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ICU Management

Liver Transplantation in Children: Improved Outcomes

2017 14 Feb

According to new research, the use of advanced critical care in children and infants with liver failure is justified because liver transplantation (OLT) can be performed on the sickest children and achieve acceptable outcomes. The survival outcomes are comparable to the general population, justifying the use of scarce donors. The study is in press in... Read more

ICU Management

Predicting Critical Illness Mortality and Personalising Care

2017 07 Feb

Predicting mortality has always been a corner piece of critical care research and practice, and novel early outcome predictors are needed to guide patient/family expectations and decision-making, according to an Editorial article published in the journal Critical Care. The article discusses how muscle quality and quantity measurement could provide an... Read more

ICU Management

34th World Congress of Internal Medicine-WCIM 2018

2017 16 Jan

Find WCIM - 34th World Congress of Internal Medicine on Social Media      Read more

ICU Management

Patient Communication Campaign Inspired by Near-Death Experience

2017 11 Jan

In a new article, a critical care medicine physician from Henry Ford Hospital describes in great detail  her near-death experience. The article, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, has resulted in a campaign designed to make healthcare professionals communicate more effectively and to be more empathetic towards their patients. See Also:... Read more

Executive Health Management

Advantech to Showcase Digital Healthcare Application-Ready Packages at MEDICA 2016

2016 10 Nov

Advantech, a leading medical computing platform service and solution provider plans to showcase its latest medical IT hardware solutions at MEDICA 2016 (Hall 15/Booth E30), which will be held in Düsseldorf, Germany, on November 14 – 17, 2016. Advantech will demonstrate its application-ready packages (ARPs) and product portfolios aimed at specific applications,... Read more