Intensive Care News and Research

RSS
Study finds early antibiotic initiation for majority of premature infants

Study finds early antibiotic initiation for majority of premature infants

Delayed lactate measurements in sepsis patients increase risk of in-hospital death

Delayed lactate measurements in sepsis patients increase risk of in-hospital death

Loyola survey identifies significant group of burn patients with elevated PTSD symptoms

Loyola survey identifies significant group of burn patients with elevated PTSD symptoms

‘Time’s up’: Covered California takes aim at hospital C-section rates

‘Time’s up’: Covered California takes aim at hospital C-section rates

Study: Poor older adults with Medicaid insurance more likely to die after hospital discharge

Study: Poor older adults with Medicaid insurance more likely to die after hospital discharge

New family support program improves patient-centered care and lowers hospitalization costs

New family support program improves patient-centered care and lowers hospitalization costs

New research raises concern about rate of postpartum hemorrhage

New research raises concern about rate of postpartum hemorrhage

Frequent MRSA surveillance could contain infection in newborns, study finds

Frequent MRSA surveillance could contain infection in newborns, study finds

Unnecessary antibiotic use for asthma exacerbations linked to increased hospital stays, costs

Unnecessary antibiotic use for asthma exacerbations linked to increased hospital stays, costs

Study: Medicaid expansion linked to reduction in ICU utilization

Study: Medicaid expansion linked to reduction in ICU utilization

In-hospital opioid prescribing may increase post-discharge opioid use, shows study

In-hospital opioid prescribing may increase post-discharge opioid use, shows study

Updated SSC Bundle aims to improve survival for sepsis patients

Updated SSC Bundle aims to improve survival for sepsis patients

Study: Acute kidney injury linked with higher risk of cardiovascular events post hospital discharge

Study: Acute kidney injury linked with higher risk of cardiovascular events post hospital discharge

New project aims to increase awareness among hospital clinicians of non-beneficial treatment at end-of-life

New project aims to increase awareness among hospital clinicians of non-beneficial treatment at end-of-life

Automated system more accurate in identifying patients at risk for ventilator-associated pneumonia

Automated system more accurate in identifying patients at risk for ventilator-associated pneumonia

AACN publishes an update to teleICU nursing standards

AACN publishes an update to teleICU nursing standards

Study: Alcohol use prolongs hospital length of stay after lung transplant

Study: Alcohol use prolongs hospital length of stay after lung transplant

Acetaminophen use helps reduce acute kidney injury risk in pediatric heart surgery patients

Acetaminophen use helps reduce acute kidney injury risk in pediatric heart surgery patients

Genomic science can help healthcare professionals to identify, treat inherited cardiac conditions

Genomic science can help healthcare professionals to identify, treat inherited cardiac conditions

Expert provides tips to help nurses cope with night shifts and fatigue

Expert provides tips to help nurses cope with night shifts and fatigue