Ever keen to help improve your all-round ICU knowledge, rpaicu.com is pleased to bring you the State of the Art lecture series – cutting edge comprehensive talks from out expert Staff Specialists. Make sure you don’t miss these talks, they are ICU gold.
Heike’s talk on ICU outcomes….is it all worth it?
Richard Totaro’s excellent talk on ECMO…it’s a big file, but worth the wait
And here’s the NEJM article on ECMO for some further reading:
Paul Forrest enlightened us on Pulmonary hypertension. The presentation includes some echos: to view the moving images, download the pdf to your computer, open in Adobe reader, click on image to play…
Rob Hislop started life as a haematology trainee and then saw the light. He gives us the low-down on how we should triage patients presenting to critical care with haematological malignancies, and a balanced view on their likely outcome.
And here’s the study from the Royal Marsden in London, a specialist cancer ICU, which contains the excellent treatment decision model that Rob showed in his talk..