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Swine flu pandemic could overwhelm critical care beds in England, especially children’s units

Swine flu pandemic could overwhelm critical care beds in England, especially children’s units

Medical staff cut down on hospital-acquired infections

Medical staff cut down on hospital-acquired infections

Severe obesity brings greater risks of health problems during medical procedures

Severe obesity brings greater risks of health problems during medical procedures

Boy born with half a heart survives and thrives

Boy born with half a heart survives and thrives

Nervous system may be culprit in Pompe disease

Nervous system may be culprit in Pompe disease

Risk factors identified for ventilator-associated pneumonia

Risk factors identified for ventilator-associated pneumonia

Exercise therapy benefits ICU patients

Exercise therapy benefits ICU patients

Link between religious coping and aggressive treatment in terminally ill cancer patients

Link between religious coping and aggressive treatment in terminally ill cancer patients

University at Buffalo designed ventilator can safely sedate ICU patients for less

University at Buffalo designed ventilator can safely sedate ICU patients for less

Sedative dexmedetomidine may offer advantages over agents often used for sedation in ICU

Sedative dexmedetomidine may offer advantages over agents often used for sedation in ICU

Repeat cesarean deliveries before 39 weeks raises risk of neonatal illness

Repeat cesarean deliveries before 39 weeks raises risk of neonatal illness

Fewer deaths with preventive antibiotic use

Fewer deaths with preventive antibiotic use

World-first technique used to repair an injured donor lung

World-first technique used to repair an injured donor lung

Humble toothbrush helps stop ventilator-associated pneumonia

Humble toothbrush helps stop ventilator-associated pneumonia

Gene chip technology used to rapidly and accurately detect pneumonia in ICU Patients on ventilators

Gene chip technology used to rapidly and accurately detect pneumonia in ICU Patients on ventilators

A probiotic bacterium reduces hospital infections

A probiotic bacterium reduces hospital infections

Model against unnecessary use of antibiotics

Model against unnecessary use of antibiotics

Prolonging the withdrawal of life support in the ICU affects family satisfaction with care

Prolonging the withdrawal of life support in the ICU affects family satisfaction with care

FDA approves implantable electronic device that stimulates the diaphragm

FDA approves implantable electronic device that stimulates the diaphragm

Optimising use of ventilators to treat patients while minimising risk of injury

Optimising use of ventilators to treat patients while minimising risk of injury