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The Resource Hospital-acquired pneumonia, editor, Ilias I. Siempo, (electronic book)

Hospital-acquired pneumonia, editor, Ilias I. Siempo, (electronic book)

Label
Hospital-acquired pneumonia
Title
Hospital-acquired pneumonia
Statement of responsibility
editor, Ilias I. Siempo
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Because of its frequency and associated morbidity and mortality, hospital-acquired pneumonia (usually ventilator-associated pneumonia) is a major clinical problem and imposes a high financial burden. This book was created to provide clinicians and researchers with an updated and concise overview of this major challenge. In six chapters, the book addresses risk factors, etiology and pathophysiology, clinical presentation, prevention and clinical guidlines
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
616.2/41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC771
LC item number
.H673 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Siempo, Ilias I
  • Future Medicine Ltd
Series statement
The Future Science Group eBook collection,
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  • Nosocomial infections
  • Pneumonia
Target audience
adult
Label
Hospital-acquired pneumonia, editor, Ilias I. Siempo, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hospital-acquired pneumonia / Ilias I. Siempos -- Risk factors / Simone Gattarello, Despoina Koulenti & Jordi Rello -- Etiology and pathophysiology of hospital-acquired pneumonia / Ian Weir, Luciano Silvestri & Hendrick K.F. van Saene -- Symptoms, diagnosis and prognosis / Despoina Koulenti & Alexis Tabah -- Ventilator-associated pneumonia / Jana Hudcova & Donald E. Craven -- Prevention as a key measure to improve healthcare quality and patient safety / Dominique M. Vandijck, Stijn I. Blot, Sonia O. Labeau & Dirk P. Vogelaers -- Guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired pneumonia / Adamantia Liapikou -- Index
Control code
9781780842370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (95 p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Restricted to subscribers or individual electronic text purchasers
Isbn
9781780842370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.2217/9781780842370
Other physical details
ill., digital file.
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System details
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader
Label
Hospital-acquired pneumonia, editor, Ilias I. Siempo, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hospital-acquired pneumonia / Ilias I. Siempos -- Risk factors / Simone Gattarello, Despoina Koulenti & Jordi Rello -- Etiology and pathophysiology of hospital-acquired pneumonia / Ian Weir, Luciano Silvestri & Hendrick K.F. van Saene -- Symptoms, diagnosis and prognosis / Despoina Koulenti & Alexis Tabah -- Ventilator-associated pneumonia / Jana Hudcova & Donald E. Craven -- Prevention as a key measure to improve healthcare quality and patient safety / Dominique M. Vandijck, Stijn I. Blot, Sonia O. Labeau & Dirk P. Vogelaers -- Guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired pneumonia / Adamantia Liapikou -- Index
Control code
9781780842370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (95 p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Restricted to subscribers or individual electronic text purchasers
Isbn
9781780842370
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.2217/9781780842370
Other physical details
ill., digital file.
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System details
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader

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