The Clinical Handbook for Surgical Critical Care

Publication Year: 2012

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Burchard, K. W.

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 978-1-84-214588-3

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Covers all aspects of acute and emergency care for the critically ill or injured patient who may be in the ICU and/or CCU.

This new edition is separated into chapters by organ systems, and takes a look at the critical disease states associated with these organs. All chapters follow the same structure:

- Pathophysiology
- Physical examination and monitoring
- Laboratory results
- Treatment options (with supporting evidence)

New to this edition:
- Full update on the advances in basic and clinical science since publication of the first edition
- An update to treatment options in all sections
- A new chapter on acute abdominal illness
- Online learning features including questions & answers and case studies


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CRC Press
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Burchard, K. W.
ISBN: 978-1-84-214588-3
Critical Care Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Pages: 200
Year: 2012