Update 1988

  • Jean Louis Vincent

Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 5)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIV
  2. Circulatory Failure: The Importance of Tissue Oxygen Supply

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. K. Messmer, K. E. Arfors
      Pages 13-17
    3. J. D. Edwards
      Pages 25-31
    4. J. F. Baron, E. Vicaut, M. Duvelleroy
      Pages 32-39
    5. R. D. Cohen
      Pages 40-43
  3. New Aspects of Sepsis: Relevance to Shock and MOF

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. I. McA. Ledingham, J. A. Bradley
      Pages 65-67
    3. C. P. Stoutenbeek, H. K. F. van Saene, D. F. Zandstra
      Pages 77-83
    4. J. F. P. Schellekens, J. Verhoef
      Pages 84-89
  4. Acute Respiratory Failure

About this book


In recent years, intensive care and emergency medicine have emerged as new medical specialties. Better understanding of acute illness and continuous advances in technology have fostered rapid development of new forms of therapy. This volume provides updates in this rapidly expanding field and includes various topics presented by recognized experts in the field.


Sepsis Trauma care intensive care necrosis shock

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean Louis Vincent
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Intensive Care, Erasme HospitalFree University of BrusselsBrusselsBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-83392-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-18981-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-83392-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0933-6788
  • About this book