Category Archives: Infection

ESICM Podcast with Dr Nurul Yaqeen, Malaysia

Dr Adrian Wong speaks to Dr Nurul Yaqeen on the #COVID19 situation in Malaysia in this ESICM podcast.

Dr Adrian Wong is a consultant in critical care in King’s College Hospital, London. He is the chair of the Editorial and Publishing Committee of the ESICM and is passionate about critical care ultrasound and medical education.

Twitter – @avkwong

 

Dr Nurul Yaqeen Mohd Esa is a Consultant Respiratory Physician at Sunway Medical Centre Velocity, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She has been actively involved with the Malaysian Thoracic Society (MTS) as a committee member for MTS Annual Congress of 2017 and 2018, and also for MTS Lung Function Certification Courses since 2015. She is passionate in educating the public on lung health via social media such as Twitter (@drnuruly) and Facebook (Facebook.com/DrNurulYaqeen)

 

 

 

Other contributors

Dr Suresh Kumar Chidambaram, Consultant Infectious Disease Physician and Head of Infectious Disease (ID) Unit in Hospital Sungai Buloh

Dr Rasidah Senian, Consultant ID Physician, Hospital Kuala Lumpur

Dr Wee Tong Ming, Consultant Emergency Physician,
Medical Director of Sunway Medical Centre Velocity, Malaysia

Key Reference

Malaysian Health Portal

ESICM Webinar with Prof Yaseen Arabi

Prof. Yaseen ARABI, MD, FCCP, FCCM, ATSF is Chairman of the Intensive Care Department, Medical Director, Respiratory Services and Professor at the College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Services (KSAU-HS), King Abdullah International Medical Research Center (KAIMRC), King Abdulaziz Medical City Ryadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  He  is the principal investigator of several multicenter RCTs and studies on MERS.

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Dr Lennie DERDE, MD, PhD obtained her PdD degree in 2013 with a doctoral thesis on controlling antibiotic resistance in the ICU.  She is the European co-lead of an international adaptive platform trial studying the best treatment for Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) in ICU patients and additional interventional studies to be undertaken during epidemics/pandemics.  She is a member of the Dutch intensivists (NVIC) Taskforce on Infectious Threats, the ESICM Coronavirus Task Force and ESICM/ESCMID/ERS Severe CAP Committee.

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Prof Arabi’s slideset

Excellent summary thread from Dr Aoife Abbey

And FOAMecmo ‘s Infographic

ESICM Podcast with Prof Hashimoto (3/2/2020)

Dr Adrian Wong speaks to Prof Satoru Hashimoto on the #COVID19 situation in Japan in this ESICM podcast.

Dr Adrian Wong is a consultant in critical care in King’s College Hospital, London. He is the chair of the Editorial and Publishing Committee of the ESICM and is passionate about critical care ultrasound and medical education.

Twitter – @avkwong

 

Professor Satoru Hashimoto is a director of Intensive Care Medicine at the university hospital of Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine. He is an intensivist and at the same time contributing to hospital information technology. He also organized JIPAD (Japanese Intensive Care Patients Database) project as a leader. JIPAD is currently sponsored by Japanese Society of Intensive Care Medicine and now recruiting more than 50 ICUs in Japan and 150 more ICUs will participate this project soon.

 

FOAMecmo ‘s brilliant summary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Q&A with Prof Hashimoto