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EDGT Nutrition?

(icTV) Commentary on EAT-ICU TRIAL Jean-Charles Preiser sits down with icTV to comment on the EAT-ICU trial on early goal-directed nutrition in ICU patients. Results from this trial were presented at LIVES 2017 in Vienna and were recently published in Intensive Care Medicine. Read the article in ICM HERE.     […]

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Biomarkers: A viable tool in fighting Invasive Candida infections?

EJRC Article Review Invasive Candida infections are leading causes of mortality among critically ill patients. The diagnosis of such diseases is challenging and a delayed start of the appropriate antifungal therapy was associated with a poor prognosis. Accordingly, early empirical antifungal treatment is warranted on the basis of suspected diagnosis. Observational studies have suggested that […]

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(icTV) MECHANICAL VENTILATION OF PAEDIATRIC PATIENTS: RECOMMENDATIONS

MECHANICAL VENTILATION OF PAEDIATRIC PATIENTS RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE PEMVECC In this icTV interview, Martin Kneyber discusses long awaited recommendations for mechanical ventilation of critically ill children from the Paediatric Mechanical Ventilation Consensus Conference (PEMVECC). These guidelines were presented for the first time during the President’s Session on Monday September 25th, 2017 at LIVES 2017 in […]

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HOT TOPIC RESULTS ~ SUPERNOVA PILOT TRIAL

(icTV) Interview with Alain Combes Is it possible and safe to deliver “super-protective” ventilatory strategies integrated by ECCO2R in patients with ARDS? To answer this question, the ESICM Trials Group conducted the SUPERNOVA study, a pilot multicentre international trial. Alain Combes (Paris, France) talks about preliminary results that he presented alongside Marco Ranieri (Rome, Italy) […]

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THANK YOU FROM LIVES 2017!

It was an amazing five days! In this icTV video, President Massimo Antonelli and Chair of Scientific Affairs Maurizio Cecconi thank participants, faculty and industry partners for their contributions to a very successful 30th annual congress in Vienna, and invite all to LIVES 2018 next October in Paris. […]

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HOT TOPIC RESULTS ~ EGDT FOR SEPSIS CARE IN ZAMBIA

(icTV) Interview with Todd Rice Does protocolised resuscitation with intravenous fluids, vasopressors, and blood transfusion implemented early after presentation to the emergency department improve in-hospital mortality among African adults with sepsis and hypotension compared with usual care? Todd Rice (Nashville, United States) describes the clinical impact of the results of this randomised clinical trial which […]

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