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Cardiac Arrest
The Science and Practice of Resuscitation Medicine

2nd Edition

$258.00

Myron Weisfeldt, Mickey S. Eisenberg, Peter Baskett, Douglas Chamberlain, Graham Nichol, David Baker, Kimm Hamann, Dave Beiser, Terry L. Van den Hoek, Lesley A. Kane, Silvia G. Priori, Carlo Napolitano, Dan E. Arking, Jennifer E. Van Eyke, Peter H. Sugden, Wei Xiong, Gordon F. Tomaselli, Martin W. Dünser, Stefan Jochberger, Karl-Heinz Stadlbauer, Volker Wenzel, Jason S. Haukoos, Ronald J. Korthuis, James T. Niemann, Menekhem Zviman, Henry R. Halperin, Johan Herlitz, Anouk van Alem, Volker Wenzel, Karl Wegscheider, Henry Halperin, Sunil K. Sinha, Arthur J. Moss, Hugh G. Calkins, Brian O'Neil, Robert W. Neumar, Uwe Ebmeyer, Gary S. Krause, Thomas Aversano, Kevin R. Ward, Andreas W. Prengel, Michael P. Frenneaux, Stig Steen, Karl B. Kern, Uwe Ebmeyer, Laurence M. Katz, Alan D. Guerci, Tommaso Pellis, Trygve Eftestøl, Hans-Ulrich Strohmenger, Colin Robertson, Catherine Campbell, Ty J. Gluckman, Charles Henrikson, Dominique Ashen, Roger Blumenthal, Leonard A. Cobb, Richard E. Kerber, Charles D. Deakin, Willis A. Tacker, Rudolph W. Koster, Dianne L. Atkins, Roger D. White, Mick Colquhoun, Sian Davies, Mary Ann Peberdy, Sergio Timerman, Ahamed H. Idris, Andrea Gabrielli, Jerry P. Nolan, David A. Gabbott, Barry K. Rayburn, Mark G. Angelos, Thomas Kerz, Gideon Paret, Holger Herff, Max Weil, Shijie Sun, Wanchun Tang, Anette C. Krismer, Martin Dünser, Karl H. Lindner, Markus Zabel, Paul Dorian, Peter Kudenchuk, Edward Platia, Hans-Richard Arntz, Gad Bar-Joseph, Fulvio Kette, Martin von Planta, Lars Wiklund, Joe Bisera, Tom F. Aufderheide, Todd M. Larabee, Norman A. Paradis, Gordon A. Ewy, Michael J. Kellum, Fabian Spöhr, Bernd W. Böttiger, Marko Noc, Bjørn Bendz, Matthias Fischer, Thomas Krafft, Luis García-Castrillo Riesco, Freddy Lippert, Jerry Overton, Iain Robertson-Steel, Johan Herlitz, Michelle Cretikos, Michael Baubin, Walter Rabl, Max Weil, Wanchun Tang, Erga L. Cerchiari, Raúl J. Gazmuri, Iyad M. Ayoub, Juliea Kolarova, Jeejabai Radhakrishnan, Wilhelm Behringer, Stephen Bernard, Michael Holzer, Kees Polderman, Risto Roine, Marjaana Tiainen, Romergryko G. Geocadin, Daniel F. Hanley, Scott M. Eleff, Uwe Ebmeyer, Robert W. Neumar, Alan Cheng, Ronald D. Berger, Robert Berg, Vinay M. Nadkarni, Arthur B. Sanders, Peter Safar, James L. Atkins, Michael T. Handrigan, David Burris, Peter Mair, Beat Walpoth, Tom Silfvast, Birgit Schwarz, Kennon Heard, Wolfgang Ummenhofer, Quinn Hogan, Eldar Soreide, Mathias Zuercher, Mark Stacey, Stephen Morris, Joost Bierens, Peter Morley, David Szpilman, David Warner, Richard Pumphrey, Philip Eisenburger, Benjamin Honigman, Susan Niermeyer, Robert Roach, Wolfgang Voelckel, Wolfgang Lederer, Erga Cerchiari, Peter Kohl, Peter Baskett, Art Sanders, Petter Steen, Alastair Fischer, Graham Nichol, Richard Pawl, Sam Parnia, K. Spearpoint, P.B. Fenwick, Michael Shuster, Walter Kloeck, Edward R. Stapleton, Ulrik Juul Christensen, Allan Braslow, William H. Montgomery, Vinay M. Nadkarni
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  • Date Published: November 2007
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521847001

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  • Cardiac Arrest is the definitive and most comprehensive reference volume in advanced life support and resuscitation medicine. This new edition brings the reader completely up-to-date with developments in the field, focusing on practical issues of decision making, clinical management and prevention, as well as providing explanations of the science informing the practice. This volume is essential reading for all those involved in the emergency care of cardiac patients, either in the pre-hospital or hospital setting.

    • Provides comprehensive coverage of a condition which takes more lives than any other single medical disease
    • Reviews both the underlying science and clinical management of sudden death, and is written to cover the latest treatment protocols and guidelines
    • With an international team of editors and contributors
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    Prizes

    • British Medical Association 1st Prize Winner in the Cardiology category 2008

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    Product details

    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: November 2007
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521847001
    • length: 1374 pages
    • dimensions: 284 x 230 x 71 mm
    • weight: 4.51kg
    • contains: 351 b/w illus. 1 colour illus.
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Introduction
    Part II. Basic Science
    Part IV. The Pathophysiology of Global Ischemia and Reperfusion
    Part V. Perfusion Pressures
    Part VI. Therapy of Sudden Death
    Part VII. External Chest Compression
    Part VIII. Vasopressor Therapy During Cardiac Arrest
    Part IX. Postresuscitation Disease and its Care
    Part X. Special Resuscitation Circumstances
    Part XI. Special Issues in Resuscitation.

  • Editors

    Norman A. Paradis, University of Southern California
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    Henry R. Halperin, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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    Karl B. Kern, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center
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    Volker Wenzel, Medizinische Universität Innsbruck, Austria
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    Douglas A. Chamberlain, Cardiff University
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    Contributors

    Myron Weisfeldt, Mickey S. Eisenberg, Peter Baskett, Douglas Chamberlain, Graham Nichol, David Baker, Kimm Hamann, Dave Beiser, Terry L. Van den Hoek, Lesley A. Kane, Silvia G. Priori, Carlo Napolitano, Dan E. Arking, Jennifer E. Van Eyke, Peter H. Sugden, Wei Xiong, Gordon F. Tomaselli, Martin W. Dünser, Stefan Jochberger, Karl-Heinz Stadlbauer, Volker Wenzel, Jason S. Haukoos, Ronald J. Korthuis, James T. Niemann, Menekhem Zviman, Henry R. Halperin, Johan Herlitz, Anouk van Alem, Volker Wenzel, Karl Wegscheider, Henry Halperin, Sunil K. Sinha, Arthur J. Moss, Hugh G. Calkins, Brian O'Neil, Robert W. Neumar, Uwe Ebmeyer, Gary S. Krause, Thomas Aversano, Kevin R. Ward, Andreas W. Prengel, Michael P. Frenneaux, Stig Steen, Karl B. Kern, Uwe Ebmeyer, Laurence M. Katz, Alan D. Guerci, Tommaso Pellis, Trygve Eftestøl, Hans-Ulrich Strohmenger, Colin Robertson, Catherine Campbell, Ty J. Gluckman, Charles Henrikson, Dominique Ashen, Roger Blumenthal, Leonard A. Cobb, Richard E. Kerber, Charles D. Deakin, Willis A. Tacker, Rudolph W. Koster, Dianne L. Atkins, Roger D. White, Mick Colquhoun, Sian Davies, Mary Ann Peberdy, Sergio Timerman, Ahamed H. Idris, Andrea Gabrielli, Jerry P. Nolan, David A. Gabbott, Barry K. Rayburn, Mark G. Angelos, Thomas Kerz, Gideon Paret, Holger Herff, Max Weil, Shijie Sun, Wanchun Tang, Anette C. Krismer, Martin Dünser, Karl H. Lindner, Markus Zabel, Paul Dorian, Peter Kudenchuk, Edward Platia, Hans-Richard Arntz, Gad Bar-Joseph, Fulvio Kette, Martin von Planta, Lars Wiklund, Joe Bisera, Tom F. Aufderheide, Todd M. Larabee, Norman A. Paradis, Gordon A. Ewy, Michael J. Kellum, Fabian Spöhr, Bernd W. Böttiger, Marko Noc, Bjørn Bendz, Matthias Fischer, Thomas Krafft, Luis García-Castrillo Riesco, Freddy Lippert, Jerry Overton, Iain Robertson-Steel, Johan Herlitz, Michelle Cretikos, Michael Baubin, Walter Rabl, Max Weil, Wanchun Tang, Erga L. Cerchiari, Raúl J. Gazmuri, Iyad M. Ayoub, Juliea Kolarova, Jeejabai Radhakrishnan, Wilhelm Behringer, Stephen Bernard, Michael Holzer, Kees Polderman, Risto Roine, Marjaana Tiainen, Romergryko G. Geocadin, Daniel F. Hanley, Scott M. Eleff, Uwe Ebmeyer, Robert W. Neumar, Alan Cheng, Ronald D. Berger, Robert Berg, Vinay M. Nadkarni, Arthur B. Sanders, Peter Safar, James L. Atkins, Michael T. Handrigan, David Burris, Peter Mair, Beat Walpoth, Tom Silfvast, Birgit Schwarz, Kennon Heard, Wolfgang Ummenhofer, Quinn Hogan, Eldar Soreide, Mathias Zuercher, Mark Stacey, Stephen Morris, Joost Bierens, Peter Morley, David Szpilman, David Warner, Richard Pumphrey, Philip Eisenburger, Benjamin Honigman, Susan Niermeyer, Robert Roach, Wolfgang Voelckel, Wolfgang Lederer, Erga Cerchiari, Peter Kohl, Peter Baskett, Art Sanders, Petter Steen, Alastair Fischer, Graham Nichol, Richard Pawl, Sam Parnia, K. Spearpoint, P.B. Fenwick, Michael Shuster, Walter Kloeck, Edward R. Stapleton, Ulrik Juul Christensen, Allan Braslow, William H. Montgomery, Vinay M. Nadkarni

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