Intensive Care Medicine

Annual Update 2009

  • Jean-Louis Vincent

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXVIII
  2. Genomics and Proteomics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. B. M. Tang, S. J. Huang, A. S. McLean
      Pages 3-13
    3. A. Pyle, P. Chinnery, S. Baudouin
      Pages 14-22
    4. E. Kipnis, K. Hansen
      Pages 23-36
  3. Inflammatory Response

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. T. J. Hommes, W. J. Wiersinga, T. van der Poll
      Pages 39-50
    3. A. Draisma, J. G. van der Hoeven, P. Pickkers
      Pages 51-58
    4. O. Huet, A. Harrois, J. Duranteau
      Pages 59-64
    5. F. Corrêa, F. E. Nacul, Y. Sakr
      Pages 65-80
  4. Current and Future Management of Sepsis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. J. J. De Waele, M. M. L. G. Malbrain, I. E. De Laet
      Pages 93-101
    3. F. Esen, S. Tugrul
      Pages 102-110
    4. E. J. Giamarellos-Bourboulis
      Pages 111-118
    5. P. M. Honoré, O. Joannes-Boyau, W. Boer
      Pages 119-128
    6. E. Silva, D. V. Araujo
      Pages 129-138
  5. Proposed Targets for New Therapies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. S. Weber, B. Baessler, S. Schroeder
      Pages 141-150

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.


Emergency Medicine Hemodynamic Monitoring Intensive Care Unit Internal medicine Respiratory Failure Sepsis intensive care medicine

Editors and affiliations

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

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-92277-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-92278-2
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