ICU Protocols

A stepwise approach

Editors: Chawla, Rajesh, Todi, Subhash (Eds.)

  • Step-by-step management of most commonly seen emergencies in intensive care units
  • Point-of-care treatment guidance for critically ill patients
  • Richly supplemented with algorithms, figures, and tables
  • Annotation of key citations in the suggested reading
  • 101 chapters, one chapter devoted to each clinical emergency
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About this book

The book describes step-wise management of clinical emergencies seen every day in Intensive care units (ICUs. As a practical guide, clinicians can refer to it on a day-to-day basis during their work hours, or while in transit to update their knowledge. Targeted readers are intensivists, critical care specialists, and residents involved in the care of patients admitted in ICUs. This handbook covers an array of specialities such as cardiology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, neurology, nephrology, traumatology, and toxicology. This monograph provides point-of-care treatment guidance and will serve as a ready-reckoner for physicians to quickly learn the management steps in a methodical manner.

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From the reviews:

“This is a multiauthored set of summaries of approaches to common conditions encountered in the critical care unit, sponsored by the Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine. … Students and junior trainees in the critical care unit are an appropriate audience for this work. … This book provides an introduction for junior trainees to the management of problems common to the critical care unit.” (David J. Dries, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2013)

Table of contents (101 chapters)

  • Airway Management

    Myatra, Sheila Nainan (et al.)

    Pages 3-15

  • Acute Respiratory Failure

    Guleria, Randeep (et al.)

    Pages 17-22

  • Noninvasive Positive-Pressure Ventilation

    Chawla, Rajesh (et al.)

    Pages 23-30

  • Basic Mechanical Ventilation

    Khilnani, Gopi Chand (et al.)

    Pages 31-37

  • Mechanical Ventilation in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    Kapadia, Farhad N. (et al.)

    Pages 39-49

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eBook $189.00
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-81-322-0534-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-81-322-2845-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
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  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
ICU Protocols
Book Subtitle
A stepwise approach
Editors
  • Rajesh Chawla
  • Subhash Todi
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer India
Copyright Holder
Springer India
eBook ISBN
978-81-322-0535-7
DOI
10.1007/978-81-322-0535-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-81-322-0534-0
Softcover ISBN
978-81-322-2845-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVI, 879
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