Civetta Taylor and Kirby s Manual of Critical Care

Author: Andrea Gabrielli
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781769159
Format: PDF, Docs
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Based on the 4th edition of the renowned textbook of the same name, this softcover manual focuses on the information necessary to make clinical decisions in the ICU. It begins with a crucial section on responding to emergency situations in the ICU. It proceeds to cover the most relevant clinical infomation in all areas of critical care including critical care monitoring, techniques and procedures, essential physiologic concers, shock states, pharmacology, surgical critical care, and infectious diseases. The manual also contains thorough reviews of diseaes by organ system: cardiovascular diseases, repiratory disorders, neurologic and gastrointestinal disorders, renal, endocrine, skin and muscle diseases, and hematologic/ oncologic diseases. This essential new resource is written in an easy-to-read style that makes heavy use of bulleted lists and tables and features an all-new full color format with a color art program. All critical care providers will find this a useful clinical resource.

Civetta and Taylors Critical Care

Author: A Joseph Layon
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 9781469889849
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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For over 30 years, Civetta, Taylor, & Kirby's Critical care has been the most comprehensive, surgically oriented critical care text and this tradition will continue with the newly published 5th edition. The table of contents has gone through a complete overhaul under the tutelage of a new editorial team. In order to bring stronger focus and consistency to the chapters, this new edition will see an introduction of a template of headings for disorder chapters. KEY FEATURES: Provides a quick overview of the disorder and patient management with key points tables set at the end of every chapter Written by world leading practitioners and instructors - Seamless integration of principles with clinical application New chapters include Critical Care Implications in Acute Care Surgery & Critical Care of Gynecologic Patients Unparalleled coverage of the entire field of adult critical care medicine A slimed down edition includes over 400 pages as ebook only to make the text more portable

The Washington Manual of Critical Care

Author: Marin Kollef
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451180497
Format: PDF
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The Washington Manual of Critical Care is a concise pocket manual for physicians and nurses. It is distinguished from the multitude of other critical care handbooks on the market by its consistent presentation of algorithms displaying the decision-making pathways used in evaluating and treating disorders in the ICU. The new edition transitions to a full color format and will include coverage of Deep Venous Thrombosis/Pulmonary Embolism, fetal-maternal critical care, C difficile infection, and alternative hemodynamic monitoring.

The Cardiac Care Unit Survival Guide

Author: Eyal Herzog
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451177461
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This book is geared toward cardiologists, trainees, and housestaff --anyone who rotates or practices in the CCU--who must grasp the subtleties when treating patients in a cardiac care unit. It is organized in a way to help you understand the simplified pathophysiology of the disease, the diagnosis modalities, the initial critical care management in the CCU, the clinical care in a step down unit and plan for discharge therapy. Dr. Herzog has developed unified pathways for the management of patients presenting with acute chest pain or its equivalent, acute heart failure, atrial fibrillation and flutter, syncope, cardiac arrest, hypertension and hyperglycemia. Algorithms and pathways for management are provided in each chapter for easy implementation in any health care system. In addition, because specialized units are frightening to the patients and their families, there is a section in each chapter on what the patient and family need to know, that encompasses a capsulated explanation of the condition and treatment management. A companion website accompanies the text that includes fully searchable text and patient information.

Acute Care Surgery

Author: LD Britt
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451153937
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Acute Care Surgery is a comprehensive textbook covering the related fields of trauma, critical care, and emergency general surgery. The full spectrum of Acute Care Surgery is expertly addressed, with each chapter highlighting cutting-edge advances in the field and underscoring state-of-the-art management paradigms. In an effort to create the most definitive reference on Acute Care Surgery, an evidence-based approach is emphasized for all content included. Also, notable controversies are discussed in detail often accompanied by data-driven resolutions.

Critical Care Handbook of the Massachusetts General Hospital

Author: Jeanine P. Wiener-Kronish
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 9781451195101
Format: PDF
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"Now reflecting a greater focus on today's multidisciplinary approach to care, Critical Care Handbook of the Massachusetts General Hospital, 6th Edition, remains your go-to guide for practical, complete, and current information on medical and surgical critical care. The user-friendly, outline format is designed for rapid reference, providing reliable, hospital-tested protocols that reflect today's most advanced critical care practices. Key Features Heavily revised to reflect today's need to include all care providers to optimize treatment New section on Health Care Services, with chapters on handovers and transitions, long-term outcomes of ICU patients, EICU and electronic systems, quality improvement, and more New chapters on critical care management of Ebola virus disease, ECMO and ventricular assist devices, and critical care of the obstetrical patient New videos available online Complete, concise, full-color coverage of this rapidly enlarging field Convenient pocket size for on-the-go reference Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like: Complete content with enhanced navigation Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use"--

Winston Kuhn s Herbal Therapy and Supplements

Author: Merrily A. Kuhn
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1451161034
Format: PDF
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The Second Edition of this pocket guide presents the essentials of herbal therapy and nutritional supplements, combining the traditional and scientific worlds. Dr. Kuhn has a PhD in physiology and is author of two pharmacology textbooks; Mr. Winston is a traditional herbalist in practice with a native American heritage. The book covers 115 herbs that are commonly available in the United States and Canada and 15 nutritional supplements. Coverage of each herb includes traditional and current uses, dangers and toxicities, and a bibliography. This edition includes 15 new herbs.

Quick Reference to Critical Care

Author: Nancy H. Diepenbrock
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1608314642
Format: PDF
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What began as a compilation of author notes from a real critical care hospital practice setting is now a pocket-sized powerhouse for critical care nurses and students! Quick Reference to Critical Care, 4th edition, provides thoroughly updated critical care content and updated cross-references with page numbers for even quicker reference and ease of use. Information is organized by body system, with each part presented alphabetically for fast, easy access. Full of fast facts, mnemonics, and over 200 images and tables!

Harrison s Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Author: Joseph Loscalzo
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071663380
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine--with all the authority of HARRISON'S Featuring the chapters on pulmonary and critical care medicine that appear in Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e, this compact clinical companion delivers the latest knowledge in the field, backed by the scientific rigor and reliability that have defined Harrison's. Inside you'll find coverage that reflects the expertise of renowned editors and contributors--presented in a carry-anywhere format that makes it ideal for the classroom, the wards, or exam/certification preparation. Features: Current, complete coverage of need-to-know pulmonary and critical care medicine topics, including diagnosis of respiratory disorders, diseases of the respiratory system, and common critical illnesses and syndromes Integration of pathophysiology with clinical management topics in each of the disease-oriented topics 114 high-yield questions and answers drawn from Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Self-Assessment and Board Review, 17e A complete chapter in print form from the acclaimed Harrison's DVD 45 chapters written by physicians who have made seminal contributions to the body of knowledge in their areas of expertise References updated since the publication of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e Helpful appendix of laboratory values of clinical importance The Harrison's specialty series is written by the world-renowned author team who brought you Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 17e: Anthony S. Fauci, MD Eugene Braunwald, MD Dennis L. Kasper, MD Stephen L. Hauser, MD Dan L. Longo, MD J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD