Table of Contents

Key critical care concepts.
Respiratory disorders.
Mechanical ventilation.
Cardiac disorders.
Electrolyte and acid-base disturbances.
Fluid therapy.
Endocrine disorders.
Therapeutic drug overdose.
Neurologic disorders.
Infectious disorders.
Hematologic disorders.
Intraabdominal disorders.
Urogenital disorders.
Nutrition.
Surgical and postoperative conditions.
Trauma.
Anesthesia and pain management.
Environmental emergencies.
Miscellaneous disorders.
Pharmacology.
Monitoring.
Procedures.
ICU design and management.