Intensive Care Medicine

Annual Update 2008

  • Jean-Louis Vincent

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXVII
  2. Genetic Factors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. R. Cartin-Ceba, M. N. Gong, O. Gajic
      Pages 13-23
    3. F. B. Mayr, S. Yende, D. C. Angus
      Pages 24-30
  3. Cardiac Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. P. E. Oishi, J. -H. Hsu, J. R. Fineman
      Pages 33-42
    3. I. Cinel, R. Nanda, R. P. Dellinger
      Pages 43-54
    4. J. Poelaert, E. Osipowska, C. Verborgh
      Pages 76-87
    5. P. F. Wouters, S. Rex, C. Missant
      Pages 88-100
    6. H. -J. Priebe
      Pages 101-110
  4. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. C. J. Dine, B. S. Abella
      Pages 113-120
    3. A. Topjian, R. A. Berg, V. M. Nadkarni
      Pages 121-136
    4. L. Hammer, C. Adrie, J. -F. Timsit
      Pages 137-144
  5. Emergencies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145
    2. G. J. Peek, P. R. Davis, J. A. Ellerton
      Pages 147-159

About these proceedings


The Update compiles the most recent developments in experimental and clinical research and practice in one comprehensive reference book. The chapters are written by well recognized experts in the field of intensive care and emergency medicine. It is addressed to everyone involved in internal medicine, anesthesia, surgery, pediatrics, intensive care and emergency medicine.


Internal medicine Sepsis anesthesia care infection intensive care intensive care medicine respiratory failure surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean-Louis Vincent
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Intensive Care Erasme HospitalUniversité libre de BruxellesBrusselsBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer New York 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-77382-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-77383-4
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