D/Costa / Jaypee
Paperback: 207 pages
The present book intends to cover the basics and will take you on a quick “round” of the ICU, from the basic physics (relevant to emergency settings), airways and the applications, a section dedicated to the lungs and new uses including acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) management, the heart and clinical applications for the intensivist. It includes sections on trauma, vascular access, and nerve blocks in addition to a special section on transplant related ultrasound and a section on critical care nephrology and its applications. A section dedicated to various procedures that can be done in the emergency settings along with an upcoming section on neurocritical care uses of the ultrasound.Key Features• One of the first workbooks in India dealing with emergency ultrasound.
• Well-known clinicians as authors.
• Special sections on procedures, neurocritical care, and trauma.
• Ready to reckon diagrams when required.
• Practice points when required.
• Head-to-toe approach emphasized.