- Year: 2009
- Page Number: 696
- File Type: PDF
- File Size: 2.41 MB
- Authors/ Editiors: Mervyn Singer
The fully revised, third edition of this bestselling handbook describes best practice of critical care in a succint, concise, and clinically-oriented way. Covering the principles of general management, it includes therapeutic and monitoring devices, specific disorders of organ systems, as well as detailed information on drugs and fluids. New material has been added on key areas such as airway maintenance, dressing techniques, infection control, echocardiography, tissue perfusion monitoring, coma and more. With up-to-date references and invaluable clinical advice, there is also plenty of space to add notes or amend sections to suit local protocols.
Patient-centered and practical, it will serve the consultant, trainee, nurse or other allied health professionals as both a reference and aide memoir. This is the indispensable Oxford Handbook for all those working within critical care.
Dr Andrew Webb is Medical Director at UCL Hospitals and Consultant Physician in Critical Care Medicine. As a medical director his role is unusual in that it includes the executive and operational director responsibility for University College Hospital including the divisions of Critical Care & Theatres, Emergency Services, Medicines & Therapies, Pathology, Outpatients & Imaging and Surgery. He has been a Consultant in critical care medicine since 1989 and was Honorary Treasurer for the ICS during 2000-2003. He is currently chair of the Critical Care Advisory Committee for the Welsh Assembly Government. He has interests in haemodynamic monitoring, fluid management and healthcare management. He is co-author of several major critical care texts and papers on fluid management in ICU and the peri-operative period.
“The information is presented in a concise, and clinically oriented fashion. Sections are well organized… it could serve as a good starting point for individuals who are less familiar with the complex problems often faced in critical care”
Useful textbook and quick guide for both revision and patient care. Highly rated and recommended as a must have. Thumbs up
Free Download Oxford Handbook of Critical Care 3rd Edition in PDF format
Oxford Handbook of Critical Care 3rd Edition PDF Free Download
Download Oxford Handbook of Critical Care 3rd Edition 2009 PDF Free
Oxford Handbook of Critical Care 3rd Edition 2009 PDF Free Download
Download Oxford Handbook of Critical Care 3rd Edition PDF