CCR-Newsletter-BannerNewsletter 376  |  March 1st 2019

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Welcome to the 376th 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.

The highlights of this week's edition are a randomised controlled trial on paracetamol for postoperative delirium among older patients post cardiac surgery; a systematic review and meta analysis on intra-aortic balloon pump with venoarterial ECMO in patients with cardiogenic shock; and the feasibility results of the SUPERNOVA study, examining extracorporeal CO2 removal to enhance protective ventilation in ARDS. There are also guidelines on the management of traumatic brain injury in patients receiving oral anticoagulant therapysepsis in neutropenic cancer patients; narrative reviews on cardiac assist devicesEbola virus disease; editorials on nutrition-based interventional trials & quantitative continuous EEG; and a commentary on chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) chain of survival: a new pragmatic and didactic tool used by Paris Fire Brigade.

This week's Topic of the Week is thoracic trauma, which is now up to a paper on esophageal injuries` in today's Paper of the Day.

If you only have time to read one review article this week, try this one on the management of blood pressure during and after recanalization therapy for acute ischemic stroke.



Review Articles

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


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