Mediators of Sepsis

  • Maurice Lamy
  • Lambert G. Thijs

Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 16)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Mediators and Pathophysiology of Sepsis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. Hill, T. F. Lindsay, H. B. Hechtman
      Pages 31-50
    3. B. Beutler
      Pages 51-67
    4. L. G. Thijs, C. E. Hack
      Pages 78-98
    5. B. J. Biemond, M. Levi, S. J. H. van Deventer
      Pages 113-123
    6. H. Redl, G. Schlag, I. Marzi
      Pages 124-135
    7. J. J. Zimmerman
      Pages 136-151
    8. D. Hosford, M. Koltai, P. Braquet
      Pages 152-173
    9. H. Kehlet
      Pages 196-205
    10. G. Camus, J. Pincemail, M. Lamy
      Pages 206-219
    11. J. C. Marshall
      Pages 220-237
    12. J. L. Vincent, G. Berlot
      Pages 255-266
    13. C. Bernard, A. Tedgui, D. Payen
      Pages 267-286
  3. New Therapeutic Approaches to Sepsis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 287-287
    2. R. P. Dellinger, R. C. Straube
      Pages 289-307
    3. J. D. Baumgartner
      Pages 315-328
    4. S. F. Lowry, K. J. VanZee, L. L. Moldawer
      Pages 345-361
    5. C. A. Dinarello
      Pages 362-376
    6. J. P. Mira, J. F. Dhainaut, F. Brunet
      Pages 377-392
    7. K. L. Brigham, A. E. Canonico, J. T. Conary
      Pages 393-405
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 407-414

About this book


This volume contains contributions by well-known scientists and clinicians in the fields of microbiology, infectious diseases, physiology, internal medicine, surgery, anaesthesiology, and intensive care medicine. It provides an up-to-date overview of the mediators and pathophysology of sepsis and septic shock as well as the latest therapeutic approaches.


Komplement-Kaskade Sepsis Surgery TNF-Receptors TNF-Rezeptoren ant-endotoxin-antibodies care complement-cascade endotoxic shock endotoxischer Schock infectious diseases intensive care intensive care medicine physiology shock

Editors and affiliations

  • Maurice Lamy
    • 1
  • Lambert G. Thijs
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology, Centre HospitalierUniversitaire de LiègeLiègeBelgium
  2. 2.Department of Intensive CareFree University HospitalAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-84829-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-84827-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0933-6788
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