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ICU Management

Extravascular lung water as a target for intensive care

2019 14 Mar

The paper highlights the present clinical rationale for extravascular lung water measurement as a key to personalisation of haemodynamic therapy.   Introduction   Extravascular lung water (EVLW) remains a useful guide for monitoring pulmonary oedema (PO) and vascular permeability in sepsis, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS),... Read more

ICU Management

Goal-directed Haemodynamic Therapy After Abdominal Surgery

2017 27 Jun

Available evidence suggests that the use of perioperative goal-directed haemodynamic therapy (GDHT) may facilitate recovery in patients undergoing major abdominal surgery, according to a systematic review published in the journal Critical Care. Perioperative fluid management has been recognised as an important factor in postoperative recovery following... Read more