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...
Jul 4, 2021
In this episode, we talk about the novel concept called mechanical power in ventilating patients with ARDS. This concept has led to a new debate as to whether we should move away from the dogmatic approach of fixed tidal volume ventilation to an individualised ventilation strategy for patients with ARDS.