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By American College of Chest Physicians

ACCP severe Care drugs Board assessment: twenty first Edition
DOI: 10.5555/978-0-916609-76-4


Chapter 1. Endocrine Emergencies loose TO VIEW
Chapter 2. Postoperative Crises
Chapter three. Mechanical Ventilation
Chapter four. Hypertensive Emergencies and Urgencies
Chapter five. being pregnant and demanding Illness
Chapter 6. Venous Thromboembolic Disease
Chapter 7. Acute Coronary Syndromes
Chapter eight. middle Failure and Cardiac Pulmonary Edema
Chapter nine. Acute and protracted Liver Failure within the ICU
Chapter 10. Hemodynamic Monitoring
Chapter eleven. Tachycardia and Bradycardia within the ICU
Chapter 12. Infections in AIDS sufferers and different Immunocompromised Hosts
Chapter thirteen. Liberation From Mechanical Ventilation
Chapter 14. Trauma and Burns
Chapter 15. Airway administration, Sedation, and Paralytic Agents
Chapter sixteen. Acute Lung Injury/Acute respiration misery Syndrome
Chapter 17. Coma and Delirium
Chapter 18. the extreme stomach, Pancreatitis, and the belly Compartment Syndrome
Chapter 19. Hypothermia/Hyperthermia and Rhabdomyolysis
Chapter 20. Ventilatory Crises
Chapter 21. Poisonings and Overdoses
Chapter 22. Anemia and RBC Transfusion within the ICU
Chapter 23. Shock
Chapter 24. Coagulopathies, Bleeding issues, and Blood part Therapy
Chapter 25. Gastrointestinal Bleeding within the ICU
Chapter 26. Nutrition
Chapter 27. Resuscitation: Cooling, medicines, and Fluids
Chapter 28. moral concerns in in depth Care Medicine
Chapter 29. reading scientific learn and knowing Diagnostic exams in serious Care Medicine
Chapter 30. Imaging
Chapter 31. method of Acid-Base Disorders
Chapter 32. critical Pneumonia
Chapter 33. ICU guidance, most sensible Practices, and Standardization
Chapter 34. prestige Epilepticus, Stroke, and elevated Intracranial Pressure
Chapter 35. Derangements of Serum Potassium, Sodium, Calcium, Phosphate, and Magnesium
Chapter 36. Antibiotic remedy in serious Illness
Chapter 37. Transplant-Related Issues
Chapter 38. Acute Kidney harm within the ICU
Chapter 39. anxious process Infections and Catheter Infections

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Transthoracic echocardiography with color flow mapping is the diagnostic tool of choice, although the transesophageal approach often is helpful to further quantify the severity of the MR and to plan surgical repair. Initial treatment is afterload reduction with drugs such as nitroprusside and intra-aortic balloon pump support, but the definitive therapy is surgical. Cardiac Free-Wall Rupture: Free-wall rupture is a recognized cause of mortality in patients with acute MI and was reported to be the cause of cardiogenic shock in 3% of patients presenting with shock after an acute MI.

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Noninvasive ventilation for acute exacerbations Chapter 3. Mechanical Ventilation (Schmidt) of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. N Engl J Med. 1995;333(13):817–822. 20. Kramer N, Meyer TJ, Meharg J, Cece RD, Hill NS. Randomized, prospective trial of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in acute respiratory failure. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1995;151(6):1799–1806. 21. Gajic O, Dara SI, Mendez JL, et al. Ventilatorassociated lung injury in patients without acute lung injury at the onset of mechanical ventilation.

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