ICU and Emergency

Sustained Funding Necessary for Success of Global Polio Eradication Plan

"[W]e are teaming up to tackle one of the most ambitious public health goals ever set: eradicating polio, a disease that has haunted humanity... Read more

Biomarker Plasma NGAL Suggested to Improve Clinical Diagnosis of AKI in the Emergency Department

Alere Inc. is pleased to announce the results of a study published this week in Critical Care, demonstrating that plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated... Read more

Arcadia Solutions and Boston Children’s Hospital Unveil New Version of its ICU Analytics Product: T3

Team seeks to build hospital consortium with revolutionary analytics platform to further increase quality of care... Read more

Xenex’s Superbug Zapping “Robot” Eliminates CRE; Being Used to Fight HAI and Enhance Patient Safety

The Xenex "robot" uses pulse xenon to deliver UV light throughout patient rooms, operating rooms (ORs), equipment rooms, emergency rooms, intensive... Read more

ISICEM 2013: Opening Session

The 33rd International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM 2013) will open its doors on March 19 at the international... Read more

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Zoom On Bin DuProf. Bin Du, MD, obtained his medical degree in Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) in 1994, when he joined the Department of Critical Care Medicine at PUMC Hospital. In 2005 he become a Professor and the Director of Medical ICU, PUMC Hospital.Dr. Bin Du is the Past President of the Chinese Society of Critical Care Medicine (CSCCM) and... Read more

Dr Marik  is Professor of Medicine and Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. He received his medical degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, and was an ICU attending at Baragwanath Hospital, in Soweto, South Africa. During this time he obtained a Master... Read more

Following the release of the U.S. Critical Care Societies Collaborative Call to Action on Burnout Syndrome, ICU Management & Practice interviewed co-authors Ruth Kleinpell and Vicki Good from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.Q. Is there a tendency for health professionals experiencing burnout not to admit it or recognise it? Kleinpell:... Read more

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Clinical And Economic Effects Of The i-Stat POCT Solution

2016 09 Dec

INTRODUCTION   In Germany, emergency departments (EDs) often suffer from overcrowding, which may lead to stressful working conditions, increased risks for patients and costs for additional staff, as well as for investments in equipment. Furthermore, overcrowding has the potential to extend patient waiting times, in some cases rising up to 6 hours and... Read more

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Establishment of Ambulatory Emergency Services at James Paget University Hospital

2016 09 Dec

INTRODUCTION   A study of emergency admissions in England found that over a quarter of admissions did not require an overnight stay (length of stay [LoS] of zero).1  This suggests that many emergency patients could benefit from ambulatory emergency care (AEC).1   Fundamental to AEC is the identification and management of patients with acute medical... Read more

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High-End Transport Ventilation Around the World

2015 28 Oct

Interview with Georg Keunecke of FAI rent-a-jet AG on the global use of the HAMILTON-T1 as an ICU transport ventilator. Georg Keunecke is the Chief Flight Paramedic and Representative for Medical Devices with FAI rent-a-jet AG (dba Flight Ambulance International). Headquartered at the Nuremberg International Airport, the company serves a wide range... Read more

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 Albert Reiter, MD

Omitting Routine Chest Radiographs in Intensive Care Units

The Economic ImpactWe studied the economic impact of omitting routine chest...

 Tim Schultz, Adjunct Research Fellow

The Radiology Events Register (RaER)

The Role and Value of Incident Reporting in&n

Dr. Christopher Lockie, FRCA

Infection Prevention in the ICU

This article highlights four interventions that combat healthcare-associated...

 Jane Willis

Creating Great Care Environments: Case Studies

Summary   What are the benefits of including art in healthcare setting...

 Yann Ferrand

Simulating Stress in Hospital Workflow

COMPUTER MODEL LOOKS AT ER FUNCTIONS, EVEN BEFORE IT’S BUILT   With the...

 André van Est

Organisational Change in Newly Integrated Medical Imaging Departments

INCREASE COMMITMENT BY TEAM INVOLVEMENT In Europe, departments of rad...

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