Update 1990

  • Jean Louis Vincent

Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 10)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. Multiple Organ Failure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. K. E. Unertl, F.-P. Lenhart, G. Ruckdeschel
      Pages 32-39
    3. M. Lamy, G. Deby-Dupont, M. E. Faymonville
      Pages 40-49
  3. Sepsis and Septic Shock

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. S. J. H. van Deventer, A. Sturk, J. W. ten Cate
      Pages 69-75
    3. H. J. Silverman
      Pages 87-99
    4. J. F. Dhainaut, I. Hamy, B. Schremmer
      Pages 100-108
    5. J. D. Baumgartner, M. P. Glauser
      Pages 109-120
    6. R. C. Bone, R. C. Brown
      Pages 121-127
  4. Acute Respiratory Failure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. A. J. Byrne, I. K. Farquhar
      Pages 146-157
    3. C. G. Gemmell, J. Kinsella, C. J. Clark
      Pages 158-165

About these proceedings


This book presents a comprehensive survey in which internationally recognized experts discuss specific topics. The wide spectrum of experimental and clinical investigations include the pathophysiologic, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects. Update 1990 represents the series' continuous effort to combine the most recent developments in one reference source for all those involved in cardiology, internal medicine, pediatrics, anesthesia, intensive care and emergency medicine.


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Editors and affiliations

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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-84125-5
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-52269-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-84125-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0933-6788
  • About this book