Neurocritical Care for the Advanced Practice Clinician

Editors: White, Jessica L., Sheth, Kevin N. (Eds.)

  • Provides a valuable contribution in the field of neurocritical care with an approach to the role of the advanced practice clinician
  • Addresses the needs of this population with a wide range of common Neuro ICU diagnoses and management including end of life issues
  • Offers a frame of reference with detailed case-studies, imaging correlates and treatment recommendation
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By utilizing a review of case-based studies and providing concise management recommendations from leaders in the field, this book provides essential knowledge for those practicing in a dynamic specialty. In the rapidly developing field of Neurocritical Care, Advanced Practice Clinicians have become an integral component of the multi-disciplinary team. This essential volume provides a frame of reference for advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, physicians, and students on a wide range of common Neuro ICU diagnoses and management strategies.

About the authors

Jessica White is a physician assistant in the Neuroscience ICU at Yale New Haven Hospital.  She has served as part-time faculty at Yale University and Quinnipiac University physician assistant programs, teaching topics of neurology and neurocritical care. Her research interests include family satisfaction and the role of the physician assistant in the multi-disciplinary team. Her training was completed at Midwestern University with a Master of Medical Science from the Physician Assistant program.

 

Dr. Sheth graduated from Johns Hopkins University and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He was recruited to Yale as the founding chief of the Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology and Chief of Clinical Research. His interests are in the advancement of therapies and care of patients with devastating acute neurological syndromes. He is a recognized clinical, a translational scientist, has directed multicenter studies testing potential therapies against brain swelling, stroke, and hemorrhage. He is the winner of the Robert Siekert Award from the American Heart Association, and his research has been funded by the NIH, American Academy of Neurology, American Heart Association(AHA). He has written over 100 publications in critical care neurology and stroke. His collaborative work is dedicated to the improved understanding of neurological disease in the critically ill. 

 

 

Table of contents (24 chapters)

  • The Role of Advanced Practice Clinicians in the Neuroscience ICU

    White, Jessica L. (et al.)

    Pages 1-4

  • Neuroanatomy

    Lambiase, Laura A. (et al.)

    Pages 5-28

  • Neuroradiology

    Yeager, Susan (et al.)

    Pages 29-54

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    White, Jessica L. (et al.)

    Pages 55-74

  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage

    Stevenson, Devra (et al.)

    Pages 75-91

Buy this book

eBook $44.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-48669-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $59.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-48667-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Neurocritical Care for the Advanced Practice Clinician
Editors
  • Jessica L. White
  • Kevin N. Sheth
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-48669-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-48669-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-48667-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 470
Number of Illustrations and Tables
40 b/w illustrations, 28 illustrations in colour
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