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Intensive Care Medicine

Over the last few years, considerable advances have taken place in the treatment, care, and technology of critically ill patients. Many books on intensive care medicine or critical care medicine are available, but Intensive Care Medicine is essential for ...

Published: 04 Feb 2019

Short patients are more likely to die in intensive care, and researchers don’t know why

New research published in Intensive Care Medicine suggests that taller patients tend to survive at a higher rate than shorter individuals. The study reaches a rather bold conclusion in that short stature may actually be a risk factor if you end up in the ICU.

Source: BGR
Published: 28 Dec 2018

Short People Fare Worse in ICUs: Study

"Also, investigation into the patient characteristics that may be contributing to these differences needs to be done." The report was published Dec. 23 in the journal Intensive Care Medicine.

Published: 26 Dec 2018

Spectral Announces Publication of the post hoc analysis of EUPHRATES trial in Intensive Care Medicine

November 26, 2018 08:00 ET | Source: Spectral Medical Inc. TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spectral Medical Inc. (“Spectral” or the “Company”) (TSX:EDT), a Phase III company developing the first treatment for patients with endotoxemic ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 26 Nov 2018

Aridis Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication of Positive AR-301 Phase 1/2a Data in "Intensive Care Medicine" and "The Lancet Respiratory Medicine"

- Positive safety and efficacy trends of AR-301 in Phase 1/2a clinical trial was presented at the 31st Annual Congress of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine - Potential breakthrough approach to the treatment of critically ill patients with ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 07 Nov 2018

Intensive care survival not linked to calorie intake

Presented on Monday afternoon at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) congress in Paris, the study involved almost 4000 patients across 46 intensive care units (ICUs) in Australia and New Zealand. The study was led by the University of ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 23 Oct 2018

Getinge announces its continued commitment to the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) – LIVES 2018

Getinge, a leading global provider of innovative medical technology, announces its commitment as a major sponsor of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) – LIVES 2018. This event will take place in Paris, France, from October 20 – 24 ...

Published: 04 Oct 2018

“Weekend effects” in intensive care units

Research published today in Critical Care comprehensively investigates the existence of “weekend effects” in intensive care units using elaborate ... whether “weekend effects” exist in intensive care medicine. To do so, we looked at a vast patient ...

Source: BMC Blogs Network
Published: 07 Sep 2017

Intensive Care Medicine - ESICM and ESPNIC

Tap into the most recent developments in the multidisciplinary care for critically-ill patients with the Intensive Care Medicine app. Intensive Care Medicine is an international, peer-reviewed medical journal published by Springer Science+Business Media.

Source: AppAdvice
Published: 07 Apr 2017

Lakeshore General Hospital opens new intensive care units

What pleased both Salasidis and Caron is that doctors, nurses and other medical specialists working on the front line of intensive-care medicine collaborated directly with the architect from the beginning of the process to come up with a functional design.

Source: Montreal Gazette
Published: 31 Jan 2017

Medical Intensive Care Unit

The Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at Yale-New Haven Hospital ... Four teams cover the MICU, each led by a Pulmonary Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Faculty member working with a team of fellows, residents, and midlevel practitioners.

Published: 12 Dec 2017

Baxter to Showcase Critical Care Innovation at the 2018 European Society of Intensive Care Medicine Congress

Product innovations with recent approvals across Baxter’s Acute Therapies, Clinical Nutrition and Medication Delivery businesses to be featured Two Baxter-sponsored symposia with key opinion leaders to focus on helping to prevent medication errors as ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 22 Oct 2018

Case Studies in Adult Intensive Care Medicine

Despatched in 2 business days. Guiding FFICM and EDIC exam candidates through the intensive care medicine curriculum, this book provides 48 case studies mapped to eight key areas of study in the UK and European syllabuses. Cases include clinical vignettes ...

Source: Foyles
Published: 20 Apr 2017

Cross-border intensive care medicine

Frankfurt-based intensive care medical practitioner, Kai Zacharowski, is working on a joint curriculum for Europe. FRANKFURT. Anyone who becomes seriously ill or has an accident while on holiday would like to be treated as well as they are at home.

Source: idw
Published: 16 Feb 2015

Intensive Care Medicine and Anesthesiology open for submissions in Frontiers in Medicine

Today marks the launch of Intensive Care Medicine and Anesthesiology, a new specialty section in the open-access journal Frontiers in Medicine. The specialty section is led by Specialty Chief Editor Professor Zsolt Molnár, University of Szeged, Hungary.

Published: 11 May 2015

Georg Röggla: Intensive care and emergency medicine in Brussels

More than 5000 participants from about 90 countries all around the world took part at the 30th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine in Brussels, Belgium from March 9th to March 12th, 2010. The declared goal of this meeting was ...

Published: 17 Mar 2010

Spectral Announces Publication of the post hoc analysis of EUPHRATES trial in Intensive Care Medicine

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spectral Medical Inc. (“Spectral” or the “Company”) (TSX:EDT), a Phase III company developing the first treatment for patients with endotoxemic septic shock guided by a companion diagnostic, today ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 26 Nov 2018

Good vibrations in the intensive care unit

Today’s intensive care medicine allows us to treat patients suffering from life-threatening diseases. Not so long ago, conscious and mobile patients did not fit the daily routine of ICU-treatment. Induced coma, mechanical ventilation or extracorporeal ...

Source: BMC Blogs Network
Published: 09 Jan 2017

Synopsis of Intensive Care Medicine.

Synopsis of Intensive Care Medicine. L. I. G. WORTHLEY. Churchill Livingstone, 1994. Price £59.50. pp. 985. The basis of this textbook is that the understanding of human physiological principles is fundamental to critical illness diagnosis and management.

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 04 Oct 2017

Intensive Care Medicine.

Critical care medicine is rapidly developing into a dynamic subspecialty of internal medicine, and organized texts of this subspecialty are beginning to appear. Because critically ill patients frequently have multi-system failure, medical personnel caring ...

Published: 03 Nov 2017

Cross-border intensive care medicine

Anyone who becomes seriously ill or has an accident while on holiday would like to be treated as well as they are at home. It is vitally important for the patient that the doctor has been well trained, in particular in intensive care medicine. A commission ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 17 Feb 2015

Botswana: Society of Intensive, Critical Care Medicine Launches

Gaborone — The formation of Botswana Society of Intensive and critical Care Medicine(BSICCM) has been long overdue as there is need to form consistent ways for health practitioners in caring for patients who are suffering from life-threatening illnesses.

Published: 16 May 2016

Cross-border intensive care medicine

Cool apps and cool prizes: the European research project webinos is holding a competition for cross-device applications. The best proposals will proceed to the finals in Athens.Using a smart phone to zap through the television channels or using a..

Source: Jura Forum
Published: 16 Feb 2015

Doctor donates $800K to upgrade neo-natal intensive unit in Prince Albert, Sask.

Dr. Lalita Malhotra has donated $800,000 to the Victoria Hospital Foundation in Prince Albert to upgrade the community’s neo-natal intensive care unit. Malhotra has practised medicine in the region for more than 42 years. In 1975, she and her late ...

Source: Toronto Star
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Special care for babies in Newfoundland and Labrador

The four-bed unit will relieve pressure on the busy intensive care unit while also improving ... division manager for medicine, surgery and medical day care at the Janeway. “Everything in health care fluctuates. So, today might be OK and then 12 o ...

Source: The Western Star
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Dr. Peter Safar: A life devoted to cheating death

(Franka Bruns, Post-Gazette) His colleagues know him to be the architect of intensive-care medicine and cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, and call him the driving force behind modern ambulance services. He has won lifetime achievement awards and ...

Source: Post-Gazette
Published: 31 Mar 2002

Cognitive Function 3 and 12 Months After ICU Discharge—A Prospective Cohort Study

Supported, in part, by Aase and Ejnar Danielsens Fund, The Danish Society for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine's research initiative, and the Intensive Care Symposium Hindsgavl. Drs. Estrup’s, Kjer’s, Vilhelmsen’s, and Mathiesen’s ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 04 Sep 2018