ICU Rounds
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In this episode we talk about the results of the CRASH-2 trial published in Lancet.  This trial showed that the EARLY use of Tranexamic acid may improve survivial, but delayed use may be associated with an increased mortality.  

Direct download: POD_ICR_CRASH2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am EST

If you are using ultrasound to evaluate IVC diamter in children, what is considered a normal IVC diameter?   You can determine the IVC/Ao ratio or correct the IVC diamter based on the child's body surface area.  

Direct download: POD_ICR_PedsIVC.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:40pm EST