Can you diagnose hepatic cirrhosis and steatosis non-invasively? Dr Jensen Ang outlines the role of the FibroScan.
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) classically presents with the pentad of: microangiopathic haemolytic anaemia, hrombocytopenic purport, neurologic abnormalities, fever and renal disease. Dr Rob Hackett explains more.
When it comes to managing fluids in ICU, do we need flip flops or Wellington boots? Dr Milena Georgieva outlines the evidence behind the on-going fluid debate.
Dr Charlotte Summers, JVF ICU Consultant and Clinical Lecturer in Intensive Care Medicine, has been awarded a New Investigator Award from the Intensive Care Foundation. The grant will fund research which aims to define the role of neutrophils in lung injury and remote organ dysfunction.
Older patients are increasingly common in ICU. This session considered the physiological changes which accompany ageing, as well as outcomes and legal considerations relevant to this patient group.