Practical Issues in Anesthesia and Intensive Care 2013

  • Biagio¬†Allaria

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Davide Chiumello, Sara Froio, Silvia Coppola
    Pages 81-102
  3. Andrea De Gasperi, Paola Cozzi, Stefania Colombo
    Pages 235-259

About this book


This book is an up-to-date guide to the most widely debated practical and management issues in anesthesia and intensive care. It provides validated information on the state of the art regarding a wide range of topics, including choice of imaging techniques in the management of ARDS patients, the value and limits of continuous renal replacement therapy in intensive care, the prevention and treatment of postoperative shivering, the diagnosis and treatment of postoperative paralytic ileus, and ways to prevent acute lung injury. In addition, the prevention of perioperative myocardial ischemia, and the management of  invasive candidiasis in intensive care are also treated. All subjects are addressed in a lively and straightforward manner by recognized experts in the field.

Anesthetists and intensivists, including trainees, will find Practical Issues in Anesthesia and Intensive Care 2013 to be an ideal source of rapidly retrievable practical information on the best management methods for complex situations and means of improving treatment for less complicated conditions.


ARDS patients Acute lung injury Cardiac resuscitation Invasive candidiasis Perioperative myocardial protection

Editors and affiliations

  • Biagio¬†Allaria
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto Nazionale dei TumoriMilanItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Italia 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Milano
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-88-470-5528-5
  • Online ISBN 978-88-470-5529-2
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