Sep 19, 2021
The debate over low vs high oxygenation targets continue. In this podcast, we discuss the recently published trial in JAMA which evaluates the effect of high oxygenation on organ failure scores.
Aug 29, 2021
In this episode, we discuss the controversies around the long term sequelae of COVID-19. We dive deeper into the available evidence and suggest the next steps to address this very significant issue.
Aug 18, 2021
In this podcast, we discuss another landmark study called BASIC, which evaluated the superiority of balanced salt solution over 0.9% saline in critically ill patients admitted to Brazilian intensive care units.
Aug 1, 2021
The evidence for the use of Remdesivir in COVID-19 is conflicting. Different guidelines have suggested contradictory recommendations on its use in COVID-19. Tocilizumab, although demonstrated mortality benefit in conjunction with steroids, we do not have data on its long term outcomes including quality of life. In this...
Jul 14, 2021
No standard protocol exists to decrease or eliminate preoperative fasting times for adult ICU patients with cuffed endotracheal tubes; however, multiple intensive care units across the globe have implemented their own protocols with adjusted times for the intubated patient. This has led to significant variability in...