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Infection and inflammation

Edited by Carl Waldmann, Neil Soni and Andrew Rhodes

in Oxford Desk Reference: Critical Care

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ISBN: 9780199229581
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725722 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199229581.003.0027

Series: Oxford Desk Reference

Infection and inflammation

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Pathophysiology of sepsis and multi-organ failure - Infection control—general principles - HIV - Severe falciparum malaria - Vasculitides in the ICU - Source control - Selective decontamination of the digestive tract (SDD) - Markers of infection - Adrenal insufficiency and sepsis

Chapter.  12498 words. 

Subjects: Critical Care

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