ICU Rounds
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A limb-threatening complication that might be overlooked by the inexperienced provider.

Direct download: ext_comp.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:00pm EDT

We continue our discussion of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC).  This includes fluids types, steroids, rhAPC (Xigris), and blood sugar control.
Direct download: SCC2.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:10am EDT

The Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) is concensus document that attempts to provide the best evidence to assist in the care of the septic patient.  All providers who provide care to the septic patient should be aware of the contents of the SSC. 
Direct download: SSC_prt1.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:45pm EDT

In this week's Journal of the American Medical Association a meta-analysis was published that concluded that use of hemoglobin based blood substitutes result in an increased morbidity and mortality.  Included in the same journal is an editorial critical of the method the research has been regulated by the US FDA.  
Direct download: HBBS_ICU.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:04am EDT