The next ANZICS Safety & Quality Conference is coming… 30 – 31 July 2018. The focus is interprofessional, with best possible patient care as the goal. Abstract submissions close 25 May 2018. Early bird registration close 8 June 2018. Hope to see you there!
Those we carry: “All of us have our own burdens, names chiselled on our hearts. We carry their bodies in silence. We carry them alone, refusing to cry. We hold them close, and keep the living at arm’s length.”
“Everything ECMO” is a series of case-based Q&A blog posts from the Alfred ICU aimed at demystifying the knowledge required to care for ECMO patients at the bedside.
Part One is a fantastic new FOAM resource created by Jake Barlow for critical care trainees preparing for basic science examinations, specifically the CICM and ANZCA first part examinations held in Australasia.
The most extreme ‘medical extremes’ as of 2018: “off the chart” lab parameters, and other ‘extreme’ findings and occurrences from the world of medicine.
Resuscitology – the art and science of saving lives – is a two-day residential course for resuscitationists in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia on May 9-10th 2018.
The ALiEM Faculty Incubator is a year-long professional development program for educators, which enrols members into a mentored digital community of practice.
Has Medutainment Replaced Education?… A debate between Chris Nickson and Bala Venkatesh from the ANZICS ASM 2017.
Reflecting on father-son conversations, Ben Symon explains why relying on those at the bottom to ‘speak up’ for patient safety is not enough.
Reviewed and revised [last-modified] The author has no conflicts of interest related to any of the devices mentioned in this article. OVERVIEW Mechanical cardiopulmonary resuscitation (mCPR) devices are automated devices that provide chest compressions during cardiac arrest, without the need for human-performed manual compressions. mCPR devices are also known as automated chest compression devices, and […]
If you have always wanted to be part of the ‘R&R in the Fastlane’ team, now’s your chance!
Andrew Davies speaks with Wellington ICU’s Alex Psirides about Mastering Intensive Care, doing “everything at the end of life”, and more!