Hematologic Challenges in the Critically Ill

  • Aryeh Shander
  • Howard L. Corwin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Jens Meier
    Pages 1-15
  3. Michelle Sholzberg
    Pages 17-39
  4. Amy E. Schmidt, Marisa B. Marques
    Pages 41-63
  5. James E. Littlejohn, Richard L. Applegate II
    Pages 65-88
  6. Christopher R. Barnes, Anthony M. Roche
    Pages 89-102
  7. Lena M. Napolitano
    Pages 103-125
  8. Tulin Budak-Alpdogan, Jeffrey Levine, Phil Dellinger
    Pages 127-144
  9. Annemarie Beth Docherty, Timothy Simon Walsh
    Pages 145-157
  10. Jeannie Callum, Harry L. A. Janssen, Walter Dzik
    Pages 159-184
  11. Nadav Levy, Carolyn F. Weiniger
    Pages 199-213
  12. Michael Gale, Vikram Dhawan, Stephen M. Pastores
    Pages 215-236
  13. Cara Agerstrand, Andrew Eisenberger, Daniel Brodie
    Pages 237-257
  14. Gerardo Tamayo-Enríquez, Daniel Borja-Cacho
    Pages 259-278
  15. Amy E. Schmidt, Majed A. Refaai, Neil Blumberg
    Pages 279-303
  16. Shuoyan Ning, Nancy M. Heddle
    Pages 305-319
  17. Pablo Perez d’Empaire, Pulkit Bhuptani, Selina Ho, C. David Mazer
    Pages 321-340
  18. Jori E. May, Marisa B. Marques
    Pages 341-361
  19. Suma Choorapoikayil, Kai Zacharowski, Christoph Füllenbach, Patrick Meybohm
    Pages 407-423
  20. Back Matter
    Pages 425-437

About this book


This volume provides a comprehensive overview of hematologic issues that clinicians regularly encounter in the critical care environment. The text features hematologic scenarios that affect the adult ICU patient, outlines pathogenesis and challenges associated with the hematologic disorder, and offers treatment modalities. Hematologic issues covered include anemia, hemostatic abnormalities, and risks of transfusion. The book also details challenges in specific ICU populations, such as patients afflicted with liver disease, brain injury, sepsis, cardiovascular disease, malignancy, and trauma. 

Written by experts in the field, Hematologic Challenges in the Critically Ill is a valuable resource for clinicians in the critical care environment who treat critically ill patients afflicted with hematologic complications.


anemia coagulation abnormalities hemorrhage sepsis liver disease vascular disease

Editors and affiliations

  • Aryeh Shander
    • 1
  • Howard L. Corwin
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Hyperbaric MedicineTeam Health Research InstituteEnglewoodUSA
  2. 2.Department of Critical Care MedicineGeisinger Health SystemDanvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-93571-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-93572-0
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology