Fears of a ventilator shortage inspired doctors and engineers to improvise new designs. Inside the race to build a cheap, reliable machine.
In her role as the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) 2020 Distinguished Research Lecturer, Karen Giuliano, a UMass Amherst associate professor, has examined her “unconventional journey” from caring for patients at the bedside to challenging precedent in critical care to medical device design and innovation.
Hurricane Laura’s rapid intensification Wednesday shocked scientists and prompted forecasters to issue warnings of “unsurvivable storm surge” in Texas and Louisiana.
This presentation provides an overview of the types of strategies for approaching the B Element (Spontaneous Breathing Trials: STBs) of the ICU Liberation Bundlein patients with COVID-19. This is SCCM curated COVID-19 microlearning content.
The effect of the timing of norepinephrine initiation on clinical outcomes in patients with septic shock is uncertain. A systematic review and meta-analysis was performed to evaluate the impact of early and late start of norepinephrine support on clinical outcomes in patients with septic shock. We searched the PubMed, Cochrane, and Embase databases for randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and…
This online conference will feature the newest COVID-19 research findings, prominent multiprofessional faculty, guidelines updates, and resources. Join clinicians from around the world, from the convenience of your home or office, to seek evidence-based solutions to improve outcomes for COVID-19 patients.
We spoke with Diana Mason about why journalists should be interviewing and citing nurses — especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Iserson, MD. As clinicians and support personnel struggle with their responsibilities to treat during the current COVID-19 pandemic, several ethical issues have emerged.