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Title Irwin and Rippe's procedures, techniques, and minimally invasive monitoring in intensive care medicine / editors, Richard S. Irwin...[and others]
Edition Fifth edition
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Health, [2012]


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Description 344 pages ; 28cm
Contents Airway management and endotracheal intubation -- Central venous catheters -- Arterial line placement and care -- Pulmonary artery catheters -- Temporary cardiac pacing -- Cardioversion and defibrillation -- Pericardiocentesis -- Chest tube insertion and care -- Bronchoscopy -- Thoracentesis -- Arterial puncture for blood gas analysis -- Tracheostomy -- Gastrointestinal endoscopy -- Paracentesis and diagnostic peritoneal lavage -- Gastroesophageal balloon tamponade for acute variceal hemorrhage -- Endoscopic placement of feeding tubes -- Cerebrospinal fluid aspiration -- Percutaneous suprapubic cystostomy -- Aspiration of the knee and synovial fluid analysis -- Anesthesia for bedside procedures -- Interventional ultrasound -- Interventional radiology: percutaneous drainage techniques -- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation -- Management of pain in the critically III patient -- Therapeutic paralysis -- Renal replacement therapy in the intensive care unit -- Therapeutic apheresis: technical considerations and indications in critical care -- Lung biopsy -- Routine monitoring of critically III patients -- Minimally invasive hemodynamic monitoring -- Neurologic multimodal monitoring -- Echocardiography in the intensive care unit -- Monitoring gastrointestinal tract function -- Respiratory monitoring during mechanical ventilation
Summary Covers various procedures and techniques necessary for certification in critical care from the internal medicine, anesthesiology, and surgical critical care certification exam. This title discusses indications/contraindications, equipment, anatomy, techniques, postprocedure care, and complications
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Critical care medicine.
Critical Care -- methods.
Author Irwin, Richard S.
Rippe, James M.
LC no. 2011023194
ISBN 9781451146813 (alk. paper)
Other Titles Procedures, techniques, and minimally invasive monitoring in intensive care medicine