Category: Literature Survey

“Did You See This?”
by John Antony Vullo, MD

Corticosteroids in Sepsis: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Rochwerg B, Oczkowski SJ, Siemieniuk RAC, et al. Crit Care Med. 2018;46(9):1411-1420. This review and meta-analysis sought to further elucidate the efficacy and safety of steroids in sepsis given newly published randomized controlled trials in this arena. The authors searched published and unpublished sources for randomized […]

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“Did You See This?”
by Zdravka Zafirova, M.D.

The European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) recently published a consensus statement and clinical recommendations regarding the fluid management of neuro-intensive care patients (NIC), including comatose (GCS < 9) patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), high-grade aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), severe arterial ischemic stroke (AIS) or intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH).

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