Augmented renal clearance: Impact on continuously infused TZP concentrations?

Does augmented renal clearance have a negative impact on continuously infused TZP concentrations? EJRC Article Review Inappropriate antibiotic dosing has been linked to adverse infection outcomes1,2. Augmented renal clearance (ARC, >130mL/min) has been identified as a risk factor for low beta-lactam antibiotic concentrations in ICU patients 5,6. Because beta-lactam antibiotics have time-dependent killing properties, prolonging […]

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e-LIVES: October Highlights

e-LIVES: October Highlights Special interest sessions @LIVES 2018 This month we feature 6 top sessions which will be on offer at LIVES 2018 in Paris: Changing the paradigm: Personalised antibiotic dosing for the critically ill 22.10.2018 08:00-08:20 Presidents’ Ground Breaking Research Release 22.10.2018 16:00-18:11 ARDS phenotyping: A new era for clinical trials? 23.10.2018 08:00-08:20 Clinical […]

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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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e-LIVES: September webcast highlights

e-LIVES: September Highlights Top Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) Sessions   This month we feature 3 top sessions from LIVES 2017 in Vienna selected by Section Chair Eric Hoste: How will I prevent and treat AKI next year? Oliguria: What is the kidney telling us? An early start for RRT? This EXCLUSIVE CONTENT is available for all […]

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e-LIVES: July/August webcast highlights

e-LIVES: July/August Highlights Top Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition (MEN) Sessions   This month we feature 3 top sessions from LIVES 2017 in Vienna selected by Section Chair Carole Ichai: Personalised nutritional support Chloride: An underestimated foe Hyperlactataemia in sepsis This EXCLUSIVE CONTENT is available for all on our e-LIVES platform for a limited time… Watch these webcasts now!   […]

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Is Trimodulin a safe and beneficial adjuvant therapy for adult patients with sCAP?

Is Trimodulin a safe and beneficial adjuvant therapy for adult patients with sCAP? EJRC Article Review Severe community-acquired pneumonia (sCAP) remains associated with high mortality despite widespread use of supportive care and targeted antibiotic therapy. Evidence suggests that IgM-enriched Immunoglobulin preparations are associated with a decrease in mortality in severe sepsis and septic shock. In […]

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e-LIVES: June webcast highlights

e-LIVES: June Highlights 2 Top Infection (INF) Sessions   This month we feature 2 top sessions from LIVES 2017 in Vienna selected by Infection Section Chair Jan De Waele: Shaping the future of antibiotic use Multidrug resistance: Gaining the edge This EXCLUSIVE CONTENT is available for all on our e-LIVES platform for a limited time… Watch these webcasts now! […]

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ICM: ONLINE FIRST THIS WEEK

ONLINE FIRST THIS WEEK (FREE ACCESS) Letter ~ Marine Goudelin et al. Diagnostic capability of a next-generation, ultra-miniaturized ultrasound system in patients with cardiopulmonary compromise assessed using basic critical care echocardiography. What’s New in Intensive Care ~ Fekri Abroug et al. Scorpion envenomation: from a neglected to a helpful disease? Original ~ Li Weng et al. Sepsis-related mortality in China: a […]

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