The updated Third Edition of ICU Recall facilitates rapid review and memorization with a concise question and answer format. Topics include ethics, pharmacology, radiology, and, especially, ICU-focused questions. You'll find complete coverage of multi-system pathologic processes such as malnutrition, immunosuppression, neoplasia, and manifestations of infection, as well as patient-specific issues such as trauma, burns, transplants, and pediatric problems. This edition includes new techniques for cardiac support, renal support, and immunosuppression and thoroughly updated information on pharmacology, radiology, and monitoring. The enclosed bookmark helps readers self-test by covering the answers.How are the nutritional needs of a burn patient most accurately calculated? Name 2 ways to reduce energy expenditure. What is diabetes of injury? How many calories do burn patients need? What is the preferred major source of calories foranbsp;...
|Author||:||Nelson L. Thaemert, Charles E. Hobson, Curtis G. Tribble|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008-11-01|