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EDUCATION

European Perioperative Intensive Care Curriculum

Format: Virtual
Dates: November 29-30, 2022

This e-Master Class focuses on hard and soft skills required to set up an efficient patient flow management, manage the high-risk surgical patient optimally before, during and after surgery, know the factors harming patients perioperatively, identify barriers and propose interventions, handle complications and difficult communication situations.

Free live webinars are available for members & non members on the ESICM Media Library.

RESEARCH

SQUEEZE

SQUEEZE is a prospective multicentre international observational study of postoperative vasopressor usage.

The study is lead by Dr. Ib JAMMER (Haukeland University Hospital – Bergen, Norway) and Dr. Ben Creagh-Brown (Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – Guidlford, United Kingdom)

Initiated in the ESICM POIC Section, this is a European Society of Anaesthesiology Clinical Trial Network (ESA CTN) sponsored study and it has been endorsed by ESICM. Would your hospital like to join this study as an actively contributing research centre? The ‘Call for Centres form’ must be filled in online.

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Candida prophylaxis and treatment in intensive care patients after abdominal surgery in Europe.

The aims of this survey are to document the extent of clinical practice variability in initiation of antifungal therapy in surgical critically ill patients.

Michael A. Gillies et al. Current research priorities in perioperative intensive care medicine.
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Nicola Latronico et al. The ICM research agenda on intensive care unit-acquired weakness.
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Pratik P. Pandharipande et al. The intensive care delirium research agenda: a multinational, interprofessional perspective.
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Mortality after surgery in Europe: a 7 day cohort study. EuSOS and ESICM.
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Potential indication for Non-Invasive Ventilation following abdominal surgery
> Read this article review

Cardiac output–guided haemodynamic therapy in high-risk surgical patients
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Propofol vs. sevoflurane in valvular heart surgery
> Read this article review