Sunday, June 25, 2006

Sunday June 25, 2006
Introducing iCritical Care Podcasts

iCritical Care Podcasts from Society of Critical Care Medicine is a kind of radio which you can listen on your home computer, or your portable media player (iPod and others). The iCritical Care Podcast is a novel way for you to keep up-to-date with the latest in Critical Care. Site get frequently updated with talks on recent breakthrough articles carrying interviews with authors of these articles as well as talks on non-academic but critical care related issues. So far upto 34 talks have been added including but not limited to:

  • Lorazepam vs. Propofol
  • Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections
  • Prophylactic Antimicrobial Use in the ICU
  • Hospital Mortality Assessment
  • Rationing in the ICU
  • Morbid Obesity and the Surgical Critical Patient
  • Dopamine's Influence on the Outcome of Shock
  • Defining and Treating Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
  • Early Indicators of Sepsis Survival
  • Getting Our ICU Language Straight
  • Critical Care Pharmacists
  • Implementing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign

Host is Richard H. Savel, MD, Associate Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, NY.

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Related previous themes:
Introducing Resident ICU Course and
PACT - Critical Care distant learning course