The Latest Clinical Articles in Surgery - Critical Care

1Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease increases the risk of intensive care unit admittance and mechanical ventilation use among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A nationwide population-based cohort studyCritical Care, March 27, 2015  Clinical Article
2Intraoperative mechanical ventilation strategies for obese patients: A systematic review and network meta-analysisObesity Reviews, March 25, 2015  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
3Frequency, cost, and risk factors of readmissions among severe sepsis survivorsCritical Care Medicine, March 23, 2015  Clinical Article
4Tissue oxygen saturation and finger perfusion index in central hypovolemia: Influence of painCritical Care Medicine, March 23, 2015  Clinical Article
5Hospital-based acute care use in survivors of septic shockCritical Care Medicine, March 23, 2015  Clinical Article
6Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in the management of diffuse alveolar hemorrhageASAIO Journal, March 23, 2015
7A systematic review to identify the factors that affect failure to rescue and escalation of care in surgerySurgery, March 20, 2015  Clinical Article
8Donation after circulatory death: the current state and technical approaches to organ procurementCurrent Opinion in Organ Transplantation, March 20, 2015  Review Article
9Circuit oxygenator contributes to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation–induced hemolysisASAIO Journal, March 20, 2015  Clinical Article
10Prolonged VV ECMO (265 Days) for ARDS without technical complicationsASAIO Journal, March 20, 2015  Clinical Article
1American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
2Ablation during mitral valve surgery reduces atrial-fibrillationAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
3Routine clot removal after heart attack not beneficial, may increase riskAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
4Remote ischemic preconditioning fails to improve heart bypass outcomesAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
5Complete angioplasty safe for certain heart attack survivorsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
6Patients 80 years and older would benefit from aggressive treatmentAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
7Arm is safer access point than groin for catheter-based heart proceduresAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
8Trial of bivalirudin during angioplasty reports mixed resultsAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
9Bendavia does not reduce scarring from angioplasty after heart attackAmerican College of Cardiology News, March 18, 2015
10Old blood as good as fresh in patients with life threatening illnessesOttawa Hospital Research Institute News, March 18, 2015

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