Why should intensive care professionals join ESICM?

How can they get more involved?    “9,000 intensivists cannot be wrong!” In this interview with the newly-elected ESICM General Secretary, Lui Forni believes there are more reasons to join ESICM than not, and explains why and how members can become more involved in the Society, which is very much open to all.    […]

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New Editor In Chief of ICM Experimental

Peter Radermacher appointed as Editor In Chief Elect of Intensive Care Medicine Experimental (ICMx) Professor Mervyn Singer launched ICMx in 2013 and has nurtured its development, supported by a strong editorial team. Having ended his mandate after six years, he has now stepped down and our grateful thanks go to all those who were involved […]

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New Editor In Chief of ICM

The Society owes outgoing Editor in Chief, Professor Elie Azoulay, tremendous respect and gratitude for everything that he and the Editorial Team and reviewers have achieved for the ICM journal for the last six years. The journal is now a top-ranking critical care journal with an impact factor of prime importance that the Society is […]

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Faces from the ICU

Your stories matter   We would like to share with you the specially-commissioned film “ICU Faces”, which used personal accounts and real life experiences of ICU staff, patients and their families, from across Europe. Why did the Society decide to make such a film? Past President, Prof. Massimo Antonelli, answers this question… “Intensive care professionals […]

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e-LIVES: LIVES 2018 Webcasts NOW online!

LIVES 2018 Webcasts NOW online! All the exclusive scientific content from this year’s 31st annual congress, LIVES 2018, is now available for all our members on our eLIVES platform. Recordings include 8 of the ESICM President’s Ground-Breaking Research Releases; 8 intensive care clinical trials and 8 Hot Topic Sessions – representing 24 of the most […]

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N&AHP UPDATE: New fees, APPIC 2.0 & LIVES 2018 Highlights

N&AHP UPDATE New fees, APPIC 2.0 & LIVES 2018 Highlights In this icTV interview, N&AHP Chair Carole Boulanger brings us the newest information on the initiatives from the nurses and allied healthcare professionals group, including new reduced membership fees, updates to the popular bedside smartphone App released last year and plenty of LIVES 2018 highlights […]

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ESICM’s newest Honorary Members

ESICM’s 2018 Honorary Members Every year ESICM honours those members who have contributed considerable time and effort on behalf of the society. Without the contributions of these members, many of our most important educational and scientific initiatives would not be developed, supported, and ultimately come to fruition for the benefit of the members at large. […]

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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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