April 5, 2019

ICM journal - Articles of the month

Articles and reviews from the March thematic issue on Organ Donation and Transplantation

 

REVIEW ~  A narrative view of family members’ experience of organ donation request after brain death in the critical care setting.
Nancy Kentish-Barnes, L. A. Siminoff, W. Walker, M. Urbanski, J. Charpentier, M. Thuong, A. Sarti, S. D. Shemie, E. Azoulay
Family members’ experience of organ donation request after brain death in the critical care setting: a narrative review
Quality of support can affect family members’ experiences of organ donation All staff members should be able to give comprehensive and timely information to families throughout this process.

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WHAT’S NEW IN INTENSIVE CARE ~ Top Ten Tips for the management of critically ill Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT) recipients Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in critically ill medical patients: an APEX trial sub study.
Etienne Lengliné, Adrien Mirouse, Elie Azoulay
Top Ten Tips for the management of critically ill hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients.
Early assessment by critical care specialists, discussion with patients beforehand and continuous exchanges with hematologists are crucial for proposing a graduated and optimal ICU management.

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REVIEW ~ Management of the brain-dead donor in the ICU: general and specific therapy to improve transplantable organ quality.
Geert Meyfroidt, Jan Gunst, Ignacio Martin-Loeches, Martin Smith
Management of the brain-dead donor in the ICU: general and specific therapy to improve transplantable organ quality
A practical overview of the management of the potential donor in the Intensive Care Unit.

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