*  Clinical review: Scoring systems in the critically ill | Critical Care | Full Text
A new risk prediction model for critical care: the Intensive Care National Audit & Research Centre (ICNARC) model. Crit Care ... hospital mortality assessment for today's critically ill patients. Crit Care Med 2006, 34: 1297-1310.View ArticlePubMedGoogle ... Comparison of multiple organ dysfunction scores in the prediction of hospital mortality in the critically ill. Crit Care Med ... The changing prognostic determinants in the critically ill patient. In 2007 Yearbook of Intensive care and Emergency Medicine. ...
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*  Agitation, Confusion, and Neuromuscular Blockade in Critically Ill Patients - Critical Care Medicine - Merck Manuals...
... treatment of Approach to the Critically Ill Patient from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals. ... Agitation, Confusion, and Neuromuscular Blockade in Critically Ill Patients By Soumitra R. Eachempati, MD, Professor of Surgery ... In a critically ill patient, agitation, confusion, or both can result from the original medical condition, from medical ... Some Causes of Agitation or Confusion in Critical Care Patients). It is important to remember that neuromuscular blockade ...
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*  Mild hypoglycemia is independently associated with increased mortality in the critically ill | Critical Care | Full Text
Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill patients. Crit Care Med 2005, 33: 2778-2785. ... Krinsley JS, Grover A: Severe hypoglycemia in critically ill patients: risk factors and outcomes. Crit Care Med 2007, 35: 2262- ... Krinsley JS: Glycemic variability: a strong, independent risk factor for mortality in critically ill patients. Crit Care Med ... Mackenzie I, Whitehouse T, Nightingale P: The metrics of glycaemic control in critical care. Intensive Care Med 2011, 37: 435- ...
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*  Management of the Critically Ill Traveler | Principles of Critical Care, 4e | AccessMedicine | McGraw-Hill Medical
"Management of the Critically Ill Traveler." Principles of Critical Care, 4e Hall JB, Schmidt GA, Kress JP. Hall J.B., Schmidt G ... Sandrock C, Black H. Sandrock C, Black H Sandrock, Christian, and Hugh Black.Management of the Critically Ill Traveler. In: ... The critically ill traveler can provide a diagnostic dilemma for the clinician given the wide array of causative agents. ... The management of the critically ill traveler includes early isolation and HCW protection should be initiated until a diagnosis ...
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*  Guidelines and Algorithms for Feeding the Critically ill | Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition | AccessPediatrics | McGraw-Hill...
"Guidelines and Algorithms for Feeding the Critically ill." Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition Goday PS, Mehta NM. Goday P.S., ... However, a majority of critically ill children do not meet recommended daily allowance of energy and protein intake,3 and even ... Optimal nutrition therapy of critically ill children has emerged as an important goal. Studies indicate up to 64% of children ... There are emerging data supporting the role of enteral feeds in critically ill children. Enteral nutrition in this population ...
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*  Long-term continuous renal replacement therapy and anticoagulation with citrate in critically ill patients with severe liver...
Critical Care201721:294. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13054-017-1870-3 ... Acute renal failure requiring dialysis is a common complication in critically ill patients in intensive care units (ICUs) [1, 2 ... hepatic perfusion may be impaired in critically ill patients with intra-abdominal hypertension. Ann Intensive Care. 2012;2 ... Citrate pharmacokinetics and metabolism in cirrhotic and noncirrhotic critically ill patients. Crit Care Med. 2003;31(10):2450- ...
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*  Energy and Macronutrient Requirements in the Critically ill Child | Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition | AccessPediatrics |...
"Energy and Macronutrient Requirements in the Critically ill Child." Pediatric Critical Care Nutrition Goday PS, Mehta NM. Goday ... ENERGETIC DERANGEMENTS DURING CRITICAL ILLNESS. ++. The metabolic response to tissue injury and the stress of critical illness ... Energy and Macronutrient Requirements in the Critically ill Child. In: Goday PS, Mehta NM. Goday P.S., Mehta N.M. Eds. Praveen ... 2 Critically ill patients are characterized by alterations in the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins, and lipids. During ...
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*  Nebulized heparin is associated with fewer days of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients: a randomized controlled...
Critical Care ISSN: 1364-8535. Contact us. *Editorial email: maritess.reyes@springer.com ... Caring for the critically ill patient. High-dose antithrombin III in severe sepsis: a randomized controlled trial. JAMA 2001, ... In this double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of nebulized heparin in critically ill patients expected to require ... Nebulized heparin is associated with fewer days of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients: a randomized controlled ...
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*  Acetaminophen for Fever in Critically Ill Patients with Suspected Infection - Critical Care News
23, p. 2215-2224 Acetaminophen is a common therapy for fever in patients in the intensive care unit (ICU) who have probable ... Acetaminophen for Fever in Critically Ill Patients with Suspected Infection. December 9, 2015. December 9, 2015. ~ TRFT Library ... Cochrane Systematic Review Communication conferences and meetings Contents Page critical care Delirium Drugs End of life care ... PreviousLatest Issue of Intensive and Critical Care Nursing Volume 32 P 1-76 ...
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*  Acute and long-term survival in chronically critically ill surgical patients: a retrospective observational study | Critical...
Outcome and prognostic factors in critically ill cancer patients admitted to the intensive care unit. Crit Care Med 2000, 28: ... whether implementation of recent advances in critical care medicine has improved prognosis in chronically critically ill ... Improved survival of critically ill cancer patients with septic shock. Intensive Care Med 2003, 29: 1688-1695. 10.1007/s00134- ... LTCU, long-term care unit; NICU, neurological intensive care unit; SICU, surgical intensive care unit. ...
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*  Reciprocal Risk of Acute Kidney Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Critically Ill Burn Patients - Critical Care...
... acute respiratory distress syndrome and acute kidney injury with respect to their contributions to mortality in critically ill ... Critical Care Medicine. 44(10). pp.e915-e922 Objective: To evaluate the association between ... Reciprocal Risk of Acute Kidney Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Critically Ill Burn Patients. September 19, ... Clemens, M. (2016) Critical Care Medicine. 44(10). pp.e915-e922. Objective: To evaluate the association between acute ...
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*  Essential Critical Care: Bring on the bling - Beta Lactam infusions in critically ill sepsis patients
Bring on the bling - Beta Lactam infusions in critically ill sepsis patients ... Essential Critical Care A site dedicated to promotion of critical care excellence ...
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*  Essential Critical Care: Podcast : Reversal of Novel Anticoagulant agents in critically ill patients - an interview with Scott...
Podcast : Reversal of Novel Anticoagulant agents in critically ill patients - an interview with Scott Kaatz ... Essential Critical Care A site dedicated to promotion of critical care excellence ...
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*  Electrolyte abnormalities in critically ill patients with end-stage renal disease receiving parenteral nutrition - Critical...
27 April 2017 Malnutrition is common in patients who are critically ill and is associated with increased morbidity and ... and critical care clinicians are frequently involved in writing PN orders for patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). ... Electrolyte abnormalities in critically ill patients with end-stage renal disease receiving parenteral nutrition. April 28, ... Malnutrition is common in patients who are critically ill and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. For ...
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*  LSUHSC-S Evidence Alert: Critical Care Med - Efficacy of red blood cell transfusion in the critically ill: A systematic review...
Labels: Critical Care Med, Critical Care Medicine, Critical Illness, ICU, Red Blood Cell, Systematic Review, Transfusion ... Critical Care Med - Efficacy of red blood cell transfusion in the critically ill: A systematic review of the literature ... Be sure to check for updated guidelines before making patient care decisions based on this information.. Please be aware that ...
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*  Sabinet | Oral hygiene care in critically ill patients
... there is scope for further investigation into oral hygiene care practices in the critically ill. ... beneficial effects of oral hygiene care and the way in which oral hygiene practices should be implemented for a critically ill ... A discussion of the available research evidence to guide oral hygiene care activities includes aspects of timing as well as ... Various implications of poor oral hygiene care are highlighted, as well as the barriers that have been identified to preventing ...
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*  Microcirculatory changes in term newborns with suspected infection: an observational prospective study.
Physicians' ability to diagnose sepsis in newborns and critically ill childrenPediatric Critical Care MedicineYear: 200563, ... Assessment of the microcirculatory flow in patients in the intensive care unitCurrent Opinion in Critical CareYear: ... Microvascular blood flow is altered in patients with sepsisAmerican Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care MedicineYear: ... Vincent JL,De Backer D. Microvascular dysfunction as a cause of organ dysfunction in severe sepsisCritical CareYear: ...
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*  Oxygen Desaturation - Critical Care Medicine - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
... treatment of Approach to the Critically Ill Patient from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals. ... Bedside intensivist-performed echocardiography (see Monitoring and Testing the Critical Care Patient : Hand-held ... Agitation, Confusion, and Neuromuscular Blockade in Critically Ill Patients. .html-image-promo figure img{ display:none! ... Find information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, written for the health care professional. ...
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*  Featured Articles : Critical Care Medicine
... in Critically Ill Patients (Part I): Society of Critical Care.... Annane, Djillali; Pastores, Stephen M.; Rochwerg, Bram; More ... in Critically Ill Patients (Part II): Society of Critical Care.... Pastores, Stephen M.; Annane, Djillali; Rochwerg, Bram; More ... Critical Care Organizations: Business of Critical Care and Value/Performance Building*. Leung, Sharon; Gregg, Sara R.; ... for the Academic Leaders in Critical Care Medicine Task Force of the Society of the Critical Care Medicine Less ...
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*  December 2017 - Volume 45 - Issue 12 - Contributor Index : Critical Care Medicine
... in Critically Ill Patients (Part I): Society of Critical Care.... Annane, Djillali; Pastores, Stephen M.; Rochwerg, Bram; More ... in Critically Ill Patients (Part I): Society of Critical Care.... Annane, Djillali; Pastores, Stephen M.; Rochwerg, Bram; More ... in Critically Ill Patients (Part I): Society of Critical Care.... Annane, Djillali; Pastores, Stephen M.; Rochwerg, Bram; More ... in Critically Ill Patients (Part I): Society of Critical Care.... Annane, Djillali; Pastores, Stephen M.; Rochwerg, Bram; More ...
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*  Walking wounded - Wikipedia
"Principles of Mass Casuality and Disaster Medicine". Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Volume 1: Care of the Critically Ill or ...
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*  Noninvasive Techniques for Blood Pressure Measurement Are Not a Reliable Alternative to Direct Measurement: A Randomized...
"Arterial blood pressure monitoring in overweight critically ill patients: invasive or noninvasive?" Critical Care, vol. 10, no ... "Factors influencing the accuracy of oscillometric blood pressure measurement in critically ill patients," Critical Care ... can be inaccurate among critically ill patients. Since in critically ill patients the importance of BP readings is often ... "Results of a survey of blood pressure monitoring by intensivists in critically ill patients: a preliminary study," Critical ...
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*  Glycemic Control during Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
"Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill adults," Critical Care Medicine, vol. 33, no. 12 ... "Glucose variability is associated with intensive care unit mortality," Critical Care Medicine, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 838-842, ... G. Van den Berghe, P. Wouters, F. Weekers et al., "Intensive insulin therapy in critically ill patients," The New England ... J. C. Preiser and P. Devos, "Clinical experience with tight glucose control by intensive insulin therapy," Critical Care ...
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*  Dehydration - Wikipedia
Lindner G.; Funk G. (2013). "Hypernatremia in critically ill patients". Journal of Critical Care. 28 (2): 216.e11-216.e20. doi: ... Palliative Care, pp. 8-13. (March/April 1995) Definition of dehydration by the U.S. National Institutes of Health's MedlinePlus ...
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*  Critical Care Medicine
PET-CT in Critically Ill Patients: Diagnosing the Unsuspected. Fort, Romain; Ledochowski, Stanislas; Friggeri, Arnaud ... Society of Critical Care Medicine members should access the full content of Critical Care Medicine using a single login at ... Pediatric Critical Care β-lactam Therapeutic Drug Management in the PICU*. Cies, Jeffrey J.; Moore, Wayne S. II; Enache, Adela ... Maintaining Competence and Credentialing in Critical Care Ultrasound with Focused Cardiac Ultrasound and Advanced Critical Care ...
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