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ICU Management

Rationale Behind Practice: Landiolol in Critical Care

2022 16 Mar

A summary of data regarding the use of landiolol as a potential immunomodulator in septic patients and its effectiveness and safety in the management of new-onset postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF). Cardiovascular Dysfunction and Sepsis Cardiovascular dysfunction is a common complication of sepsis. Approximately 40 to 50% of patients... Read more

ICU Management

New Therapy for White Blood Cell Impairment in Septic Patients

2016 06 Dec

New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology shows that white blood cells in patients with sepsis are severely impaired compared to non-septic patients. Thus, treating the white blood cells of sepsis patients with antibodies that block programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) and programmed cell death ligand (PD-L1) molecules may restore their... Read more