Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1999 [electronic resource]

  • Vincent, Jean-Louis. editor.
  • 1999
Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1999 [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
  • Title/Author
    Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1999[electronic resource] / edited by Jean-Louis Vincent.
  • Author
    Vincent, Jean-Louis., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XXII, 717 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine,0942-5381 ; 1999
  • Contents Note
    Predisposition to Critical Illness -- Prevention of Critical Illness: Determinants of Risk -- Pro-Inflammatory Cytokine Genomic Polymorphism and Critical Illness -- Immunologic Responses -- Bacterial Modulation of the Immune Response to Infection and its Consequences -- Treating Immunologic Instability: A Change in Focus -- Interleukin-6 in Bacterial Infection and Sepsis: Innocent Bystander or Essential Mediator? -- Complement Activation by C-Reactive Protein: An Inflammatory Mechanism in Human Disease? -- Influence of Nutrition on Mucosal Immunity -- Metabolic Support -- Studies of Protein and Amino Acid Metabolism in the Human Liver -- Anabolic Strategy in ICU Patients: Is there a Place for Growth Hormone? -- Controversies in Nutrition of the Critically Ill -- The Hemodynamic Response to Enteral Nutrition -- Infectious Challenges -- Clinical Significance of Antimicrobial Resistance -- Colonization and Infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Intensive Care: Endogenous or Exogenous Origin? -- Severe Pneumonia in the Elderly -- The Role of Pulmonary Bacterial Infections in Severe Exacerbations of COPD Patients -- Treatment of Septic Shock -- Volume Kinetics: A New Method to Optimize Fluid Therapy -- Why, When, and How I Use Norepinephrine in the Treatment of Septic Shock -- Stress Doses of Hydrocortisone in Septic Shock: Beyond the Hemodynamic Effects -- Altered Respiratory Function -- Breathing Pattern of Patients with COPD -- Lung Mechanics in ARDS -- Mechanical Ventilation -- The Laryngeal Mask in Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine -- Improving Patient/Ventilator Interactions -- Beneficial Effects of Helium-Oxygen Mixtures in Acute Respiratory Failure -- Mechanisms of Regional Lung Expansion in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome -- Lung Protection during Mechanical Ventilation -- Neuromuscular Failure -- Diagnosing Respiratory Muscle Weakness -- Interaction of Respiratory Muscles and Circulation in Heart Failure -- Assessment of Respiratory and Limb Muscle Function in the Intensive Care Unit -- Risk Factors for Polyneuromyopathy of Critical Illness -- Neurologic Problems -- Emergency Treatment and Intensive Care in Ischemic Stroke -- Intensive Care Management of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage -- Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and Neurotrauma -- Cell Oxygenation -- Coping with Hypoxia -- Intracellular Signaling by Reactive Oxygen Species during Hypoxia -- Heme Oxygenase and Acute Lung Injury: The Functional Significance of Heme Oxygenase Induction -- Protective Role of Inhaled Nitric Oxide in Ischemia/Reperfusion and Endotoxin-Induced Inflammation -- Oxygen Delivery -- Oxygen Therapy in Intensive Care Patients: A Vital Poison? -- The Significance of the P50 -- The Red Blood Cell and Nitric Oxide -- Cardiovascular Monitoring -- Continuous Arterial Thermodilution Cardiac Output and Derived Variables -- Transesophageal Eunncardiographic Evaluation of Left Ventricular function -- The Esophageal Doppier -- Cardiovascular Alterations -- Myocardial Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase and Left Ventricular Performance in the Human Heart -- Alteration of the Beta-Adrenergic Pathway in the Septic Heart -- Autonomic Dysfunction in Critically Ill Patients -- Gut Ischemia -- The Role of the Gut in Multiple Organ Failure -- Gastric Intramucosal Acidosis, pHi and the Tonometer: What is the Benefit for Patients? -- Coagulation Abnormalities -- Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome/Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura in the ICU -- Point-Of-Care Monitoring of Coagulation in the Critically Ill -- Peri-Operative Complications -- Peri-Operative Risk Factors for Post-Operative Pulmonary Complications -- Rationale Behind ?쏰ff Pump??Coronary Surgery: Why Patients Tolerate it Better? -- Renal Support -- The History of Continuous Renal Replacement Techniques -- Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies in Sepsis: Do they Matter? -- Drug Addiction -- Drugs of Abuse in the Intensive Care Unit Setting -- Ecstasy (MDMA): An Update -- Rapid Opiate Detoxification Under General Anesthesia: A New Challenge for Anesthesiologists and Intensivists -- Economics and Ethics -- Survival is not Enough: Quality of Life After Intensive Care -- Economic Perspectives on Intensive Care Medicine -- Health Economics in Intensive Care -- Ethical Implications of Standardizing Clinical Decisions with Computerized Protocols -- Medical Futility in the New Millennium: Our View.
  • Topical Term
    Emergency medicine.
    Critical care medicine.
    Internal medicine.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Intensive / Critical Care Medicine.
    Emergency Medicine.
    Internal Medicine.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783540652885
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