TITLE

Otorhinolaryngological problems occurring within the intensive care unit

AUTHOR(S)
Roth, Yehudah; Sokolov, Maxim; Adler, Moshe; Ezry, Tiberiu; Harell, Moshe
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Intensive Care Medicine;Jun2003, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p884
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Objective: An overview of common otorhinolaryngological (ORL) problems and procedures in the intensive care unit (ICU) is presented.Focus: Diagnostic, management, and treatment aspects of some conditions are discussed with emphasis on the potential difficulties encountered in the ICU. Approach recommendations are outlined as well as a list of required basic equipment.Conclusions: Otorhinolaryngology should be included in intensive care continuing medical education programs.
ACCESSION #
16629425

 

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