ESICM Live Debate – Blood Purification in Sepsis – 18 Sept. 2019

Blood Purification in Sepsis: Are we ready for it?   Blood purification filters as a therapy option for sepsis patients make a lot of sense, to remove endotoxin and sepsis mediators in high amounts….but should we do this? Increased levels of both endotoxin and cytokines are associated with the development of organ dysfunction and impaired […]

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End of Life Care
Master Class – Dec 09-10, 2019

ESICM Brussels Training Centre    End-of-Life Care requires specific knowledge and expertise – and probably also a particular temperament. Join our master class and learn how to assess the severity of illness and prognosis, to consider relevant ethical, legal, religious, cultural issues, to communicate effectively with patients, relatives and medical staff and minimise their distress, […]

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Sepsis and Severe Infections
Master Class – Jan 21-22, 2020

ESICM Brussels Training Centre    Sepsis and Severe Infections is a 2-day master class blending techniques that encourage maximum learning. Special attention is given to interactive activities, case-based discussions, bedside learning, workshops and problem-oriented approach. Pre-course materials will be available for study such as online modules, recorded webinars and webcasts.   More information and how to […]

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Haemodynamic Monitoring
Master Class – Feb 24-26, 2020

ESICM Brussels Training Centre    Haemodynamic Monitoring is a 3-day master class that provides participants with a solid view of the field of cardiovascular physiology and haemodynamic monitoring in the ICU. A high level of interaction is the core feature of our learning methods. This will be guaranteed by a significant amount of time dedicated […]

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ESICM Master Classes – core competencies and best clinical practice

A complete portfolio of innovative and cutting-edge learning to implement in your ICU   170 junior and senior doctors and allied health professionals from 25 countries throughout the world have taken part in ESICM Master Classes this year at the purpose-built state-of-the art training centre in Brussels. The current portfolio of Master Classes is a […]

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Infection Learning Pathway

First-hand experience from the first participant to sign up   Infectious diseases are a major issue in Loredana Mazzetti’s daily clinical practice.  Having recently taken part in the ‘Infections in ICU: Modern Management’ Fellowship at the UMC Utrecht (Netherlands) and discovering for herself just how important this topic is, she now wishes to deepen her […]

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Education Learning Pathways

The Inspiration behind the creation   The educational options offered by ESICM have become so numerous, that Learning Pathways have been created to highlight the different options available to members, for each subject. The pathways can be tailored to meet individual needs and interests.   Lennie Derde, infectious diseases specialist and intensivist at UMC Utrecht […]

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Education & Learning at LIVES 2019

Linked to educational activities throughout the year   LIVES 2019, the Society’s annual congress, will be used to build on some of the individual learning pathways created for ESICM members last year. The idea is for congress attendees to attend congress sessions and follow these up throughout the year with Masterclasses, e-Learning modules and Fellowships. […]

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What is the Critical Care Rehabilitation Blended Learning Programme?

Chair of the N&AHP Committee, Carole Boulanger, explains   The Critical Care Rehabilitation Blended Learning Programmes is based on six webinars and looks not just at physical rehabilitation and the importance of mobilising patients early, but also psychological and emotional rehabilitation, including delirium and how to minimise the impact of the ICU environment on the […]

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