Joint Declaration European Parliament’s Intensive Care Interest Group (11/07/2023)

New clinical guidelines for managing acute respiratory distress syndrome, including that induced by COVID-19 disease (23/06/2023)

ESICM renews its commitment to Embrace Equity (08/03/2023)


ESICM Endorsement – EHMA White Paper: Digital Medication management in healthcare settings (29/11/2022)

Press release – The European Parliament welcomed the second meeting of its Intensive Care Interest Group (18/10/2022)

Press Statement – ESICM releases free resources for a comprehensive approach to patient safety in the ICU (17/09/2022)

Press release – The European Society of Intensive Medicine mobilises online resources to support Ukraine’s ICU staff as they adapt to conflict (06/05/2022)

Press release – Establishment of the European Parliament’s Intensive Care Interest Group (24/01/2022)


Press release – European decision-makers call for ICM to be a central pillar of the European Health Union (22/07/2021)

Press release – Results from global “Synapse-ICU” study published in The Lancet Neurology (17/06/2021)

Press Release – ESICM, GSA, and SCCM Issue Joint Statement Highlighting Links Between COVID-19 and Sepsis (16/06/2021)

ESICM’s Consultation Paper on the inclusion of Intensive Care Medicine (ICM) in Annex V of the Directive of the recognition of professional qualifications (2005/36/EC). (15/01/2021)


ESICM has joined forces with the European Hematology Association (EHA) and other medical societies and patient advocates across disciplines in a coalition calling for urgent action to make clinical trials less bureaucratic and more patient-centered, efficient and cheaper. Statement published on (25/09/2020)


ESICM ~ New Editor In Chief Elect of Intensive Care Medicine Experimental (ICMx) appointed (06/06/2018)

Press Release ~ LIVES Forum 2018 brings European intensivists together in Madrid (03/05/2018)

ESICM/WHO Announcement ~ SAVE LIVES – How to prevent Sepsis: Infographic (23/04/2018)

ESICM Announcement ~ ESICM Launches Diversity Task Force (29/03/2018)

ESICM/WHO Announcement ~ WHO’s global annual call to action for healthcare workers (13/02/2018)


ESICM Announcement ~ Editor In Chief Elect of Intensive Care Medicine named (13/12/2017)

ESICM endorsement ~ EPHA Joint Statement on Antimicrobial Resistance  (11/2017)

ESICM/ESCMID/WAAAR statement ~ ANTARCTICA (ANTimicrobiAl Resistance CriTIcal CAre) – coalition statement on Antimicrobial Resistance: CALL FOR ACTION (15/11/2017)

ESICM/ICM ANNOUNCEMENT ~ Publication of Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock: 2016… PLUS editorials & video (19/01/2017)

PRESS RELEASE ~ Updated Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines 2016 Offer Important New Advancements in Care for Sepsis, Septic Shock (18/01/2017)


PRESS RELEASE ~ Findings from the LUNG-SAFE study: Epidemiology, patterns of care, and mortality for patients with ARDS in intensive care units in 50 countries (23/02/2016)

PRESS RELEASE ~ Sepsis-3: New International Consensus Definitions of Sepsis (22/02/2016)


Letter from the President: AHA/ILCOR 2015 Resuscitation Guidelines (04/02/2015)


Ebola Update from the ESICM President (31/10/2014)

Letter from the ESICM President ~ Ebola Outbreak in Guinea – WHO call for critical care and infectious disease specialists (31/03/2014)

PRESS RELEASE: Clinical practice guideline on diagnosis and treatment of hyponatraemia published in ICM (25/02/2014)