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ICU Management

LIVES2018: Clinical effects of proton-pump inhibitor prophylaxis in ICU

2018 24 Oct

Critically ill patients are at risk for stress-related gastrointestinal bleeding, which is associated with adverse outcomes. The Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis in the Intensive Care Unit (SUP-ICU) trial addressed the value of using the proton-pump inhibitor pantoprazole as prophylaxis for gastrointestinal bleeding in the ICU. The results were presented... Read more