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Fundamental Critical Care Support

Prepare nonintensivists to manage critically ill patients.  

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The Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) course provides healthcare professionals, including nonintensivists, with the training to manage critically ill patients for the first 24 hours or until appropriate critical care consultation can be arranged. The course concentrates on adult critical care but also includes separate sections on critical care for pregnancy and pediatrics.
 
Self-Directed FCCS provides a relaxed learning experience with access to online, interactive didactic sessions, pre- and posttests, and a complementary textbook or eBook. The textbook and eBook are also available for individual purchase.

The self-directed course contains the following modules:
  • Recognition and Assessment of the Seriously Ill Patient
  • Airway Management
  • Cardiopulmonary/Cerebral Resuscitation
  • Diagnosis and Management of Acute Respiratory Failure
  • Mechanical Ventilation I
  • Mechanical Ventilation II
  • Monitoring Oxygen Balance and Acid-Base Status
  • Diagnosis and Management of Shock
  • Neurologic Support
  • Basic Trauma and Burn Support
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Life-Threatening Infections: Diagnosis and Antimicrobial Therapy Selection
  • Management of Life-Threatening Electrolyte and Metabolic Disturbances
  • Special Considerations
  • Critical Care in Pregnancy
  • Ethics in Critical Care Medicine
  • Surgery in Critical Care

Self-Directed FCCS, 7th Edition, eBook

Learn how to provide bedside care for critically ill or injured patients at your own pace from the comfort and convenience of your home or office with Self-Directed Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS). Access the same didactic sessions found in the live version of the seventh edition FCCS course and assess your knowledge through pre- and posttests.

Highlights of the seventh edition include:

  • New case studies to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts
  • Updated pre- and posttests
  • Discussion of hematologic and oncologic considerations
  • Postoperative management of surgical patients, including those with pancreatitis, gastrointestinal bleeding, and abdominal compartment syndrome
  • New content on fluid response, infection management, hemostatic resuscitation, tourniquets in extremity hemorrhage, and emergency airway algorithms

Physicians, nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, and respiratory therapists are eligible to receive 8 hours of continuing education credit. Self-Directed FCCS includes 17 interactive learning modules and the FCCS, seventh edition, eBook (in English), which is an excellent desktop reference.

This version of the FCCS course does not include the skill stations or an FCCS certificate of successful completion.

Non-Member Price: $250.00
Associate Price: $240.00
Professional Price: $215.00
Select Price: $200.00

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Self-Directed FCCS, 7th Edition, Print Book

Learn how to provide bedside care for critically ill or injured patients at your own pace from the comfort and convenience of your home or office with Self-Directed Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS). Access the same didactic sessions found in the live version of the seventh edition FCCS course and assess your knowledge through pre- and posttests.

Highlights of the seventh edition include:

  • New case studies to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts
  • Updated pre- and posttests
  • Discussion of hematologic and oncologic considerations
  • Postoperative management of surgical patients, including those with pancreatitis, gastrointestinal bleeding, and abdominal compartment syndrome
  • New content on fluid response, infection management, hemostatic resuscitation, tourniquets in extremity hemorrhage, and emergency airway algorithms

Physicians, nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, and respiratory therapists are eligible to receive 8 hours of continuing education credit. Self-Directed FCCS includes 17 interactive learning modules and the FCCS, seventh edition, print textbook (in English), which is an excellent desktop reference.

This version of the FCCS course does not include the skill stations or an FCCS certificate of successful completion.

Non-Member Price: $250.00
Associate Price: $240.00
Professional Price: $215.00
Select Price: $200.00

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Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) - 7th Edition eBook

Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) is designed to build and reinforce the skills needed by healthcare professionals to identify, assess, and manage critically ill or injured patients for the first 24 hours or until appropriate critical care consultation can be arranged.

The seventh edition eBook focuses on the evaluation, early recognition, and basic management of critically ill patients using core management strategies and evidence-based concepts.

New content includes:

  • Discussion of hematologic and oncologic considerations
  • Postoperative management of surgical patients including those with pancreatitis, gastrointestinal bleeding, and abdominal compartment syndrome
  • Updated content on fluid response, infection management, hemostatic resuscitation, tourniquets in extremity hemorrhage, and emergency airway algorithms
  • Case scenarios to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts

FCCS, Seventh Edition, is a comprehensive educational resource that equips healthcare professionals with the tools they need to provide bedside care for patients who are or may become critically ill.

Non-Member Price: $85.00
Associate Price: $80.00
Professional Price: $75.00
Select Price: $70.00

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Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) - 7th Edition Print

Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) is designed to build and reinforce the skills needed by healthcare professionals to identify, assess, and manage critically ill or injured patients for the first 24 hours or until appropriate critical care consultation can be arranged.

The seventh edition textbook focuses on the evaluation, early recognition, and basic management of critically ill patients using core management strategies and evidence-based concepts.

New content includes:

  • Discussion of hematologic and oncologic considerations
  • Postoperative management of surgical patients including those with pancreatitis, gastrointestinal bleeding, and abdominal compartment syndrome
  • Updated content on fluid response, infection management, hemostatic resuscitation, tourniquets in extremity hemorrhage, and emergency airway algorithms
  • Case scenarios to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts

FCCS, Seventh Edition, is a comprehensive educational resource that equips healthcare professionals with the tools they need to provide bedside care for patients who are or may become critically ill.

Non-Member Price: $85.00
Associate Price: $80.00
Professional Price: $75.00
Select Price: $70.00

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FCCS: Obstetrics eBook Bundle

Build core critical care knowledge and expand into the specifics of providing care to the critically ill or injured pregnant patient. The bundle has been updated to include the Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) , Seventh Edition, and FCCS: Obstetrics eBooks.

New content in FCCS , Seventh Edition, includes hematologic and oncologic considerations, new case studies to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts, and more.

FCCS: Obstetrics covers physiologic changes during pregnancy, obstetric medical conditions and their appropriate treatment, neonatal management, and more.

Non-Member Price: $145.00
Associate Price: $135.00
Professional Price: $125.00
Select Price: $115.00

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FCCS: Resource Limited eBook Bundle

Build core critical care knowledge and expand into the unique challenges of providing critical care in locations with resource limitations and transport delays. The bundle has been updated to include the Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) , Seventh Edition, and FCCS: Resource Limited eBooks.

New content in FCCS , Seventh Edition, includes hematologic and oncologic considerations, new case studies to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts, and more.

FCCS: Resource Limited covers the treatment of injuries such as burns, blasts, polytrauma, tropical diseases, and others that are commonly encountered in resource-limited settings.

Non-Member Price: $145.00
Associate Price: $135.00
Professional Price: $125.00
Select Price: $115.00

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FCCS: Obstetrics Print Bundle

Build core critical care knowledge and expand into the specifics of providing care to the critically ill or injured pregnant patient. The bundle has been updated to include the Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) , Seventh Edition, and FCCS: Obstetrics textbooks.

New content in FCCS , Seventh Edition, includes hematologic and oncologic considerations, new case studies to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts, and more.

FCCS: Obstetrics covers physiologic changes during pregnancy, obstetric medical conditions and their appropriate treatment, neonatal management, and more.

Non-Member Price: $145.00
Associate Price: $135.00
Professional Price: $125.00
Select Price: $115.00

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FCCS: Resource Limited Print Bundle

Build core critical care knowledge and expand into the unique challenges of providing critical care in locations with resource limitations and transport delays. The bundle has been updated to include the Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS) , Seventh Edition, and FCCS: Resource Limited textbooks.

New content in FCCS , Seventh Edition, includes hematologic and oncologic considerations, new case studies to help guide the reader through learning objectives and emphasize important concepts, and more.

FCCS: Resource Limited covers the treatment of injuries such as burns, blasts, polytrauma, tropical diseases, and others that are commonly encountered in resource-limited settings.

Non-Member Price: $145.00
Associate Price: $135.00
Professional Price: $125.00
Select Price: $115.00

Please Log in to Continue

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