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Category: Pulmonary

SCCM Pod-44 CCM: The Role of Weaning

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.

SCCM Pod-141 PCCM: Emergent Endotracheal Intubations in Children

Christopher L. Carroll, MD, FCCM, lead author of an article published in the May 2010 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, “Emergent Endotracheal Intubations in Children: Be Careful if it's Late When You Intubate,” which discusses the risks of emergent tracheal intubatio...

SCCM Pod-142 PCCM: Helping Mechanically Ventilated Infants Swallow

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.

Neuromuscular Blockade in ARDS: Implementation Awaits Confirmation

"Neuromuscular Blockade in ARDS: Implementation Awaits Confirmation" was published in the August/September 2016 issue of Critical Connections.

Mechanical Support

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Pediatric (MCCRC) on Mechanical Support

Pulmonary Waveform Analysis

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Pediatric (MCCRC) on Pulmonary Waveform Analysis

Respiratory Mechanics and Monitoring

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Pediatric (MCCRC) on Respiratory Mechanics and Monitoring

Mechanical Ventilation and Weaning

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Pediatric (MCCRC) on Respiratory Mechanics and Monitoring

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Pediatric (MCCRC) on Acute Lung Injury and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Cardiopulmonary Interactions

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Pediatric (MCCRC) on Cardiopulmonary Interactions

Diagnosis and Management of CIRCI in Critically Ill Patients (Part II)

The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) 2017 publish a joint guideline. This part II of the guidelines for the diagnosis and management of critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency (CIRCI) in critically i...

Mechanical Ventilation in Adult Patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

An Official American Thoracic Society/European Society of Intensive Care Medicine/Society of Critical Care Medicine Clinical Practice Guideline, this document provides evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on the use of mechanical ventilation in adult patients with acute...

Airway Management in the ICU

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on Airway Management in the ICU  

Neuromuscular Respiratory Failure

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on Neuromuscular Respiratory Failure  

Ten Frequent Errors in the Evaluation and Management of Pulmonary Emboli

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on the  Evaluation and Management of Pulmonary Emboli

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Noninvasive Ventilation: What Is the Role in the ICU

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on Noninvasive Ventilation.

Life-Threatening Bronchospasm

T his is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on Life-Threatening Bronchospasm

Difficult Ventilator Management Problems

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on Difficult Ventilator Management Problems

Mechanical Ventilation III: Management of Acute Respiratory Failure

This is a presentation from the 2016 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) on  Mechanical Ventilation