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Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2017

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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 reference 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.

Prof. 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 President of the World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine (WFSICCM) and a Past-President of 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 Medical Academy of Belgium. Prof. Vincent has signed more than 900 original articles, some 400 book chapters and review articles, 1000 original abstracts, and has edited 102 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 jou rnals.

quot;This is a collection of summaries highlighting recent developments in critical care research and potential directions for clinical practice. ... Experienced trainees such as fellows and critical care faculty are an appropriate audience for this book ... . This annual publication is an important contribution, particularly for seasoned providers, as selected topics reflect the content of multiple journals." (David J. Dries, Doody's Book Reviews, June, 2017)

Common Abbreviations.- Part I Infections.- Severe Influenza Infection: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, Management and Future Therapy.- Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship in Critical Care: A Practical Guide.- Part II Sepsis.- Microvesicles in Sepsis: Implications for the Activated Coagulation System 29 Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cells for Sepsis.- Part III Fluids.- Fluid Balance During Septic Shock: It's Time to Optimize.- How to Use Fluid Responsiveness in Sepsis.- Use of 'Tidal Volume Challenge' to Improve the Reliability of Pulse Pressure Variation.- Distribution of Crystalloids and Colloids During Fluid Resuscitation: All Fluids Can be Good and Bad?.- Part IV Renal Issues.- New Diagnostic Approaches in Acute Kidney Injury.- When Should Renal Replacement Therapy Start?.- An Overview of Complications Associated with Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Critically Ill Patients.- Measuring Quality in the Care of Patients with Acute Kidney Injury.- Characteristics and Outcomes of Chronic Dialysis Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit.- Part V Metabolic Support.- Energy Expenditure During Extracorporeal Circulation.- Vitamin D, Hospital-Acquired Infections and Mortality in Critically Ill Patients: Emerging Evidence.- Part VI Cardiac Conditions.- Anemia and Blood Transfusion in the Critically Ill Patient with Cardiovascular Disease.- Right Ventriculo-Arterial Coupling in the Critically Ill.- Part VII Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.-Antiarrhythmic Drugs for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest with Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation.- Airway and Ventilation During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.- Part VIII Oxygenation and Respiratory Failure.- High-Flow Nasal Cannula Support Therapy: New Insights and Improving Performance.- Urgent Endotracheal Intubation in the ICU: Rapid Sequence Intubation Versus Graded Sedation Approach.- Sedation in ARDS: An Evidence-Based Challenge.- Mechanical Ventilation in ICU Obese Patients: From Intubation to Extubation.- Novel Insights in ICU-Acquired Respiratory Muscle Dysfunction: Implications for Clinical Care.- Part IX Neurological Conditions.- Neuroanatomy of Sepsis-Associated Encephalopathy.- Clinical Utility of Blood-Based Protein Biomarkers in Traumatic Brain Injury.- Novel Metabolic Substrates for Feeding the Injured Brain.- Part X Burn Patients.- Fluid Therapy for Critically Ill Burn Patients.- Burn Patients and Blood Product Transfusion Practice: Time for a Consensus?.- Part XI Drug Development and Pharmaceutical Issues.- Bridging the Translational Gap: The Challenges of Novel Drug Development in Critical Care.- Medicating Patients During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: The Evidence is Building.- Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Anesthetic Agents.- Part XII The Extremes of Age.- Facing the Ongoing Challenge of the Febrile Young Infant.- Post-Discharge Morbidity and Mortality in Children with Sepsis.- Emergency Abdominal Surgery in the Elderly: How Can We Reduce the Risk in a Challenging Population?.- Part XIII Simulation.- Patient-Specific Real-Time Cardiovascular Simulation as Clinical Decision Support in Intensive Care Medicine.- Making the Best Use of Simulation Training in Critical Care Medicine.- Part XIV Organization and Quality of Care.- We Have Good Enough Data to Support Sepsis Performance Measurement.- The Use of Health Information Technology to Improve Sepsis Care.- Beyond Semantics: 'Disproportionate Use of Intensive Care Resources' or 'Medical Futility'?.- Reflections on Work-Related Stress Among Intensive Care Professionals: An Historical Impression.- Index.

Informations sur le produit

Titre: Annual Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2017
Code EAN: 9783319519074
ISBN: 978-3-319-51907-4
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Producteur: Springer
Genre: Médecine
nombre de pages: 545
Poids: 786g
Taille: H22mm x B235mm x T155mm
Année: 2017
Auflage: 1st ed. 2017