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The Resource Sepsis : new strategies for management, Jordi Rello, Marcos I. Restrepo, editors, (electronic book)

Sepsis : new strategies for management, Jordi Rello, Marcos I. Restrepo, editors, (electronic book)

Label
Sepsis : new strategies for management
Title
Sepsis
Title remainder
new strategies for management
Statement of responsibility
Jordi Rello, Marcos I. Restrepo, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sepsis is an important public health problem around the world. Severe sepsis carries significant morbidity, mortality and high costs. The incidence of sepsis is increasing because of the aging population, the growing number of immunocompromised hosts, the increasing use of invasive procedures, and, to a lesser extent, antibiotic resistance among pathogens. Despite recent advances in the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and therapeutic approaches the mortality rate associated with this condition remains high. Therefore, the goal of Sepsis: New Strategies is to review novel targets to be considered in p
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
616.9/44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC182.S4
LC item number
S456 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Rello, Jordi
  • Restrepo, Marcos I
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  • Septicemia
  • Septic shock
  • Sepsis
  • Sepsis
  • Intensive
  • Internal Medicine
  • Communicable diseases
  • Medicine & Public Health
Label
Sepsis : new strategies for management, Jordi Rello, Marcos I. Restrepo, editors, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Macrolides in severe community-acquired pneumonia and sepsis -- The potential role of statins in severe sepsis -- The genetics of sepsis: the promise, the progress and the pitfalls -- Corticoids in severe pneumonia -- Aging, inflammation, and pneumococcal disease -- Nonspecific removal of sepsis mediators -- Optimal antibiotic use in severe community-acquired pneumonia -- Dose adjustment and pharmacodynamic considerations for antibiotics in severe sepsis and septic shock
Control code
SPR272298817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 142 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611512859
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Sepsis : new strategies for management, Jordi Rello, Marcos I. Restrepo, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Macrolides in severe community-acquired pneumonia and sepsis -- The potential role of statins in severe sepsis -- The genetics of sepsis: the promise, the progress and the pitfalls -- Corticoids in severe pneumonia -- Aging, inflammation, and pneumococcal disease -- Nonspecific removal of sepsis mediators -- Optimal antibiotic use in severe community-acquired pneumonia -- Dose adjustment and pharmacodynamic considerations for antibiotics in severe sepsis and septic shock
Control code
SPR272298817
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 142 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611512859
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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