Interventional Critical Care

A Manual for Advanced Care Practitioners

  • Dennis A. Taylor
  • Scott P. Sherry
  • Ronald F. Sing

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Administrative Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Dennis A. Taylor, Scott Sherry, Ronald F. Sing
      Pages 3-6
    3. Gena Brawley, Casey Scully, Ronald F. Sing
      Pages 7-15
    4. Roy Constantine, Ashish Seth
      Pages 17-24
    5. David Carpenter
      Pages 31-39
  3. Airway Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Dennis A. Taylor, Alan Heffner, Ronald F. Sing
      Pages 43-49
    3. Dennis A. Taylor, Alan Heffner, Ronald F. Sing
      Pages 51-57
    4. Christopher A. Mallari, Erin E. Ross, Ernst E. Vieux Jr.
      Pages 59-65
    5. Peter S. Sandor, David S. Shapiro
      Pages 67-79
    6. Alexandra Pendrak, Corinna Sicoutris, Steven Allen
      Pages 81-87
  4. Vascular Access Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 89-89
    2. Sue M. Nyberg, Daniel J. Bequillard, Donald G. Vasquez
      Pages 91-98
    3. Britney S. Broyhill, Toan Huynh
      Pages 109-114
    4. Christopher D. Newman
      Pages 115-124
    5. Dennis A. Taylor, Alan Hefner
      Pages 125-131
    6. Fred P. Mollenkopf, David K Rhine, Hari Kumar Dandapantula
      Pages 133-146
    7. Gerardina Bueti, Kelly Watson
      Pages 147-159
  5. Thoracic Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Brian K. Jefferson, Alan C. Heffner
      Pages 163-170
    3. Cragin Greene, David W. Callaway
      Pages 171-178
    4. Scott Suttles, Dennis A. Taylor, Scott Sherry
      Pages 179-187
    5. Liza Rieke, Brian Cmolik
      Pages 189-199
  6. Neurological Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Danny Lizano, Rani Nasser
      Pages 203-212
    3. Senthil Radhakrishnan, Eric Butler
      Pages 213-224
    4. Christian J. Schulz, Andrew W. Asimos
      Pages 225-233
  7. Maxofacial Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. Sarah A. Allen, Ronald F. Sing, Matthew B. Dellinger
      Pages 237-240
    3. Jennifer J. Marrero, Ronald F. Sing
      Pages 241-245
  8. Gastrointestinal and Urologic Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. Kate D. Bingham, John W. Mah
      Pages 249-254
    3. Tracy R. Land
      Pages 255-264
    4. Peter S. Sandor, Brennan Bowker, James E. Lunn
      Pages 265-278
    5. Marialice Gulledge, A. Britton Christmas
      Pages 279-285
    6. Timothy M. Fain, Chris Teigland
      Pages 287-295
  9. Abdominal Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 297-297
    2. David Carpenter, Michael Bowen, Ram Subramanian
      Pages 299-310
    3. Heather Meissen, Kevin McConnell
      Pages 311-318
    4. Jennifer J. Marrero, A. Britton Christmas
      Pages 319-325
    5. Michael Pisa, Jason Saucier, Niels D. Martin
      Pages 327-337
    6. Scott P. Sherry, Martin A. Schreiber
      Pages 339-345
  10. Musculoskeletal Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 347-347
    2. Beth O’Connell, Michael Bosse
      Pages 349-356
    3. Jenna Garofalo, Madhav Karunakar
      Pages 357-372
    4. Dave Sander, Wayne Weil
      Pages 373-381
    5. Daniel Geersen
      Pages 383-389

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review of the interventional procedures that can be performed in intensive care settings. The book addresses fundamentals of the indications and technical aspects of procedures, and identifies pitfalls and resource needs. In addition, a section is dedicated to a discussion of the staff-preparation, hemodynamic, and anesthetic concerns necessary for all procedures. Chapters focus on the following specific concerns: airway, thoracic, ENT, vascular, abdominal, genitourinary, neurologic, and musculoskeletal. A brief review of the existing literature addressing these particular topics accompanies each section. Extensive illustrations and diagrams are also included to enhance the readers’ experience.

Authored by a multi-disciplinary team of experts in their fields, Interventional Critical Care: A Manual for Advanced Care Practitionersserves as a comprehensive resource for advanced care practitioner^and physicians for performing and preparing for procedures in the ICU.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Dennis A. Taylor
    • 1
  • Scott P. Sherry
    • 2
  • Ronald F. Sing
    • 3
  1. 1.Carolinas HealthCare SystemCharlotteUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryOregon Health and Sciences UniversityPortlandUSA
  3. 3.Carolinas HealthCare SystemCharlotteUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-25284-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-25286-5
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