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Critical care units

Critical care units

a descriptive analysis

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Published by Society of Critical Care Medicine in Des Plaines, IL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Intensive care units -- United States.,
    • Intensive Care Units -- trends -- United States,
    • Intensive Care Units -- statistics & numerical data -- United States,
    • Critical care

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementSociety of Critical Care Medicine.
      ContributionsSociety of Critical Care Medicine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA975.5.I56 C75 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3437090M
      ISBN 100936145196
      LC Control Number2005283027
      OCLC/WorldCa61117482

        Every acute hospital has an ICU which, confusingly to the outside world, doctors often refer to interchangably as a critical care unit, intensive treatment unit or even high dependency : Denis Campbell.


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