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Uniform Title Infectious diseases in critical care medicine
Title Infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship in critical care medicine / edited by Burke A. Cunha, Cheston B. Cunha
Edition Fourth edition
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2020
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Summary "This new edition features chapters that explain the tenets of differential diagnostic reasoning, differential diagnostic characteristics of fever patterns in the CCU. The proper interpretation of rapid diagnostic tests, in the appropriate clinical context, is included"-- Provided by publisher
Notes Preceded by Infectious diseases in critical care medicine / edited by Burke A. Cunha. 3rd ed. c2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Cheston B. Cunha, MD, FACP is Medical Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program at Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. He is also an attending in adult infectious disease in the Division of Infectious Diseases is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brown University Alpert School of Medicine. Dr. Cunha has written/co-written 51 articles, 53 book chapters and 7 books. He has been an Editor of Antibiotic Stewardship, Antibiotic Essentials (15th, 16th Edition), Clinical Infectious Diseases (3rd Edition), and Infectious Diseases in Critical Care Medicine and Antibiotic Stewardship (4th Edition). He has been an annual recipient of the Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award from the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Burke A. Cunha, MD, MACP is Chief, Infectious Disease Division at NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, New York and Professor of Medicine, State University of New York School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York. He is one of the world’s leading authorities on antimicrobial therapy and clinical infectious diseases. He has written/edited 1355 articles, 221 book chapters, and 36 books. He has received numerous teaching awards, including the Aesculapius Award for teaching excellence and the Spatz Award for clinical excellence. Dr. Cunha is a Master of the American College of Physicians, awarded for lifetime achievement as a Master Clinician and Master Teacher
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Subject Communicable Diseases -- diagnosis.
Communicable Diseases -- therapy.
Anti-Bacterial Agents -- therapeutic use.
Antimicrobial Stewardship.
Critical Care.
Diagnosis, Differential.
Critical care medicine.
Intensive care units.
Nosocomial infections.
MEDICAL / Emergency Medicine
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
Form Electronic book
Author Cunha, Burke A., editor.
Cunha, Cheston B., editor.
LC no. 2020006252
ISBN 1315099535