Sitemap - 2015 - PulmCCM
Overdiagnosis of pulmonary embolism on CT-angiogram by radiologists may be widespread
Limited cancer screening seems appropriate after unprovoked PE
Dabigatran-induced bleeding: antidote (idarucizumab) on the way
Are central lines really needed for vasopressor infusions?
2015 ATS Guidelines on Treatment of IPF Released
And the winner of the Murray & Nadel books is ...
Win a copy of the new Murray & Nadel 6th Edition
Overview of oxygen delivery, uptake, and consumption (Video)
ICU Physiology in 1,000 Words: Veno-Arterial Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (VA-ECMO)
Recurrent PE risk after long-term warfarin therapy remains high (PADIS-PE)
Bridging anticoagulation for procedures after DVT/PE: usually, more harm than help?
Neuro Critical Care Overview (Video)
Medicare will pay for death panels, I mean end-of-life counseling
Direct thrombin inhibitors associated with heart attack risk in multiple trials
Families stall end of life talks, say doctors. True?
PulmCCM Journal Vol. 1, Issue 3 Now Available
SICU Basic Training (Video, Part 2 of 2)
FDA approves once-daily tiotropium with olodaterol (Stiolto)
Restricting calories by 50% during critical illness results in no harm
High flow oxygen by nasal cannula saved lives over noninvasive ventilation
The only VAP prevention method that saves lives is the one you’re not using
Is more than one patient per ICU nurse dangerous?
FDA warns against use of OTC homeopathic asthma treatments
Do long-acting beta agonists for asthma cause birth defects?
Antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia: Is azithromycin out?
Surviving Sepsis Says EGDT Not Needed in All Patients with Septic Shock
Endovascular therapy helps in ischemic stroke, again (ESCAPE)
ProMISe Trial for Sepsis: Usual Care 3, Goal-Directed Therapy 0*
ICU Physiology in 1,000 Words: The Right Ventricular Afterload (Part 2 of 2)
How safe is thoracentesis? Giant case series sheds light
ICU Physiology in 1,000 Words: Right Ventricular Afterload (Part 1 of 2)
FDA warns: drinking on Chantix may have unexpected effects
Chlorhexidine baths in ICU don't prevent infections in large trial
E-cigarettes double smokers' quit rates vs placebo: meta-analysis
Lung-RADS launches: New system for lung cancer screening chest CTs
Who needs mediastinoscopy after negative EBUS staging for lung cancer?
Chantix works even if you're just thinking of quitting smoking
FDA approves ceftolozane/tazobactam (Zerbaxa); 4th new antibiotic in 2014
Medicare will pay for lung cancer screening chest CT -- now up to age 77
PulmCCM Journal Vol. 1, Issue 2 Now Available
ICU Physiology in 1,000 Words: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
PulmCCM launches new educational content section: your submissions welcome
Should video-guided intubation be standard training in critical care? (And should anesthesiologists teach it?)
Subglottic suctioning prevents ventilator-associated pneumonia
Nutrition in severe pancreatitis: none at all (for 3 days) worked fine
Cytisine for smoking cessation: as good as nicotine replacement -- and cheap
Best of 2014 in PulmCCM