Delirium in Critical Care

Delirium in Mechanically Ventilated Patients Ely et al. JAMA 2001 This is a study the aim of which was to validate the use of the CAM-ICU to assess for delirium in ICU patients. Delirium is a disturbance of consciousness characterised by an acute onset and fluctuating course of im-paired cognitive functioning so that a patient’s ability [...]

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CCP Podcast 073: Bariatric Surgery in the Management of Obesity

I was lucky enough to be invited to the Home Mechanical Ventilation Conference in June 2017 by Rachael Moses (@rachaelmoses) and Professor Nick Hart (@NickHartThorax) and this is one of the presentations I thought you might like to hear. Bariatric surgery has become almost routine now and Andrew Jenkinson tells us why. Diets will never seem [...]

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CCP Podcast 072: The Two Jonnys Do Twitter July 2017

NOT The Two Ronnies…but The Two Jonnys….and Twitter! This is the fourth episode of an exciting new podcast project with Jonny Wilkinson (@WilkinsonJonny) who is an anaesthetist and Intensive Care Consultant at Northampton hospital He has a website, Critical Care Northampton, from where he does regular reviews of some of the many issues one can find [...]

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