Pilbeam's Mechanical Ventilation: Physiological and Clinical Applications
5 Rev ed
J. M. Cairo
1 Jan 2012
Applying mechanical ventilation principles to patient care, "Pilbeam's Mechanical Ventilation: Physiological and Clinical Applications, 5th Edition" helps you provide safe, appropriate, and compassionate care for patients requiring ventilatory support. A focus on evidence-based practice includes the latest techniques and equipment, with complex ventilator principles simplified for optimal learning. This edition adds new case studies and new chapters on ventilator-associated pneumonia and on neonatal and pediatric mechanical ventilation. Starting with the most fundamental concepts and building to the most advanced, expert educator J.M. Cairo presents clear, comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of the rapidly evolving field of mechanical ventilation.