Handbook of Critical and Intensive Care Medicine 3rd Edition

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Handbook of  Critical and Intensive Care Medicine 3rd Edition
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Why write another book on the management of critically ill patients? When I wrote the first edition of this book, over 20 years ago, I had realized the importance of a small pocket book that would be useful for those caring for critically ill patients. Over the past six decades we have seen an enormous growth in the number of intensive care units (ICU) across the world. Indeed, it is estimated that a large proportion of health-care expenses are devoted to patients in these specialized units.