CCR-Newsletter-BannerNewsletter 406  |  September 24th 2019

Journal Watch  |  Newsletters  |  CCR Meeting 2020  |  CCR18 BookPodcast  |  Hot Articles  |  Topic of the Week  |  Reviews  |  Top 100 Studies  |  Guidelines  |  Journals

 Screenshot 2019 09 24 EOLIA

EOLIA presentation at CCR19 by Prof Niall Ferguson

Welcome to the 406th Critical Care Reviews Newsletter, bringing you the best critical care research and open access articles from across the medical literature over the past seven days. I'm well overdue this week, so will skip the introduction. This week's Topic of the Week is anticoagulation, catheterization, and minimizing intervention, continuing with a paper on the current status of oral anticoagulant reversal strategies in tomorrow's Paper of the Day.

If you only have time to read one review article this week, try this one on acute ischaemic stroke.

 

Research

Review Articles

Neurological

Circulatory

Respiratory

Nutrition

Renal

Endocrine

Metabolic

Haematological

Sepsis

Toxicology

Perioperative

Miscellaneous

CCR20 Meeting

CCR20 010819 Widget

Now in it's 8th year, the Critical Care Reviews Meeting brings the chief investigators for the best critical care trials of the previous year to Titanic, Belfast, to discuss their studies. We aim to decide whether these trials are sufficiently robust to support their findings and if we should consider changing practice on the basis of them. To help in this endeavour we invite world leading experts to provide independent editorial overviews and have panel discussions to delve deep into the specifics of each trial. In addition, we also have detailed discussions on research methodology, to encourage critical thinking about the scientific findings which form the basis of our clinical practice. It's not just about specific trials though; for 2020, we have a distinguished panel of trialists, methodologists, statisticians and clinicians provide insight into the mysteries of clinical trial interpretation. We also have the annual honorary John Hinds Lecture, to be delivered by Prof Kathryn Maitland, entitled "A Higher Calling: Two Decades of Emergency Research in Africa", and finish the meeting with the incredibly popular "Informal Chat", where the faculty and delegates congregate in the bar and an enormous, meandering discussion about all things critical care takes place.

Based on our feedback from last year, we've reverted to keeping everyone on the same floor during breaks. In addition, we will also provide a sleeping area for those post-call to rest for a few hours as needed. As before, we are offering free childcare and a baby feeding area, where the meeting will live streamed. All dietary requirements are catered for also. Please get in touch if you have any specific needs. We sold out last year, so please don't delay if you want to attend. As usual, CPD points will be applied for in due course.

CCH Journal

Critical Care Horizons is a fresh new voice in the critical care literature, offering thought-provoking, cutting-edge commentary and opinion papers, plus state-of-the-art review articles. The journal is free to publish with and free to read, opening authorship opportunity to all. The energetic editorial board consists of a deliberate mix of clinicians active in social media and world renowned academics, all driven by a desire to improve the care we offer our patients, and operate without financial gain or incentive.  If you have an idea for a paper, and can say it in an engaging manner, please get in touch. We also need peer reviewers.

COI - I am the editor-in-chief of this new journal, but work in a voluntary capacity, as do all the editors.

I hope you find these links useful.


Until next week

Rob

Supported by the Health Research Board

ICCCTN logo Circular Text 100x100

Search