Practical Applications of Mechanical Ventilation

by Shaila Shodhan Kamat

This book has been written keeping in mind mainly young resident doctors of anaesthesiology, surgery and medicine confronting mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unit for the first time. For certain reasons no references are quoted in the book. Firstly, it was never objective to produce a reference source book. Secondly, the book is intended to be useful in day-to-day practice and it has been the author experience that including references will make it difficult to achieve a concise format. The attempt has been to produce a clear and practical understanding of ventilators and hence the book provides concise and accurate information on the basics of respiratory physiology, its clinical applications providing optimal knowledge in ventilatory strategy in intensive care. The book comprises of 43 chapters grouped into six parts to cover various aspects of ventilatory management. The aim of this book is to augment clinical teaching and inspire a more detailed study. The book has been written as a practical guide for the people working in an intensive care unit and postgraduate students.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Kamat Shaila Shodhan Goa Medical College, Bambolim, Goa, India
Goa Medical College, Goa, India
ISBN 9788184486261
Speciality Anesthesiology, Critical Care
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11013
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2009
Pages 573
Book Type Reference


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