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Title Applied physiology in intensive care medicine / Michael R. Pinsky, Laurent Brochard, Jordi Mancebo, editors
Published [Berlin] ; [New York?] : Springer, [2006?]
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Description 1 online resource (378 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Physiological notes. Intrinsic (or auto- ) positive end-expiratory pressure during controlled mechanical ventilation / Laurent Brochard ; Intrinsic (or auto- ) positive end-expiratory pressure during spontaneous or assisted ventilation / Laurent Brochard ; Work of breathing / Belen Cabello, Jordi Mancebo ; Interpretation of airway pressure waveforms / Evans R. Fernandez-Perez, Rolf D. Hubmayr ; Dead space / Umberto Lucangelo, Luis Blanch ; Alveolar ventilation and pulmonary blood flow : The V[subscript]a/Q[subscript]t concept / Enrico Calzia, Peter Radermacher ; Mechanisms of hypoxemia / Robert Rodríguez-Roisin, Josep Roca ; Pulse oximetry / Amal Jubran ; Effects of body temperature on blood gases / Andreas Bacher ; Venous oximetry / Frank Bloos, Konrad Reinhart ; Influence of FIO2 on the P[subscript]aO2/FIO2 ratio / Jerome Aboab, Bruno Louis, Björn Jonson, Laurent Brochard ; Pulmonary vascular resistance : a meaningless variable? / Robert Naeije ; Pulmonary artery occlusion pressure / Michael R. Pinsky ; Clinical significance of pulmonary artery occlusion pressure / Michael R. Pinsky ; Pulmonary capillary pressure / Jukka Takala ; Ventricular interdependence : how does it impact on hemodynamic evaluation in clinical practice? / François Jardin ; Cyclic changes in arterial pressure during mechanical ventilation / François Jardin ; Lactic acidosis / Daniel De Backer ; Defining renal failure : physiological principles / Rinaldo Bellomo, John A. Kellum, Claudio Ronco ; Hypotension during intermittent hemodialysis : new insights into an old problem / Frédérique Schortgen ; Intracranial pressure : Part one: Historical overview and basic concepts / Peter J.D. Andrews, Giuseppe Citerio ; Intracranial pressure : Part two: Clinical applications and technology / Peter J.D. Andrews, Giuseppe Citerio -- 2. Physiological reviews. Fluid responsiveness in mechanically ventilated patients : a review of indices used in intensive care / Karim Bendjelid, Jacques-André Romand ; Different techniques to measure intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) : time for a critical re-appraisal / Manu L.N.G. Malbrain ; Tissue capnometry : does the answer lie under the tongue? / Alexandre Toledo Maciel, Jacques Creteur, Jean-Louis Vincent ; Noninvasive monitoring of peripheral perfusion / Alexandre Lima, Jan Bakker ; Ultrasonographic examination of the venae cavae / Antoine Vieillard-Baron, François Jardin ; Sleep in the intensive care unit / Sairam Parthasarathy, Martin J. Tobin ; Magnesium in critical illness : metabolism, assessment, and treatment / Luis J. Noronha, George M. Matuschak ; Pulmonary endothelium in acute lung injury : from basic science to the critically ill / Stylianos E. Orfanos, Irene Mavrommati, Ionna Korovesi, Charis Roussos ; Pulmonary and cardiac sequelae of subarachnoid haemorrhage : time for active management? / Carol S.A. Macmillan, Ian S. Grant, Peter Andrews ; Permissive hypercapnia-role in protective lung ventilatory strategies / John G. Laffey, Donal O'Croinin, Paul McLoughlin, Brian P. Kavanagh ; Right ventricular function and positive pressure ventilation in clinical practice : from hemodynamic subsets to respirator settings / Antoine Vieillard-Baron, François Jardin ; Acute right ventricular failure : from pathophysiology to new treatments / Alexandre Mebazaa, Peter Karpati, Estelle Renaud, Lars Algotsson ; Red blood cell rheology in sepsis / Michael Piagnerelli, Karim Zouaoui-Boudjeltia, Michel Vanhaeverbeek, Jean-Louis Vincent ; Stress-hyperglycemia, insulin and immunomodulation in sepsis / Paul E. Marik, Murugan Ragavanh ; Hypothalamic-pituitary dysfunction in critically ill patients with traumatic and nontraumatic brain injury / Ioanna Dimopoulou, Stylianos Tsagarakis ; Matching total body oxygen consumption and delivery : a crucial objective? / Pierre Squara ; Normalizing physiological variables in acute illness : five reasons for caution / Brian P. Kavanagh, L. Joanne Meyer -- 3. Seminal studies in intensive care. Manipulating afterload for the treatment of acute heart failure : a historical summary / Claude Perret, Jean-François Enrico ; Nosocomial pneumonia / Waldemar G Johanson, Lisa L. Dever ; The introduction of positive end-expiratory pressure into mechanical ventilation : a retrospective / Konrad J. Falke ; Elastic pressure-volume curves in acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome / Björn Jonson ; The concept of "baby lung" / Luciano Gattinoni, Antonio Pesenti ; The effects of anesthesia and muscle paralysis on the respiratory system / Göran Hedenstierna, Lennart Edmark ; Diaphragmatic fatigue during sepsis and septic shock / Sophie Lanone, Camille Taillé, Jorge Boczkowski, Michel Aubier ; The use of severity scores in the intensive care / Jean-Roger Le Gall ; Oxygen transport : the oxygen delivery controversy / Jean-Louis Vincent, Daniel De Backer ; Organ dysfunction during sepsis / Suveer Singh, Timothy W. Evans ; Ventilator-induced lung injury : from the bench to the bedside / Lorraine N. Tremblay, Arthur S. Slutsky ; Remembrance of weaning past : the seminal studies / Martin J. Tobin
Summary The volume provides a concise review of the important applied physiological issues associated with the management of the critically ill patients, provinding short direct Physiologic Note and Seminal Physiologic Reviews relevant to the practicing critical care physician. This practical approach, being bound by strong physiological principals and written by many of the leaders in this field is a unique volume of practical information, essential for any practicing critical care physician to apply their art effectively and efficiently
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Critical care medicine.
Critical Care.
Critical Illness -- therapy.
Form Electronic book
Author Brochard, L. (Laurent)
Mancebo, J. (Jordi), 1957-
Pinsky, Michael R.
LC no. 2006930741
ISBN 3540373616 (hd. bd.)
9783540373612 (hd. bd.)