The book provides a concise coverage of various aspects of critical care medicine written in a simple and easy to understand format. Some major health disorders commonly encountered in critical care units are discussed in this volume. Each disease is discussed with relevant practical aspects of the day to day care with particular reference to etiology, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and management. It is intended to provide a convenient and rapid source of information related to the subject. The book is written in a simple and easy-to-understand format. Some major health disorders commonly encountered in critical care units are being selected to discuss in this volume.