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Implementation Challenges of Clinical Practice Guidelines

"Implementation Challenges of Clinical Practice Guidelines" was published in the February/March 2017 issue of Critical Connections.


Exploring Ethics: Offering High-Risk Surgeries for Complications of Intravenous Drug Use

This article was first published in the December 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 
 


Exploring Ethics: Providing Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation to a Jehovah’s Witness

This article was first published in the August 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 


Exploring Ethics: Mental Illness as a Rate-Limiting Step in Critical Care

This article was first published in the April 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 


Exploring Ethics: Parents’ Requests for “Everything” in the Age of Charlie Gard

This article was first published in the February 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 


Exploring Ethics: When Parents Act Before Clinicians Are Ready

This article was first published in the February 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 


Exploring Ethics: The Ethics of Law Enforcement in the Inpatient Setting

This article was first published in the June 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 


Exploring Ethics: The Ethical Obligation to Look Beyond Informed Consent

This article was first published in the February 2019 issue of Critical Connections. The Exploring Ethics column features a case study and analysis meant to help readers gain a better appreciation of ethical issues facing critical care practitioners. 


Improving Patient Care Through the ICU Liberation Campaign

"Improving Patient Care Through the ICU Liberation Campaign" was published in the February/March 2019 issue of Critical Connections.
​A a new study (Pun et al. Crit Care Med. 2019;47:3-14) by the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) ICU Liberation Collaborative found that, when it comes to caring for critically ill patients, implementation of a bundle approach showed significant and clinically meaningful improvements in outcomes.


Coding Corner: Common Confusing Issues When Reporting Critical Care

This article was first published in the December 2018 issue of Critical Connections. Coding Corner addresses the continuing changes in coding and billing. 
 


Coding Corner: Nonphysician Practitioner Billing

This article was first published in the February 2018 issue of Critical Connections. Coding Corner addresses the continuing changes in coding and billing. 


Coding Corner: 2019 Billing and Coding Changes for Peripherally Inserted Venous Catheters

This article was first published in the February 2019 issue of Critical Connections. Coding Corner addresses the continuing changes in coding and billing. 


Coding Corner: Nonphysician Practitioner Billing

This article was first published in the April 2018 issue of Critical Connections. Coding Corner addresses the continuing changes in coding and billing. 


Coding Corner: Central Venous Access Procedures

This article was first published in the August 2018 issue of Critical Connections. Coding Corner addresses the continuing changes in coding and billing. 


Coding Corner: Wound Care Coding

This article was first published in the December 2019 issue of Critical Connections. Coding Corner addresses the continuing changes in coding and billing. 


Drug Shortages: Safety of Antiepileptics During Drug Shortages

This article was first published in the June 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Drug Shortages column addresses recent events and issues related to drug shortages. 


Drug Shortages: Communicating With Patients and Families About the Need for Alternative Drug Therapies

This article was first published in the December 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Drug Shortages column addresses recent events and issues related to drug shortages.


Drug Shortages: A “Basic” Reality: Managing Sodium Bicarbonate and Acetate Shortages

This article was first published in the December 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Drug Shortages column addresses recent events and issues related to drug shortages.


Drug Shortages: SCCM Participates in National Summit on Drug Shortages

This article was first published in the February 2018 issue of Critical Connections. The Drug Shortages column addresses recent events and issues related to drug shortages.


Standard Medication Concentrations: An Opportunity to Reduce Medication Errors

This article was first published in the February 2019 issue of Critical Connections. The Drug Shortages column addresses recent events and issues related to drug shortages.