ESICM Live Webinar – Precision Therapies in ICU

Precision Therapies in ICU Date: Tuesday 26th November 2019 Time: 2:30-4:00 pm CEST   This 90-minute live debate webinar on Precision Therapies in ICU will comprise three parts: Precise Mechanical Ventilation (personalised lung protection and respiratory strategy) Mechanical ventilation is a lifesaving procedure, with its own risks, complications and side effects. Optimisation of mechanical ventilation parameters […]

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Will you be attending this International Symposium ?

  Fifth annual joint ESICM-AMIB Symposium Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring & Mechanical Ventilation – Sao Paulo 11 & 12 October 2019   The fifth annual joint ESICM-AMIB Symposium on Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring and Mechanical Ventilation will take place in Sao Paulo on 11 & 12 October 2019. Now in its fifth year and known for its […]

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WEAN SAFE Update

Co-PI of the study, John Laffey, is interviewed about the impact of the study   The WEAN SAFE Study involved 550 active centres. Good quality and useable data were collected from 450 of these, and over 13,000 patients were screened. 6,500 of the patients had spent more than two days on mechanical ventilation. Data from […]

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e-LIVES: LIVES 2018 Webcasts NOW online!

LIVES 2018 Webcasts NOW online! All the exclusive scientific content from this year’s 31st annual congress, LIVES 2018, is now available for all our members on our eLIVES platform. Recordings include 8 of the ESICM President’s Ground-Breaking Research Releases; 8 intensive care clinical trials and 8 Hot Topic Sessions – representing 24 of the most […]

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Peripheral oxygenation targets in critically ill children: Pilot Oxy-PICU definitive trial

Feasibility of a definitive trial of peripheral oxygenation targets in critically ill children: pilot Oxy-PICU trial EJRC Article Review Although peripheral oxygen saturation (SpO2) monitoring is universal, the optimum target for ventilated critically ill children is uncertain. Lower SpO2targets at 85-89% is favoured in preterm infants [1]. In adults, reported mean number needed to harm […]

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Intensive Care Medicine: Access the latest ONLINE FIRST papers

ICM ONLINE FIRST THIS WEEK (FREE ACCESS) Review ~ Mohamed Abbas et al. Conflicts of interest in infection prevention and control research: no smoke without fire. A narrative review. From the Inside ~ Han Yan and Keegan Guidolin. Her ICU bed. Original ~ Lara Hessels et al. Urinary creatinine excretion is related to short-term and […]

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