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Published: 24 October 2013

1,264 Pages | 53 black and white illustrations and 20 black and white photographs


ISBN: 9780199692804

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Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Third Edition and Emergencies in Critical Care Second Edition Pack

Mervyn Singer and Andrew Webb
Edited by Martin Beed , Richard Sherman , and Ravi Mahajan

Emergencies in...

  • The first port of call for anyone caring for critically ill patients
  • Every topic starts on a new page following a problem-orientated layout to aid ease-of-use
  • Features up-to-date references and invaluable clinical advice, reflecting recent advancements and the current evidence base
  • Easily accessible evidence-based guide for managing emergencies in critical care
  • Utilises the standard "ABC" approach to emergency medicine with easy-to-follow classifications of emergencies

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to reflect current national guidelines, recent research and new areas of importance
  • The Oxford Handbook of Critical Care features a wealth of new topics, including outreach support, admission criteria, survivor follow-up and more
  • Emergencies in Critical Care covers new areas of importance, including how to deal with adverse events and critical incidents involving critically ill patients, patient-safety and improved patient rescue packages, and on the practicalities of infection control procedures
  • Emergencies in Critical Care includes normal values compiled into one short chapter for quick reference
  • Emergencies in Critical Care Includes a re-written chapter on procedures allowing for better understanding of the practical requirements

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