“Together we are Intensive Care Medicine”: A statement from the ESICM President

 Together we represent a strong, united, multidisciplinary community of professionals    Dear colleagues and friends of the ICM community, As you know, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine represents the multidisciplinary community of intensive care medicine. We represent general physicians, anaesthesiologists, cardiologists, respiratory physicians, surgeons, nephrologists and others who, together have decided to train […]

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Important Message from the ESICM President and President Elect

Together we are Intensive Care Medicine. Thank you everyone helping our ICM community.     Dear members and friends of the ICM community, The current pandemic has brought a large number of patients needing intensive care to our hospitals.  As intensivists, we have been looking after a very large number of patients in ICUs and […]

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Can cell surface markers predict risk of secondary infection?

The INFECT Study: Cell surface signatures of immune dysfunction risk stratify critically ill patients EJRC Article Review   Background In critically ill patients, immune activation is often accompanied by a state of immune depression. The persistence of this is associated with a complicated intensive care unit (ICU) course, including the development of nosocomial infections1. Objective […]

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