August 2018 archive

ARDS treatment algorithm

JAMA The cornerstone of #ARDS management is mechanical ventilation with a goal to minimize ventilator-induced lung injury, which triggers a systemic inflammatory response leading to multi-organ failure and death. For a full ARDS treatment algorithm, go to From University of Toronto investigators. February 25, 2018 at 06:31AM

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Prior planning prevents poor performance!

Shared by the president of our national Anaesthetic association and incredibly relevant to anyone who gives or assists with Anaesthetics or has ‘Critical’ in their job title. Read it, inwardly digest it, plan and practice for it. ASA President Prior planning prevents poor performance! Why training for disaster is important More info @ Automated …

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NAP6 Anaphylaxis in anaesthesia & surgery

The Royal College of Anaesthetists #NAP6 report on @BBCHealth. Largest ever prospective study of anaphylaxis in anaesthesia & surgery. Studied every case of life-threatening anaphylaxis during 3m UK anaesthetics over 1-year reporting period. 100% of NHS hospitals participated. HSRC Anaesthesia More info @ Automated post from Gasnet May 14, 2018 at 08:10PM

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