Basics of Intensive Care Medicine e-book

119,90 

The book is designed to make you fit for the management of critically ill patients (especially of COVID-19 patients) in the intensive care unit. It contains all the basics of critical care medicine (airway management, ventilation principles and ventilation techniques, weaning, tracheotomy, chest tube [thoracic drainage], analgosedation, catecholamine therapy, hemodynamic monitoring, shock, nutrition, resuscitation, sepsis, ECMO, acute kidney injury, renal replacement therapy, acute coronary syndrome, cardiogenic shock, extracorporeal circulatory support, cardiac arrhythmias, inflammatory heart diseases [endocarditis, myocarditis, pericarditis], hypertensive crisis, pulmonary embolism, acute aortic syndrom, ARDS, pulmonary hypertension, acute right heart failure, obstructive lung diseases [status asthmaticus, exacerbated COPD], interstitial lung diseases, bronchial hemorrhage), pneumonia, multi-drug-resistant organisms, skin and soft tissue infections, fungal infections (mycoses), malaria, endocrinological emergencies, disorders of the electrolytes, disorders of the acid-base balance, blood products, DIC, hyerfibrinolysis, HIT, ITP, thrombotic microangiopathies and also a separate detailed chapter on COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2).

 

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10th edition (1st English edition)

ISBN: 978-3-00-066099-3

1097 pages, 1227 figures, 120 tables

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Description

Author: Dr. med. Volker Herold

  • training as an internist and cardiologist
  • additional designation emergency medicine
  • senior emergency physician in the emergency medical service (specialist certificate)
  • senior physician of Clinic for Internal Medicine, St. Joseph Hospital Regensburg / Germany
  • head of the compact course in intensive care medicine

Basics of Intensive Care Medicine

  • practical presentation for the clinician (“from practitio­ner for practitioner”)
  • textbook and reference book
  • no multi-author book (“made from one piece”)
  • ideal for the preparation for the exam
  • everything compact and clear for daily work in the in­tensive care unit
  • didactically clearly structured
  • The book conveys the latest and current status in Inter­nal Intensive Care Medicine.
  • Numerous illustrations, schemes and memos are intended to make reading and learning easier.
  • Among all ICU books bestseller Lehmanns Media in Germany since 2017