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Oxford Handbook of Critical Care
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Oxford Handbook of Critical Care

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 3rd
Authors/Editor: Singer, Mervyn; Webb, Andrew
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-199-23533-9
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 66
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The fully revised, third edition of this bestselling handbook describes best practice of critical care in a succinct, concise, and clinically-oriented way.

Covering the principles of general management, the Handbook includes therapeutic and monitoring devices, specific disorders of organ systems, as well as detailed information on drugs and fluids. New material has been added on key areas such as airway maintenance, dressing techniques, infection control, echocardiography, tissue perfusion monitoring, coma and more. With up-to-date references and invaluable clinical advice, there is also plenty of space to add notes or amend sections to suit local protocols.

Patient-centered and practical, it will serve the consultant, trainee, nurse or other allied health professionals as both a reference and aide memoir. This is the indispensable Oxford Handbook for all those working within critical care.

Features:
* The first port of call for anyone caring for critically ill patients
* Problem orientated layout
* Fully revised to reflect advancements in critical care
* Features up-to-date references and invaluable clinical advice

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Singer, Mervyn; Webb, Andrew
  • ISBN: 978-0-199-23533-9
  • Specialty:
    Critical Care Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Pages: 696
  • Illustrations: 33
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 66

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