Does early vasopressin use reduce the risk of kidney failure in patients with septic shock compared with norepinephrine? Dr James Cranley outlines the results of the recent VANISH trial.
Dr Michael Treece highlights the effects of chronic malnutrition on respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, endocrine and GI physiology in patients with anorexia.
Are you up to speed with the facts about Ornithine Transcarbamylase Deficiency? Don't worry....Dr Dilshan Don explains all.
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 Anna Troyan provides a succinct overview of a condition seen commonly in ICUs.
Dr Stefano Palazzo outlines the genetics, clinical features, management and prognosis of ADPKD.
An overview of acute kidney injury and its management in the intensive care unit.