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ResusNL 2022 – Breathe

2022 08 Mar

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The Intestinal Microbiome in Critical Illness

2021 30 Sep

Critical illness alters the intestinal microbiome, resulting in a loss of microbial diversity and induction of a pathobiome. Manipulating the intestinal microbiome offers a potential treatment approach in ICU patients. T he intestinal microbiome is comprised of diverse, robust microbial communities within the intestine, modified by... Read more

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Microbiome and Probiotics: Do They Really Work?

2021 30 Sep

The microbiota is recognised as one of the most important factors that can worsen the clinical conditions of patients who are already very frail in the intensive care unit. It also plays a crucial role in the prevention of ICU associated complications. It’s important to ensure the best functioning of the intestinal immune system. T... Read more

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The Role of the Microbiome and Nutritional Therapy in Critical COVID-19

2021 30 Sep

Dysbiosis has been closely related to inflammation and severe-to-critical COVID-19, a reason why nutritional therapy could be important in the prevention and management of critical disease. Introduction Infection by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), which causes coronavirus disease (COVID-19), involves... Read more

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Patient-Centred Critical Care for Multimorbid Patients

2021 14 Sep

Our population is ageing, and with increasing longevity, the prevalence of chronic conditions is also increasing. Multimorbidity is thus becoming a major challenge in the world of critical care.   Multimorbidity refers to the co-occurrence of two or more chronic conditions in an individual. The combination of certain diseases in patients can trigger... Read more

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Women in Critical Care

2021 24 Aug

An overview of gender inequity in critical care medicine, why there is limited progress towards gender equity in this particular specialty, barriers to women’s progress and possible solutions. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization   have delineated the difference between two entities - equality and equity as... Read more

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51st Critical Care Congress

2022 06 Feb

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PCICS Annual International Meeting 2021

2021 20 Sep

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19th Annual Meeting Neurocritical Care Society 2021

2021 26 Oct

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