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Author Oh, T. E.

Title Intensive care manual / edited by T.E. Oh
Edition Fourth edition
Published Oxford ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, 1997

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Description xii, 1013 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents Pt. I. Organization aspects. 1. Design and organization of intensive care units / T. E. Oh. 2. Severity and outcome of critical illness / J. F. Bion. 3. Transport of the critically ill / J. E. Gilligan. 4. Physiotherapy in intensive care / A. Jones. 5. Critical care nursing / S. McKinley -- Pt. II. Acute coronary care. 6. Acute myocardial infarction / B. E. F. Hockings and K. D. Donovan. 7. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation / T. E. Oh. 8. Cardiac arrhythmias / K. D. Donovan and B. E. F. Hockings. 9. Antiarrhythmic drugs / K. D. Donovan and B. E. F. Hockings. 10. Cardiac pacing / K. D. Donovan and B. E. F. Hockings. 11. Cardioversion and defibrillation / R. P. Lee. 12. Inotropic drugs / J. A. Myburgh and W. B. Runciman. 13. Heart failure / J. E. Sanderson and R. J. Young. 14. Circulatory shock / G. A. Skowronski. 15. Cardiogenic shock / G. J. Dobb. 16. Acute hypertension and vasodilators / P. T. Chui and J. M. Low. 17. Valvular and congenital heart disease / J. E. Sanderson. 18. Infective endocarditis / B. L. Lloyd. 19. Postoperative cardiac intensive care / R. P. Lee and J. M. Branch. 20. Cardiac investigations and interventions / J. E. Sanderson. 21. Echocardiography in intensive care / R. J. Young and J. E. Sanderson -- Pt. III. Respiratory failure. 22. Oxygen therapy / T. E. Oh. 23. Airway management / K. K. Young and T. E. Oh. 24. Acute respiratory failure in chronic obstructive airways disease / D. V. Tuxen. 25. Acute upper airway obstruction / G. M. Joynt. 26. Mechanical ventilatory support / I. K. S. Tan and T. E. Oh. 27. Ventilators and resuscitators / A. D. Bersten and T. E. Oh. 28. Humidification and inhalation therapy / A. D. Bersten and T. E. Oh. 29. Acute respiratory distress syndrome / J. Takala. 30. Pulmonary embolism / R. C. Freebairn and T. E. Oh. 31. Fat embolism syndrome / R. C. Freebairn and T. E. Oh. 32. Acute severe asthma / D. V. Tuxen and T. E. Oh. 33. Lung infections / C. D. Gomersall and T. E. Oh. 34. Aspiration syndromes / D. J. Cooper -- Pt. IV. Gastroenterological disorders. 35. Acute gastrointestinal bleeding / J. J. Y. Sung. 36. Acute pancreatitis / J. D. Santamaria. 37. Hepatic failure / F. H. Hawker -- Pt. V. Renal failure. 38. Acute renal failure / R. Bellomo. 39. Dialytic therapies / R. Bellomo -- Pt. VI. Neurological disorders. 40. Disorders of consciousness / J. A. Myburgh and T. E. Oh. 41. Status epilepticus / C. D. Gomersall and T. E. Oh. 42. Acute cerebrovascular complications / W. R. Thompson. 43. Intracranial hypertension / D. Hanley. 44. Cerebral protection / J. Ulatowski. 45. Brain death / T. E. Oh. 46. Meningitis and encephalomyelitis / J. Lipman. 47. Tetanus / J. Lipman and T. E. Oh. 48. Disorders of peripheral and motor neurones / G. A. Skowronski. 49. Neuromuscular disorders / G. A. Skowronski -- Pt. VII. Endocrine disorders. 50. Diabetic emergencies / K. K. Young and T. E. Oh. 51. Diabetes insipidus / A. E. Vedig. 52. Thyroid emergencies / A. E. Vedig. 53. Adrenocortical insufficiency / A. E. Vedig. 54. Acute calcium disorders / C. D. Scheinkestel and T. E. Oh -- Pt. VIII. Obstetrical emergencies. 55. Pre-eclampsia and eclampsia / W. D. Ngan Kee and T. Gin. 56. Obstetric emergencies / T. Gin and W. D. Ngan Kee. 57. Severe cardiac disease in pregnancy / G. Yau and T. E. Oh -- Pt. IX. Infections and immune disorders. 58. Anaphylaxis / M. M. Fisher. 59. Immunodeficiency / M. A. H. French. 60. HIV infection and the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome / M. A. H. French. 61. Severe sepsis / G. M. Clarke. 62. Nosocomial infections / J. D. Santamaria. 63. Severe soft-tissue infections / J. Lipman. 64. Antibiotic guidelines / I. K. S. Tan, J. Lipman, K. Klugman and T. E. Oh -- Pt. X. Trauma. 65. Severe and multiple trauma / J. A. Judson. 66. Severe head injuries / W. R. Thompson. 67. Faciomaxillary and upper airway injuries / G. M. Joynt and T. E. Oh. 68. Chest injuries / G. M. Clarke. 69. Spinal injuries / G. M. Joynt and K. K. Young. 70. Abdominal and pelvic injuries / C. J. McArthur and J. A. Judson -- Pt. XI. Environmental injuries. 71. Near-drowning / T. E. Oh. 72. Burns / R. C. Freebairn and T. E. Oh. 73. Thermal disorders / C. S. T. Aun. 74. Electrical safety and injuries / L. A. H. Critchley and T. E. Oh. 75. Envenomation / M. M. Fisher -- Pt. XII. Pharmacological considerations. 76. Pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and drug monitoring in acute illness / T. G. Short and T. Gin. 77. Poisoning and drug intoxication / J. W. N. Weekes. 78. Sedation in intensive care / J. F. Bion and T. E. Oh. 79. Pain relief in intensive care / G. D. Phillips -- Pt. XIII. Metabolic homeostasis. 80. Acid-base balance and disorders / L. I. G. Worthley. 81. Fluid and electrolyte therapy / L. I. G. Worthley. 82. Metabolic response to illness, injury and infection / I. K. S. Tan. 83. Enteral nutrition / G. J. Dobb. 84. Parenteral nutrition / G. D. Phillips. 85. Multiple organ dysfunction / I. K. S. Tan and T. E. Oh -- Pt. XIV. Haematological management. 86. Blood transfusion / J. P. Isbister. 87. Colloids and blood products / A. M. Forbes. 88. Plasma exchange / J. P. Isbister. 89. Haemostatic failure / J. P. Isbister. 90. Host defence failure / J. P. Isbister. 91. Haematological malignancies / J. P. Isbister -- Pt. XV. Transplantation. 92. Management of the multiorgan donor / T. A. Buckley. 93. Liver transplantation / F. H. Hawker. 94. Heart and lung transplantation / J. M. Branch and G. A. Harrison -- Pt. XVI. Monitoring and diagnostic procedures. 95. Computers in intensive care / J. L. Derrick and T. E. Oh. 96. Haemodynamic monitoring / C. D. Gomersall and T. E. Oh. 97. Respiratory function tests / D. R. Hillman. 98. Monitoring oxygenation / J. Takala. 99. Imaging techniques in intensive care / A. B. Kumar. 100. Nuclear medicine investigations / F. T. A. Lovegrove -- Pt. XVII. Paediatric intensive care. 101. The critically ill child / A. W. Duncan. 102. Upper airway obstruction in children / A. W. Duncan. 103. Acute respiratory failure in children / A. W. Duncan. 104. Paediatric fluid and electrolyte therapy / F. A. Shann. 105. Sedation and analgesia in children / G. J. Knight. 106. Shock and cardiac disease in children / R. D. Henning. 107. Neurological emergencies in children / G. J. Knight and P. Swan. 108. Paediatric trauma / N. T. Matthews. 109. Equipment for paediatric intensive care / J. Tibballs. 110. Paediatric poisoning and envenomation / J. Tibballs -- App. 1. Normal biochemical values -- App. 2. Systeme International (SI) Units -- App. 3. Respiratory physiology symbols and normal values -- App. 4. Physiological equations -- App. 5. Plasma drug concentrations and American nomenclature
Notes Previous ed.: 1990
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Critical care medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Critical care medicine.
Intensive care nursing.
Intensive care units -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Critical Care.
Critical Care.
Critical Care.
Emergencies.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Author Oh, T. E.
LC no. 96038861
ISBN 0750623586
Other Titles Intensive care manual (Oh : 4th ed.)