Incidence, prognostic factors, and outcomes of venous thromboembolism in critically ill patients: data from two prospective cohort studies
The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence, incidence, prognostic factors, and outcomes of venous thromboembolism in critically ill patients receiving contemporary thrombosis prophylaxis. (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 12, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Ruben J. Eck, Lisa Hulshof, Renske Wiersema, Chris H. L. Thio, Bart Hiemstra, Niels C. Gritters van den Oever, Reinold O. B. Gans, Iwan C. C. van der Horst, Karina Meijer and Frederik Keus Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hospital networks and patient transport capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic when intensive care resources become scarce
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Source: Critical Care - January 12, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Alexander Supady, Dawid Staudacher, Christoph Bode, Guido Michels and Tobias Wengenmayer Tags: Letter Source Type: research

Ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill patients with COVID-19
Pandemic COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 has a high incidence of patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Many of these patients require admission to an intensive care unit (ICU) f... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 11, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Mailis Maes, Ellen Higginson, Joana Pereira-Dias, Martin D. Curran, Surendra Parmar, Fahad Khokhar, Delphine Cuchet-Louren ço, Janine Lux, Sapna Sharma-Hajela, Benjamin Ravenhill, Islam Hamed, Laura Heales, Razeen Mahroof, Amelia Solderholm, Sally Forres Tags: Research Source Type: research

Duration of diaphragmatic inactivity after endotracheal intubation of critically ill patients
In patients intubated for mechanical ventilation, prolonged diaphragm inactivity could lead to weakness and poor outcome. Time to resume a minimal diaphragm activity may be related to sedation practice and pat... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 11, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Michael Chaim Sklar, Fabiana Madotto, Annemijn Jonkman, Michela Rauseo, Ibrahim Soliman, L. Felipe Damiani, Irene Telias, Sebastian Dubo, Lu Chen, Nuttapol Rittayamai, Guang-Qiang Chen, Ewan C. Goligher, Martin Dres, Remi Coudroy, Tai Pham, Ricard M. Arti Tags: Research Source Type: research

Burden of pneumococcal pneumonia requiring ICU admission in France: 1-year prognosis, resources use, and costs
Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), especially pneumococcal CAP (P-CAP), is associated with a heavy burden of illness as evidenced by high rates of intensive care unit (ICU) admission, mortality, and costs. Al... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 10, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Claire Dupuis, Ayman Sabra, Juliette Patrier, Gwendoline Chaize, Amine Saighi, C éline Féger, Alexandre Vainchtock, Jacques Gaillat and Jean-François Timsit Tags: Research Source Type: research

Alveolar compartmentalization of inflammatory and immune cell biomarkers in pneumonia-related ARDS
Biomarkers of disease severity might help individualizing the management of patients with the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Whether the alveolar compartmentalization of biomarkers has a clinical ... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 9, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: In ès Bendib, Asma Beldi-Ferchiou, Frédéric Schlemmer, Mathieu Surenaud, Bernard Maitre, Anne Plonquet, Guillaume Carteaux, Keyvan Razazi, Veronique Godot, Sophie Hüe, Armand Mekontso Dessap and Nicolas de Prost Tags: Research Source Type: research

Knowledge translation tools to guide care of non-intubated patients with acute respiratory illness during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Providing optimal care to patients with acute respiratory illness while preventing hospital transmission of COVID-19 is of paramount importance during the pandemic; the challenge lies in achieving both goals s... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 8, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: David Leasa, Paul Cameron, Kimia Honarmand, Tina Mele and Karen J. Bosma Tags: Review Source Type: research

The immune modulatory effects of mitochondrial transplantation on cecal slurry model in rat
Sepsis has a high mortality rate, but no specific drug has been proven effective, prompting the development of new drugs. Immunologically, sepsis can involve hyperinflammation, immune paralysis, or both, which... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 7, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Jung Wook Hwang, Min Ji Lee, Tae Nyoung Chung, Han A. Reum Lee, Jung Ho Lee, Seo Yoon Choi, Ye Jin Park, Chul Hee Kim, Isom Jin, Seong Hoon Kim, Hyo-Bum Kwak, Jun-Won Heo, Kwangmin Na, Sangchun Choi, Yong-Soo Choi and Kyuseok Kim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hemodynamic and anti-inflammatory effects of early esmolol use in hyperkinetic septic shock: a pilot study
Several studies have shown that heart rate control with selective beta-1 blockers in septic shock is safe. In these trials, esmolol was administered 24 h after onset of septic shock in patients who remained ta... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 7, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Bruno Levy, Caroline Fritz, Caroline Piona, Kevin Duarte, Andrea Morelli, Philippe Guerci, Antoine Kimmoun and Nicolas Girerd Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characteristics and clinical outcomes of culture-negative and culture-positive septic shock: a single-center retrospective cohort study
We evaluated the characteristics and outcomes of culture-negative versus culture-positive septic shock. (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 6, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: June-sung Kim, Youn-Jung Kim and Won Young Kim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Endotracheal aspirates contain a limited number of lower respiratory tract immune cells
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Source: Critical Care - January 6, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Marika Orlov, Eric D. Morrell, Victoria Dmyterko, Jessica A. Hamerman, Mark M. Wurfel and Carmen Mikacenic Tags: Research Letter Source Type: research

Systematic early versus late mobilization or standard early mobilization in mechanically ventilated adult ICU patients: systematic review and meta-analysis
This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to determine the effectiveness of systematic early mobilization in improving muscle strength and physical function in mechanically ventilated intensive care unit ... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 6, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Dominik Menges, Bianca Seiler, Yuki Tomonaga, Matthias Schwenkglenks, Milo A. Puhan and Henock G. Yebyo Tags: Research Source Type: research

A randomized trial of albumin infusion to prevent intradialytic hypotension in hospitalized hypoalbuminemic patients
Intradialytic hypotension (IDH) is a frequent complication of intermittent hemodialysis (IHD), occurring from 15 to 50% of ambulatory sessions, and is more frequent among hospitalized patients with hypoalbumin... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 6, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Etienne Macedo, Bethany Karl, Euyhyun Lee and Ravindra L. Mehta Tags: Research Source Type: research

Ketamine in acute phase of severe traumatic brain injury “an old drug for new uses?”
Maintaining an adequate level of sedation and analgesia plays a key role in the management of traumatic brain injury (TBI). To date, it is unclear which drug or combination of drugs is most effective in achiev... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 6, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Daniel Agustin Godoy, Rafael Badenes, Paolo Pelosi and Chiara Robba Tags: Viewpoint Source Type: research

Accelerated versus standard initiation of renal replacement therapy for critically ill patients with acute kidney injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis of RCT studies
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common yet possibly fatal complication among critically ill patients in intensive care units (ICU). Although renal replacement therapy (RRT) is an important supportive management... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 5, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Heng-Chih Pan, Ying-Ying Chen, I-Jung Tsai, Chih-Chung Shiao, Tao-Min Huang, Chieh-Kai Chan, Hung-Wei Liao, Tai-Shuan Lai, Yvonne Chueh, Vin-Cent Wu and Yung-Ming Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical application of esophageal manometry: how I do it
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Source: Critical Care - January 5, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Elias Baedorf Kassis and Daniel Talmor Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Carboxyhemoglobin, a reliable diagnosis biomarker for hemolysis in intensive care unit: a retrospective study
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Source: Critical Care - January 5, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Geoffroy Hariri, Kyann Hodjat Panah, B énédicte Beneteau-Burnat, Michael Chaquin, Arsene Mekinian and Hafid Ait-Oufella Tags: Research Letter Source Type: research

Prevalence of burnout among intensivists in mainland China: a nationwide cross-sectional survey
This study investigated the prevalence and factors associated with burnout in physicians of the intens... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 5, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Jing Wang, Bo Hu, Zhiyong Peng, Huimin Song, Shuhan Cai, Xin Rao, Lu Li and Jianguo Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Early corticosteroids are associated with lower mortality in critically ill patients with COVID-19: a cohort study
Critically ill patients with coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) have a high fatality rate likely due to a dysregulated immune response. Corticosteroids could attenuate this inappropriate response, although ther... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 4, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Pablo Monedero, Alfredo Gea, Pedro Castro, Angel M. Candela-Toha, Mar ía L. Hernández-Sanz, Egoitz Arruti, Jesús Villar and Carlos Ferrando Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison between first and second wave among critically ill COVID-19 patients admitted to a French ICU: no prognostic improvement during the second wave?
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Source: Critical Care - January 4, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Damien Contou, Megan Fraiss é, Olivier Pajot, Jo-Anna Tirolien, Hervé Mentec and Gaëtan Plantefève Tags: Research Letter Source Type: research

Protective reactive thymus hyperplasia in COVID-19 acute respiratory distress syndrome
Patients with COVID-19 (COVID) may develop acute respiratory distress syndrome with or without sepsis, coagulopathy and visceral damage. While chest CT scans are routinely performed in the initial assessment o... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 4, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Pelagia Cuvelier, H élène Roux, Anne Couëdel-Courteille, Jacques Dutrieux, Cécile Naudin, Bénédicte Charmeteau de Muylder, Rémi Cheynier, Pierre Squara and Stefano Marullo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of anticoagulation strategies for veno-venous ECMO support in acute respiratory failure
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) support in acute respiratory failure may be lifesaving, but bleeding and thromboembolic complications are common. The optimal anticoagulation strategy balancing these... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - January 4, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Benjamin Seeliger, Michael D öbler, Robert Friedrich, Klaus Stahl, Christian Kühn, Johann Bauersachs, Folkert Steinhagen, Stefan F. Ehrentraut, Jens-Christian Schewe, Christian Putensen, Tobias Welte, Marius M. Hoeper, Andreas Tiede, Sascha David and Ch Tags: Research Source Type: research

How I prescribe continuous renal replacement therapy
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Source: Critical Care - January 2, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Emily J. See and Rinaldo Bellomo Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Plasma levels of the active form of suPAR are associated with COVID-19 severity
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Source: Critical Care - December 29, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Mingxiang Huang, Linlin Li, Jianshan Shen, Yao Wang, Rui Wang, Cai Yuan, Mingdong Huang and Longguang Jiang Tags: Letter Source Type: research

The fluid challenge
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Source: Critical Care - December 28, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Jean-Louis Vincent, Maurizio Cecconi and Daniel De Backer Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Multi-organ point-of-care ultrasound for COVID-19 (PoCUS4COVID): international expert consensus
COVID-19 has caused great devastation in the past year. Multi-organ point-of-care ultrasound (PoCUS) including lung ultrasound (LUS) and focused cardiac ultrasound (FoCUS) as a clinical adjunct has played a si... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 24, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Arif Hussain, Gabriele Via, Lawrence Melniker, Alberto Goffi, Guido Tavazzi, Luca Neri, Tomas Villen, Richard Hoppmann, Francesco Mojoli, Vicki Noble, Laurent Zieleskiewicz, Pablo Blanco, Irene W. Y. Ma, Mahathar Abd. Wahab, Abdulmohsen Alsaawi, Majid Al Tags: Review Source Type: research

Prognostic value of bedside lung ultrasound score in patients with COVID-19
Bedside lung ultrasound (LUS) has emerged as a useful and non-invasive tool to detect lung involvement and monitor changes in patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). However, the clinical significan... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 22, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Li Ji, Chunyan Cao, Ying Gao, Wen Zhang, Yuji Xie, Yilian Duan, Shuangshuang Kong, Manjie You, Rong Ma, Lili Jiang, Jie Liu, Zhenxing Sun, Ziming Zhang, Jing Wang, Yali Yang, Qing Lv & hellip; Tags: Research Source Type: research

Corticosteroid therapy in critically ill patients with COVID-19: a multicenter, retrospective study
Corticoid therapy has been recommended in the treatment of critically ill patients with COVID-19, yet its efficacy is currently still under evaluation. We investigated the effect of corticosteroid treatment on... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 18, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Yiming Li, Qinghe Meng, Xin Rao, Binbin Wang, Xingguo Zhang, Fang Dong, Tao Yu, Zhongyi Li, Huibin Feng, Jinpeng Zhang, Xiangyang Chen, Hunian Li, Yi Cheng, Xiaoyang Hong, Xiang Wang, Yimei Yin & hellip; Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risks of ventilator-associated pneumonia and invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in patients with viral acute respiratory distress syndrome related or not to Coronavirus 19 disease
Data on incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in patients with severe SARS-CoV-2 infection are limited. (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 18, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Keyvan Razazi, Romain Arrestier, Anne Fleur Haudebourg, Brice Benelli, Guillaume Carteaux, Jean ‑Winoc Decousser, Slim Fourati, Paul Louis Woerther, Frederic Schlemmer, Anais Charles-Nelson, Francoise Botterel, Nicolas de Prost and Armand Mekontso Dessa Tags: Research Source Type: research

Lower versus higher hemoglobin threshold for transfusion in ARDS patients with and without ECMO
Efficacy and safety of different hemoglobin thresholds for transfusion of red blood cells (RBCs) in adults with an acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) are unknown. We therefore assessed the effect of tw... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 16, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: O. Hunsicker, L. Materne, V. B ünger, A. Krannich, F. Balzer, C. Spies, R. C. Francis, S. Weber-Carstens, M. Menk and J. A. Graw Tags: Research Source Type: research

Viral RNA load in plasma is associated with critical illness and a dysregulated host response in COVID-19
COVID-19 can course with respiratory and extrapulmonary disease. SARS-CoV-2 RNA is detected in respiratory samples but also in blood, stool and urine. Severe COVID-19 is characterized by a dysregulated host re... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 14, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Jes ús F. Bermejo-Martin, Milagros González-Rivera, Raquel Almansa, Dariela Micheloud, Ana P. Tedim, Marta Domínguez-Gil, Salvador Resino, Marta Martín-Fernández, Pablo Ryan Murua, Felipe Pérez-García, Luis Tamayo, Raúl Lopez-Izquierdo, Elena Bust Tags: Research Source Type: research

High flow nasal therapy versus noninvasive ventilation as initial ventilatory strategy in COPD exacerbation: a multicenter non-inferiority randomized trial
The efficacy and safety of high flow nasal therapy (HFNT) in patients with acute hypercapnic exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) are unclear. Our aim was to evaluate the short-term e... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 14, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Andrea Cortegiani, Federico Longhini, Fabiana Madotto, Paolo Groff, Raffaele Scala, Claudia Crimi, Annalisa Carlucci, Andrea Bruni, Eugenio Garofalo, Santi Maurizio Raineri, Roberto Tonelli, Vittoria Comellini, Enrico Lupia, Luigi Vetrugno, Enrico Clini, Tags: Research Source Type: research

Resuscitation fluid types in sepsis, surgical, and trauma patients: a systematic review and sequential network meta-analyses
Crystalloids and different component colloids, used for volume resuscitation, are sometimes associated with various adverse effects. Clinical trial findings for such fluid types in different patients ’ conditio... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 14, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Chien-Hua Tseng, Tzu-Tao Chen, Mei-Yi Wu, Ming-Cheng Chan, Ming-Chieh Shih and Yu-Kang Tu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Local signs at insertion site and catheter-related bloodstream infections: an observational post hoc analysis using individual data of four RCTs
This study aimed to evaluate the association between local signs at removal and catheter-related bloodstream infect... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 14, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Niccol ò Buetti, Stéphane Ruckly, Jean-Christophe Lucet, Lila Bouadma, Maité Garrouste-Orgeas, Carole Schwebel, Olivier Mimoz, Bertrand Souweine and Jean-François Timsit Tags: Research Source Type: research

Getting out of the 1950s: rethinking old priorities for staffing in critical care
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Source: Critical Care - December 14, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Hannah Wunsch Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Anakinra treatment in critically ill COVID-19 patients: a prospective cohort study
A subset of critically ill COVID-19 patients develop a hyperinflammatory state. Anakinra, a recombinant interleukin-1 receptor antagonist, is known to be effective in several hyperinflammatory diseases. We inv... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 10, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Emma J. Kooistra, Nicole J. B. Waalders, Inge Grondman, Nico A. F. Janssen, Aline H. de Nooijer, Mihai G. Netea, Frank L. van de Veerdonk, Esther Ewalds, Johannes G. van der Hoeven, Matthijs Kox and Peter Pickkers Tags: Research Source Type: research

Machine learning to predict hemorrhage and thrombosis during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
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Source: Critical Care - December 10, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Adeel Abbasi, Yasmin Karasu, Cindy Li, Neel R. Sodha, Carsten Eickhoff and Corey E. Ventetuolo Tags: Research Letter Source Type: research

Incidence rate and clinical impacts of arrhythmia following COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 17,435 patients
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Source: Critical Care - December 10, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Shu-Chen Liao, Shih-Chieh Shao, Chi-Wen Cheng, Yung-Chang Chen and Ming-Jui Hung Tags: Research Letter Source Type: research

A manifesto for the future of ICU trials
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Source: Critical Care - December 9, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Ewan C. Goligher, Fernando Zampieri, Carolyn S. Calfee and Christopher W. Seymour Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Chlorhexidine-dress related contact dermatitis —the precautionary principle is no more relevant!
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Source: Critical Care - December 9, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Philippe Eggimann, Jean-Luc Pagani, Jean-Pierre Revelly and Yok-Ai Que Tags: Letter Source Type: research

The Adaptive COVID-19 Treatment Trial-1 (ACTT-1) in a real-world population: a comparative observational study
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Source: Critical Care - December 7, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Matilde Tejlbo Frost, Espen Jimenez-Solem, Mikkel Z öllner Ankarfeldt, Martin Erik Nyeland, Anne Helms Andreasen and Tonny Studsgaard Petersen Tags: Research Letter Source Type: research

Electrical impedance tomography to titrate positive end-expiratory pressure in COVID-19 acute respiratory distress syndrome
Patients with coronavirus disease-19-related acute respiratory distress syndrome (C-ARDS) could have a specific physiological phenotype as compared with those affected by ARDS from other causes (NC-ARDS). (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 7, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Fran çois Perier, Samuel Tuffet, Tommaso Maraffi, Glasiele Alcala, Marcus Victor, Anne-Fleur Haudebourg, Keyvan Razazi, Nicolas De Prost, Marcelo Amato, Guillaume Carteaux and Armand Mekontso Dessap Tags: Research Source Type: research

Transesophageal echocardiography-associated tracheal microaspiration and ventilator-associated pneumonia in intubated critically ill patients: a multicenter prospective observational study
Microaspiration of gastric and oropharyngeal secretions is the main causative mechanism of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) is a routine investigation tool in inten... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 7, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Fran çois Bagate, Anahita Rouzé, Farid Zerimech, Florence Boissier, Vincent Labbe, Keyvan Razazi, Guillaume Carteaux, Nicolas de Prost, Malika Balduyck, Patrice Maboudou, Saad Nseir and Armand Mekontso Dessap Tags: Research Source Type: research

Peripheral blood transcriptomic sub-phenotypes of pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome
Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is heterogeneous and may be amenable to sub-phenotyping to improve enrichment for trials. We aimed to identify subtypes of pediatric ARDS based on whole blood transcr... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 7, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Nadir Yehya, Brian M. Varisco, Neal J. Thomas, Hector R. Wong, Jason D. Christie and Rui Feng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Response to "optic nerve sheath diameter guided detection of sepsis associated encephalopathy"
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Source: Critical Care - December 7, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Ziyue Yang and Tongwen Sun Tags: Letter Source Type: research

Correction to: Effect of PEEP decremental on respiratory mechanics, gas exchange, pulmonary regional ventilation, and hemodynamics in patients with SARS-Cov-2-associated Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 4, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Vincent Bonny, Vincent Janiak, Savino Spadaro, Andrea Pinna, Alexandre Demoule and Martin Dres Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Impact of advance directives on the variability between intensivists in the decisions to forgo life-sustaining treatment
There is wide variability between intensivists in the decisions to forgo life-sustaining treatment (DFLST). Advance directives (ADs) allow patients to communicate their end-of-life wishes to physicians. We ass... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - December 2, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Margot Smirdec, Merc é Jourdain, Virginie Guastella, Céline Lambert, Jean-Christophe Richard, Laurent Argaud, Samir Jaber, Kada Klouche, Anne Medard, Jean Reignier, Jean-Philippe Rigaud, Jean-Marc Doise, Russell Chabanne, Bertrand Souweine, Jeremy Boure Tags: Research Source Type: research

The future of AI in critical care is augmented, not artificial, intelligence
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Source: Critical Care - December 2, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Vincent X. Liu Tags: Editorial Source Type: research

Percutaneous right ventricular assist device, rapid employment in right ventricular failure during septic shock
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Source: Critical Care - December 2, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Ignazio Condello Tags: Letter Source Type: research

Right ventricular-arterial uncoupling independently predicts survival in COVID-19 ARDS
To investigate the prevalence and prognostic impact of right heart failure and right ventricular-arterial uncoupling in Corona Virus Infectious Disease 2019 (COVID-19) complicated by an Acute Respiratory Distr... (Source: Critical Care)
Source: Critical Care - November 30, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Authors: Michele D ’Alto, Alberto M. Marra, Sergio Severino, Andrea Salzano, Emanuele Romeo, Rosanna De Rosa, Francesca Maria Stagnaro, Gianpiero Pagnano, Raffaele Verde, Patrizia Murino, Andrea Farro, Giovanni Ciccarelli, Maria Vargas, Giuseppe Fiorentino, Gius Tags: Research Source Type: research