FCCS: Tropical Diseases




​The Fundamental Critical Care Support: Tropical Diseases textbook is the latest addition to the Fundamentals product line and is available in print or as an eBook. The text was developed to educate healthcare professionals about the transmission, symptoms, management, and prevention of tropical diseases. It is an excellent resource for primary care physicians, emergency physicians, residents and fellows, physicians’ assistants, nurses, and other healthcare personnel who may care for patients with infectious tropical diseases. It is also an integral component of the FCCS: Tropical Diseases licensed course.

Prepared under the direction of SCCM by an international team of leading multiprofessional critical care educators in emergency medicine, infectious diseases, and internal medicine, FCCS: Tropical Diseases covers:

  • Chikungunya virus disease
  • Dengue fever
  • Ebola virus disease
  • Hemorrhagic fevers: Marburg and Lassa viruses
  • Leptospirosis
  • Severe malaria
  • Typhoid fever
  • Viral encephalitis
  • Yellow fever
  • Zika virus infection.
Please contact the Institutional Relations team with any questions at +1 847-827-6869 or via e-mail at fccs@sccm.org.
Single-copy purchases of FCCS: Tropical Diseases can be made through the SCCM store. Pricing is $25 USD for SCCM members and $35 USD for nonmembers. A Spanish version of the textbook will be available in late 2017.