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date: 20 August 2017

Updates

28th April 2016.

Substantial amendments made

13 Ethical issues in cardiac arrest and acute cardiac care: a European perspective

19 Clinical assessment and monitoring of chest radiographs

23 Cardiac magnetic resonance in the intensive and cardiac unit

30 Portable (short-term) mechanical circulatory support

35 The use of biomarkers for acute cardiovascular disease

37 Biomarkers in acute heart failure

45 Mechanical complications of myocardial infarction

50 Gender considerations in acute coronary syndromes

56 Atrial fibrillation and supraventricular arrhythmias

62 Cardiac complications in trauma

72 Infections, sepsis, multiorgan dysfunction syndrome

73 Acute pain in the intensive cardiac care unit

Minor amendments made

11 The intensive cardiac care unit team

22 Computed tomography angiography and other applications of computed tomography

24 Mechanical ventilation

25 Non-invasive ventilation

29 Renal support therapy

32 Nutrition support in acute cardiac care

42 Systems of care for patients with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI networks)

46 Non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes

47 Percutaneous coronary interventions in patients with acute coronary syndromes

48 Coronary artery bypass graft surgery

49 Cardiogenic shock in patients with acute coronary syndromes

60 Congenital heart disease in adults

66 Pulmonary embolism

67 Stroke

70 Bleeding and haemostasis disorders

74 Acute cognitive disorders: recognition and management of delirium in the cardiovascular intensive care unit

76 Perioperative cardiac care of the high-risk non-cardiac patient

77 Perioperative management of the high-risk surgical patient: cardiac surgery

Chapter reviewed: no change required

2 Training and certification in acute cardiac care

3 Patient safety and clinical governance

4 Databases, registries, and quality of care

5 Sudden cardiac death: epidemiology and prevention

7 The emergency medical system

9 Acute dyspnoea in the emergency department

12 The heart team in acute cardiac care

14 Pathophysiology and clinical assessment of the cardiovascular system (including pulmonary artery catheter)

15 The respiratory system

16 Neurological assessment of the acute cardiac care patient

17 Monitoring of the kidneys, liver, and other vital organs

18 Blood gas analysis : acid-base and fluid and electrolyte disorders

20 Echocardiography and thoracic ultrasound

21 Ultrasound-guided vascular access in intensive/acute cardiac care

26 Temporary pacing

27 Pericardiocentesis

28 Chest tubes

31 Implanted cardiac support devices

33 Physiotherapy in critically ill patients

34 Donor organ management

38 Biomarkers of coagulation and thrombosis

40 Atherosclerosis and thrombosis

41 The universal definition of myocardial infarction

43 ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

44 Fibrinolytic, antithrombotic, and antiplatelet drugs in acute coronary syndromes

51 Acute heart failure: epidemiology, classification, and pathophysiology

53 Non-pharmacological therapy of acute heart failure: when drugs alone are not enough

55 Conduction disturbances and pacemaker

57 Ventricular tachyarrhythmias and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator

59 Acute valve disease and endocarditis

61 Aortic emergencies

63 Cardiac emergencies in pregnancy

64 Acute respiratory failure and acute respiratory distress syndrome

65 Pulmonary hypertension

68 Acute kidney injury

69 Hyperglycaemia, diabetes, and other endocrine emergencies

71 Anaemia and transfusion

75 Special considerations in the immunosuppressed patient

78 Palliative care in the intensive cardiac care unit

27th July 2017.

Substantial amendments made

19 Clinical assessment and monitoring of chest radiographs

40 Atherosclerosis and thrombosis

48 Coronary artery bypass graft surgery

49 Cardiogenic shock in patients with acute coronary syndromes

54 Acute heart failure: heart failure surgery and transplantation

56 Atrial fibrillation and supraventricular arrhythmias

58 Myocarditis and pericarditis

59 Acute valve disease and endocarditis

66 Pulmonary embolism

67 Stroke

72 Infections, sepsis, multiorgan dysfunction syndrome

Minor amendments made

4 Databases, registries, and quality of care

6 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the post-cardiac arrest syndrome

9 Acute dyspnoea in the emergency department

13 Ethical issues in cardiac arrest and acute cardiac care: a European perspective

20 Echocardiography and thoracic ultrasound

22 Computed tomography angiography and other applications of computed tomography

25 Non-invasive ventilation

33 Physiotherapy in critically ill patients

36 Biomarkers in acute coronary syndromes

37 Biomarkers in acute heart failure

45 Mechanical complications of myocardial infarction

47 Percutaneous coronary interventions in patients with acute coronary syndromes

62 Cardiac complications in trauma

68 Acute kidney injury

70 Bleeding and haemostasis disorders

77 Perioperative management of the high-risk surgical patient: cardiac surgery

Chapter reviewed: no change required

1 Intensive and acute cardiac care: an introduction

2 Training and certification in acute cardiac care

3 Patient safety and clinical governance

5 Sudden cardiac death: epidemiology and prevention

7 The emergency medical system

10 Recommendations for the structure, organization, and operation of intensive cardiac care units

11 The intensive cardiac care unit team

12 The heart team in acute cardiac care

14 Pathophysiology and clinical assessment of the cardiovascular system (including pulmonary artery catheter)

15 The respiratory system

16 Neurological assessment of the acute cardiac care patient

18 Blood gas analysis : acid–base and fluid and electrolyte disorders

21 Ultrasound-guided vascular access in intensive/acute cardiac care

23 Cardiac magnetic resonance in the intensive and cardiac unit

24 Mechanical ventilation

26 Temporary pacing

27 Pericardiocentesis

28 Chest tubes

29 Renal support therapy

30 Portable (short-term) mechanical circulatory support

31 Implanted cardiac support devices

32 Nutrition support in acute cardiac care

34 Donor organ management

35 The use of biomarkers for acute cardiovascular disease

38 Biomarkers of coagulation and thrombosis

39 Biomarkers of renal and hepatic failure

41 The universal definition of myocardial infarction

42 Systems of care for patients with acute ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI networks)

46 Non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes

50 Gender considerations in acute coronary syndromes

51 Acute heart failure: epidemiology, classification, and pathophysiology

53 Non-pharmacological therapy of acute heart failure: when drugs alone are not enough

55 Conduction disturbances and pacemaker

60 Congenital heart disease in adults

61 Aortic emergencies

63 Cardiac emergencies in pregnancy

64 Acute respiratory failure and acute respiratory distress syndrome

65 Pulmonary hypertension

69 Hyperglycaemia, diabetes, and other endocrine emergencies

73 Acute pain in the intensive cardiac care unit

74 Acute cognitive disorders: recognition and management of delirium in the cardiovascular intensive care unit

75 Special considerations in the immunosuppressed patient

76 Perioperative cardiac care of the high-risk non-cardiac patient

78 Palliative care in the intensive cardiac care unit