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Family Conferences: Tips from ISICEM 2017

2017 28 Mar

The key to successful family conferences is interdisciplinary communication, and Randall Curtis, Director of the University of Washington Cambia Palliative Care Center , USA, shared his top tips on family conferences at the 37th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine, held in Brussels, 21-24 March 2017. Why Include the... Read more

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ICU Rounds: Top Tips from ISICEM 2017

2017 28 Mar

A systematic, standardised approach to rounds, with the patient at the centre, makes for successful rounds, according to Craig Coopersmith , Professor of Surgery at Emory University School of Medicine, and past president of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Coopersmith was presenting at the 37th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency... Read more

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More Than a Title: Leadership Lessons from ISICEM 2017

2017 28 Mar

The difference between a good and a bad leader may be obvious, but when it comes to assuming the mantle of leadership, leaders are made, not born. When management and leadership is not routinely taught, intensivists benefit from hearing from experienced leaders such as Dr. Niall Ferguson , Head of Critical Care Medicine at the University Health Network... Read more

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4 Clinical Trials/Studies to be Presented at ISICEM 2017

2017 13 Mar

The results of some highly anticipated clinical trials and studies will be presented on 21 March 2017 at the opening ceremony of the 37th ISICEM in Brussels. The opening session will take place from 08.30-10.00 and will surely present some fascinating interpretations and conclusions, so mark your calendar to ensure you don’t miss it. The following... Read more