News Cardiochirurgia

Objectives: Postoperative pulmonary complications increase mortality, length, and cost of hospitalization. A better diaphragmatic strength may help face an increased work of breathing postoperatively. We, therefore, sought to determine if a low preoperative diaphragm thickening fraction (TFdi) determined by ultrasonography helped predict the occurrence of postoperative pulmonary complications after cardiac... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
Objectives: Decreasing morbidity and mortality by rationalizing drug treatment in the critically ill is of paramount importance but challenging as the underlying clinical condition may lead to large variation in drug disposition and response. New microtracer methodology is now available to gain knowledge on drug disposition in the intensive care.... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
Objectives: This study aimed to estimate the incidence and clinical outcomes of sepsis in Korea from 2007 to 2016. Design: Retrospective observational study. Setting: Nationwide study with population-based healthcare reimbursement claims database. Patients: Using data from the National Health Insurance Service of Korea, patients who were hospitalized with a diagnosis... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
Objectives: Vasopressin has achieved common usage for the treatment of catecholamine-requiring and catecholamine-resistant shock. Diabetes insipidus is a syndrome characterized by excretion of abnormally large volumes of dilute urine. To date, very few reports of diabetes insipidus after discontinuation of vasopressin infusion have been published; the majority of previous reports... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
Objectives: Traumatic brain injury is a leading cause of hospital visits for children. Hyperosmolar therapy is often used to treat severe traumatic brain injury. Hypertonic saline is used predominantly, yet there remains disagreement about whether hypertonic saline or mannitol is more effective. Data Sources: Literature search was conducted using Pubmed,... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
Objectives: Early warning scores were developed to identify high-risk patients on the hospital wards. Research on early warning scores has focused on patients in short-term acute care hospitals, but there are other settings, such as long-term acute care hospitals, where these tools could be useful. However, the accuracy of early... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue
No abstract available... Leggi di più
Pubblicato il 17-11-2019
Fonte: CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE - current issue