Squeezing the Kidneys in Septic Shock

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We have a bunch of gadgets and high-end drugs at our fingertips in ICU, but we seem to struggle with working out how best to use them. There is an endless search for which one is the best option, the first line magic bullet. Acute kidney injury is a commonly reported marker of approaching badness for a patient being treated […]

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Brent Thoma vs Iain Beardsell – We Need a Social Media ‘Impact Factor’ for FOAM

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Brent Thoma vs Iain Beardsell – We Need a Social Media ‘Impact Factor’ for FOAM From Brent Thoma – Education resources are proliferating exponentially online but have been criticized for their variability in quality. This presentation will outline the three primary reasons that a social media impact factor is needed: (1) to assist learners and educators to identify the best […]

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Torre on Liver Replacement Therapies

The role of Liver Replacement Therapies remains undefined. In this podcast, Associate Professor Luke Torre shares his experience and the science and evidence behind Extra-Corporeal Liver Assist Devices (ELAD) Dr Torre is currently working as an Intensivist/Anaesthetist in Perth, Western Australia. This presentation was originally presented at an ICN WA meeting held 2nd December 2015 in conjunction with Hazeldine on Alcoholic […]

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