Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2005

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ISBN: 978-3-540-23476-0 (Print) 978-0-387-26272-7 (Online)

Table of contents (64 chapters)

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  1. Respiratory Failure

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      Exacerbations of COPD: The Role of Invasive Mechanical Ventilation

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      Pages 10-18

      Acute Respiratory Failure after Abdominal Surgery

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      Pages 19-29

      Tracheostomy in Critically Ill Patients: The Right Technique in the Right Patient

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      Pages 30-38

      Percutaneous Tracheostomy: Past, Present, and Future Perspectives

  2. Acute Lung Injury

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      Pages 41-48

      Role of iNOS-derived Excessive Nitric Oxide in the Pathogenesis of Acute Lung Injury

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      Pages 49-62

      Ischemia-reperfusion Injury of the Lung: Role of Surfactant

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      Pages 63-72

      Biomarkers for Pulmonary Injury in Critically Ill Patients

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      Pages 73-79

      Pharmacology of Acute Lung Injury

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      Pages 80-92

      The Mechanism of Ventilator-induced Lung Injury: Role of Dynamic Alveolar Mechanics

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      Pages 93-102

      Ventilation-perfusion Distribution Analysis to Assess Ventilatory Modes

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      Pages 103-115

      Modulators of Ventilator-induced Lung Injury

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      Pages 116-128

      Assessment of Alveolar Recruitment: New Approaches

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      Pages 129-137

      Lung Biopsy in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

  3. Cardiac Crises

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      Pages 141-150

      The Critically Ill Cardiac Surgery Patient: How to Avoid Postoperative Catastrophe?

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      Pages 151-160

      B-Type Natriuretic Peptide to Assess Cardiac Function in the Critically Ill

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      Pages 161-178

      Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction

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      Pages 179-196

      Quantifying Cardiac Dyssynchrony in Man

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      Pages 197-211

      Diastolic Heart Failure and Critical Illness

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      Pages 212-238

      Severe Heart Failure in the ICU

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      Pages 239-245

      Weaning-induced Cardiac Dysfunction

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