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ESICM 2015: Transporting the ICU Patient - Be Risk Aware

2015 13 Oct

Checklists and training are essential when transporting the ICU patient, according to Andreas Valentin, Vienna, speaking at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) congress in Berlin on 6 October. His advice was simple: 1. Keep extrinsic risk at the lowest possible level; 2. Be familiar with the equipment used during the transport;... Read more