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Study Finds ICU Patients Who Survive Respiratory Condition May Suffer from Prolonged Post-Intensive Care Syndrome

one of the leading journals in the world for specialists in respiratory and critical care medicine. ARDS is a potentially life-threatening injury to the lungs that occurs most often in an intensive care unit among critically-ill patients with pneumonia or ...

Source: einpresswire.com
Published: 24 Aug 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

Intensive Care Medicine

"Intensive Care Medicine" is the publication platform for the communication and exchange of current work and ideas in intensive care medicine. It is intended for all those who are involved in intensive medical care, physicians, anaesthetists, surgeons ...

Source: link.springer.com
Published: 23 Aug 2017

GE Healthcare Goes beyond Traditional Ventilation Solutions at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine Annual Congress

BARCELONA, Spain--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE Healthcare is highlighting its industry leading credentials and new innovations in Intensive Care Medicine at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) annual congress in Barcelona this week. Its new ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 30 Sep 2014

Revision Notes in Intensive Care Medicine

Drawing from the authors’ experiences as successful candidates, and carefully reviewed by consultants, Revision Notes inI ntensive Care Medicine provides the foundation for postgraduate intensive care exam revision.

Source: medicalbooksfree.com
Published: 29 Jun 2017

Intensive care medicine comes of age

Lord Nuffield is reputed to have said, “Anyone can give an anaesthetic and that is the problem.” This could equally well have been said of intensive care medicine over the past 30 years—a specialty without a home and until recently without a ...

Source: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
Published: 20 Dec 2016

Case Studies in Adult Intensive Care Medicine

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, explanations and a list of key ...

Source: am-medicine.com
Published: 05 Jul 2017

MJC ICM works out general guidelines for intensive care medicine

Frankfurt-based intensive care medical practitioner, Kai Zacharowski, is working on a joint curriculum for Europe. 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 ...

Source: News-Medical
Published: 17 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.

Source: blog.frontiersin.org
Published: 11 May 2015

Wrestling legend Ric Flair in intensive care (Video)

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Source: Winston-Salem Journal
Published: 14 Aug 2017

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.

Source: AllAfrica
Published: 16 May 2016

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Boasts Global Impact While Optimizing Outcomes at Home

University of Maryland Rounds features clinical and research updates from the University of Maryland School of Medicine ... patients needing care each year at the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital’s (UMCH) Pediatric Intensive Care Unit ...

Source: umm.edu
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Examination Intensive Care Medicine (2nd edition)

Revising for examinations in intensive care medicine (ICM) has always been a daunting task, with an almost endless syllabus. The second edition of Examination Intensive Care Medicine provides a valuable addition to a prospective candidate’s armamentarium.

Source: onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Published: 12 Sep 2012

The intensive care medicine research agenda on septic shock

In this narrative review, invited by the editorial board of Intensive Care Medicine, we summarize the current position of the field of clinical research in sepsis and septic shock and propose a research agenda to advance this field. What is the current ...

Source: link.springer.com
Published: 12 May 2017

ICU patients who survive ARDS may suffer from prolonged post-intensive care syndrome

one of the world's leading journals for specialists in respiratory and critical care medicine. ARDS is a potentially life-threatening injury to the lungs that occurs most often in an intensive care unit among critically-ill patients with pneumonia or other ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 24 Aug 2017

Critical Care, Intensive Care Medicine

We provide comprehensive critical care services for over 1,800 patients each year who suffer from life-threatening illnesses such as pneumonia, Acute Lung Injury, Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, liver failure, gastrointestinal bleeding, acute kidney ...

Source: hopkinsmedicine.org
Published: 15 Jun 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 MCQs

Intensive care medicine is a dynamic and evolving specialty, requiring its practitioners to be part physician, physiologist and anaesthetist. This requires a firm foundation of knowledge and an ability to apply this to the clinical situation. This book ...

Source: ebook3000.com
Published: 23 Feb 2016

Intensive Care Medicine Experimental

Focuses on basic, translational and experimental research in critical care Regular features will include original articles as well as review articles, letters to the editor, hypotheses, and methods Official journal of The European Society of ...

Source: springer.com
Published: 11 Aug 2017

Examination Intensive Care Medicine

This is a high quality exam-focused resource to facilitate passage through ICU fellowship examinations. There is currently no specific competing publication that specifically meets the goals of an examination guide for ICM trainees. This book covers the ...

Source: elsevier.com
Published: 11 Nov 2011

Stress and burnout in intensive care medicine: an Australian perspective

A call for a multilevel response to an evolving challenge Intensive care medicine (ICM) is an evolving high stakes specialty. Emerging evidence raises questions about the welfare and sustainability of the ICM workforce. Clinician burnout is a phenomenon ...

Source: www.mja.com.au
Published: 20 Feb 2017

Intensive care medicine

Intensive care usually takes a system by system approach to treatment, rather than the SOAP (subjective, objective, analysis, plan) approach of high dependency care. The nine key systems (see below) are each considered on an observation-intervention ...

Source: wow.com
Published: 08 Aug 2017

Intensive care medicine

In countries such as Australia, New Zealand and Spain, where intensive care medicine is a well-established speciality, many larger ICUs are described as "closed". In a closed unit the intensive care specialist takes on the senior role where the patient's ...

Source: revolvy.com
Published: 07 Aug 2007

Expanding intensive care medicine beyond the intensive care unit

Intensive care medicine probably requires the artificial boundaries of an intensive care unit to nurture and legitimize the specialty. The next major step in intensive care medicine is to explore ways of optimizing the outcome of seriously ill patients by ...

Source: www.researchgate.net
Published: 03 Mar 2017

Managing End-Of-Life Decision Making in Intensive Care Medicine – A Perspective from Charité Hospital, Germany

End-of-life-decisions (EOLD) have become an important part of modern intensive care medicine. With increasing therapeutic possibilities on the one hand and many ICU-patients lacking decision making capacity or an advance directive on the other the decision ...

Source: journals.plos.org
Published: 01 Oct 2012

Get to the point in intensive care medicine - the sooner the better?

Timing of therapy plays a pivotal role in intensive care patients. Although being evident and self-explanatory, it has to be considered that the appropriateness of a specific therapeutic intervention is likewise important. In view of antibiotic therapy of ...

Source: ccforum.biomedcentral.com
Published: 12 Mar 2013

College of Intensive Care Medicine: Changes to intensive care medicine training

Personal Author: Bevan, Rob; Freebairn, Ross; Lee, Richard; Source: Critical Care and Resuscitation, Vol. 16, No. 4, Dec 2014: 291-293 Document Type: Journal Article ISSN: 1441-2772 Subject: Critical care medicine; Emergency medical services; Intensive ...

Source: search.informit.com.au
Published: 17 Apr 2015

One third of ICU doctors bullied, survey finds, prompting crackdown by College of Intensive Care Medicine

Associate Professor Theresa Jacques is a pioneering intensive care specialist. She's the director of a major ICU. She's tough, passionate, incisive, and if your loved one needs life-saving medical treatment she's someone you'll want to have around.

Source: Sydney Morning Herald
Published: 26 Jan 2017