Category: CCM Mini-Fellowship Review

Critical Care: Recent Trials in Sepsis

This month’s critical care mini-fellowship discussion was about the article, “Timing of Vasopressors in Septic Shock” as well as a review of the recent PROCESS, ARISE and PROMISE trials. Overall mortality rates in septic shock improved significantly from the 1990s to 2012 which coincides…

Critical Lung Care…

To read the articles prior to the summary, check out Here and Here   We kicked of the new cycle of King County’s Critical Care Mini-Fellowship with the Pulmonary Module! To start: The ARDS Task Force paper from 2012 that revised the definition of…

A Critical Care Frequent Flyer: Stroke

We discussed an informative and interesting review article on stroke management in October’s Critical Care Minifellowship meeting. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4062315/ This article highlights some important points (that shed light on how complicated the brain truly is) and touches upon some interesting neurological…