Search Tag: World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine

ICU Management

The ICU Specialist: WFSICCM Task Force Report

2016 12 Jul

The World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine (WFSICCM) has outlined the role and responsibilities of an ICU specialist in a new report, published in the Journal of Critical Care . "The clear and unequivocal message is that intensive care units (ICUs) around the world should be managed by ICU specialists", said  Dr.... Read more

ICU Management

End-of-Life Care in the ICU: WFSICCM Task Force Report

2016 21 Jun

As the demographics of ICU admission change, intensive care unit (ICU) staff are increasingly faced with ethical, legal and cultural considerations relating to end-of-life (EOL) care, including withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment. The World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine (WFSICCM) Task Force, chaired... Read more

ICU Management

13th World Congress of Intensive & Critical Care Medicine 2017 - WFSICCM

2017 08 Nov

The WFSICCM exists since 1977, developed as an organization of National Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine with the alm of promoting the best possible standards of intensive and critical care medicine around the globe. In those early days, although a great concept, the World Federation was relatively limited in terms of achieving its... Read more