Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine

Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2021

Editors: Vincent, Jean-Louis (Ed.)

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  • Comprehensively documents the most recent developments in experimental and clinical research in IC and EM
  • Written by acknowledged experts in the field
  • Broad appeal for all who work in internal medicine, anesthesia, surgery, pediatrics, IC and emergency medicine
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The Annual Update compiles reviews of the most recent developments in experimental and clinical intensive care and emergency medicine research and practice in one comprehensive book. The chapters are written by well recognized experts in these fields. The book is addressed to everyone involved in internal medicine, anesthesia, surgery, pediatrics, intensive care and emergency medicine.

About the authors

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent is Professor of intensive care at the University of Brussels, and intensivist in the Department of Intensive Care at Erasme University Hospital in Brussels. He is Past-President of the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine (WFSICCM), the Belgian Society of Intensive Care Medicine (SIZ), the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM), the European Shock Society (ESS), and the International Sepsis Forum (ISF). He is a member of the Royal Academy of Medicine of Belgium.

Prof. Vincent has signed more than 1000 articles, 400 book chapters and review articles, and 1000 original abstracts, and has edited more than 100 books. He is co-editor of the Textbook of Critical Care (Elsevier Saunders) and the “Encyclopedia of Intensive Care Medicine” (Springer). He is editor-in-chief of "Critical Care", "Current Opinion in Critical Care", and "ICU Management & Practice" and member of the editorial boards of about 30 journals.

Prof Vincent has received several awards, including the Distinguished Investigator and Lifetime Achievement Awards of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the College Medalist Award of the American College of Chest Physicians, the Society Medal (lifetime award) of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, the Presidential Award of the European Respiratory Society and the prestigious Belgian scientific award of the FRS-FNRS (Prix Scientifique Joseph Maisin-Sciences Biomédicales Cliniques). In recognition of these achievements, he was awarded the title of Baron by the King of Belgium.

Table of contents (25 chapters)

Table of contents (25 chapters)
  • Effect of Sex and Gender in Sepsis and Septic Shock: A Narrative Review

    Pages 3-13

    Lopez, A. (et al.)

  • Complex Immune Dysregulation in COVID-19 and Implications for Treatment

    Pages 15-24

    Mouktaroudi, M. (et al.)

  • Measuring Vitamin C in Critically Ill Patients: Clinical Importance and Practical Difficulties—Is It Time for a Surrogate Marker?

    Pages 25-34

    Rozemeijer, S. (et al.)

  • Controversies on Non-renal Extracorporeal Therapies in Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients

    Pages 35-42

    Romagnoli, S. (et al.)

  • Secondary Infections in Critically Ill Patients with COVID-19

    Pages 43-52

    Grasselli, G. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2021
Editors
  • Jean-Louis Vincent
Series Title
Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-73231-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-73231-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-73230-1
Series ISSN
2191-5709
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 309
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 32 illustrations in colour
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