© 1999

Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1999

  • Jean-Louis Vincent


  • The most recent developments in intensive care medicine!

  • Written by internationally most renowned specialists!

Conference proceedings

Part of the Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (YEARBOOK, volume 1999)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXII
  2. Predisposition to Critical Illness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. W. Bernal, P. Donaldson, J. Wendon
      Pages 10-18
  3. Immunologic Responses

  4. Metabolic Support

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. H. Barle, P. Essén, J. Wernerman
      Pages 75-91
    3. C. Pichard, P. Jolliet, J.-A. Romand
      Pages 92-97
    4. R. Stocker, U. Bürgi
      Pages 98-104
    5. J.-P. Revelly, M. Berger, R. Chioléro
      Pages 105-114
  5. Infectious Challenges

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. M. Ionescu, M. J. Zervos
      Pages 117-130
    3. A. Torres, S. Ewig, H. Cabello
      Pages 141-151

About these proceedings


The Yearbook compiles the most recent, widespread developments of experimental and clinical research and practice in one comprehensive reference book. The chapters are written by well recognized experts in their field of intensive care and emergency medicine. It is addressed to everyone involved in internal medicine, anesthesia, surgery, pediattrics, intensive care and emergency medicine. (With approximately 90 contributions.)


Emergency medicine Internal medicine anesthesia care intensive care surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean-Louis Vincent
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Intensive Care, Erasme HospitalFree University of BrusselsBrusselsBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1999
  • Authors Jean-Louis Vincent
  • Series Title Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-540-65288-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-662-13453-5
  • Series ISSN 0942-5381
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXII, 717
  • Number of Illustrations 106 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Intensive / Critical Care Medicine
    Emergency Medicine
    Internal Medicine
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