Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1998

  • Jean-Louis Vincent
Conference proceedings

Part of the Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (YEARBOOK, volume 1998)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXI
  2. Host Responses in Sepsis and ARDS

  3. Cardiocirculatory Alterations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. B. Vallet, J. Leclerc
      Pages 133-142
    3. P. B. Anning, M. Sair, T. W. Evans
      Pages 153-160
    4. A. R. J. Girbes, K. Hoogenberg
      Pages 178-187
  4. Oxygen Carriers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. O. Eichelbroenner, C. G. Ellis, W. J. Sibbald
      Pages 191-201
    3. D. R. Spahn
      Pages 218-225
  5. Epidemiology and Markers of Sepsis — Clinical Trials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. L. Ilkka, I. Parviainen, J. Takala
      Pages 229-237
    3. A. Rhodes, P. J. Newman, E. D. Bennett
      Pages 238-246
    4. W. Karzai, A. Meier-Hellmann, K. Reinhart
      Pages 247-256
  6. Severe Infections

  7. Measuring Lung Mechanics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. H. Burchardi, H. Wrigge, M. Sydow
      Pages 353-360
    3. P. Pelosi, A. Aliverti, R. Dellaca
      Pages 361-376
  8. Modes of Mechanical Ventilation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 377-377
    2. J. Kofler, B. Stoiser, M. Frass
      Pages 379-390
    3. J. Mancebo, P. Aslanian
      Pages 411-416
    4. S. H. Böhm, G. F. Vazquez de Anda, B. Lachmann
      Pages 430-440
  9. Lung Stretching and Barotrauma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 441-441
    2. L. N. Tremblay, A. S. Slutsky
      Pages 457-471
    3. L. Puybasset, J.-J. Rouby
      Pages 472-486
  10. Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 487-487

About these proceedings


The Yearbook compiles the most recent, widespread developments of experimental and clinical research and practice in one comprehensive reference book. The chapters are written by well recognized experts in their field of intensive care and emergency medicine. It is addressed to everyone involved in internal medicine, anesthesia, surgery, pediattrics, intensive care and emergency medicine. (With approximately 90 contributions.)


COPD Emergency medicine Internal medicine Sepsis Trauma

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean-Louis Vincent
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Intensive CareErasme Hospital, Free University of BrusselsBrusselsBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-63798-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-72038-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0942-5381
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