2005

Intensive and Critical Care Medicine

Reflections, Recommendations and Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-88-470-0349-1 (Print) 978-88-470-0350-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction: World Federation 1993—1997

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    Pages 5-8

    Consent and Intensive Care: Is It Possible?

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    Pages 9-26

    Hepatorenal Syndrome

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    Pages 27-33

    HIV/AIDS in Developing Countries

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    Pages 35-43

    Do Not Attempt Resuscitation Order

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    Pages 45-54

    Molecular Biology in Critical Care: Is It More Than a Look Only?

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    Pages 55-69

    Resource Management and Audits in Intensive Care Medicine

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    Pages 71-96

    Sepsis and Organ(s) Dysfunction — Key Points, Reflections, and Perspectives

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    Pages 97-103

    How to Evaluate Performance of Adult Intensive Care Units: A 30Year Experience

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    Pages 105-116

    Research Ethics in Critical Care Medicine

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    Pages 117-136

    Scoring Systems and Outcome

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    Pages 137-155

    Clinical Decision Making for Non-Invasive Ventilation

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    Pages 157-165

    Control of Infections in Intensive Care Units

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    Pages 167-182

    Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

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    Pages 183-192

    Critical Care Nursing, a WorldWide Perspective

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    Pages 193-213

    Cost of Care in Critical Illness