Rogers' Handbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, 4th edition

by David G Nichols (Editor), Mark A Helfaer (Editor)
  • Soft Cover
This handbook is a synopsis of the clinical chapters from Rogers' Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, Fourth Edition. Readers will find the core information they need for quick reference and safe practice in the pediatric ICU. The book includes a large number of tables and line drawings. =Table Of Contents SECTION HEADINGS PART ONE EMERGENCY CARE AND ACUTE MANAGEMENT SECTION I INITIAL STABILIZATION CH.1 Airway Management CH.2 Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation CH.3 Transport CH.4 Invasive Procedures CH.5 Recognition and Initial Management of Shock SECTION II ENVIRONMENTAL CRISES CH. 6 Multiple Trauma CH. 7 Drowning and Near Drowning: Submersion Injuries CH. 8 Burns, Electrical Injuries, and Smoke Inhalation CH.9 Terrorism and Mass Casualty Events CH.10 Poisoning CH.11 Thermoregulation CH.12 Envenomation Syndromes SECTION III LIFE-SUPPORT TECHNOLOGIES CH.13 Mechanical Ventilation CH.14 Inhaled Gases CH.15 Extracorporeal Life Support CH.16 Renal Replacement Therapies CH.17 Blood Products in the PICU CH.18 Plasmapheresis and Transfusion Therapy PART TWO CRITICAL CARE ORGAN SYSTEMS SECTION I RESPIRATORY DISEASE CH. 19 The Molecular Biology of Acute Lung Injury CH. 20 Respiratory Physiology CH. 21 Respiratory Monitoring CH. 22 Status Asthmaticus CH. 23 Neonatal Respiratory Failure CH. 24 Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia CH. 25 Acute Lung Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome CH. 26 Chronic Respiratory Failure CH. 27 Sleep and Breathing SECTION II NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASE CH. 28 Acute Neuromuscular Disease CH. 29 Chronic Neuromuscular Disease SECTION III NEUROLOGIC DISEASE CH. 30 Developmental Neurobiology, Neurophysiology, and the PICU CH. 31 Molecular Biology of Brain Injury CH. 32 Evaluation of the Comatose Child CH. 33 Neurologic Monitoring CH. 34 Neurologic Imaging CH. 35 Head and Spinal Cord Trauma CH. 36 Status Epilepticus CH. 37 Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke CH. 38 Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy CH. 39 Metabolic Encephalopathies in Children CHAPTER 40 Brain Death SECTION IV CARDIAC DISEASE CH.41 Cardiac Anatomy CH.42 Cardiovascular Physiology CH.43 Cardiorespiratory SECTION V IMMUNOLOGIC DISEASES CH.50 Neurohormonal Control in the Immune System CH.51 The Immune System CH.52 The Polymorphonuclear CH.53 The Immune System and Viral Illness in the Critically Ill SECTION VI INFECTIOUS DISEASES CH.56 Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy CH.57 Bacterial Sepsis and Mechanisms of Microbial Pathogenesis CH.58 Critical Viral InfectionsSECTION VII NUTRITIONAL AND GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS CH.64 Principles of Nutrition and Metabolism CH.65 Nutritional Support in the Critically Ill Child CH.66 The Acute Abdomen CH.67 Fulminant Hepatic Failure and Transplantation CH.68 Intestinal and Multivisceral Transplantation CH.69 Critical Aspects of Intestinal Disorders SECTION VIII RENAL, ENDOCRINE, AND METABOLIC DISORDERS CH.70 Adrenal Dysfunction CH.71 Disorders of Glucose Homeostasis CH.72 Disorders of Water, Sodium, and Potassium Homeostasis CH.73 Disorders of Calcium, Magnesium, and Phosphate SECTION IX ONCOLOGIC AND HEMATOLOGIC DISORDERS CH.78 Cancer Therapy: Mechanisms, Toxicity, and Ethics in the PICU CH.79 Oncologic Emergencies and Complications CH.80 Hematologic Emergencies CH.81 Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation CH.82 Coagulation Issues in the PICU CH.83 Sickle Cell Disease Index
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ISBN: 9780781787055
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health
Publication Date: Jan 10, 2008
Cover: Soft cover
Pages: 1072
Weight: 1.200 kg
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