iCritical Care: All Audio

By Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)

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iCritical Care: All Audio offers access to all of the Society of Critical Care Medicine's podcasts offering in-depth interviews on adult and pediatric clinical topics as well as updates in the field on various issues. Subscribing to All Audio ensures you receive all podcasts, whether iCritical Care hosts are chatting with authors from the Critical Care Medicine and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine journals, or covering other important topics with well-known speakers, prominent SCCM members or various thought leaders.

Episode Date
SCCM Pod-363 Hemodynamic Support of Pediatric and Neonatal Septic Shock
00:17:54
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Joseph A. Carcillo, MD, about the article, American College of Critical Care Medicine Clinical Practice Parameters for Hemodynamic Support of Pediatric and Neonatal Septic Shock, published in the June 2017 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Jun 07, 2018
SCCM Pod-362 Time of Admission to the PICU and Mortality
00:22:06
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Michael C. McCrory, MD, MS, about the article, Time of Admission to the PICU and Mortality, published in the October 2017 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
May 07, 2018
SCCM Pod-361 Antibiotic Therapy in Comatose Mechanically Ventilated Patients Following Aspiration
00:08:48
Dr. Fraser, MD, speaks with Jean Baptiste Lascarrou, MD, about the article, Antibiotic Therapy in Comatose Mechanically Ventilated Patients Following Aspiration: Differentiating Pneumonia from Pneumonitis, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Mar 22, 2018
SCCM Pod-360 Alarm and Alert Fatigue in Critical Care
00:21:27
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Bradford D. Winters, PhD, MD, FCCM, about alarm and alert fatigue in critical care. Alarm fatigue is the desensitization that clinicians experience to frequent alarms, particularly those that do not provide useful clinical information, or false alarms.
Feb 15, 2018
SCCM Pod-358 Liberal Glycemic Control in Critically Ill Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
00:32:47
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Palash Kar, MBBS, about the article, Liberal Glycemic Control in Critically Ill Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: An Exploratory Study, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Jan 25, 2018
SCCM Pod-357 Initial Crystalloid Resuscitation in Sepsis and Septic Shock
00:27:18
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Daniel E. Leisman, BS, about the article, Patterns and Outcomes Associated With Timeliness of Initial Crystalloid Resuscitation in a Prospective Sepsis and Septic Shock Cohort, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Jan 11, 2018
SCCM Pod-356 Repeated Critical Illness and Unplanned Readmissions to PICUs
00:16:29
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Jeffrey D. Edwards, MD, MA, MAS, about the article, Repeated Critical Illness and Unplanned Readmissions Within 1 Year to PICUs, published in the August 2017 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Jan 02, 2018
SCCM Pod-355 The Epidemiology of Hospital Death Following Pediatric Severe Sepsis
00:18:49
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Scott L. Weiss, MD, MSCE, about the article, The Epidemiology of Hospital Death Following Pediatric Severe Sepsis: When, Why, and How Children With Sepsis Die, published in the September 2017 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Dec 08, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR11 Workup, Management, and Critical Sequelae of Burn Injuries
00:44:38
Richard Iuorio, MD speaks with Laura Johnson, MD, and Jim Reilly, MD, about the workup, management, and critical sequelae of burn injuries.
Nov 28, 2017
SCCM Pod-354 The Septic Shock 3.0 Definition and Trials
00:23:49
Ranjit Deshpande, MD, speaks with James A. Russell, MD, about the article, The Septic Shock 3.0 Definition and Trials: A Vasopressin and Septic Shock Trial Experience, published in the June 2017 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 16, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR10 Pathophysiology and Management of AKI
00:44:55
Richard Iuorio, MD, speaks with Kianoush Kashani, MD and Jim Reilly, MD about the pathophysiology and management of acute kidney injury.
Nov 14, 2017
SCCM Pod-353 Are Biomarkers Ready for Prime Time?
00:23:21
Kyle Enfield, MD, speaks with John A. Kellum, MD, MCCM, about his talk presented at the 46th Critical Care Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii entitled, Are Biomarkers Ready for Prime Time?
Nov 09, 2017
SCCM Pod-352 New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation in the Critically Ill
00:18:31
Kyle Enfield, MD, speaks with Travis J. Moss, MD, MSc, and J. Randall Moorman, MD, about the article, New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation in the Critically Ill, published in the May 2017 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Oct 25, 2017
SCCM Pod-351 2016 Orlando Pulse Nightclub Shooting: Lessons Learned
00:34:41
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Charles Hunley, MD, about his talk presented at the 46th Critical Care Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii entitled, Rapidly Distributing Critical Care Services in Response to a Surge Event with Multiple Casualties.
Aug 31, 2017
SCCM Pod-350 Emergency Preparedness in Healthcare
00:41:33
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Grete Porteous, MD, about emergency preparedness in healthcare and the role of critical care personnel in catastrophic situations.
Aug 31, 2017
SCCM Pod-349 Implementation of an ICU Bundle in the PICU
00:18:00
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Shari Simone, DNP, about the article, Implementation of an ICU Bundle: An Interprofessional Quality Improvement Project to Enhance Delirium Management and Monitor Delirium Prevalence in a Single PICU, published in the June 2017 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 31, 2017
SCCM Pod-348 Delirium in Critically Ill Children
00:24:35
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Chani Traube, MD, about the article, Delirium in Critically Ill Children: An International Point Prevalence Study, published in the April 2017 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 29, 2017
SCCM Pod-347 High-Quality Randomized Controlled Trials in Pediatric Critical Care
00:18:08
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks Mark Duffett, PhD, about the article, High-Quality Randomized Controlled Trials in Pediatric Critical Care: A Survey of Barriers and Facilitators, published in the May 2017 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 21, 2017
SCCM Pod-346 Delays in Antibiotic Administration for Sepsis
00:14:20
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Christopher W. Seymour, MD, MSc, about the article, Delays From First Medical Contact to Antibiotic Administration for Sepsis, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 14, 2017
SCCM Pod-345 International Survey of Critically Ill Children with Acute Neurological Insults
00:14:59
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Ericka L. Fink, MD, MS, about the PANGEA study (Prevalence of Acute Critical Neurological Disease in Children: A Global Epidemiological Assessment), published in the April 2017 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 03, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR9 Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
00:31:19
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Joshua Trob, MD about continuous renal replacement therapy. In the episode, the indications, timing of initiation, and intensity of renal replacement therapy are discussed.
Jul 13, 2017
SCCM Pod-344 Developing an ICU Diary in the Pediatric ICU
00:11:55
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Jenny Tcharmtchi, BSN, RN, CCRN, about the article, "Family Experience in the PICU," published in Critical Connections, the Society of Critical Care Medicine's newsletter.
Jul 13, 2017
SCCM Pod-343 Patient Diaries in the ICU
00:33:36
Dr. Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Christina Jones, PhD, RN, about the ICU Patient Diary Network. Dr. Jones discusses the widespread adoption of ICU diaries in the United Kingdom, various models that institutions are using, and the overall positive impact that implementation has had on patients, families, and providers.
Jun 29, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR8 Ketamine for Refractory Status Epilepticus
00:33:07
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Karen Berger, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP about refractory status epilepticus. In the episode, the use of continuous sedatives is discussed for refractory epilepticus with a focus on the novel use of ketamine in super-refractory status epilepticus patients.
Jun 29, 2017
SCCM Pod-342 Clinician Pro/Con: Paralysis and Proning in ARDS
00:36:31
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with John J. Marini, MD, about the Congress session Clinician Pro/Con: Paralysis and Proning in ARDS, which was presented at the 45th Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida.
Jun 22, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR7 The Basics of Veno-Arterial and Veno-Venous ECMO and the Indications of ECMO Therapy
00:24:36
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Elliott Cohen, MD about extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). In the episode, the basics of Veno-Arterial (VA) and Veno-Venous (VV) ECMO are outlined and the indications of ECMO therapy are discussed.
Jun 08, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR6 Vasopressor Selection in Septic Shock
00:38:01
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Scott T. Benken, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology about vasopressor selection in septic shock. In the episode, each vasopressor agent is discussed individually regarding its receptor profile, adverse effect profile, and the comparative clinical evidence supporting its use in this patient population.
May 25, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR5 Rumack-Matthew Nomogram and Acetaminophen Toxicity
00:34:54
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Nadia Awad, PharmD, BCPS about Rumack-Matthew nomogram and acetaminophen toxicity. In the episode, the toxidrome of acetaminophen overdose is outlined and the nuances (including clinical practice pearls) are discussed regarding the nomogram used to decide whether N-acetylcysteine is warranted for acetaminophen toxicity.
May 24, 2017
SCCM Pod-341 Reflections on the ICU Liberation ABCDEF Bundle Improvement Collaborative
00:42:44
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Brenda Pun, DNP, RN, ACNP, about the ICU Liberation ABCDEF Bundle Improvement Collaborative. Dr. Pun reflects upon Collaborative work, including origins and logistics of the project, team training and resource-sharing, and the importance of the interprofessional care model, as well as successes, challenges, and barriers to bundle implementation.
May 19, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR4 Common Sedatives and Paralytics for Rapid Sequence Intubation
00:33:50
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Joseph Muench, PharmD, BCPS about airway pharmacology. In the episode, the most common sedatives and paralytics for rapid sequence intubation are discussed, including concepts regarding dosing, adverse effects, onset and duration of effect, and clinical pearls.
May 17, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR3 Activated Charcoal in the Overdose Patient
00:38:11
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Frank Paloucek, PharmD, DABAT about the use of activated charcoal in the overdose patient. In the episode, nuances of activated charcoal including dosing, dosage forms, administration, and efficacy are discussed.
May 11, 2017
SCCM Pod-340 Interview with Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Patrick Kochanek
00:32:38
Ranjit Deshpande, MD, speaks with Patrick Kochanek, MD, MCCM, about his plenary talk at the 46th Critical Care Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii, entitled The Brain and Hypothermia: From Aristotle to Targeted Temperature Management, the Good Stuff Keeps Coming Back.
May 04, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR2 New Onset Atrial Fibrillation in Septic Shock
00:27:23
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Ishaq Lat, PharmD, about new onset atrial fibrillation in septic shock. In the epsiode, the issue of rate versus rhythm control is discussed as well as the need for anticoagulation among this patient population.
Apr 25, 2017
SCCM Pod-VCCR1 Treatment Approaches for ACE Inhibitor-Induced Angioedema
00:39:03
Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS, speaks with Craig Cocchio, PharmD, BCPS, about angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor-induced angioedema. In the episode, a variety of treatment approaches for ACE inhibitor-induced angioedema are discussed, including fresh frozen plasma, ecallantide, icatibant, and conventional therapies for undifferentiated angioedema.
Apr 25, 2017
SCCM Pod-339 Guidelines for Family-Centered Care in the ICU
00:23:49
Stressful decision making often falls to family members because most patients in the ICU are too ill to participate in decisions. Ranjit Deshpande, MD, speaks with Judy E. Davidson, DNP, RN, FAAN, FCCM, and J. Randall Curtis MD, MPH, about the Guidelines for Family-Centered Care in the Neonatal, Pediatric, and Adult ICU.
Apr 20, 2017
SCCM Pod-338 Building Global Collaboration in Acute Care Research
00:39:40
Dr. Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with John C. Marshall, MD, FRCSC, FACS, about his talk given at the 46th Critical Care Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii on, Building Global Collaboration in Acute Care Research.
Apr 13, 2017
SCCM Pod-337 Clinical Practice Guidelines for Sustained Neuromuscular Blockade in the Adult Critically Ill Patient: 2016 Update
00:21:30
Dr. Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Michael J. Murray, MD, PhD, FCCM, FCCP, about the article, Clinical Practice Guidelines for Sustained Neuromuscular Blockade in the Adult Critically Ill Patient, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Apr 06, 2017
SCCM Pod-336 Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines: 2016 Update
00:36:08
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, about the release of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International Guidelines for Management of Sepsis and Septic Shock: 2016, presented at the 46th Critical Care Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Mar 30, 2017
SCCM Pod-335 SCCM President Ruth Kleinpell Discusses the Year Ahead
00:31:01
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Ruth M. Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FCCM. Dr. Kleinpell is Director at the Center for Clinical Research and Scholarship and Professor in the College of Nursing at Rush University in Chicago, Illinois.
Mar 23, 2017
SCCM Pod-334 Vasopressors: Future Research
00:25:21
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Lakhmir S. Chawla, MD, about future research related to the Congress session: Bench-Pressing in the ICU: Which Vasopressor Agent Should I Choose for My Patient? which he presented at the 45th Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida.
Mar 16, 2017
SCCM Pod-333 Ultrasound Guidance and Other Determinants of Successful Peripheral Artery Catheterization
00:24:59
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with David B. Kantor, MD, PhD, about the article, Ultrasound Guidance and Other Determinants of Successful Peripheral Artery Catheterization in Critically Ill Children, published in the December 2016 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Mar 09, 2017
SCCM Pod-332 Dexmedetomidine Use in Critically-Ill Children with Acute Respiratory Failure
00:17:40
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Mary Jo C. Grant, APRN, PhD, about the article, Dexmedetomidine Use in Critically-Ill Children with Acute Respiratory Failure, published in the December 2016 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Dec 06, 2016
SCCM Pod-331 Bleeding Management and Reversal Strategies for the DOAC Patient: New and Future Approaches
00:30:14
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Scott Kaatz, DO, FACP, SFHM, about his talk given at the 45th Critical Care Congress on, Bleeding Management and Reversal Strategies for the DOAC Patient: New and Future Approaches. Dr. Kaatz is Senior Staff Hospitalist and Medical Director for Professional Development and Research in the Division of Hospital Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.
Dec 01, 2016
SCCM Pod-330 Long-Term Mental Health Problems After Delirium in the ICU
00:23:21
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Arjen Slooter, MD, PhD, about the article, Long-Term Mental Health Problems After Delirium in the ICU, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 17, 2016
SCCM Pod-329 A Bedside Model for Mortality Risk in Pediatric Patients with ARDS
00:13:42
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Aaron C. Spicer, MD, MAS. Dr. Spicer completed a pediatric residency and critical care fellowship and now is a resident in the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.
Oct 03, 2016
SCCM Pod-328 Long-Term Quality of Life Among Survivors of Severe Sepsis: Analyses of Two International Trials
00:28:28
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Sachin Yende, MD, MS, about his article, "Long-Term Quality of Life Among Survivors of Severe Sepsis: Analyses of Two International Trials," published in Critical Care Medicine.
Sep 16, 2016
SCCM Pod-327 Does Simulation Improve Recognition and Management of Pediatric Septic Shock?
00:30:20
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Mark C. Dugan, MD, about the article: Does Simulation Improve Recognition and Management of Pediatric Septic Shock, and If One Simulation Is Good, Is More Simulation Better?
Sep 01, 2016
SCCM Pod-326 Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Creating Spread for Quality Improvement
00:25:55
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Jane Taylor, Ed.D, about quality improvement science and her contributions to the Surviving Sepsis Campaign.
Aug 26, 2016
SCCM Pod-325 Pediatric Triage in a Severe Pandemic
00:26:35
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Christine Gall, DrPH, about the article, "Pediatric Triage in a Severe Pandemic: Maximizing Survival by Establishing Triage Thresholds," published in the September 2016 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 18, 2016
SCCM Pod-324 Intensive Care Unit Admission, Discharge, and Triage Guidelines
00:21:32
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Joseph L. Nates, MD, MBA, FCCM, about the article, "Intensive Care Unit Admission, Discharge, and Triage Guidelines: A Framework to Enhance Clinical Operations, Development of Institutional Policies, and Further Research," published in Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 11, 2016
SCCM Pod-323 Guidelines for the Appropriate Use of Bedside General and Cardiac Ultrasonography - Part II: Cardiac Ultrasonography
00:22:25
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Alexander B. Levitov, MD, FCCM, FCCP, RDCS. Dr. Levitov is a professor in the division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Director of the Ultrasound Training Program at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia.
Jul 28, 2016
SCCM Pod-322 Disaster and Mass Casualty Response Strategies
00:14:41
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Chadwick P. Smith, MD, about disaster and mass casualty response strategies in the wake of the Orlando shooting.
Jul 01, 2016
SCCM Pod-321 Guidelines for the Provision and Assessment of Nutrition Support Therapy in the Adult Critically Ill Patient
00:17:34
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Beth E. Taylor, RD, DCN
Jun 23, 2016
SCCM Pod-320 Impact of Sepsis Classification and Multidrug-Resistance Status on Outcome Among Patients Treated With Appropriate Therapy
00:19:59
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Marin H. Kollef, MD, about the article, Impact of Sepsis Classification and Multidrug-Resistance Status on Outcome Among Patients Treated With Appropriate Therapy, published in Critical Care Medicine.
May 03, 2016
SCCM Pod-319 Learning from Others: What We Can All Take from the Pediatrics Experience
00:15:26
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Neethi Pinto, MD, about her talk, Learning from Others: What We Can All Take from the Pediatrics Experience, presented at the 45th Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida.
Apr 29, 2016
SCCM Pod-318 A Multicenter Evaluation of Prolonged Empiric Antibiotic Therapy in Adult ICUs in the U.S.
00:19:18
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Zachariah Thomas, PharmD, about the article, A Multicenter Evaluation of Prolonged Empiric Antibiotic Therapy in Adult ICUs in the United States, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Apr 21, 2016
SCCM Pod-317 Duration of Antimicrobial Treatment for Bacteremia in Canadian Critically Ill Patients
00:22:53
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Nick Daneman, MD, about the article, Duration of Antimicrobial Treatment for Bacteremia in Canadian Critically Ill Patients, published in Critical Care Medicine.
Apr 14, 2016
SCCM Pod-316 The SPLIT Randomized Clinical Trial
00:21:16
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Paul Young, FCICM, about the article, Effect of a Buffered Crystalloid Solution vs Saline on Acute Kidney Injury Among Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: The SPLIT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Apr 07, 2016
SCCM Pod-315 Pharmacological Therapies for Intracranial Hypertension in Children With Severe TBI
00:36:15
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Steven L. Shein, MD, about the article, Effectiveness of Pharmacological Therapies for Intracranial Hypertension in Children With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury.
Apr 04, 2016
SCCM Pod-314 Sepsis Redefined: Why Do We Need a New Definition?
00:26:52
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Clifford S. Deutschman, MD, FCCM, about his talk, Sepsis Redefined: Why Do We Need a New Definition? presented at the 2016 Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida.
Mar 11, 2016
SCCM Pod-313 Idarucizumab for Dabigatran Reversal
00:24:01
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Charles V. Pollack, Jr., MD. Dr. Pollack is Professor and Senior Advisor for Interdisciplinary Research and Clinical Trials in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University.
Mar 10, 2016
SCCM Pod-312 Interview with SCCM President Todd Dorman
00:19:51
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with SCCM President Todd Dorman, MD, FCCM. Dr. Dorman is Senior Associate Dean for Education Coordination, Associate Dean of Continuing Medical Education, and Professor and Vice Chair for Critical Care.
Mar 03, 2016
SCCM Pod-311 New Sepsis Definitions: An In-Depth Interview with Craig Coopersmith
00:30:16
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's Immediate Past-President, Craig Coopersmith, MD, FACS, FCCM, discusses the new sepsis definitions published in JAMA and unveiled during the 45th Critical Care Congress.
Feb 23, 2016
SCCM Pod-310 Evidence-Based Pediatric Outcome Predictors to Guide the Allocation of Critical Care Resources in a Mass Casualty Event
00:38:43
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Philip Toltzis, MD. Dr. Toltzis is Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
Feb 18, 2016
SCCM Pod-309 Overall Hypothermia Update
00:22:44
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Benjamin Abella, MD. Dr. Abella is Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Feb 11, 2016
SCCM Pod-308 Four-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate Versus Plasma For Rapid Vitamin K Antagonist Reversal
00:25:52
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Joshua N. Goldstein, MD, PhD, FACEP, FAHA. Dr. Goldstein works as an Associate Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.
Jan 28, 2016
SCCM Pod-307 Transforming the Morbidity and Mortality Conference to Promote Safety and Quality in a PICU
00:32:31
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Christina L. Cifra, MD. Dr. Cifra is a Pediatric Intensivist and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa.
Jan 07, 2016
SCCM Pod-306 Fusing Clinical Care with Clinical Research: The Future of the Randomized Control Trial in a Self-Learning Healthcare System
00:43:06
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Derek C. Angus, MD, MPH, FRCP, about his upcoming talk which he will present this February at the 45th Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida.
Dec 17, 2015
SCCM Pod-305 The Importance of Process of Care and ICU Structure to Improved Outcomes
00:30:16
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Derek Wheeler, MD. Dr. Wheeler works as an Intensive Care Specialist at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Dec 10, 2015
SCCM Pod-304 Implementation of Continuous Capnography Is Associated with a Decreased Utilization of Blood Gases
00:20:22
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Courtney M. Rowan, MD. Dr. Rowan works as a Critical Care Intensivist in the Department of Pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dec 03, 2015
SCCM Pod-303 Post-Intensive Care Syndrome: Truth About Consequences, Right Care Right Now... and Later
00:32:31
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Maurene A. Harvey, MPH, RN, MCCM, about her upcoming plenary talk which she will present this February at the 45th Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida.
Nov 25, 2015
SCCM Pod-302 Feeding Critically Ill Children and Outcomes
00:24:37
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Ann-Marie Brown, ACNP, PhD, RN, FCCM, Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Akron and Advanced Practice Nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Akron Children's Hospital in Akron, Ohio.
Nov 19, 2015
SCCM Pod-301 Guiding AKI Prevention Using Biomarkers
00:34:33
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Azra Bihorac, MD, MS, FCCM. Dr. Bihorac works as an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Surgery and Medicine at the University of Florida.
Nov 12, 2015
SCCM Pod-300 Timing of Death in Children Referred for Intensive Care with Severe Sepsis
00:17:07
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Mirjana Cvetkovic, FRCA. Dr. Cvetkovic works as a Clinical Fellow at the Children's Acute Transport Service at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London and a Consultant Intensivist in Anesthesia at Leicester Hospital.
Nov 05, 2015
SCCM Pod-299 Mortality in Multicenter Critical Care Trials: An Analysis of Interventions With a Significant Effect
00:35:55
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Giovanni Landoni, MD. Dr. Landoni works as an Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care at IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute in Milan, Italy.
Oct 29, 2015
SCCM Pod-298 Critical Care Organizations in Academic Medical Centers in North America: A Descriptive Report
00:28:10
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Stephen M. Pastores, MD, FCCM. Dr. Pastores serves as Program Director of Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
Oct 22, 2015
SCCM Pod-297 Extubation Failure in the Pediatric Cardiac ICU: A Report From the Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium
00:28:34
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Michael Gaies, MD. Dr. Gaies is an Assistant Professor and works as a Cardiac Intensivist in the Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases at C.S. Mott Childrens Hospital and University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, MI.
Oct 15, 2015
SCCM Pod-296 Guidelines for the Appropriate Use of Bedside General and Cardiac Ultrasonography
00:34:24
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Michael Blaivas, MD, FACEP, FAIUM. Dr. Blaivas serves as a Professor of Medicine at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.
Oct 01, 2015
SCCM Pod-295 Development and Validation of a Mortality Prediction Model for Patients Receiving 14 Days of Mechanical Ventilation
00:27:03
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with C. Terri Hough, MD, MSc. Dr. Hough works as an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine.
Sep 23, 2015
SCCM Pod-294 Practice Patterns in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
00:19:16
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Donald D. Vernon, MD, FAAP. Dr. Vernon is a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Sep 17, 2015
SCCM Pod-293 Why ICU Clinicians Need to Care about Post-Intensive Care Syndrome
00:33:39
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Mark Mikkelsen, MD, MSCE. Dr. Mikkelsen works as an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sep 10, 2015
SCCM Pod-292 It Takes a Team: Contributions of Each Team Member in a Post-Intensive Syndrome Clinic Model
00:39:46
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with James C. Jackson, Psy.D, and Carla Sevin, MD
Sep 08, 2015
SCCM Pod-291 Long-Term Association Between Frailty and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Survivors of Critical Illness
00:28:50
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Sean Bagshaw, MD, MSc
Aug 25, 2015
SCCM Pod-290 Morbidity and Survival Probability in Burn Patients in Modern Burn Care
00:29:30
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Marc G. Jeschke, MD, PhD
Aug 20, 2015
SCCM Pod-289 Intraosseous Versus Central Venous Catheter Utilization and Performance During Inpatient Medical Emergencies
00:20:58
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Peter Lee, MD, MHS
Aug 13, 2015
SCCM Pod-288 The Use of Pediatric Ventricular Assist Devices in Children's Hospitals
00:22:39
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Robert T. Mansfield, MD
Aug 06, 2015
SCCM Pod-287 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Critical Illness Survivors: A Metaanalysis
00:28:16
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Ann M. Parker, MD
Jul 31, 2015
SCCM Pod-286 Clinical Practice Guideline on Management of the Critically Ill Organ Donor
00:27:16
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Gerard J. Fulda, MD
Jul 24, 2015
SCCM Pod-285 Trial of the Route of Early Nutritional Support in Critically Ill Adults
00:16:07
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Monty Mythen, MD
Jul 17, 2015
SCCM Pod-284 The Very Elderly Admitted to ICU: A Quality Finish?
00:33:58
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Daren K. Heyland, MD, FRCPC
Jul 10, 2015
SCCM Pod-283 Transfusion Triggers for Guiding RBC Transfusion for Cardiovascular Surgery
00:40:37
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with C. David Mazer, MD, FRCPC, and Gerard F. Curley, MB, MSc, PhD, FCARCSI
Jul 03, 2015
SCCM Pod-282 A Qualitative Study Exploring Moral Distress in the ICU Team
00:37:56
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCM, speaks with Janice L. Zimmerman, MD, and Courtenay R. Bruce, JD, MA
Jun 25, 2015
SCCM Pod-281 A Survey on the Sequence of Medications for Treatment of Hyperkalemia in the PICU
00:19:52
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Nnenna O. Chime, MD, MPH
Jun 18, 2015
SCCM Pod-280 Evolution of Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation Use in the PICU
00:17:49
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Andrea Wolfler, MD
Jun 11, 2015
SCCM Pod-279 Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Consensus Recommendations From the Pediatric Acute Lung Injury Consensus Conference
00:26:52
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Neal J. Thomas, MD
Jun 05, 2015
SCCM Pod-278 Feeding the Critically Ill Patient
00:23:44
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, speaks with Todd W. Rice, MD, MsC.
Jun 01, 2015
SCCM Pod-277 Respiratory Dysfunction Associated With Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Critically Ill Children
00:22:55
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Guillaume Emeriaud, MD, PhD.
Jun 01, 2015
SCCM Pod-276 Pediatric Delirium and Associated Risk Factors
00:20:14
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Chani Traube, MD.
May 21, 2015
SCCM Pod-275 44th Critical Care Congress: Is Repair After AKI Linked to Long-Term Outcomes?
00:32:48
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with John Kellum, MD, MCCM, Professor of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh.
May 19, 2015
SCCM Pod-274 Tissue Oxygen Saturation and Finger Perfusion Index in Central Hypovolemia: Influence of Pain
00:28:07
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Lars O. Hoiseth, MD.
May 14, 2015
SCCM Pod-273 Basic Critical Care Echocardiography by Pulmonary Fellows
00:19:48
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Kay Choong See, MRCP.
May 07, 2015
SCCM Pod-272 Tragedy in Nepal: Post-Disaster Efforts, Ways to Help
00:20:15
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Laura Hawryluck, MD, FRCPC, about Nepal's critical care infrastructure.
May 01, 2015
SCCM Pod-271 Epidemiology of Vasospasm in Children with Moderate-to-Severe TBI
00:18:33
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Nicole O'Brien, MD
Apr 30, 2015
SCCM Pod-270 Quality of Communication in the ICU and Surrogates Understanding of Prognosis
00:19:55
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Jared Chiarchiaro, MD
Apr 23, 2015
SCCM Pod-269 National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Underestimates Risk Associated With Mild and Moderate Postoperative AKI
00:31:37
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Azra Bihorac, MD, MS, and Charles E. Hobson, MD, MHA
Apr 14, 2015
SCCM Pod-268 Results from the EPIC II study
00:42:02
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, FCCM
Apr 09, 2015
SCCM Pod-267 Short and Long-Term Outcome in Elderly Patients After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Cohort Study
00:25:03
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with David Grimaldi, MD, PhD
Apr 07, 2015
SCCM Pod-266 Autologous Bone Marrow Mononuclear Cells Reduce Therapeutic Intensity for Severe TBI in Children
00:23:03
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with George P. Liao, MD and Charles S. Cox, MD
Apr 02, 2015
SCCM Pod-265 Diagnostic Errors in the Pediatric and Neonatal ICU
00:27:01
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Jason W. Custer, MD
Mar 31, 2015
SCCM Pod-264 44th Critical Care Congress: RESTORE Study
00:28:20
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Martha Curley, RN
Mar 26, 2015
SCCM Pod-263 44th Critical Care Congress: Nursings Role in Screening Ward Patients for Sepsis
00:25:00
Ludwig H. Lin, MD, speaks with Patricia Posa RN, BSN, MSA, FAAN
Mar 24, 2015
SCCM Pod-262 44th Critical Care Congress: End-of-Life Costs and Logistics
00:24:57
Ludwig H. Lin, MD, speaks with Dan R. Thompson, MD, MA, MCCM.
Mar 19, 2015
SCCM Pod-261 44th Critical Care Congress: A Model of NPs and PAs in the ICU
00:24:13
Aligning Goals and Strategies within the Healthcare System.
Mar 12, 2015
SCCM Pod-260 44th Critical Care Congress: SCCM Family-Centered Care Award Winner Shares Experience
00:24:10
Ludwig H. Lin, MD, speaks with Keri Nasenbeny, RN, MHA, Assistant Administrator of Critical Care at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle.
Mar 05, 2015
SCCM Pod-259 NEJM Study Examines if Simvastatin Improves ARDS Outcomes
00:22:07
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Daniel F. McAuley, MD
Feb 24, 2015
SCCM Pod-258 Extubation During Pediatric ECMO: A Single-Center Experience
00:27:21
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with James Thomas, MD
Feb 17, 2015
SCCM Pod-257 44th Critical Care Congress: The Practice of Critical Care: Ten Things We Can (and Must) Do Better
00:22:40
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Phillip R. Dellinger, MD, MCCM.
Feb 10, 2015
SCCM Pod-256 The Burden of Influenza-Associated Critical Illness Hospitalizations
00:28:57
Ludwig Lin, MD, speaks with Colin R. Cooke, MD.
Feb 09, 2015
SCCM Pod-255 44th Critical Care Congress: Ultrasound Credentialing
00:14:43
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, discusses Ultrasound Credentialing with Michael Blaivas, MD, FAIUM, FACEP.
Jan 29, 2015
SCCM Pod-254 44th Critical Care Congress: The ABCDEF Bundle Evolution
00:24:07
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with E. Wesley Ely, MD, FCCM, at the 44th Critical Care Congress in Phoenix, Arizona.
Jan 28, 2015
SCCM Pod-253 44th Critical Care Congress: Presidential Address
00:16:35
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with the Society of Critical Care Medicine 2015 President, Craig M. Coopersmith, MD, FCCM.
Jan 27, 2015
SCCM Pod-252 Creating a Healthy Work Environment Through Compassionate Care
00:19:19
Ludwig H. Lin, MD, speaks with Dorrie K. Fontaine, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean and Professor at the University of Virginia School of Nursing.
Jan 26, 2015
SCCM Pod-251 Pediatric Severe Sepsis in U.S. Childrens Hospitals
00:12:53
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Fran Balamuth, MD, PhD
Dec 22, 2014
SCCM Pod-250 Reducing Blood Testing in Pediatric Patients After Heart Surgery: A Quality Improvement Project
00:17:40
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Claudia Delgado-Corcoran, MD, MPH
Dec 22, 2014
SCCM Pod-249 Risk Factors for Acquiring Functional and Cognitive Disabilities During Admission to a PICU
00:11:43
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Meredith F. Bone, MD, MSCI
Dec 22, 2014
SCCM Pod-248 Achieving Nutrient Delivery Goals with a Stepwise Enteral Nutrition Algorithm
00:35:31
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Nilesh M. Mehta
Nov 21, 2014
SCCM Pod 247 Early Mobilization in the PICU
00:35:54
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Ira Cheifetz, MD, FCCM
Nov 20, 2014
SCCM Pod-246 Interaction Between Fluids and Vasoactive Agents on Mortality in Septic Shock
00:21:59
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Allan Garland, MD
Nov 20, 2014
SCCM Pod-245 Neonatal-Specific Consensus Definition for Sepsis
00:19:48
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with James L. Wynn, MD.
Nov 03, 2014
SCCM Pod-244 Early Mobility Implementation Strategies
00:29:51
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Heidi J. Engel, PT, DPT of UCSF Medical Center.
Nov 03, 2014
SCCM Pod-243 Understanding Sleep in Critically Ill Patients
00:35:02
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Brian Gehlbach, MD, Associate Professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Nov 03, 2014
SCCM Pod-242 Preparing for Emerging Infections
00:25:13
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with the Society of Critical Care Medicine President-Elect, Craig Coopersmith, MD, FCCM, and Jay Varkey, MD, about the Ebola epidemic.
Oct 10, 2014
SCCM Pod-241 Stem Cell Therapies in Critical Illness
00:30:55
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Adam Sapirstein, MD, Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
Oct 10, 2014
SCCM Pod-240 Project Emerge: Improving Safety and Quality of Patient Care Through Systems Engineering
00:38:05
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Adam Sapirstein, MD, Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
Sep 24, 2014
SCCM Pod-239 Hypertension and Health Outcomes in the PICU
00:14:13
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Brett J. Ehrmann, MD, MS
Aug 27, 2014
SCCM Pod-238 Internet-Based Knowledge Exchange Platform for Pediatric Critical Care Clinicians Worldwide
00:20:02
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Traci A. Wolbrink, MD, MPH
Jun 26, 2014
SCCM Pod-237 Evaluation of a Pharmacist-Managed Methadone Taper in the PICU
00:22:17
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Katherine J. Steineck, PharmD, pediatric clinical pharmacist at the University of Minnesota Amplatz
Jun 19, 2014
SCCM Pod-236 Are Pediatric Intensivists Changing Their Transfusion Practices?
00:25:39
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Jacques R. Lacroix, MD.
Jun 09, 2014
SCCM Pod-235 Study Explores the Impact of 24/7 In-House Coverage in a Pediatric ICU
00:19:21
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Kyle Rehder, MD, assistant professor of pediatrics in the division of pediatric critical care medicine at Duke Children Hospital.
May 14, 2014
SCCM Pod-234: Pediatric Intensive Care in South Africa: Making Optimum Use of Limited Resources
00:31:16
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Andrew Argent, MD, Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at the Red Cross War Memorial Childrens Hospital.
Jan 30, 2014
SCCM Pod-233: Variation in Diagnostic Testing in Intensive Care Units
00:24:53
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Jessica Spence, BMR(OT), BSc(Med) MD, a PGY3 Resident at McMaster University.
Jan 30, 2014
SCCM Pod-232: Assessing Family Satisfaction using the FS-ICU Instrument in a Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit
00:40:48
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with David Hwang, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology in the Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology at the Yale School of Medicine.
Jan 02, 2014
SCCM Pod-231: Family Presence: Evidence vs. Emotion
00:32:37
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM speaks with Cathie Guzzetta, RN, PhD, HNC, FAAN.
Nov 27, 2013
SCCM Pod-230 CCM: Pulmonary Artery Catheters in ICU Patients
00:28:14
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Hayley Beth Gershengorn, MD, lead author on an article published in the August Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 27, 2013
SCCM Pod-229: Lifetime Achievement Award, Sepsis Research
00:42:16
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Mitchell P. Fink, MD, FCCM.
Nov 14, 2013
SCCM Pod-228 CCM: Screening Criteria for Palliative Care
00:50:14
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Judith Nelson, MD, JD, lead author on an article published in the October Critical Care Medicine.
Oct 30, 2013
SCCM Pod-227 Highlights from the Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines
00:31:28
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with R. Phillip Dellinger, MD, MCCM, co-chair of the updated Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines.
Oct 21, 2013
SCCM Pod-226 CCM: Influence of RBC Transfusions on Clinical Practice
00:35:10
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with David John Murphy, MD, PhD, lead author on an article published in the October Critical Care Medicine.
Sep 20, 2013
SCCM Pod-225 Improving Alarms in the ICU
00:35:10
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Neil A. Halpern, MD, FCCM, who discusses his lecture.
Sep 09, 2013
SCCM Pod-224 PCCM: Epidemiology Trends in Patients with Severe Sepsis
00:27:52
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Mary Hartman MD, MPH, about her article published in the September Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 29, 2013
SCCM Pod-223 CCM: Incidence of ARDS After Intracerebral Hemorrhage
00:33:43
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Jonathan Elmer, MD, lead author on an article published in the August Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 19, 2013
SCCM Pod-222: Therapeutic Hypothermia in Children
00:22:25
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Philip E. Empey, PharmD, PhD, BCPS, who discusses his Young Investigator Award winning abstract.
Jul 24, 2013
SCCM Pod-221: Improving Patient and Family Satisfaction in the Surgical ICU
00:31:53
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Matthew Lissauer, MD, FACS, to discuss his surgical intensive care unit's efforts to improve the care provided to critically ill and injured patients and their families.
Jul 11, 2013
SCCM Pod-220 CCM: Dysglycemia and In-Hospital Mortality in the ICU
00:27:21
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Omar Badawi, PharmD, MPH, to discuss his article published in the December Critical Care Medicine.
Jul 02, 2013
SCCM Pod-219 PCCM: Readmissions to the Pediatric ICU
00:21:44
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with MD, MPH, Angela S. Czaja, MD, MSc, lead author on an article published in the July Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Jun 25, 2013
SCCM Pod-218 PCCM: Severity of Illness Assessment in Children
00:23:39
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Murray M. Pollack, MD.
Jun 19, 2013
SCCM Pod-217 CCM: Trends in Palliative and End-of-Life Care in the ICU
00:19:30
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with J. Randall Curtis, MD, MPH.
Jun 12, 2013
SCCM Pod-216 PCCM: Critical Pertussis Illness in Children
00:16:12
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with John T. Berger, MD, FCCM, Medical Director for Cardiac Critical Care at Childrens National Medical Center in Washington, DC, USA.
Jun 06, 2013
SCCM Pod-215 CCM: The Impact of Healthcare Directives
00:33:03
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Saqib A. Chaudhry, MD, lead author on an article published in the June Critical Care Medicine.
May 29, 2013
SCCM Pod-214 CCM: Benchmarking Severe Sepsis
00:36:28
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with David F. Gaieski, MD.
May 22, 2013
SCCM Pod-213 Implementing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign Guidelines
00:34:42
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Christa A. Schorr, RN, MSN, FCCM, who is with us today to discuss implementing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) guidelines.
May 08, 2013
SCCM Pod-212 CCM: Therapeutic Hypothermia Following Sudden Cardiac Arrest
00:32:01
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with David R. Janz, MD, lead author on an article published in the December issue of Critical Care Medicine.
May 02, 2013
SCCM Pod-211 Practicing Critical Care During Wartime
00:39:10
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Warren C. Dorlac, MD, FACS, about his Critical Care Congress lecture.
Apr 18, 2013
SCCM Pod-210: Message from the 2013 President
00:26:00
Society of Critical Care Medicine president Carol L. Thompson, PhD, CCRN, ACNP, FCCM, discusses her professional background as a nurse.
Apr 08, 2013
SCCM Pod-209: ECMO in Pediatric Critical Care
00:42:28
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Heidi J. Dalton, MD, FCCM, about extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in pediatric critical care.
Mar 28, 2013
SCCM Pod-208 PCCM: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant in Children
00:31:00
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Christine N. Duncan, MD
Mar 07, 2013
SCCM Pod-207 PCCM: Attendance During Family-Centered Rounds
00:23:36
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Matthew J. Drago, MD, MBE
Feb 28, 2013
SCCM Pod-206 PCCM: Glycemic Control in Pediatric Patients
00:24:00
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Eliotte L. Hirshberg, MD.
Feb 21, 2013
SCCM Pod 205 CCM: New Pain, Agitation and Delirium Guidelines
00:38:46
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Juliana Barr, MD, FCCM. The guidelines provide a roadmap for developing integrated, evidence-based, and patient-centered protocols for preventing and treating pain, agitation and delirium.
Feb 07, 2013
SCCM Pod-204 CCM: Surveillance Definitions for VAP
00:51:49
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Michael Klompas, MD, MPH
Feb 01, 2013
SCCM Pod-203 PCCM: Using the Vanguard Phase in Clinical Trials
00:30:09
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Victoria L. Pemberton, RN, MS, about her article published in the January Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Jan 16, 2013
SCCM Pod-202 CCM: Reducing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections in the ICU
00:38:08
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Jill A. Marsteller, PhD, MPP, lead author on an article published in the November Critical Care Medicine
Dec 20, 2012
SCCM Pod-201 CCM: New Glycemic Control Guidelines
00:34:39
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Judith Jacobi, PharmD, FCCM, lead author on the new glycemic control guidelines
Dec 18, 2012
SCCM Pod-200 PCCM: Mechanical Ventilation Use in Children with 2009 H1N1 Versus Seasonal Influenza
00:22:16
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Carl O. Eriksson, MD, MPH, lead author on an article published in the November Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Dec 06, 2012
SCCM Pod-199 PCCM: Stem Cell Transplant Outcomes
00:28:01
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks with Ranjit S. Chima, MD, lead author of an article published in the November Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Dec 06, 2012
SCCM Pod-198 CCM: Cost Savings and Quality Improvement
00:37:51
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Amay Parikh, MD, MBA, MS, lead author on an article published in the October Critical Care Medicine
Nov 30, 2012
SCCM Pod-197 CCM: Sedative Doses, Mechanical Ventilation and Delirium
00:23:46
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Christopher W. Seymour, MD, MSc, lead author on an article published in the October Critical Care Medicine
Nov 13, 2012
SCCM Pod-196 CCM: Training Residents Effectively in Mechanical Ventilation
00:28:29
Michael Weinstein speaks with Ewan Goligher, MD, FRCPC, lead author on an article published in the October Critical Care Medicine
Nov 05, 2012
SCCM Pod-195 CCM: Tracheostomy Practice in Critically Ill Patients
00:15:31
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Bradley D. Freeman, MD, FACS, to discuss his article published in the October Critical Care Medicine.
Oct 11, 2012
SCCM Pod-194 CCM: Understanding Procalcitonin in Diagnosing Infection, Sepsis
00:18:12
Use of Procalcitonin (PCT) for the diagnosis of infection has been studied extensively with conflicting results, in part because of the many different populations and clinical syndromes studied.
Sep 27, 2012
SCCM Pod-193 CCM: Research Consent Discrepancies Between Patients and Surrogates
00:27:56
Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Marc Moss, MD, lead author of an article published in the September Critical Care Medicine
Sep 20, 2012
SCCM Pod-192 PCCM: Residents Reveal Patient Safety Perceptions
00:20:03
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, speaks Katri Typpo, MD, MPH, lead author of an article published in the September 2012 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Sep 12, 2012
SCCM Pod-191 CCM: Perceptions of Organ Donation
00:20:46
Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Joanne L. Hart, MD, about her article published in the September Critical Care Medicine
Aug 30, 2012
SCCM Pod-190 CCM: Challenges within Interhospital Patient Transfers
00:36:13
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Theodore J. Iwashyna, MD, PhD, about his August Critical Care Medicine article
Aug 23, 2012
SCCM Pod-189: Expanding Palliative Care Training for Fellows
00:26:30
iCritical Care Podcast associate editor Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Alyssa Majesko, MD, MS, about her article published in the August Critical Connections
Aug 02, 2012
SCCM Pod-188 CCM: Patient-Centered Critical Care Reconsidered
00:21:58
iCritical Care Podcast associate editor Michael Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Constantine Manthous, MD
Jul 26, 2012
SCCM Pod-187 CCM: Pediatric Nutritional Practices
00:24:22
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Nilesh Mehta, MD, about his article published in the July 2012 Critical Care Medicine
Jul 19, 2012
SCCM Pod-186 PCCM: Variability and Challenges in Pediatric Asthma
00:27:44
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, associate podcast editor, speaks with Susan L. Bratton, MD, MPH, about her paper published in the July Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Jul 12, 2012
SCCM Pod-185 PCCM: Defining Pediatric Sepsis
00:19:02
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, associate podcast editor, speaks with Denise M. Goodman, MD, MS, about her article published in the July Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Jul 03, 2012
SCCM Pod-184 PCCM: Health-Related Outcomes in Children
00:21:48
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, associate podcast editor, speaks with Nana Coleman, MD, EdM, about her editorial published in the July Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Jun 28, 2012
SCCM Pod-183: Healthcare in the 21st Century
00:42:19
Robert M. Pearl, MD, discusses the state of U.S. medicine as well as the importance of information technology and the future of healthcare reform with podcast editor Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC.
Jun 21, 2012
SCCM Pod-182 CCM: A Closer Look at Johns Hopkins Percutaneous Tracheostomy Program
00:32:30
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Marek A. Mirski, MD, PhD, about his article published in the June 2012 Critical Care Medicine
Jun 07, 2012
SCCM Pod-181 CCM: Lip-Reading and the Ventilated Patient
00:13:35
iCritical Care associate editor Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Ellen Cowen Meltzer, MD, MSc.
May 31, 2012
SCCM Pod-180: Integrating Communication Bundles in the ICU
00:43:35
Former SCCM president Mitchell M. Levy, MD, FCCM, discusses communications bundles with podcast editor Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC.
May 25, 2012
SCCM Pod-179 CCM: Critical Care Research: Its Funding and Future
00:34:15
Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC, speaks with Clifford S. Deutschman, MD, FCCM, and Craig M. Coopersmith, MD, FCCM, who each serves as lead authors in two Critical Care Medicine papers related to critical care research.
May 10, 2012
SCCM Pod-178: Goal-Directed Nutrition
00:31:28
Ainsley Malone, RD, MS, LD, GNSD, discusses goal-directed nutrition with podcast editor Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC.
May 03, 2012
SCCM Pod-177 CCM: Organizational Culture and Family Satisfaction
00:27:48
iCritical Care associate editor Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, talks with Peter M. Dodek, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, FACP, about his article published in the May 2012 Critical Care Medicine.
Apr 24, 2012
SCCM Pod-176 PCCM: Guidelines for Pediatric TBI
00:26:35
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, associated podcast editor, speaks with Patrick M. Kochanek, MD, MCCM, about the revised guidelines for acute medical management of severe traumatic brain injury.
Apr 19, 2012
SCCM Pod-175 CCM: Poverty and Bloodstream Infections
00:24:26
New iCritical Care associate editor Michael S. Weinstein, MD, FACS, FCCP, speaks with Kenneth Christopher, MD, about his paper published in the May 2012 Critical Care Medicine.
Apr 13, 2012
SCCM Pod-174: Damage Control Resuscitation
00:29:48
Bryan A. Cotton, MD, MPH, discusses damage control resuscitation with new iCritical Care Podcast editor Jeffrey Guy, MD, MSc, MMHC.
Apr 12, 2012
SCCM Pod-173 PCCM: Pediatric Lessons from Haiti Earthquake
00:19:19
Ericka L. Fink, MD, discusses her latest article published in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Apr 11, 2012
SCCM Pod-172 PCCM: A Closer Look at the Critical Pertussis Study
00:20:33
Carol E. Nicholson, MD, MS, FAAP, is the Project Scientist for the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN) and Program Director for Pediatric Care and Rehabilitation Research (PCCR).
Apr 04, 2012
SCCM Pod-171 CCM: National Trends for Subdural Hematoma
00:27:13
Jennifer A. Frontera, MD, discusses national trends in the prevalence, cost and discharge disposition of patients after subdural hematoma.
Mar 28, 2012
SCCM Pod-170 PCCM: Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy During ECMO
00:23:30
Matthew Paden, MD, discusses his Pediatric Critical Care Medicine article: Recovery of Renal Function and Survival After Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.
Mar 13, 2012
SCCM Pod-169 PCCM: Formal Handover Protocols Reduce Errors During Transition to the ICU
00:22:55
Brian F. Joy, MD, a fellow in the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at Childrens Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, USA, discussed an article published in the May 2011 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Mar 01, 2012
SCCM Pod-168 CCM: Managing End-Stage Liver Disease
00:35:08
Ali Al-Khafaji, MD, MPH, is the lead author of an article published in the May 2011 Critical Care Medicine
Feb 16, 2012
SCCM Pod-167 PCCM: Restrictive Versus Liberal Transfusion Strategy in Children
00:27:32
M. Cholette, MD, is the lead author of an article published in the January Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Jan 19, 2012
SCCM Pod-166 CCM: How Much Nutrition Should Critically Ill Patients Receive?
00:26:40
Todd W. Rice, MD, MSc, is the lead author of an article published in the May 2011 Critical Care Medicine.
Jan 05, 2012
SCCM Pod-165 PCCM: PAI-1 May Lead to Early Diagnosis of VAP in Children
00:24:14
Ramya Srinivasan, MD, discusses her article published in the January Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Dec 15, 2011
SCCM Pod-164 CCM: Rescue Therapies in Patients with ALI
00:28:50
Allan J. Walkey, MD, MSc, is the lead author of an article published in the June 2011 Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 30, 2011
SCCM Pod-163 PCCM: Central ECMO Leads to Better Survival in Children
00:21:29
Graeme MacLaren, MD, FCCM, is the lead author on an article published in the March Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 15, 2011
SCCM Pod-162 Healthcare Quality: How Did We Get Here?
00:26:32
Kristine Lombardozi, MD, FCCM, discusses her article published in the August Critical Connections.
Nov 07, 2011
SCCM Pod-161 Clifford Deutschman on Sepsis Research
00:25:20
SCCM president-elect Clifford S. Deutschman, MD, FCCM, professor of anesthesiology and critical care at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia.
Oct 28, 2011
SCCM Pod-160 Enhanced LearnICU.org Promises Premiere Educational Opportunities
00:18:40
Mark Hall, MD, is a pediatric intensivist at Nationwide Childrens Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, where he is also an assistant professor of pediatrics at the University College of Medicine.
Oct 20, 2011
SCCM Pod-159 Continuous Capnography and the Difficult Airway
00:29:43
The Fourth National Audit Project of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and Difficult Airway Society was designed to identify and study serious airway complications occurring during anaesthesia in the intensive care unit and emergency department.
Sep 14, 2011
SCCM Pod-158 Mouth Care and VAP Prevention
00:20:30
Cindy L. Munro, RN, PhD, ANP-C, authored an article in the 2009 American Journal of Critical Care, titled: Chlorhexidine, Toothbrushing, and Preventing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP) in Critically Ill Adults.
Sep 01, 2011
SCCM Pod-157 Sedation Strategies in the ICU
00:23:01
Troy E. Batterton, PharmD, a pharmacist at Lakeland Regional Medical Central, and Dean Sandifer, MD, an internist, both practicing at Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Lakeland, Florida.
Aug 15, 2011
SCCM Pod-156 Delirium in the Critically Ill Patient
00:24:20
Pratik Pandharipande, MD, FCCM, is an assistant professor of anesthesiology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Aug 03, 2011
SCCM Pod-155 Fellowship Education and Research
00:27:36
Samuel A. Tisherman, MD, is a professor of critical care medicine and surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania, and director of critical care fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh.
Jul 20, 2011
SCCM Pod-154 Establishing Successful FDM and FCCS Courses
00:32:09
Babak Sarani, MD, is a trauma surgeon and an assistant professor of surgery at the University of Pennsylvania.
Jul 06, 2011
SCCM Pod-153 Inducing a Host Response in Sepsis
00:43:14
Craig Coopersmith, MD, FCCM, is a professor of surgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.
Jun 15, 2011
SCCM Pod-152 CCM: Implementing Real-Time Computerized Sepsis Alerts
00:26:18
Marin H. Kollef, MD, is lead author of an article published in the March 2011 Critical Care Medicine.
May 31, 2011
SCCM Pod-151 Symptom Experiences of ICU Patients at Risk of Dying
00:22:38
Kathleen A. Puntillo, RN, DNSc, is the lead author of an article published in the November 2010 Critical Care Medicine.
May 10, 2011
SCCM Pod-150 PCCM: Blood Transfusion and Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation
00:17:09
Ravi Thiagarajan, MD, MBBS, MPH, discusses his article published in the January Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
May 04, 2011
SCCM Pod-149 Critical Care Coding and Billing
00:27:08
George A. Sample, MD, is a senior attending in critical care at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC.
Apr 26, 2011
SCCM Pod-148 Adjunctive Corticosteroid Therapy in Pediatric Sepsis
00:19:41
Jerry J. Zimmerman, MD, PhD, FCCM, discusses his article published in the January Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Apr 07, 2011
SCCM Pod-147 Daily Predictions of Death in the Medical ICU
00:33:38
William Meadow, MD, PhD, is the lead author of an article published in the March Critical Care Medicine titled: Power and limitations of daily prognostications of death in the medical ICU
Mar 16, 2011
SCCM Pod-146 Disaster Management in Haiti
00:33:14
Randy S. Wax, MD, and Marie Baldisseri, MD, FCCM, discuss disaster management and their relief efforts after the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
Mar 07, 2011
SCCM Pod-145 Drug Shortages in the ICU
00:15:03
Judith Jacobi, PharmD, BCPS, FCCM, discusses drug shortages in the intensive care unit and how such shortages affect critical care patients and those requiring anesthesia.
Feb 17, 2011
SCCM Pod-144 Message from the 2011 President
00:22:19
Society of Critical Care Medicine president Pamela A. Lipsett, MD, MHPE, FCCM, discusses her professional background and research interests.
Feb 02, 2011
SCCM Pod-143 PCCM: The Effects of Heparin in Infants After Catheter-Related
00:19:32
Alan R. Schroeder, MD, lead author of an article published in the July Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Jan 05, 2011
SCCM Pod-142 PCCM: Helping Mechanically Ventilated Infants Swallow
00:20:36
Steven B. Leder, PhD, discusses his article, Dysphagia Testing and Aspiration Status in Medically Stable Infants Requiring Mechanical Ventilation Via Tracheotomy, published in the July 2010 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Dec 02, 2010
SCCM Pod-141 PCCM: Emergent Endotracheal Intubations in Children
00:23:30
Christopher L. Carroll, MD, FCCM, lead author of an article published in the May 2010 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 17, 2010
SCCM Pod-140 PCCM: Blood/Brain Barrier Permeability During Diabetic Ketoacidosis
00:23:38
Monica Vavilala, MD, discusses her recent article published in the May issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Nov 02, 2010
SCCM Pod 139 CCM: Duration of Delirium as an ICU Predictor of Cognitive Impairment
00:40:09
Timothy D. Girard, MD, MSCI, discusses his July 2010 Critical Care Medicine article.
Oct 28, 2010
SCCM Pod-138 CCM: Understanding Critical Care Trial Design
00:31:32
Better understanding of important aspects of trial design and interpretation, such as whether patients enrolled in both intervention arms were comparable and whether the primary outcome of the trial is clinically important, will assist the bedside clinician in determining whether to apply the findings from the clinical study into clinical practice.
Sep 28, 2010
SCCM Pod-137: A Team Approach to Identifying MRSA
00:24:39
Adam Keene, MD, MS, discusses his paper published in the January 2010 issue of Critical Care Medicine
Sep 20, 2010
SCCM Pod-136 PCCM: Community-Associated MRSA in Previously Healthy Children
00:09:39
Amy Creel, MD, a pediatric critical care physician at Childrens Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana, served as lead author on an article published in the May 2009 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Aug 27, 2010
SCCM Pod-135 PCCM: WFPICCS: Its Global Agenda
00:18:48
Niranjan Kissoon, MD, FCCM, discusses his article published in the September 2009 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Aug 25, 2010
SCCM Pod 134 CCM: Resolving End-of-Life Conflicts in the ICU
00:35:57
M. Luce, MD, FCCM, discusses his latest article: A history of resolving conflicts over end-of-life care in intensive care units in the United States
Aug 05, 2010
SCCM Pod-133 CCM: Human Factors to Medication and Patient Safety in the ICU
00:30:55
Matthew C. Scanlon, MD, discuses his article: Value of human factors to medication and patient safety in the intensive care unit.
Aug 02, 2010
SCCM Pod-132 The Future of Acute Care Surgery
00:30:55
Lewis J. Kaplan, MD, FCCM, discusses acute care surgery, its relation to surgical critical care, and his predictions for the future of acute care surgery, trauma surgery and surgical critical care.
Jul 14, 2010
SCCM Pod-131 CCM: Dexmedetomidine vs. Midazolam: A Cost Minimization Analysis
00:32:25
Joseph F. Dasta, MSc, FCCM, discusses his article published in the February 2010 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Jun 30, 2010
SCCM Pod-130 PCCM: Telemedicine in Rural Emergency Departments
00:16:29
Amelia Hopkins, MD, FCCM, discusses her article published in the September 2009 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Jun 17, 2010
SCCM Pod-129 CCM: The Use of RIFLE in Patients with AKI
00:31:18
John A. Kellum, MD, FCCM, discusses how one uses RIFLE to take care of patients with acute kidney injury (AKI).
Jun 10, 2010
SCCM Pod-128 Patient Management After Cardiac Surgery
00:32:39
Anthony Carlese, MD, DO, discusses management of the patient after cardiac surgery, specifically his approach to caring for patients in the ICU who have just undergone coronary artery bypass surgery.
May 20, 2010
SCCM Pod-127 CCM: Physician Extenders in the ICU
00:28:14
Ruth Kleinpell, RN, PhD, RN-CS, FCCM, discusses her experience as a nurse practitioner as well as her research into the role of nurse practitioners and physician assistants in the ICU.
Apr 30, 2010
SCCM Pod-126 Managing IAH and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
00:35:27
Michael Cheatham, MD, FCCM, director of the surgical intensive care units at Orlando Regional Trauma Center in Florida, discusses his latest paper.
Apr 20, 2010
SCCM Pod-125 Focus on the Team: Acute Critical Care Surgery
00:33:45
Michael West, MD, PhD, FCCM, discusses his unique career path into critical care and his background as a trauma/critical care surgeon. West is chief of surgery at San Francisco General Hospital and professor and vice chair in the department of surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. He served as chair of the 39th Critical Care Congress
Mar 30, 2010
SCCM Pod-124 Achieving Success With Paragon
00:37:27
The Paragon Critical Care Quality Implementation Program is a quality-focused program aimed to bring effective, tailored improvement strategies to hospitals.
Mar 01, 2010
SCCM Pod-123 Message from the 2010 President
00:21:02
Society of Critical Care Medicine president Judith Jacobi, PharmD, BCPS, FCCM, discusses her goals and vision for the Society during her 2010 term.
Feb 18, 2010
SCCM Pod-122 Disaster Management in Haiti
00:28:00
Barbara McLean, ACNP, CCNS-NP, a nurse from Piedmont Healthcare in Atlanta, Georgia, discusses her recent volunteer efforts in Haiti following the January 12, 2010, earthquake that devastated the area. McLean discusses general disaster management strategies as well as patient populations and care challenges specific to the event.
Feb 11, 2010
SCCM Pod-121 PCCM: E-CPR and ECMO in Pediatric Patients
00:19:58
Robert Tasker, MD, MBBS, discusses two editorials related to neurological issues in critical care.
Dec 17, 2009
SCCM Pod-120 CCM: Tracheostomy Practice in the Surgical ICU
00:32:01
Bradley D. Freeman, MD, discusses his article published in the December 2009 Critical Care Medicine, titled: Examination of Non-clinical Factors Affecting Tracheostomy Practice in an Academic Surgical Intensive Care Unit.
Nov 24, 2009
SCCM Pod-119 PCCM: Does Fellowship Program Size and Rotations Affect Clinical and Research Time?
00:17:22
Wynne Morrison, MD, discusses an article published in the May issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, which highlighted the results of a national survey of pediatric critical care medicine fellowship clinical and research time allocation.
Nov 17, 2009
SCCM Pod-118 PCCM: HLH and Sepsis
00:25:26
Leticia Castillo, MD, FCCM, assistant professor at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, discusses an article published in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Oct 30, 2009
SCCM Pod-117 CCM: Public Awareness and Perception of Sepsis
00:14:05
Margaret Parker, MD, FCCM, discusses her article published in the January 2009 Critical Care Medicine.
Oct 15, 2009
SCCM Pod-116 CCM: Diabetes, Insulin, and the Development of ALI
00:29:13
Michelle Gong, MD, MS, discusses her recent articled published in the August 2009 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Sep 24, 2009
SCCM Pod-115 PCCM: Difficult Conversations in the Pediatric ICU
00:32:01
Elaine Meyer, RN, PhD, discuss a paper published recently in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 31, 2009
SCCM Pod-114 CCM: Why Not Physician-Assisted Death?
00:33:24
Constantine A. Manthous, MD, associate clinical professor of medicine at Bridgeport Hospital and Yale University School of Medicine in Connecticut, discusses his article published in the April 2009 issue of Critical Care Medicine.
Aug 17, 2009
SCCM Pod-113 Decontamination of the Digestive Tract
00:32:05
Phillip S. Barie, MD, MBA, FCCM, discusses decontamination of the digestive tract and oropharynx in an attempt to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia. He discusses a recent article published in The New England Journal of Medicine, "Decontamination of the Digestive Tract and Oropharynx in ICU Patients." Barie is Immediate Past President of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), as well as professor of surgery and public health at Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York. He is also the director of surgical critical care and the surgical intensive care unit at New York Presbyterian Hospital. While Barie has not authored either of these articles, he is considered an expert in this field, which is very important to critical care practice.
Aug 04, 2009
SCCM Pod-112 Management of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
00:36:17
Michael Diringer, MD, FCCM, discusses his article published in Critical Care Medicine about the management of acute aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Diringer is professor of neurology, neurosurgery, anesthesiology and occupational therapy at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He is also section chief of neurological critical care. Diringer discusses the anticipation, prevention, and management of secondary complications related to aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.
Jul 23, 2009
SCCM Pod-111 CCM: Family Presence and Its Physician Performance
00:26:56
Rosemarie Fernandez, MD, an assistant professor at Wayne State University in Michigan, discusses an article published in the June 2009 issue of Critical Care Medicine, "The Presence of a Family Witness Impacts Physician Performance During Simulated Medical Codes." This is second iCritical Care Podcast to address this topic; listeners also may reference SCCM Pod-72 PCCM: Family Presence During Pediatric CPR.
Jun 16, 2009
SCCM Pod-110 CCM: Eye Care in the ICU
00:27:00
When faced with the complex conditions of critically ill and injured patients, eye care can sometimes be overlooked in the intensive care unit (ICU). However, attention to the eye is important, as these patients are at increased risk of exposure keratopathy.
Jun 01, 2009
SCCM Pod-109 PCCM: Simulation at the Point-of-Care
00:21:32
Jeffrey P. Burns, MD, MPH, discusses an article from the March 2009 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, "Simulation at the Point-of-Care: Reduced cost, in-situ training via a mobile cart." Burns is chief of the division of critical care medicine at Children's Hospital in Boston as well as an associate professor at Harvard Medical School. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2009;10(2):176 Released: 5/21/09
May 21, 2009
SCCM Pod-108 Discussion of H1N1 Influenza - Part III
00:22:27
Naomi O'Grady, MD clarifies the strain of the current virus, discusses the difference between a pandemic and an epidemic, and outlines the prescription therapies available specific to H1N1 Influenza. O'Grady is a senior staff physician in the Clinical Center's Critical Care Medicine Department and the medical director of the department's Vascular Access and Conscious Sedation Services. She also is an attending physician with the Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Department of the Children's National Medical Center and an assistant professor in the Department of Internal Medicine's Division of Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. This podcast is the third in a series focused on the H1N1 Influenza outbreak.
May 05, 2009
SCCM Pod-107 Discussion of H1N1 Influenza - Part II
00:31:43
John H. Beigel, MD, clarifies the definition of influenza and discusses the evolution of viruses, speculation on the mode of transmission and the role of vaccines and therapies as they relate to Influenza A (H1N1). The conversation references his recent publication in Critical Care Medicine (Beigel JH. Influenza. Crit Care Med. 2008; 36:2660-2666). Dr. Beigel is Director of Clinical Research at MacroGenics, Inc. in Rockville, Maryland, and a volunteer consultant at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health. This podcast is the second in a series focused on the H1N1 influenza outbreak.
May 01, 2009
SCCM Pod-106 Discussion of H1N1 Influenza - Part I
00:37:37
Randy S. Wax, MD, discusses the current outbreak of influenza A (H1N1), the triage protocol for critical care during an influenza epidemic, the public's role in taking necessary precautions, and educational resources that are available. Dr. Wax is an intensivist at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. He has multiple areas of expertise, including disaster management. This podcast is the first in a series focused on the influenza A (H1N1) outbreak.
Apr 30, 2009
SCCM Pod-105 Message from the President
00:16:34
Society of Critical Care Medicine president Mitchell Levy, MD, FCCM, discusses his goals and vision for the Society during his 2009 term. Levy stresses the importance of professional collaboration and compassionate caregiving. Levy is professor of medicine at Brown University School of Medicine and director of the medical ICU at Rhode Island Hospital.
Apr 16, 2009
SCCM Pod-104 Paragon Successes
00:23:45
The Paragon Critical Care Quality Implementation Program is a quality-focused program that aims to bring effective, tailored improvement strategies to hospitals. William A. Brock, MD, FCCM, is outgoing chair of the Paragon committee and a Paragon coach. Carrie Ogilvie, CCRN, MS, RN, participated in the Paragon Pilot Program and also went on to become a coach. Both discuss the importance of quality improvement and detail the successes of this initiative.
Apr 02, 2009
SCCM Pod-103 Leadership in Critical Care - Part II
00:30:08
Vladimir Kvetan, MD, FCCM, discusses the history and goals of the Critical Care Leadership Network of the Greater New York Hospital Association for which he is a founding member. Dr. Kvetan is director of critical care at Montefiore Medical Center in New York where he is a professor of medicine and anesthesiology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. The GNYHA seeks to serve healthcare providers, support patients in their journey toward better health and strengthen partnerships that promote high-quality, more affordable healthcare.
Mar 19, 2009
SCCM Pod-102 Leadership in Critical Care - Part I
00:28:16
John McNelis, MD, FCCM, discusses leadership and mentorship in the critical care community. McNelis is vice chairman of the department of surgery and director of surgical critical care and trauma at WinThuop University Hospital in Mineola, New York. In addition, he sits on the steering committee for the Critical Care Leadership Network of the Greater New York Hospital Association (GNYHA), a group of nearly 300 hospitals and continuing care facilities Thuoughout the New York area. The GNYHA seeks to serve healthcare providers, to support patients in their journey toward better health, and to strengthen partnerships that promote high-quality, more affordable healthcare. The Critical Care Leadership Network presented several posters during the 38th Critical Care Congress, which McNelis also will discuss. This podcast is one of a two-part series focused on leadership and mentorship in critical care.
Mar 02, 2009
SCCM Pod-101 Nutrition in the ICU
00:26:30
Paul E. Wischmeyer, MD, discusses nutrition in the intensive care unit, specifically addressing what role total parenteral nutrition might have for the critically ill or injured patient. Dr. Wischmeyer is a professor of anesthesiology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado. Released: 2/18/09
Feb 18, 2009
SCCM Pod-100 Peter J. Pronovost Looks to the Future of Patient Safety
00:24:08
Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM, discusses patient safety research and future efforts to reduce infections in the intensive care unit in this special 100th episode of the iCritical Care Podcasts. Dr. Pronovost is professor in the departments of anesthesiology and critical care medicine and surgery at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and a professor in the department of health policy and management at the Bloomberg School of Public Heath in Maryland. He also serves as director of the Quality and Safety Research Group at the Center for Innovations in Quality Patient Care Division of Adult Critical Care. Dr. Pronovost was selected to participate in the 100th iCritical Care Podcast because of his continued dedication to critical care, embodying the spirit of I AM SCCM.
Feb 01, 2009
SCCM Pod-99 Congress Preview: Mechanical Ventilation Modes
00:33:19
Richard D. Branson, RRT, FCCM, discusses his two upcoming presentations for the 38th Critical Care Congress, The Modes of Mechanical Ventilation and Mechanical Ventilation Modes: How and When. Both sessions will highlight new developments in mechanical ventilation and increase understanding. Mr. Branson is an assistant professor, division of trauma and critical care at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Ohio.
Feb 01, 2009
SCCM Pod-98 Congress Preview: Angus Discusses Critical Care Research
00:29:52
Derek C. Angus, MD, MPH, FCCM, the recipient of the American College of Critical Care Medicine's (ACCM) Distinguished Investigator Award, discusses the state of critical care research as well as his unique background. Dr. Angus will accept the award during the 38th Critical Care Congress, where he also will be giving a presentation titled, "Change," during the ACCM Convocation and Award Ceremony. Dr. Angus is a professor of critical care at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania where he is currently chairman of the department of critical care. Released: 1/22/09
Jan 22, 2009
SCCM Pod-97 Congress Preview: Teaching Critical Care Medicine
00:23:20
Paul Rogers, MD, professor of critical care medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania, discusses themes from his upcoming keynote session, "Teaching Medicine is an Art, Valuing it is Critical," to be presented during the 38th Critical Care Congress. Dr. Rogers recently was awarded The Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teaching Award, which recognizes significant contributions to medical education made by gifted teachers. Released: 1/5/09
Jan 09, 2009
SCCM Pod-96 PCCM: Acute Hyponatremia in Hospitalized Children
00:19:37
Desmond Bohn, MC, BCH, discusses his editorial, "The Problem of Acute Hyponatremia in Hospitalized Children: The Solution is the Solution," which was published in the November 2008 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. The editorial was in response to an article by P. Alvarez-Montanana et al, published in the same issue titled, "The use of isotonic fluid as maintenance therapy prevents iatrogenic hyponatremia in pediatrics: A randomized, controlled open study." Dr. Bohn is Department of Critical Care Medicine Chief at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. (Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2008;9[6]:658) Released: 12/1/08
Dec 01, 2008
SCCM Pod-95 PCCM: Is the Endotracheal Tube Next to Go
00:21:41
James D. Fortenberry, MD, FCCM, discusses his editorial published in the September 2008 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, titled "8-Tracks, Betamax... Is the endotracheal tube next to go?" Fortenberry is a pediatric intensivist at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta in Georgia, where he also is the medical director of the system's clinical research. Dr. Fortenberry also is director, division of critical care medicine in the department of pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine. The editorial was in response to an article published in the same issue by Leticia J. Yanez et al., "A prospective, randomized, controlled trial of non-invasive ventilation in pediatric acute respiratory insufficiency." (Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2008;9[5]:536) Released: 11/19/08
Nov 19, 2008
SCCM Pod-94 Increased Mortality of Ventilated Patients with Endotracheal Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
00:21:09
Jeanine Wiener-Kronish, MD, discusses an article published in the September 2008 issue of Critical Care Medicine, titled "Increased mortality of ventilated patients with endotracheal Pseudomonas aeruginosa without clinical signs of infection." Dr. Wiener-Kronish is a professor of research and teaching in anaesthetics and anaesthesia at Harvard Medical School, and Chief of Anesthesia, Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, (Crit Car Med 2008.36(9): 2495)
Oct 07, 2008
SCCM Pod-93 ACCM Recommendations for Corticosteroid Insufficiency
00:27:27
Paul Marik, MD, FCCM, discusses the June Critical Care Medicine article, "Recommendations for the diagnosis and management of corticosteroid insufficiency in critically ill adult patients: Consensus statements from an international task force by the American College of Critical Care Medicine." Dr. Marik is the chief of pulmonary and critical care medicine at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. (Crit Care Med 2008;36[6]:1937)
Jul 29, 2008
SCCM Pod-92 Physician Management and Patient Mortality in the ICU
00:23:23
Mitchell Levy, MD, FCCM, discusses his article, Association between Critical Care Physician Management and Patient Mortality in the Intensive Care Unit, published in the June 3, 2008, issue of Annals of Internal Medicine. Levy offers background about the study as well as his opinions about the controversial results. (Ann Intern Med. 2008;148:801-809) Released: June 25, 2008
Jun 24, 2008
SCCM Pod-91 PCCM: Outcomes and Admissions in the PICU
00:18:27
Folafoluwa O. Odetola, MD, MPH, discusses an article published in the January 2008 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, "Do outcomes vary according to the source of admission to the pediatric intensive care unit?" Dr. Odetola is from Mott Children's Hospital, University of Michigan Health System, and from the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor. (Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2008;9[1]:20)
Apr 18, 2008
SCCM Pod-90 New End-of-Life Guidelines
00:28:03
Robert D. Truog, MD, MA, discusses new guidelines published in the March 2008 issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Recommendations for End-of-Life Care in the ICU." Dr. Truog is professor of medical ethics and anesthesia (pediatrics) at Harvard Medical School and senior associate in critical care medicine at Children's Hospital Boston in Massachusetts. (Crit Care Med. 2008;36:953-963)
Mar 07, 2008
SCCM Pod-89 eNewsletter for the week of January 17, 2008
00:12:23
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Jan 23, 2008
SCCM Pod-88 PCCM: Organ Donation After Cardiac Death - Part 2
00:22:23
Martha A.Q. Curley, RN, PhD, associate professor of nursing, anesthesia and critical care medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and nurse scientist at Children’s Hospital in Boston, discusses an article published in the May 2007 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, "Pediatric staff perspectives on organ donation after cardiac death in children." (Ped. Crit. Care Med. 2007;8[3]:212).
Jan 17, 2008
SCCM Pod-87 Managing Pulmonary Hypertension
00:38:10
Roham T. Zamanian, MD, discusses an article published in the September 2007 issue of Critical Care Medicine, titled "Management strategies for patients with pulmonary hypertension in the ICU." Dr. Zamanian is acting assistant professor of medicine at Stanford University Medical Center. (Crit Care Med. 2007;35[9]:2037)
Oct 29, 2007
SCCM Pod-86 Message from the 2007 President
00:24:10
SCCM President Frederick P. Ognibene, MD, FCCM, shares his experiences and accomplishments as president, offers his vision for the Society and discusses current topics in critical care. Dr. Ognibene is director of the office of clinical research training and medical education at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center and the director of clinical research training program. He also is an attending in the medical intensive care unit at the NIH Clinical Center.
Oct 19, 2007
SCCM Pod-85 PCCM: Organ Donation After Cardiac Death - Part 1
00:32:32
Peter C. Laussen, MD, discusses an article published in the May 2007 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, titled "Pediatric Staff Perspectives on Organ Donation After Cardiac Death in Children." Dr. Laussen is director of the cardiac intensive care unit at Children's Hospital Boston. This is the first podcast in a two-part interview. Part two will feature an interview with lead author Martha A.Q. Curley, RN, PhD. (Ped. Crit. Care Med. 2007;8[3]:212).
Oct 10, 2007
SCCM Pod-84 CCM: Economic Evaluation of Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation
00:30:54
Christopher Cox, MD, and Shannon Carson, MD, discuss an article published in the August 2007 issue of Critical Care Medicine, titled "An economic evaluation of prolonged mechanical ventilation." Dr. Cox, the lead author of this article, is an assistant professor at Duke University and Dr. Carson is an associate professor at the University of North Carolina. (Crit Care Med 2007; 35(8):1918)
Aug 30, 2007
SCCM Pod-83 Preventing Acute Renal Failure
00:30:10
John Kellum, MD, FCCM, a professor at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses his article from the August 2007 issue of Critical Connections, "Preventing Acute Renal Failure." (Crit Conn. 2007;6[4]:1)
Aug 24, 2007
SCCM Pod-82 eNewsletter for the week of August 16, 2007
00:13:10
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Aug 20, 2007
SCCM Pod-81 CCM: Knowledge Translation in Critical Care
00:32:57
Roy Ilan, MD, assistant professor in the department of internal medicine at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, discusses his article published in the July 2007 issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Knowledge Translation in Critical Care: Factors Associated with Prescription of Commonly Recommended Best Practices for Critically Ill Patients." Carolyn Bekes, MD, FCCM, senior vice president of academic affairs at the Cooper Health System in Camden, New Jersey, joins the interview as the author of an accompanying editorial. (Ilan R, et al. Crit Care Med. 2007; 35: 1696)
Aug 02, 2007
SCCM Pod-80 PCCM: Adrenal Status in Children with Septic Shock
00:25:11
Jerry Zimmerman, MD, PhD, FCCM, discusses an article published in the January 2007 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, titled "Adrenal Status in Children with Septic Shock Using Low Dose Stimulation Test." Dr. Zimmerman is professor of pediatric critical care medicine at the University of Utah. Dr. Zimmerman is director of pediatric critical care medicine at Children’s Hospital Regional Medicine Center in Seattle, Washington. (Sarthi M, et al. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2007; 8:84)
Jul 19, 2007
SCCM Pod-79 What is New in Delirium Management
00:29:36
Wesley Ely, MD, FCCM, discusses new developments in delirium management, focusing on his presentation at the 36th Critical Care Congress. Dr. Ely is a professor in the department of medicine at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and an outcomes researcher with the Vanderbilt Center for Health Services Research. His presentation was summarized in the Congress Review, which offers education credit. Crit Conn 2007;6(3):22
Jul 13, 2007
SCCM Pod-78 Antibiotic Treatment for Severe Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis
00:31:02
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's president-elect Phil Barie, MD, MBA, FCCM, discusses a study published in Annals of Surgery, titled "Early Antibiotic Treatment for Severe Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis." Dr. Barie is professor of surgery and public health at Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York and was a co-author in this important study. (Ann Surg. 2007; 245: 674)
Jun 21, 2007
SCCM Pod-77 CCM: Sepsis Bundles Associated With Decreased Mortality
00:27:09
H. Bryant Nguyen, MD, associate professor of emergency medicine at Loma Linda University in California, discusses an article published in the April 2007 edition of Critical Care Medicine, Implementation of a Bundle of Quality Indicators for the Early Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock is Associated with Decreased Mortality.(Crit Care Med. 2007;35(4):1105)
Jun 12, 2007
SCCM Pod-76 eNewsletter for the week of June 7, 2007
00:10:38
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Jun 11, 2007
SCCM Pod-75 CCM: Spiritual Care in the ICU
00:26:50
Richard J. Wall, MD, MPH, and Nancy Chambers, MDiv, discuss an article published in the April issue of Critical Care Medicine titled Spiritual Care of Families in the ICU. Dr. Wall is a senior research fellow in the division of pulmonary of critical care medicine and Reverend Chambers is the director of spiritual care in the University of Washington healthcare system. (Crit Care Med 2007;35 (4):1084
Jun 04, 2007
SCCM Pod-74 PCCM: The Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network
00:20:00
Douglas Willson, MD, discusses an article he published in the July 2006 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, "The Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network." Dr. Willson is medical director of the pediatric intensive care unit at the University of Virginia Health Sciences Center and the chairman of the Steering Committee for the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network. (Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2006; 7:301)
May 16, 2007
SCCM Pod-73 2007 Congress Special
00:24:41
Presidential Address Frederick P. Ognibene, MD, FCCM, outlines his goals and aspirations for the Society during his presidential address at the 36th Critical Care Congress in Orlando, Florida, USA.
May 14, 2007
SCCM Pod-72 PCCM: Family Presence During Pediatric CPR
00:15:18
Susan Bratton, MD, MPH, discusses an editorial published in the September 2006 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, "Physician Experience with Family Presence During Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation." Dr. Bratton is professor of pediatric critical care medicine at the University of Utah. (Niranjan K. Ped Crit Care Med. 2006;7:505)
Apr 27, 2007
SCCM Pod-71 eNewsletter for the week of April 19, 2007
00:11:15
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Apr 20, 2007
SCCM Pod-70 PCCM: Childhood Obesity and Severe Asthma
00:12:29
Christopher Carroll, MD, discusses an article published in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine titled, "Childhood Obesity Increases Duration Of Therapy During Severe Asthma Exacerbations." Dr. Carroll is a pediatric intensivist at Connecticut Children's Medical Center. (Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2006:527-31)
Apr 19, 2007
SCCM Pod-69 2007 Congress Special: Epinephrine Versus Norepinephrine for Septic Shock
00:20:29
Djillali Annane, MD, discusses a study on epinephrine versus norepinephrine for septic shock he presented during the 36th Critical Care Congress. Dr. Annane is professor of critical care Raymond Poincare Hospital in Garches, France.
Apr 17, 2007
SCCM Pod-68 eNewsletter for the week of April 5, 2007
00:13:23
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Apr 06, 2007
SCCM Pod-67 PCCM: Lower Limit of Systolic and Mean Arterial Pressure in Children
00:11:49
Arno Zaritsky, MD, discusses an article he and Dr. Ikram Haque published in the March 2007 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine titled "Analysis of the Evidence for Lower Limit of Systolic and Mean Arterial Pressure in Children." Dr. Zaritsky is professor and chief of pediatric critical care at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida.
Mar 30, 2007
SCCM Pod-66 2007 Congress Special: Furosemide and Albumin in ARDS
00:32:39
Gregory Martin, MD, discusses some of the topics from his presentation during the 36th Critical Care Congress, "Furosemide and Albumin in ARDS." Dr. Martin is assistant professor of medicine at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, and the section head of pulmonary and critical care division at Grady Memorial Hospital where he is also the director of the medical and coronary ICUs.
Mar 22, 2007
SCCM Pod-65 2007 Congress Special: Cooling the Neurosurgical Patient
00:25:41
Stephan Mayer, MD, FCCM, discusses cooling the neurological patient. Dr. Mayer is director of the neurological intensive care unit at Columbia University Medicine Center and he is an associate professor in neurology and neurosurgery Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He presented during the 36th Critical Care Congress on this topic.
Mar 15, 2007
SCCM Pod-64 2007 Congress Special: Anemia in the ICU
00:19:22
Howard Corwin, MD, FCCM, discusses hematological issues and anemia in the critically ill and injured. Dr. Corwin professor of medicine and section chief of critical care medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire and presented during the 36th Critical Care Congress on this topic.
Mar 08, 2007
SCCM Pod-63 Gastric Versus Intestinal Feedings
00:24:31
John Mazuski, MD, FCCM, and Beth Taylor, MS, RD, CNSD, FCCM, discuss their article published in the February 2007 issue of Critical Connections, titled "Gastric vs. Intestinal Feeding: Does it Make a Difference?" Dr. Mazuski is a professor of surgery at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, and Ms. Taylor is a nutrition support dietitian at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. (Crit Conn 2007 Vol. 6, No. 1)
Feb 28, 2007
SCCM Pod-62 Simple Measures Can Decrease Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections
00:31:55
Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, FCCM, discusses his article published in the December 28 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, titled "An Intervention to Decrease Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections in the ICU." Dr. Pronovost and researchers showed Thuough this study that simple measures, such as hand washing, can have a dramatic effect in reducing bloodstream infections. They focused on improved teamwork between doctors, nurses and other intensive care unit professionals, collecting data from 103 Michigan hospitals for up to 18 months. The reference for this article is NEJM 2006 Volume 355, Number 26:2725-2732.
Feb 08, 2007
SCCM Pod-61 eNewsletter for the week of February 1, 2007
00:12:55
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Feb 02, 2007
SCCM Pod-60 eNewsletter for the week of January 18, 2007
00:12:10
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Jan 19, 2007
SCCM Pod-59: Message from the 2007 President
00:33:21
Frederick P. Ognibene, MD, FCCM, discusses his goals as the Society's president for 2007 as well as his decades-long involvement in SCCM and the critical care community. Dr. Ognibene is director of the office of clinical research training and medical education at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center and the director of clinical research training program, OIR. He also is an attending in the medical intensive care unit at the NIH Clinical Center.
Jan 12, 2007
SCCM Pod-58 CC: Cardiology Pharmacotherapies
00:30:34
William Dager, PharmD, and John S. MacGregor, MD, PhD, discuss an article in the December 2006 issue of Critical Connections, titled "Recent Advances in Cardiology Pharmacotherapies for the ICU Clinician." The article was written by Joseph Dasta, PharmD, from The Ohio State University, and Jaclyn LeBlanc, PharmD, BCPS, from The University of Oklahoma. Dr. Dager is a pharmacist specialist at UC Davis Medical Center and a clinical professor of pharmacy at UC San Francisco School of Pharmacy. Dr. MacGregor is a professor of medicine in the division of cardiology at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center and is director of the cardiac catheterization laboratory at San Francisco General Hospital.
Jan 03, 2007
SCCM Pod-57 CCM: Heparin-Induced Thuombocytopenia
00:26:13
Stanley Nasraway, MD, FCCM, discuss an article in the December issue of Critical Care Medicine "Heparin-induced Thuombocytopenia in the critical care setting: Diagnosis and management." The reference is Critical Care Medicine. 2006 34(12):2898-2911. This article offers continuing medical educational credit.
Dec 29, 2006
SCCM Pod-56 eNewsletter for the week of December 7, 2006
00:08:58
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Dec 08, 2006
SCCM Pod-55 Enteral Therapy to Treat Respiratory Distress Syndrome
00:15:32
Eric Pacht, MD, discuss an editorial published in the September issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Enteral therapy to decrease morbidity and improve survival in acute respiratory distress syndrome: Its time has come." Dr. Pacht is a pulmonary and critical care specialist and the director of the intensive care unit at Licking Memorial Hospital in Ohio. (Crit Care Med; 2006 34(9):2292-2493)
Dec 04, 2006
SCCM Pod-54 Managing Trauma Patients
00:31:12
Saraswati Dayal, MD, and Edwin Deitch, MD, discuss an article published in the September issue of Critical Care Medicine, "ICU management of the trauma patient.." The review examines closely the most important intensive care unit issues and approaches unique to trauma patients. Dr. Dayal is an attending in trauma and surgical critical care at Hacksensack University Memorial Center in New Jersey. Dr. Deitch is professor and chairman of the department of surgery at the New Jersey Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. (Crit Care Med; 2006 34(9):2294-2301)
Nov 21, 2006
SCCM Pod-53 Reducing Medication Errors in the ICU
00:24:02
Yizhak Kupfer, MD, discusses his lecture, to be held during the 36th Critical Care Congress, "Reduction of Medication Errors in the Intensive Care Unit." Dr. Kupfer is an associate professor of medicine at SUNY Downstate School of Medicine and is the director of the medical intensive care unit at Maimonides Medical Center in New York, New York.
Nov 17, 2006
SCCM Pod-52 eNewsletter for the week of November 16, 2006
00:10:53
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Nov 16, 2006
SCCM Pod-51 SCCM Members Launch Major Sepsis Study
00:30:23
Derek Angus, MD, MPH, discusses a new, multicenter research consortium, called Protocolized Care for Early Septic Shock (ProCESS). The consortium is beginning a large-scale study to determine whether specific interventions can halt the progression to severe sepsis and septic shock. Dr. Angus along with SCCM members Mitchell Fink, MD, and Donald Yealy, MD, will lead a team of intensive care unit and emergency department personnel. The study is likely to offer valuable insight on the best ways to treat sepsis and the value of early goal-directed therapy. Dr. Angus is vice chairman of research for the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine's critical care department.
Nov 09, 2006
SCCM Pod-50 2007 Congress Keynotes Up Close: Simon Finfer
00:29:26
Simon Finfer, MD, MBBS, MRCP, is one of the prominent keynote speakers set to present during the 36th Critical Care Congress February 17 to 21, 2007. He discusses his keynote presentation "The Clinical Role of Albumin in the Critically Ill" as well as his latest critical care endeavors. Dr. Fifner is a senior staff specialist in intensive care at Royal North Shore Hospital of Sydney. Dr Finfer received his training from London University and Westminster Medical School, London University. He also trained in pediatric intensive care at the world-renowned Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.
Nov 08, 2006
SCCM Pod-49 Responding to NEJM's Article on the SSC
00:35:50
Mitchell Levy, MD, FCCM, discusses a perspectives article published in the October 19, 2006, issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, titled "Surviving Sepsis—Practice Guidelines, Marketing Campaigns, and Eli Lilly," which criticizes the campaign and its major funding source, Eli Lilly.
Nov 06, 2006
SCCM Pod-48 eNewsletter for the week of November 2, 2006
00:08:44
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Nov 03, 2006
SCCM Pod-47 2007 Congress Keynotes Up Close: Patrick Kochanek
00:28:31
Patrick Kochanek, MD, FCCM, is one of the prominent keynote speakers set to present during the 36th Critical Care Congress February 17 to 21, 2007. He discusses his presentation, "Emergency Preservation for Resuscitation: Beyond CPR," as well as his background and expertise in critical care. Dr. Kochanek is director of the Safar Center for Resuscitation Research and is a tenured professor in the department of critical care medicine with secondary appointments in pediatrics and anesthesiology as well as the editor of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
Oct 30, 2006
SCCM Pod-46 2007 Congress Keynotes Up Close: Daren Heyland
00:24:58
Daren Heyland, MD, MSc, is of the prominent keynote speakers set to present during the 36th Critical Care Congress, to be held February 17 to 21, 2007. He discusses his presentation, "Pharmaco-Nutrition: A New Emerging Paradigm," and offers insight into his background and accomplishments in critical care. Dr. Heyland is professor of medicine at Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
Oct 27, 2006
SCCM Pod-45 eNewsletter for the week of September 21, 2006
00:07:04
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Sep 22, 2006
SCCM Pod-44 CCM: The Role of Weaning
00:21:22
Maged A. Tanios, MD, discusses his article, "A randomized, controlled trial of the role of weaning: Predictors in clinical decision making," from the October issue of Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Tanios is the director of the ICU at St. Mary Medical Center and assistant professor of medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine. (Crit. Care Med. 34(10):2530-2535, October 2006)
Sep 20, 2006
SCCM Pod-43 eNewsletter for the week of September 7, 2006
00:10:24
The Society of Critical Care Medicine's eNewsletter provides members of the critical care community with vital news relevant to their practice as well as updates on Society activities and programs.
Sep 08, 2006
SCCM Pod-42 Message from the President
00:28:41
Charles Durbin Jr., MD, FCCM, president of SCCM, shares his insights on some of the highlights from the past year and discusses the future of SCCM with the membership. Dr. Durbin is more than halfway Thuough his SCCM presidency in a year that has been marked by many accomplishments in the critical care community. In addition to his seat at the helm of Society, Dr. Durbin is professor of anesthesiology and surgery and medical director of respiratory care at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville
Aug 29, 2006
SCCM Pod-41 CCM: Tough Decisions at the End of Life
00:31:57
Douglas White, MD, discusses his article in the Aug issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Decisions to Limit Life-Sustaining Treatment for Critically Ill Patients Who Lack Both Decision-Making Capacity and Surrogate Decision Makers." Dr. White is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center.(Crit Care Med; 2006, 34(8):2053-2059)
Aug 16, 2006
SCCM Pod-40 CCM: Initial Antimicrobial Treatment of MRSA
00:22:02
Marin Kollef, MD, assistant professor of medicine in the department of pulmonary and critical care medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine and director of medical critical care at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, discusses his article in the Aug issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Sterile-Site Infection: The Importance of Appropriate Initial Antimicrobial Treatment." (Crit Care Med; 2006, 34(8):2069-2074)
Aug 03, 2006
SCCM Pod-39 CC: Revising the Surviving Sepsis Guidelines
00:26:54
Phillip Dellinger, MD, FCCM, professor of medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and director of the critical care section at Cooper University Hospital, and Roman Jaeschke, MD, a clinical professor at McMaster University discuss an article published in the Aug issue of Critical Connections. The article, "Revising the Surviving Sepsis Guidelines: A Closer Look," details the guideline revision process. (Crit Conn 2006 Vol.5 No. 4)
Aug 01, 2006
SCCM Pod-38 CPOE and Error Detection
00:26:03
Terry Clemmer, MD, FCCM, discusses computerized physician order entry and error detection in the intensive care unit. This podcast was recorded during the Society's 35th Critical Care Congress and released to complement the Excellence in Quality and Safety in Critical Care conference to be held September 21 to 23, 2006. Dr. Clemmer is the director of critical care at LDS Hospital in Utah and professor of medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine.
Jul 20, 2006
SCCM Pod-37 Thoughts on the FACTT Trial
00:31:36
Gordon Bernard, MD, shares his thoughts on the recently released Fluid And Catheter Treatment Trial or FACTT trial published in the May issue of The New England Journal of Medicine. The Society of Critical Care Medicine conducted this interview as part of its commitment to translating research to the bedside. Dr. Bernard serves as the steering committee chairman for ARDSNet, the group that published this study, and he shares his insight on its importance and future impact on critical care. Dr. Bernard also is the Melinda Owen Bass professor of pulmonary medicine, assistant vice-chancellor for research and director of the division of allergy, pulmonary, and critical care medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Tennessee. (Pulmonary-artery vs. central venous catheter to guide treatment of acute lung injury NEJM 2006; 354: 2213-2224 and Comparison of two fluid-management strategies in acute lung injury NEJM 2006; 354: 2564-2575).
Jul 10, 2006
SCCM Pod-36 CC: Rapid Response Systems
00:31:09
Marie R. Baldisseri, MD, an intensivist from the University of Pittsburgh, discusses her article from the June issue of Critical Connections, titled "Rapid Response Systems: Have They Made a Difference?" Dr. Baldisseri is an associate professor of critical care medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
Jul 06, 2006
SCCM Pod-35 CCM: Cooling After Cardiac Arrest
00:29:55
Raina M. Merchant, MD, a resident in emergency medicine at the University of Chicago, and Benjamin S. Abella, MD, an assistant professor of medicine in the section of emergency medicine at the University of Chicago, discuss their article published in the July issue of Critical Care Medicine. The article, "Therapeutic Hypothermia Utilization Among Physicians After Resuscitation From Cardiac Arrest," addresses whether physicians are cooling patients after cardiac arrest (Crit Care Med Volume 34, Number 5, Jul 2006 pp 1935-1940).
Jun 29, 2006
SCCM Pod-34 CCM: Lorazepam vs. Propofol
00:25:39
Shannon S. Carson, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and associate medical director of the medical and respiratory ICUs at the UNC Medical Center, as well as John P. Kress, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the University of Chicago, discuss their article from the May 2006 Critical Care Medicine, "A Randomized Trial of Intermittent Lorazepam vs. Propofol With Daily Interruption in Mechanically Ventilated Patients." (Crit Care Med Volume 34, Number 5, May 2006 pp 1326-1332)
Jun 16, 2006
SCCM Pod-33 CC: Patient Safety and CPOE
00:29:06
Brian Jacobs, MD, project director of Integrating Clinical Information Systems, or ICIS, at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, discusses how efforts in computerized physician order entry relate to patient safety. The ICIS system is a computer-based system implemented Thuoughout the hospital Thuough which all medical orders are entered and documented electronically. The system, believed to be the most comprehensive in any pediatric hospital in the United States, is expected to reduce medical errors significantly.
Jun 02, 2006
SCCM Pod-32 CC: Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections
00:24:58
Vera De Palo, MD, outlines several common questions healthcare professionals should consider to help prevent catheter-related bloodstream infections in the ICU. Her article "Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections: Can We Make it Safer For Our Patients?" appears in the April issue of Critical Connections. Dr. DePalo is associate chief of medicine and director of critical care at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island. She also is an associate professor of medicine at Brown Medical School.(Crit Conn 2006 Vol.5 No.2)
May 24, 2006
SCCM Pod-31 CC: Prophylactic Antimicrobial Use in the ICU
00:27:02
Phil Barie, MD, MBA, FCCM, discusses his article from the April edition of Critical Connections on antibiotic prophylaxis. He addresses when this therapy is most useful as well as the consequences of overuse. Dr. Barie is professor of surgery and public health at Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City, and he sits on the executive committee of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. (Crit Conn 2006 Vol.5 No.2)
May 23, 2006
SCCM Pod-30 CCM: Hospital Mortality Assessment
00:27:08
Jack Zimmerman, MD, FCCM, discusses his article in the May 2006 edition of Critical Care Medicine, "Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (or APACHE IV): Hospital Mortality Assessment for Today's Critically Ill Patients." Dr. Zimmerman is professor emeritus of anesthesia and critical care medicine at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. (Critical Care Medicine Volume 34, Number 5, May 2006 pp 1297-1310)
May 18, 2006
SCCM Pod-29 CCM: Rationing in the ICU
00:27:34
Robert Truog, MD, discusses his article in the April issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Rationing in the Intensive Care Unit." Dr. Truog is professor of medical ethics and anesthesia, pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, Childrens Hospital Boston. The article focuses on how ICU caregivers distribute resources in the ICU.
May 03, 2006
SCCM Pod-28 CCM: Morbid Obesity and the Surgical Critical Patient
00:25:27
Stanley Nasraway, MD, FCCM, discusses his article published in the April issue of Critical Care Medicine, titled "Morbid Obesity Is an Independent Determinant of Death Among Surgical Critically Ill Patients." Dr. Nasraway is associate professor of surgery, medicine and anesthesia at Tufts University and chief of the surgical intensive care units at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. His article addresses the growing number of morbidly obese patients entering the intensive care unit and suggests that customized processes be developed to address this unique and challenging patient population. (Critical Care Medicine Volume 34, Number 4, Apr 2006 pp 964-970)
Apr 18, 2006
SCCM Pod-27 CCM: Dopamine Influence on the Outcome of Shock
00:22:35
Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, FCCM, discusses an article from the March issue of Critical Care Medicine, "Does dopamine administration in shock influence outcome? Results of the Sepsis Occurrence in Acutely Ill Patients (SOAP) Study." (Critical Care Medicine, Volume 34, Number 3, Mar 2006, pp 589-597.)
Apr 14, 2006
SCCM Pod-26 PCCM: Assessing Sedation Levels of Mechanically Ventilated Pediatric Patients
00:24:53
Martha Curley, RN, PhD, discusses her article in the Mar 2006 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, titled "State Behavioral Scale: A Sedation Assessment Instrument for Infants and Young Children Supported on Mechanical Ventilation." Dr. Curley, director of nursing research in critical care and cardiovascular nursing research at The Children's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, is a recognized expert in pediatric critical care nursing. She discusses the development and validation of the State Behavioral Scale, a tool used in the evaluation of the level of sedation in pediatric patients requiring mechanical ventilation. (Pediatric Care Medicine, Volume 7, Number 2 Mar 2006 pp 107-114)
Mar 27, 2006
SCCM Pod-25 Defining and Treating Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
00:29:21
Michael Cheatham, MD, FCCM, is director of the surgical trauma intensive care unit at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Florida. He discusses his article published in the February issue of Critical Connections titled, "Consensus Definitions for Intra-Abdominal Hypertension and Abdominal Compartment Syndrome." Dr. Cheatham is vice president of the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome and has studied the impact of elevated intra-abdominal pressures for more than a decade.
Mar 16, 2006
SCCM Pod-24 Implementing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign
00:26:47
Michael Gropper, MD, PhD, is director of critical care medicine for the University of California San Francisco Medical Center and professor of medicine and anesthesiology at the medical school. He is one of the many healthcare professionals who have found success in implementing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines and discusses the strategies for implementation as well as the challenges his institution faced.
Mar 06, 2006
SCCM Pod-23 Preventing Pediatric Trauma
00:19:37
Anthony Slonim, MD, DrPH, FCCM, and Angela Hsu, MD, both from the Children's National Medical Center at the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., discuss their article in the February issue of Critical Connections, titled "Preventing Pediatric Trauma: The Role of the Critical Care Professional." They focus on the different levels of prevention in this patient population and how critical care professionals can play a more active role in making sure fewer young patients are treated for trauma. (Crit Conn 2006 Vol.5 No.1)
Feb 24, 2006
SCCM Pod-22 CCM Early Indicators of Sepsis Survival
00:17:32
Mitchell Levy, MD, FCCM, and Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD, FCCM, discuss their article in the October issue of Critical Care Medicine. The article, "Early Changes in Organ Function Predict Eventual Survival in Severe Sepsis," can help clinicians identify variables associated with good outcomes in sepsis. The authors explain that if patients with sepsis are not getting better at the end of 24 hours, they may be getting worse. (Critical Care Medicine, Volume 33(issue 10) October 2005 pp 2194-2201).
Feb 14, 2006
SCCM Pod-21 Congress Keynotes Up Close
00:23:37
Gordon Bernard, MD, serves as the ARDSNet Steering Committee Chairman and shared his knowledge of the ARDSNet project with attendees of the 35th Critical Care Congress during his keynote presentation,"ARDSNet: Success and Challenges of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute's First Critical Care Research Network." Dr. Bernard is the Melinda Owen Bass professor of pulmonary medicine, assistant vice-chancellor for research and director of the division of allergy, pulmonary, and critical care medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Tennessee.
Feb 07, 2006
SCCM Pod-20 Critical Care in Combat
00:30:24
Lt. Col. Chet Morrison, MD, director of surgical critical care at Michigan State University, shares his experiences serving as a military surgeon in Iraq and gives insight to critical care in combat settings.
Feb 02, 2006
SCCM Pod-19 Congress Keynotes Up Close
00:27:26
Timothy Quill, MD, one of seven prominent critical care leaders presenting during the plenary sessions at the 35th Critical Care Congress, discusses the Terry Schiavo case and how courts have played a role in end-of-life decision making. Dr. Quill is a professor of medicine, psychiatry and medical humanities, as well as the director of the Center for Palliative Care and Clinical Ethics at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, N.Y.
Jan 19, 2006
Message from the SCCM Leadership: The Future of Critical Care and SCCM
00:32:01
The Society's of Critical Care Medicine's incoming president, Charles Durbin Jr., MD, FCCM, discusses the goals he would like to help the Society achieve as well as current topics in the profession, including implementing guidelines in critical care and utilizing the multiprofessional team.
Dec 30, 2005
December 2005 CC: Improving Family Conferences about End of Life
00:31:04
J. Randall Curtis, MD, MPH, discusses his article in the December 2005 issue of Critical Connections, "Improving Family Conferences About End of Life Care in the ICU." Dr. Curtis is the director of the end-of-life research program at the University of Washington in Seattle. He shares advice on how healthcare professionals can build trust with families with open and honest conversations about patient care and offers techniques and procedures associated with "successful" family conferences. (Crit Conn 2005 Vol.4 No.6)
Dec 14, 2005
December 2005 CC: Getting Our ICU Language Straight
00:25:36
Karin Kirchhoff, MSN, PhD, discusses her article published in the December 2005 issue of Critical Connections, "Getting Our ICU Language Straight." Dr. Kirchhoff is a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. She discusses how every member of the multiprofessional team can improve families experiences at the end of life by being sensitive to the language they use and involving the family at every stage of care. (Crit Conn 2005 Vol.4 No.6)
Dec 07, 2005
December 2005 CC: Pediatric End of Life
00:27:46
Robert Truog, MD, FCCM, discusses his article published in the December 2005 issue of Critical Connections, "Pediatric End of Life: Special Needs for Special Children." Dr. Truog is professor of medical ethics and anesthesia, pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston. He discusses the unique challenges faced in the pediatric intensive care unit by physicians and family members. (Crit Conn 2005 Vol.4 No.6)
Nov 30, 2005
Message from the SCCM President: Closing Thoughts
00:21:18
The Society of Critical Care Medicine president, Peter Angood, MD, FCCM, discusses the growth and success of the Society as he prepares to pass the leadership torch at the end of the year. He cites the Society growing international scope, its collaboration with other organizations and its Right Care, Right Now campaign as being among SCCM most distinguishable accomplishments.
Nov 11, 2005
PCCM: The 1st International Sepsis Forum on Sepsis in Infants and Children with Dr. Adrienne Randolph
00:14:46
Adrienne Randolph, MD, MSc, served as guest editor for the May 2005 supplement to Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Randolph shares her thoughts on the importance of the 1st International Sepsis Forum on Sepsis in Infants and Children and the Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigator's (PALISI) Network. She also highlights the most important aspects from the supplement, which she played such an instrumental role in producing. (Pediatr Crit Care Med 2005 Vol. 6, No. 3 (Suppl.)
Nov 01, 2005
Congress Keynotes Up Close: Family Presence During CPR and Invasive Procedures with Cathie Guzzetta
00:29:18
Cathie Guzzetta, RN, PhD, HNC, discusses the experiences that led her to interest in the holistic approach to critical care. She shares her thoughts on caring for the mind, body and spirit of patients and families, including the controversies behind allowing some families to be present during CPR and invasive procedures. Guzzetta is director of Holistic Nursing Consultants in Washington, D.C., and one of seven prominent critical care leaders to present during the plenary sessions at the 35th Critical Care Congress January 7 to 11 in San Francisco, California.
Oct 27, 2005
Congress Keynotes Up Close: The Future of Critical Care with Brian Silverstein
00:27:26
Brian Silverstein, vice president of Sg2 Health Care Intelligence, a consulting organization that provides medical professionals with information on changes in the technology, financing and delivery of healthcare services, shares his thoughts on advising in the healthcare industry. He addresses the challenges that institutions face in communication and culture as well as his thoughts on the anticipated increase in demand for critical care services, a topic he will provide more detail on during his keynote presentation at the 35th Critical Care Congress
Oct 25, 2005
Congress Keynotes Up Close: Critical Care in Space with Dr. Dulchavsky
00:22:42
Dr. Scott Dulchavsky's studies of critical care in space may have major influences in intensive care on Earth. Learn more about him and his work before he takes the stage during a 35th Critical Care Congress plenary session.
Oct 06, 2005
Katrina Response: Caring for Evacuees
00:25:57
Two Society members discuss their experiences treating evacuees of Hurricane Katrina, the level of preparedness they saw within their hospitals and what lessons they will take from this disaster.
Oct 06, 2005
Katrina Response: Providing Relief on the Front Lines
00:42:20
Interview with Society member Barbara McLean, MN, CCRN, CRNP, FCCM
Sep 19, 2005
Interview with Peter B. Angood, MD, FCCM
00:18:21
Interview with Peter B. Angood, MD, FCCM
Sep 15, 2005
SCCM Annual Congress - New Dates and New Location Announced
00:04:51
SCCM Annual Congress - New Dates and New Location Announced
Sep 09, 2005
Critical Care Pharmacists
00:08:44
Critical Care Pharmacists
Sep 09, 2005
PICU Care of Children with Cancer
00:09:29
PICU Care of Children with Cancer
Aug 10, 2005
Advocacy Caucus in Washington, D.C.
00:07:53
Advocacy Caucus in Washington, D.C.
Aug 09, 2005
Pharmaceutical Dilemmas in the ICU Cancer Patient
00:12:11
Pharmaceutical Dilemmas in the ICU Cancer Patient
Aug 08, 2005
Critical Care of Cancer Patients
00:06:25
Critical Care of Cancer Patients
Aug 01, 2005