Infection control in the intensive care unit [electronic resource] /
H.K.F. van Saene (editor), L. Silvestri (editor), M.A. De La Cal (editor).
2nd ed.
Milan ; New York : Springer, c2005.
xx, 639 p. : ill.
8847001854 (pbk.), 9788847001855 (pbk.)
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Milan ; New York : Springer, c2005.
8847001854 (pbk.)
9788847001855 (pbk.)
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Doody's Reviews, November 2005
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Table of Contents
Essentials in Clinical Microbiology: Glossary of Terms and Definitions
Colonization and Infection
Classification of Micro-Organisms according to their Pathogenicity
Classification of ICU Infections
Gut Microbiology: Surveillance Samples for the Detection of the Abnormal Carrier State.-
Antimicrobials: Systemic Antibiotics
Systemic Antifungals
Enteral Antimicrobials.-
Infection Control: Evidence-Based Infection Control in the Intensive Care Unit
Device Policies
Antibiotic Policies in the Intensive Care Unit
Outbreaks of Infection in Intensive Care Units-Usefulness of Molecular Techniques for Outbreak Analysis
Prevention of Infection Using Selective Decontamination of the Digestive Tract.-
Infections on ICU: Lower Airway Infection
Bloodstream Infections Including Endocarditis and Meningitis
Infections of the Peritoneum Including Pancreas, Mediastinum, Pleura, Wounds, and Urinary Tract
Infection on the Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Units
Immediate Adequate Antibiotics Control Morbidity and Mortality in Patients with Pancreatitis, Extensive Burns, Trauma, Exacerbated
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, or Liver Transplantation
Intensive Care Unit Patients following Transplantation
Clinical Virology in NICU, PICU and Adult ICU, AIDS Patients in the Intensive Care Unit
Therapy of Infection.-
Special Topics: Continuous Renal Replacement Treatment in Sepsis: Many Opinions, Little Evidence
SIRS/Sepsis: Metabolic and Nutritional Changes and Treatment
Gut Mucosal Protection in the Critically Ill Patient
Towards an Integrated Clinical Strategy
Selective Decontamination of the Digestive Tract: the Role of the Pharmacist
Antimicrobial Resistance: a Prospective 5-Year Study
ICU-Acquired Infection: Mortality, Morbidity, and Costs
Evidence-Based Medicine in the Intensive Care Unit
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