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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Paediatric intensive care.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Peter Barry; Kevin Morris; Tariq Ali, FRCA.
|Awards:||Winner of BMA Medical Book Competition: Paediatrics Category 2011.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xxvi, 917 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Contributors; Symbols and abbreviations; Section 1 General introduction to paediatric intensive care; 1 An introduction to paediatric intensive care; 2 Epidemiology and outcome of paediatric intensive care; 3 Paediatric resuscitation and critical care outreach; 4 Clinical assessment; 5 Physics and clinical measurement; 6 Vascular access and clinical monitoring; 7 Applied physiology and bedside assessment; Section 2 Organ system support and related practical procedures; 8 Airway management and ventilation; 9 Anaesthesia; 10 Analgesia and sedation; 11 Circulatory support. 12 Cardiopulmonary bypass13 Managing fluids, electrolytes, and acid-base; 14 Renal replacement therapies; 15 Nutrition; 16 Heat-related illness; 17 Prescribing; 18 Transport and retrieval; 19 Imaging in paediatric intensive care; Section 3 Specific specialties; 20 Cardiac disorders and postoperative care; 21 Respiratory disease; 22 Neurocritical care; 23 Trauma and burns; 24 Infection control policies and PICU; 25 Immunity and infection; 26 Sepsis and multiple organ failure; 27 Laboratory investigations for infectious disease; 28 Antimicrobial use on the PICU; 29 Neonatology. 30 Gastroenterology and hepatology31 Nephrology; 32 Diabetes and endocrinology; 33 Metabolic disorders; 34 Haematology; 35 Brain death, organ donation, and transplantation; 36 Poisoning; 37 Technology-dependent children; 38 Genetic syndromes; 39 Paediatric intensive care medicine in the developing world; Section 4 Compassionate and family-orientated care; 40 The child and family in PICU; 41 Aspects of the law in paediatric intensive care; 42 Clinical governance, audit, and risk management; 43 Child protection; Appendix; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V.|
|Series Title:||Oxford specialist handbooks in paediatrics.|
|Other Titles:||Pediatric intensive care|
|Responsibility:||edited by Peter Barry, Kevin Morris, Tariq Ali ; with special PICU nursing advisor, Yvonne Heward.|
Paediatric Intensive Care is an excellent text for basic pathophysiology, diagnostic pathways, and management guidelines. It is well suited for its target audience and serves as a ready reference for