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Bedside Procedures in the ICU

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Florian Falter, editor. --London: Springer , c2012.
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At often critical times, ICU staff require immediate access to information regarding the management of patients in terms of procedures, drugs or any other aspect of treatment. Written by experts in the field of ICU, Bedside Procedures in the ICU facilitates rapid acquiring of clinical knowledge in a concise and didactic format. Focusing on the most commonly performed procedures in the Intensive Care Unit, this book examines 20 procedures all the way from indication to the management of possible…
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Author
Falter, Florian
Responsibility
Florian Falter, editor
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 210 p. : 89 ill., 66 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781447122593
Subjects (MeSH)
Critical Care - methods - Handbooks
Intensive Care Units - Handbooks
Subjects (LCSH)
Emergency medicine
Critical care medicine
Abstract
At often critical times, ICU staff require immediate access to information regarding the management of patients in terms of procedures, drugs or any other aspect of treatment. Written by experts in the field of ICU, Bedside Procedures in the ICU facilitates rapid acquiring of clinical knowledge in a concise and didactic format. Focusing on the most commonly performed procedures in the Intensive Care Unit, this book examines 20 procedures all the way from indication to the management of possible complications. This easy to follow guide provides practical advice and essential background for every member of the multi-disciplinary team caring for critically ill patients, from the senior practitioner who has not performed a procedure for some time, to the junior doctor in need of step by step guidance.
Contents
Sedation and analgesia -- Airway Management and Intubation -- Bronchoscopy -- Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy -- Arterial and Venous Catheter Insertion -- Advanced Non-Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring -- Temporary cardiac pacing -- DC Cardioversion -- Pericardiocentesis -- Intercostal chest drain insertion -- Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Tube Placement -- Gastroesophageal Balloon Tube Tamponade -- Acute Compartment Syndrome -- Abdominal Compartment Syndrome -- Ultrasound Guided Procedures -- Renal Replacement Therapy -- Lumbar Puncture -- External Ventricular Drain Insertion -- Intracranial Pressure Measurement.
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ICU Protocols : a stepwise approach

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Rajesh Chawla, Subhash Todi, editors. --Dordrecht: Springer India , c2012.
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A Book for Residents, Fellows, Critical care practitioners and Allied health care professionals, with comprehensive and current stepwise algorithm for the bedside diagnosis and management of the most frequently encountered problems in the intensive care unit (ICU).This book is neither a condensed text book nor it is an elementary primer. It is small enough to carry around and big enough to contain all essential elements of ICU care. This will also serve as a "One Stop" ready bedside reckoner fo…
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Corporate Author
Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine
Other Authors
Chawla, Rajesh
Todi, Subhash
Responsibility
Rajesh Chawla, Subhash Todi, editors
Place of Publication
Dordrecht
Publisher
Springer India
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxvi, 879 p. : 126 ill. in color)
ISBN
9788132205357
Subjects (MeSH)
Clinical Protocols - Handbooks
Critical Care - methods - Handbooks
Intensive Care Units - Handbooks
Subjects (LCSH)
Emergency medicine
Critical care medicine
Abstract
A Book for Residents, Fellows, Critical care practitioners and Allied health care professionals, with comprehensive and current stepwise algorithm for the bedside diagnosis and management of the most frequently encountered problems in the intensive care unit (ICU).This book is neither a condensed text book nor it is an elementary primer. It is small enough to carry around and big enough to contain all essential elements of ICU care. This will also serve as a "One Stop" ready bedside reckoner for residents and students. This book is first of its kind on this subject. An educational venture of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine. Salient features: 101 chapters; Clinically oriented discussion; Ready reckoner; Step wise management; Easy to read with flow diagrams and tables; Appendix covering Drug Dosing, Important ICU Formulae and Conversion Table; ICU Procedures with Illustrations; ICU Syllabus for trainees; Latest Annotated Reference; Useful Websites.
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