Critical Care Medicine: The Essentials and More

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 5th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Marini, John J.; Dries, David J.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-49-630291-5

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 92

Doody Core Title

  • Score: 2.4 (Critical Care)
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With a full-color design and concise, easy-to-read chapters, Critical Care Medicine: The Essentials and More covers the core elements of critical care, with a unique focus on the pathophysiology underlying clinical disorders and how pathophysiologic concerns affect treatment options.

There is much here that’s new: brand-new content, expanded discussions, and more graphical elements than ever before. Chapters follow a consistent structural template, with discussions of diagnosis, instrumentation, treatment and management techniques, and more. Expertly and succinctly captures all the fundamentals of the field!

Key Features:

  • Designed primarily for use by students and residents, but also helpful for anyone already in practice.
  • Emphasizes the pathophysiologic elements and treatments of illness and injury.
  • Now with updated drug info and more substantial coverage of interventional radiology, pregnancy care, and organization of critical care.
  • Adds new, brief summaries that present opposing arguments of controversial points.
  • Topics range from intubation, ventilation, and pharmacotherapy, as well as drug overdoses, sepsis, gastrointestinal bleeding, and other crisis care scenarios.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Marini, John J.; Dries, David J.
ISBN: 978-1-49-630291-5
Critical Care
Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine
Medical Review
Pulmonary Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 5th Ed.
Pages: 832
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 92

Doody Core Title
  • 2.4 (Critical Care)