Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1993

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ISBN: 978-3-540-56463-8 (Print) 978-3-642-84904-6 (Online)

Table of contents (63 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVIII

  2. Acute Response to Injury

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      Pages 1-1

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      Hormone and Cytokine Regulation of Injury Metabolism

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      Pages 12-20

      Ischemia Reperfusion Lung Injury: Repair of Endothelial Damage by Adenosine and cAMP

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      Pages 21-34

      Changes in Skeletal Muscle Energetics During Sepsis

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      Pages 35-45

      Effects of Critical Illness on Macrophage, T and B Cell Function

  3. Immunological Response to Infection

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      Pages 47-47

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      Pages 49-63

      The Role of Endotoxin in Bacterial Septic Shock

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      Pages 64-74

      The Importance of Endotoxin in the Development of MOF

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      Pages 75-83

      Clinical Implications of Antibiotic-Induced Endotoxin Liberation

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      Pages 84-99

      Tumor Necrosis Factor α: A Common Mediator of the Spectrum of Diverse Changes in Sepsis

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      Pages 100-106

      Monoclonal Antibody against TNF: A Non-Antibiotic Strategy for the Treatment of Sepsis

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      Pages 107-113

      IL-1ra as a Therapeutic Modality in Sepsis

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      Pages 114-121

      Potential Importance of IL-8: A Potent Chemokine, in Sepsis

  4. ARDS in MOF

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      Pages 123-123

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      Pages 125-134

      Liver-Lung Interactions in ARDS with MOF

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      Pages 135-147

      New Ideas in Treatment of ARDS

  5. Growth Factors

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      Pages 149-149

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      Pages 151-159

      Biosynthetic Growth Hormone: Impact on Nitrogen Metabolism and Muscle Function in Stressed Patients

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      Pages 160-168

      Administration of Human Growth Hormone in Critically Ill Patients

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      Pages 169-177

      The Use of Recombinant Human Growth Hormone in Burn Patients

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      Pages 178-184

      The Pathophysiology of Neuromuscular Weakness: Potential of Treatment with Growth Factors

  6. Nutrition

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      Pages 185-185

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      Pages 187-196

      Nutrition of Immune Cells: The Implications for Whole Body Metabolism

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      Pages 197-211

      Interaction of Tumor Necrosis Factor/ Cachectin and Nutrition

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      Pages 212-221

      Modulation of Cytokine Biology by Dietary Fat

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