Critical Care Management of the Obese Patient
Copyright © 2012 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Editor(s): Ali A. El Solh
Published Online: 19 APR 2012 05:40AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470655900
Online ISBN: 9781119962083
About this Book
This book provides health professionals with sound clinical advice on management of the obese patient admitted into hospital. It addresses all aspects of the patient's care, as well as serving as a resource to facilitate the management of services, use of clinical information, and negotiation of ethical issues that occur in intensive care. As the number of obese patients in intensive care continues to grow, this book will serve as a comprehensive clinical resource for everyday use by both obesity specialists and emergency medicine physicians.