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ICU Management

New Device for Shock Patients in Intensive Care

2016 15 Aug

The first successful testing of a new machine to record oxygen consumption in real time may help improve care for critically-ill patients with shock. The results are published in Science Advances . The technology is the result of a collaboration between Prof. Peter Robbins in the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics and Professors Grant... Read more

Cardiology Management

Patients with Cardiogenic Shock Fare Well Post-Discharge

2016 16 Feb

A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology shows that heart attack patients who experience cardiogenic shock have a higher risk of death or rehospitalisation than non-shock patients in the first 60 days post-discharge, but the gap between the two groups narrows by the end of the first year. For the purpose of the... Read more