Radiology in the Intensive Care Unit

  • R. Greene

Abstract

This chapter discusses practical aspects of imaging in the intensive care unit (ICU). It deals with technical principles of special importance for imaging critically ill patients, imaging guide-lines for monitoring and support devices; and imaging precepts for the management of patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF), and the adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).

Keywords

Acute Respiratory Failure Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Tension Pneumothorax Vascular Obstruction Radiology Suite 
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