LIVES 2019 Congress App now ready to download

New application to replace the printed programme     Save time and download the app NOW! Getting ready for LIVES 2019? Our brand-new congress app will help you plan what you want to see and hear at this year’s congress in Berlin. Because intensivists not only care for lives, but also the environment, we have […]

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Eurobact 2 : study started !

Epidemiology and determinants of outcomes of hospital acquired blood stream infections in ICU   Eurobact 2 was developed by the ESICM Infection Section specifically to: Make AMR a priority in research activities; Document Gram Negative AMR infection from a global perspective; Collect data on treatment and outcome of XDR/PDR infections. Furthermore recent changes in the […]

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Joint ESICM/ESA Patient Safety Survey

Help us strengthen the Societies’ visibility within the European political arena   ESICM, in collaboration with ESA (the European Society of Anaesthesiology), has prepared a joint survey concerning patient safety – in particular preoperative risk assessment and the preparation of patients undergoing surgery/intervention. The results of the survey will be used to establish a joint […]

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WEAN SAFE Update

Co-PI of the study, John Laffey, is interviewed about the impact of the study   The WEAN SAFE Study involved 550 active centres. Good quality and useable data were collected from 450 of these, and over 13,000 patients were screened. 6,500 of the patients had spent more than two days on mechanical ventilation. Data from […]

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ESICM Research & Industry Awards 2019

Something for everyone   The ESICM Research and Industry Awards offer “something for everyone”, from junior to more experienced researchers, and from basic to clinical research. This year’s awards include special interest categories, such as the Family Partnership Award, the Gobal ICU Award, the NEXT Start-up Grant, the industry partner awards (with the support of […]

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ESICM endorsed UCARDS Survey on the use of Cardiovascular Drugs in Shock

Analysis of UCARDS Survey included in Current Use of Vasopressors in Septic Shock    We are very pleased to report that the recently-published article Current use of vasopressors in septic shock” Scheeren et al. Ann. Intensive Care (2019) 9:20 included analysis of the results of the ESICM endorsed UCARDS survey (on the Use of CARdiovascular Drugs in Shock), which […]

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