Chapter 21. Recognition and Management of the Sick Patient

  1. Neville Robinson1 and
  2. George Hall2

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757956.ch21

How to Survive in Anaesthesia: A Guide for Trainees, Third Edition

How to Survive in Anaesthesia: A Guide for Trainees, Third Edition

How to Cite

Robinson, N. and Hall, G. (2007) Recognition and Management of the Sick Patient, in How to Survive in Anaesthesia: A Guide for Trainees, Third Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757956.ch21

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Anaesthesia, Northwick Park and St Mark's Hospitals, Harrow, Middlesex

  2. 2

    Department of Anaesthesia, St George's Hospital Medical School, University of London, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146456

Online ISBN: 9780470757956

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Keywords:

  • anaesthetic trainee;
  • resuscitation;
  • surgery;
  • urinary catheter;
  • analgesia

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Diagnosis

  • Where to resuscitate

  • Communication

  • Treatment

  • Transfer of patients

  • Conclusion