(icTV) CLINICAL TRIALS RESULTS ~ Plasma angiopoietin-2 & ARDS risk in sepsis

(icTV) CLINICAL TRIALS RESULTS Plasma angiopoietin-2 & ARDS risk in sepsis In this icTV interview, presenter John Reilly discusses his clinical trial “Plasma angiopoietin-2 as a potential causal marker in sepsis-associated ARDS development: Evidence from mendelian randomisation and mediation analysis”. Full results from this trial were presented at the clinical trials session at LIVES 2018 […]

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(icTV) THE BEST OF YOUR JOURNALS @ LIVES 2018

Six years of growth: ICM & ICMx ESICM’s flagship journal Intensive Care Medicine was built by a host of talented editors over the past decades, and the last six years under the guidance of Editor-In-Chief Elie Azoulay, the journal has seen enormous change and growth in the editorial line and the Impact Factor. The newest addition to the […]

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The LIVES 2018 App: FREE TO DOWNLOAD NOW!

Download the LIVES 2018 App here: App Store Googleplay   This is your essential tool to fully connect to ESICM’s 31th Annual Congress LIVES 2018… GET CONNECTED NOW! […]

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Augmented renal clearance: Impact on continuously infused TZP concentrations?

Does augmented renal clearance have a negative impact on continuously infused TZP concentrations? EJRC Article Review Inappropriate antibiotic dosing has been linked to adverse infection outcomes1,2. Augmented renal clearance (ARC, >130mL/min) has been identified as a risk factor for low beta-lactam antibiotic concentrations in ICU patients 5,6. Because beta-lactam antibiotics have time-dependent killing properties, prolonging […]

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Intensive Care Medicine: Access the latest ONLINE FIRST papers

ICM ONLINE FIRST THIS WEEK (FREE ACCESS) Review ~ Mohamed Abbas et al. Conflicts of interest in infection prevention and control research: no smoke without fire. A narrative review. From the Inside ~ Han Yan and Keegan Guidolin. Her ICU bed. Original ~ Lara Hessels et al. Urinary creatinine excretion is related to short-term and […]

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OBITUARY: Graham Ramsay

OBITUARY: Graham Ramsay We regret to announce the death of Professor Graham Ramsay, who died in hospital on September 7th 2018. He had been in deteriorating health for some years. Graham was President of ESICM from 2002 – 2004. His achievements included creating the PACT programme, and founding the Surviving Sepsis Campaign jointly with SCCM. […]

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Guidance on the SSC Bundle

Guidance on the SSC Bundle NEW SSC animation video The Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) Bundle is the core of the sepsis improvement efforts. Applying the sepsis bundle simplifies the complex processes of the care of patients with sepsis. The Surviving Sepsis Campaign Steering Committee and members of the Executive Committee collaborated to revise the bundle […]

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