Home > Books > Avoiding Common ICU Errors
Avoiding Common ICU Errors
View PDF

Avoiding Common ICU Errors

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Marcucci, Lisa; Martinez, Elizabeth A.; Haut, Elliott, R.; Slonim, Anthony D.; Suarez, Jose I.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-76739-2
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections
  • Also Recommended

This pocket book succinctly describes 270 errors commonly made by attendings, residents, interns, nurses, and nurse-anesthetists in the intensive care unit, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these errors.

Each error is described in a short, clinically relevant vignette, followed by a list of things that should always or never be done in that context and tips on how to avoid or ameliorate problems. Coverage includes all areas of ICU practice except the pediatric intensive care unit.

The book can easily be read immediately before the start of a rotation or used for quick reference on call.

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Marcucci, Lisa; Martinez, Elizabeth A.; Haut, Elliott, R.; Slonim, Anthony D.; Suarez, Jose I.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-76739-2
  • Specialty:
    Anesthesiology
    Critical Care
    Critical Care Medicine
    Perioperative
    Residents
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 896
  • Illustrations: 23
  • Year: 2006

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas This award-winning human anatomy general reference is a 3D visualization and learning tool used to interact with and explore the systems of the human body.
JOTM
PsycINFO® A comprehensive international bibliographic database, PsycINFO® provides access to more than 4 million citations in 29 languages.
JOTM
Journal of Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants The JBJS Journal of Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants is an academic resource that delivers ongoing orthopaedic education for physician assistants and nurse practitioners.
JOTM
Harvard Review of Psychiatry Founded by the Harvard Medical School’s Department of Psychiatry, this is the authoritative source for scholarly reviews and perspectives on important topics in psychiatry.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Orthopaedic Basic Science: Foundations of Clinical Practice, 4th Edition
Concise and clinically relevant resource for the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases and conditions.

AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review, 2nd Edition
Offers sweeping coverage of core orthopaedic knowledge that spans the spectrum of the orthopaedic specialties.