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St George Hospital professor of intensive care honoured with UNSW Doctor of Science Award

In addition to his research profile, he has made a substantive contribution to education in intensive care medicine at undergraduate and postgraduate level in the past 25 years. He was instrumental in establishing the College of Intensive Care Medicine.

Source: The Leader
Published: 16 May 2019

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

the 2015 Bernhard Dräger Award for Advanced Treatment of Acute Respiratory Failure from the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, the Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, the Fondation pour la Recherche Médicale (FDM 20150734498), and ...

Source: ATS Journals
Published: 01 May 2019

Computer simulators show how to reduce damage to lungs of children in intensive care

published in the journal Intensive Care Medicine Changing the ventilation settings for children on life support can reduce the risk of damage to their lungs, researchers at the University of Warwick and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia have found on ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 20 Feb 2019

Retired Stanford professor Edward Rubenstein, pioneer in intensive care medicine, dies at 94

Edward Rubenstein, MD, professor emeritus of primary care and population health at the Stanford University School of Medicine and the author of an early textbook on intensive care medicine, died March 11 of natural causes. He was 94. Described by many as ...

Source: med.stanford.edu
Published: 20 Mar 2019

Working Life: Dr Carl Fagan, consultant in intensive care medicine, Beacon Hospital, Dublin

My day begins with a handover from the night staff in the Beacon’s intensive care unit (ICU). They brief us on overnight developments such as changes in a patient’s condition, or a new admission. Our patient’s in ICU have acute medical illnesses or ...

Source: Irish Examiner
Published: 24 Mar 2019

One nurse's haunting account of working in intensive care where life hangs by a thread

Turning sick people away from hospital is becoming an everyday occurrence. A report last year by the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine found that 80 per cent of ICUs were sending patients to other hospitals as they had no beds. Then there’s the lack of ...

Source: dailymail.co.uk
Published: 02 Mar 2019

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 ...

Source: Annals.org
Published: 02 Mar 2019

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: Cambridge University Press
Published: 03 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

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”) (EDT.TO), a Phase III company developing the first treatment for patients with endotoxemic septic shock guided by a companion diagnostic, today announces ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 26 Nov 2018

Five-Year Survival and Causes of Death in Children After Intensive Care—A National Registry Study*

1 Department of Anesthesiology, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland. 2 Division of Intensive Care Medicine, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland. 3 Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Medical Research Centre of Oulu University and Oulu ...

Source: LWW Journals
Published: 03 Feb 2019

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With Cellulitis Requiring Intensive Care

the Netherlands 4 Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands 5 Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands 6 Department of Medical ...

Source: JAMA
Published: 03 Feb 2019

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

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: Barron's
Published: 19 Oct 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

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

TORONTO, Nov 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spectral Medical Inc. ("Spectral" or the "Company") (EDT), a Phase III company developing the first treatment for patients with endotoxemic septic shock guided ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 26 Nov 2018

Clinical Intensive Care and Acute Medicine

This new edition provides an accessible account of the essentials of intensive care medicine. The core of the book focuses on areas common to all critically ill patients including fluid therapy, sedation, shock, infection and other central topics.

Source: Cambridge University Press
Published: 26 Aug 2018

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

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aridis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARDS), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of targeted immunotherapies using fully human monoclonal antibodies, or mAbs, to treat life ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 07 Nov 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

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 ...

Source: Annals.org
Published: 04 Feb 2019

Simulation and (Pre) Crisis Management in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine

Chaired by Dr M Vizcaychipi and Dr K Haire, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, supported by Professor M Takata. Session I: The importance of the environment when considering human factors during training in medicine - Learning from the Cybernetic Lab ...

Source: Imperial College London
Published: 14 Nov 2018

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

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), a leading global medical products company, will highlight its latest innovations in critical care at the 2018 European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) congress in Paris from Oct. 20-24.

Source: Business Wire
Published: 19 Oct 2018

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

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), a leading global medical products company, will highlight its latest innovations in critical care at the 2018 European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) congress in Paris from Oct. 20-24. The company will also ...

Source: PharmiWeb
Published: 19 Oct 2018

Lactate as a Risk Marker in Emergency and Intensive Care Medicine

A lactate increase under physiological conditions is an expression of the adaptation of the organism to situations in which so much oxygen is consumed that aerobic metabolic pathways for the generation of adenosine triphosphate for the cell metabolism are ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 03 Oct 2018

Intensive Care Medicine

What is Intensive Care Medicine and how did the specialty arise? Intensive care medicine is a young specialty that deals with the medical treatment of the sickest patients in the hospital. Intensive care medicine doctors are called intensivists and are ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 29 Aug 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

NHS intensive care 'at its limits' because of staff shortages

the dean of the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine (FICM). “It is important that bed occupancy rates do not exceed 85% in order to ensure there is capacity for emergencies. The reality is that many units are quickly reaching 100% capacity whenever there ...

Source: The Guardian
Published: 29 Jan 2017

Manual of Intensive Care Medicine by Richard S Irwin

Irwin & Rippe's Manual of Intensive Care Medicine has established itself as an invaluable reference for students, interns, residents, fellows, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, nurses, and respiratory care practitioners working in the critical ...

Source: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Published: 31 Jan 2018