Critical Care Medicine Best Books

What is Critical Care Medicine?

Critical Care Medicine is the branch of medicine that focus on treating critically-ill patients usually in the intensive care unit. This includes but not limited to resuscitation, intubation, placing central lines, and other invasive procedures like thoracentesis, paracentesis and placing chest tubes.

critical care medicine books

The best books for critical care medicine recommended by fellows and intensivists include the following:

Marino's The ICU Book

The Ventilator Book

The Advanced Ventilator Book

Acid-Base, Fluids, and Electrolytes

Alternative books to consider if above not available:

Critical Care Medicine

Core Topics in Airway Management

The Best Critical Care Medicine Board Review Books include:

Critical Care Medicine Review

Critical Care Examination and Board Review

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