There have been tremendous advances in understanding the cellular mechanisms involved in sepsis and contributing to the development of multiple organ dysfunction and mortality in this setting. The chapters in this book provide up-to-date insights into important pathways that are initiated by sepsis.
Critical care physicians, physicians-in-training; physicians who manage critically ill patients (trauma surgeons, cardiac surgeons, pulmonary medicine physicians), hospital administrators
- Acute Lung Injury
- Criticall Illness
Table of contents
Introduction.- The Inflammatory Response.- The Cellular Immune Response.- Mechanisms and Pathways of Dysfunction.- Organ-specific Mechanisms of Dysfunction.