Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1998

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ISBN: 978-3-540-63798-1 (Print) 978-3-642-72038-3 (Online)

Table of contents (65 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXI

  2. Host Responses in Sepsis and ARDS

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      Balancing the Inflammatory Response in Sepsis

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      Pages 14-24

      Bactericidal/Permeability-Increasing Protein (BPI): Structure, Function, and Clinical Applications

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      Pages 25-37

      Inhibition of the Activation of Nuclear Factor-κB as a Novel Therapeutic Approach for SIRS and Septic Shock

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      Pages 38-55

      The Role of the Host Defense Response in the Progression and Outcome of ARDS

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      Pages 56-64

      The Role of Cytokines in the Pathogenesis of Pneumonia

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      Pages 65-74

      A Central Role of Interleukin-8 in the Pathogenesis of ARDS

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      Pages 75-86

      Neutrophil Myeloperoxidase: Effector of Host Defense and Host Damage

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      Pages 87-96

      NAD(P)H Oxidase in Non-Phagocytic Cells

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      Pages 97-104

      Gelatinases and the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

  3. Cardiocirculatory Alterations

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      Pages 105-105

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      Pages 107-124

      Molecular Mechanisms of Action of Nitric Oxide in Heart Muscle

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      Pages 125-132

      Development of Myocardial Tolerance to Ischemia/Reperfusion and Septic Injury

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      Pages 133-142

      Endothelial Cell Dysfunction in Septic Shock

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      Pages 143-152

      Alterations of Important Regulators of Macro- and Microcirculation in the Critically III

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      Pages 153-160

      Microvascular Regulation of Tissue Oxygenation in Sepsis

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      Pages 161-177

      Selective Pharmacological Inhibition of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase in Experimental Septic Shock

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      Pages 178-187

      The Use of Dopamine and Norepinephrine in the ICU

  4. Oxygen Carriers

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      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-201

      The Red Blood Cell: New Ideas About an Old Friend

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      Pages 202-217

      Transfusion Requirements in Critical Care: A Multicenter Controlled Clinical Trial

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      Pages 218-225

      Artificial Oxygen Carriers

  5. Epidemiology and Markers of Sepsis — Clinical Trials

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      Pages 227-227

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      Pages 229-237

      Do We Really Know the Epidemiology and Clinical Course of Sepsis?

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