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Infection and inflammation

Mervyn Singer and Andrew R. Webb

in Oxford Handbook of Critical Care

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199235339
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598861 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199235339.003.00031

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

 						Infection and inflammation

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Infection control—general principles - Infection control—HIV - Infection control—dangerous pathogens - Routine changes of disposables - Infection—diagnosis - Infection—treatment - Systemic inflammation/multi‐organ failure—causes - Systemic inflammation/multi‐organ failure—management - Sepsis and septic shock—treatment - Multi‐resistant infections - Necrotising fasciitis - HIV‐related disease - Malaria - SARS, VHF, and H5N1 - Rheumatic disorders - Vasculitis - Toxic epidermal necrolysis - Anaphylactoid reactions

Chapter.  7702 words. 

Subjects: Critical Care

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