Dr Vilas Navapurkar provides a comprehensive overview of the PiCCO pulse contour cardiac output monitor.
JVF Friday Breakfast Education Meeting - Dr Nuru Noor on translational medicine and Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
First described in Sweden in 1963, Alpha-1 antitrypsin (A1AT) deficiency is a rare, inherited condition in which sufferers have low levels of serum A1AT. Dr Nuru Noor outlines the clinical manifestations of the condition, and how understanding of the pathogenesis of A1AT deficiency is being translated into novel therapies.
Not clear on the difference between an Ivor-Lewis, McKeown or minimally invasive oesophagectomy? Dr Stephen Ford outlines all you need to know.
What is delirium? who is at risk in the ICU? and how can we assess/manage delirious patients? Dr Mark Jeffrey explains.