Hidden Harlequin syndrome in neonatal and pediatric VA-ECMO
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Source: Critical Care - May 20, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Yael Levy, Julie Starck, Anne-Lise Mary, Yohan Soreze, Sandrine Jean, Bernard Kreitmann, Pierre-Louis L éger and Jerome Rambaud Tags: Correspondence Source Type: research

Web-based application for predicting the potential target phenotype for recombinant human thrombomodulin therapy in patients with sepsis: analysis of three multicentre registries
A recent randomised controlled trial failed to demonstrate a beneficial effect of recombinant human thrombomodulin (rhTM) on sepsis. However, there is still controversy in the effects of rhTM for sepsis due to... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 19, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Tadahiro Goto, Daisuke Kudo, Ryo Uchimido, Mineji Hayakawa, Kazuma Yamakawa, Toshikazu Abe, Atsushi Shiraishi and Shigeki Kushimoto Tags: Brief Report Source Type: research

Pulmonary consolidation alters the ultrasound estimate of pleural fluid volume when considering chest drainage in patients on ECMO
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Source: Critical Care - May 18, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Martin Balik, Masego Candy Mokotedi, Michal Maly, Michal Otahal, Zdenek Stach, Eva Svobodova, Marek Flaksa, Jan Rulisek, Tomas Brozek and Michal Porizka Tags: Correspondence Source Type: research

Medical nutrition therapy and clinical outcomes in critically ill adults: a European multinational, prospective observational cohort study (EuroPN)
Medical nutrition therapy may be associated with clinical outcomes in critically ill patients with prolonged intensive care unit (ICU) stay. We wanted to assess nutrition practices in European intensive care u... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 18, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Martin Matejovic, Olivier Huet, Karolien Dams, Gunnar Elke, Clara Vaquerizo Alonso, Akos Csomos, Łukasz J. Krzych, Romano Tetamo, Zudin Puthucheary, Olav Rooyackers, Inga Tjäder, Helmut Kuechenhoff, Wolfgang H. Hartl and Michael Hiesmayr Tags: Research Source Type: research

TTCOV19: timing of tracheotomy in SARS-CoV-2-infected patients: a multicentre, single-blinded, randomized, controlled trial
Critically ill COVID-19 patients may develop acute respiratory distress syndrome and the need for respiratory support, including mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unit. Previous observational studie... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 18, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: M åns Eeg-Olofsson, Nina Pauli, Louise Hafsten, Josephine Jacobsson, Christopher Lundborg, Magnus Brink, Helen Larsson, Ellen Lindell, Karin Löwhagen, Magnus Gisslén and Henrik Bergquist Tags: Research Source Type: research

Higher serum haptoglobin levels were associated with improved outcomes of patients with septic shock
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Source: Critical Care - May 17, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Peng Lan, Peihao Yu, Jun Ni and Jiancang Zhou Tags: Correspondence Source Type: research

Early short course of neuromuscular blocking agents in patients with COVID-19 ARDS: a propensity score analysis
The role of neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs) in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is not fully elucidated. Therefore, we aimed to investigate in COVID-19 patie... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 17, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Gianluigi Li Bassi, Kristen Gibbons, Jacky Y. Suen, Heidi J. Dalton, Nicole White, Amanda Corley, Sally Shrapnel, Samuel Hinton, Simon Forsyth, John G. Laffey, Eddy Fan, Jonathon P. Fanning, Mauro Panigada, Robert Bartlett, Daniel Brodie, Aidan Burrell & Tags: Research Source Type: research

Termination-of-resuscitation rule in the emergency department for patients with refractory out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a nationwide, population-based observational study
In Japan, emergency medical service (EMS) providers are prohibited from field termination-of-resuscitation (TOR) in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) patients. In 2013, we developed a TOR rule for emergenc... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 16, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Yoshikazu Goto, Akira Funada, Tetsuo Maeda and Yumiko Goto Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of prolonged requirement for insulin on 90-day mortality in critically ill patients without previous diabetic treatments: a post hoc analysis of the CONTROLING randomized control trial
Stress hyperglycemia can persist during an intensive care unit (ICU) stay and result in prolonged requirement for insulin (PRI). The impact of PRI on ICU patient outcomes is not known. We evaluated the relatio... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 16, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Fran çois Thouy, Julien Bohé, Bertrand Souweine, Hassane Abidi, Jean-Pierre Quenot, Fabrice Thiollière, Jean Dellamonica, Jean-Charles Preiser, Jean-François Timsit, Vincent Brunot, Amna Klich, Nicholas Sedillot, Xavier Tchenio, Jean-Baptiste Roudaut, Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Pain and sedation management and monitoring in pediatric intensive care units across Europe: an ESPNIC survey
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Source: Critical Care - May 16, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Marco Daverio, Florian von Borell, Anne-Sylvie Ramelet, Francesca Sperotto, Paula Pokorna, Sebastian Brenner, Maria Cristina Mondardini, Dick Tibboel, Angela Amigoni and Erwin Ista Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Prevalence and prognostic value of preexisting sarcopenia in patients with mechanical ventilation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Sarcopenia is defined as age-related loss of muscle mass, strength, and/or function in the context of aging. Mechanical ventilation (MV) is one of the most frequently used critical care technologies in critica... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 16, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Tingting Jiang, Taiping Lin, Xiaoyu Shu, Quhong Song, Miao Dai, Yanli Zhao, Li Huang, Xiangping Tu and Jirong Yue Tags: Review Source Type: research

Hospital-onset sepsis and community-onset sepsis in critical care units in Japan: a retrospective cohort study based on a Japanese administrative claims database
This study aimed to describe the epidemiology of hospital- and community-onset sepsis... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 13, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Mayuko Tonai, Atsushi Shiraishi, Toshiyuki Karumai, Akira Endo, Hirotada Kobayashi, Kiyohide Fushimi and Yoshiro Hayashi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of critical illness and withholding of early parenteral nutrition in the pediatric intensive care unit on long-term physical performance of children: a 4-year follow-up of the PEPaNIC randomized controlled trial
Many critically ill children face long-term developmental impairments. The PEPaNIC trial attributed part of the problems at the level of neurocognitive and emotional/behavioral development to early use of pare... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 12, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Ilse Vanhorebeek, An Jacobs, Liese Mebis, Karolijn Dulfer, Renate Eveleens, Hanna Van Cleemput, Pieter J. Wouters, Ines Verlinden, Koen Joosten, Sascha Verbruggen and Greet Van den Berghe Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical and biochemical endpoints and predictors of response to plasma exchange in septic shock: results from a randomized controlled trial
Recently, a randomized controlled trial (RCT) demonstrated rapid but individually variable hemodynamic improvement with therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE) in patients with septic shock. Prediction of clinical e... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 12, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Klaus Stahl, Philipp Wand, Benjamin Seeliger, Pedro David Wendel-Garcia, Julius J. Schmidt, Bernhard M. W. Schmidt, Andrea Sauer, Felix Lehmann, Ulrich Budde, Markus Busch, Olaf Wiesner, Tobias Welte, Hermann Haller, Heiner Wedemeyer, Christian Putensen, Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hemoperfusion: technical aspects and state of the art
Blood purification through the removal of plasma solutes by adsorption to beads of charcoal or resins contained in a cartridge (hemoperfusion) has a long and imperfect history. Developments in production and c... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - May 12, 2022 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Claudio Ronco and Rinaldo Bellomo Tags: Review Source Type: research