Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1997


ISBN: 978-3-662-13452-8 (Print) 978-3-662-13450-4 (Online)
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Table of contents (76 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXV

  2. Basic Mechanisms in Sepsis and ARDS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-13

      Importance of Cell Wall Components of Gram-Positive Bacteria in Gram-Positive Septic Shock

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 14-30

      Inflammatory Responses During Human Endotoxemia

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 31-41

      Activation of Nuclear Factor-кB in Sepsis and ARDS

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 42-51

      The Cytokine Response to Hemorrhagic Shock

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 52-62

      Endothelial Cell Adhesion Molecule Expression in Acutely Inflamed Tissues

    7. Book Chapter

      Pages 63-73

      TNF in Septic Shock and Cerebral Malaria

    8. Book Chapter

      Pages 74-82

      Interleukin-1-Mediated Acute Lung Injury

    9. Book Chapter

      Pages 83-90

      Cytokine-Networks and ARDS

    10. Book Chapter

      Pages 91-99

      Disordered Apoptosis as a Mechanism for Adverse Outcome

    11. Book Chapter

      Pages 100-108

      Apoptosis in the Resolution of Systemic Inflammation

  3. New Therapeutic Interventions in Sepsis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 109-109

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 111-122

      Cytokine-Mediated Enhancement of Host Defense

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 123-132

      Is it Beneficial to Augment or to Inhibit Neutrophil Function in Severe Infections and Sepsis?

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 133-139

      Hemofiltration in Sepsis and Septic Shock

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 140-148

      Extracorporal Techniques to Accelerate Clearance of TNF-α and IL-1β in Septic Patients

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 149-157

      Clinical Trials for the Evaluation of Sepsis Therapies

  4. Outcome from Sepsis and Organ Failure

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-159

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 161-167

      Prognostic Factors in Pre-Septic States

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 168-179

      Determinants of Outcome from Sepsis and Septic Shock

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 180-194

      The Logistic Organ Dysfunction System

  5. Nitric Oxide

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 197-210

      Nitric Oxide: A Modulator of the Inflammation Response

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 211-216

      Cytokine Regulation of Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase

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