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#LIVES2021 Begins: Intensive Care is All About the Team

2021 05 Oct

ESICM President Maurizio Cecconi, President-Elect Elie Azoulay and Congress Chair Armand Girbes officially opened the LIVES Digital 2021 Congress with a welcome address, an update on ESICM’s activities and initiatives and an overview of the Congress programme.  The COVID-19 crisis has put intensive care medicine at the heart of all concerns within... Read more

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Haemodynamic Monitoring and Management in Critical Care

2021 21 Sep

Over the last fifty years, haemodynamic monitoring techniques have progressed quite significantly, moving from bulky sphygmographs to invasive catheters to noninvasive digital monitors that provide continuous values of multiple haemodynamic variables. Haemodynamic monitoring concepts have also changed and have progressed from global macrohaemodynamic... Read more

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Optimising Early Mobilisation & Rehabilitation in Intensive Care

2021 14 Sep

More than forty randomised trials have evaluated early mobilisation and rehabilitation in ICUs in the last decade. These trials usually aim to reduce the incidence of ICU acquired weakness (ICUAW) which is known to be associated with poor long-term survival, poor physical function and decreased quality of life. Eight international guidelines recommend... Read more

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Sex in the Intensive Care

2021 24 Aug

Change content default valueSex interplays with the development of several diseases and syndromes, impacting differently the need for intensive care unit admission between men and women. All in all, men are more prone to develop critical illness than women, which explains their over-representation in the intensive care unit. On the other hand, treatments... Read more

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Sedana Medical's Sedaconda Study Awarded at DGIIN & ÖGIAIN

2021 22 Jun

Sedana Medical AB (publ) today announced that the company's pivotal phase III study Sedaconda (SED001) has been named one of the three best posters at the 52nd intensive care conference DGIIN & ÖGIAIN 16–18 June 2021. "It is very positive that the Sedaconda study is receiving this attention in Germany, which is our largest market. The strong study... Read more

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Asia Pacific Intensive Care Symposium (APICS) 2021

2021 17 Jul

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ICARE 2021 - 75th SIAARTI National Congress

2021 14 Oct

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Doktrain Emergency Doctor's Course 2021

2021 16 Oct

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Intensive Care Physiotherapists Should be Using Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS)

2021 19 Apr

An overview of the potential of POCUS on clinical decision making at the bedside and the need to add  it as a new diagnostic tool by intensive care physiotherapists. Introduction Intensive care physiotherapists often rely on standard assessment tools, such as measures of physiological function (arterial blood gases), adequacy/quality... Read more