Vincent, Jean-Louis

Intensive Care Medicine

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Table of contents

I. The Microcirculation

1. The Microcirculation and Oxidative Stress
A. Harrois, E. Vicaut, J. Duranteau

2. Diagnosis and Treatment of the Septic Microcirculation
C. Ruiz, G. Hernandez, C. Ince

3. Targeted Treatment of Microvascular Dysfunction
J. H. Boyd

II. Hemodynamic Monitoring

4. Diagnosing Hypovolemia in Critically III Patients
A. Perner, U. G. Pedersen

5. Measuring Stroke Volume Using Electrical Impedance Tomography
H. Luepschen, S. Leonhardt, C. Putensen

6. Direct Arterial Pressure Monitoring: Pattern Recognition in the Management of Circulatory Failure
M. Nirmalan, M. R. Pinsky

7. Choosing Patient-tailored Hemodynamic Monitoring
C. Slagt, R.-M. B. G. E. Breukers, A. B. J. Groeneveld

III. Resuscitation Issues

8. Airway and Ventilation during CPR
J. P. Nolan, J. Soar

9. The Role of Gasping in Resuscitation
L. P. Roppolo, P. E. Pepe, B. J. Bobrow

10. Recent Concepts in Burn Resuscitation
D. J. Dries, W. J. Mohr

11. Intra-aortic Balloon Counterpulsation in Cardiogenic Shock
K. Werdan, M. Russ, M. Buerke

Section IV. IV Inflammatory Responses in the Lung

12. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Acute Lung Injury
V. D’Souza, R. C. A. Dancer, D. R. Thickett

13. Role of CD14 in Lung Inflammation and Infection
A. Anas, T. Poll, A. F. Vas

Section V. V Mechanical Ventilation

14. Measurement of Functional Residual Capacity during Mechanical Ventilation
G. Bellani, N. Patroniti, A. Pesenti

15. New and Conventional Strategies for Lung Recruitment in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
P. Pelosi, M. Gama Abreu, P. R. M. Rocco

16. Consequences of Pleural Effusions for Respiratory Mechanics in Ventilated Patients
J. Graf, P. Formenti, J. J. Marini

17. Weaning Failure of Cardiac Origin: Recent Advances
I.-L. Teboul, X. Monnet, C. Richard

VI. Respiratory Failure

18. The Effects of Pleural Effusion
D. Chiumello, V. Berto, E. Gallazzi

19. Fluid Management in Acute Lung Injury and ARDS
A. Roch, C. Guervilly, L. Papazian

20. Life-threatening Respiratory Failure from H1N1 Influenza: Lessons from the Southern Cone Outbreak
C. M. Luna, R. Valentini, O. Rizzo

VII. Infections

21. Cytomegalovirus Infections in Non-immunocompromised Critically III Patients
D. F. Florescu, A. C. Kalil

22. Prevention of Central Venous Catheter-related Infection in the Intensive Care Unit
D. Frasca, C. Dahyot-Fizelier, O. Mimoz

23. Standardization of Care to Improve Outcomes of Patients with Ventilator-associated Pneumonia and Severe Sepsis
M. H. Kollef, S. T. Micek

24. Strategies for Implementation of Evidence-based Guidelines for Prevention of Healthcare-associated Infection
S. Labeau, D. Vandijck, S. Blot

25. Antibiotic Stewardship: Possibilities when Resources Are Limited
D. Curcio

VIII. Metabolic Support

26. Vitamin D in Critical Illness
A. Krishnan, J. Ochola, B. Venkatesh

IX. Anticoagulant Therapies

27. Update on Antithrombin for the Treatment of Burn Trauma and Smoke Inhalation Injury
S. Rehberg, D. L. Traber, P. Enkhbaatar

28. Update on Physiological Anticoagulant Factor Concentrates in Patients with Sepsis
M. Levi, T. Poll

X. Anemia and Blood Transfusions

29. Venous Oxygen Saturation as a Physiologic Transfusion Trigger
B. Vallet, E. Robin, G. Lebuffe

30. Tissue Protective Activities of Erythropoietin
N. S. A. Patel, M. M. Yaqoob, C. Thiemermann

XI. Renal Disease and Therapy

31. Doppler-Based Renal Resistive Index: A Comprehensive Review
M. Darmon, D. Schnell, F. Zeni

32. Atrial Natriuretic Peptide in Postoperative Acute Renal Failure
S.-E. Ricksten, K. Swärd

33. Renal Dysfunction in Chronic Liver Disease
A. Slack, A. Yeoman, J. Wendon

34. Hemofiltration and Hybrid Therapies in 2010
P. M. Honoré, O. Joannes-Boyau, T. Rose

35. Timing of Renal Replacement Therapy
W. Corte, I. Laet, E. A. J. Haste

XII. Neurological Aspects

36. Multimodal Monitoring: A Critical Tool in the Neuro-ICU
K. Shukri, F. S. Ali

37. Hemodynamic Management of Acute Spinal Cord Injury
O. Solaiman, D. Zygun

38. Quantitative CT Scan and CT-Estimated Brain Specific Gravity in TBI
V. Degos, T. Lescot, L. Puybasset

39. Cerebral Perfusion in Sepsis
C. S. Burkhart, M. Siegemund, L. A. Steiner

40. Systemic Complications after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
A. Caricato, R. Maviglia, M. Antonelli

XIII. Perioperative Management

41. Epidural Anesthesia: New Indications for an Old Technique?
A. Gottschalk, C. Ertmer, M. Westphal

42. Risk Assessment and Prevention of Perioperative Stroke
A. Papangelou, M. Mirski

43. Overview of Chronic Post-thoracotomy Pain: Etiology and Treatment
P. K. Battu, T. D. Priest, F. Gao-Smith

XIV. Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

44. The Polycompartment Syndrome: What’s all the Fuss About?
M. L. N. G. Malbrain, I. Laet, J. Waele

45. Laparostomy: Why and When?
A. K. Leppäniemi

XV. Drug Distribution and Clearance

46. Augmented Renal Clearance: Unraveling the Mystery of Elevated Antibiotic Clearance
A. A. Udy, J. A. Roberts, J. Lipman

47. Drug Distribution: Is it a more Important Determinant of Drug Dosing than Clearance?
M. Ulldemolins, J. A. Roberts, J. Rello

XVI. Risk Stratification

48. Risk Stratification in Severe Sepsis: Organ Failure Scores, PIRO or Both?
R. P. Moreno, P. Metnitz, P. Bauer

XVII. Critical Care Outreach

49. On the Response to Acutely Deteriorating Patients
S. Mukherjee, S. J. Brett

50. Identifying Cardiorespiratory Insufficiency Outside the ICU
M. R. Pinsky, M. Hravnak

XVIII. End-of-life Issues

51. An Update on ICU Management of the Potential Organ Donor
M. T. Keegan, K. E. Wood, D. B. Coursin

52. End-at-lite Care in the ICU: Commonalities and Differences between North America and Europe
Y.-L. C. Nguyen, F. B. Mayr, D. C. Angus

XIX. Patient Care

53. Do Sleep Disorders have an Impact on Outcome in ICU Patients?
J. Mantz, C. Paugam-Burtz, S. Hamada

54. Communication in Crisis: The Importance of ‘Verbal Dexterity’
P. G. Brindley

55. Patient Safety and Acute Care Medicine: Lessons for the Future, Insights from the Past
P. G. Brindley

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Intensive / Critical Care Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine

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