index.