NEWS

    Specified user is not valid
    Publish
     
    • High Risk of Death in the Year after ICU Discharge; More Hospital Days Linked to Higher Mortality

      Published Nov 19 2018, 10:02 AM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Critical Care Medicine

      Nearly one in five intensive care unit (ICU) survivors die within one year, and increased hospital use is among the factors associated with a higher risk of death, reports a UK population-based study in the January 2019 issue of Critical Care Medicine, the official journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM). Critical Care Medicine is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • Surviving Sepsis Campaign Update Focuses on Critical First Hour

      Published May 17 2018, 01:42 PM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Critical Care Medicine

      For patients with sepsis, a serious infection causing widespread inflammation, immediate treatment is essential to improve the chances of survival. An updated “Hour-1 Bundle” of the international, evidence-based guidelines for treatment of sepsis is introduced in the June issue of Critical Care Medicine. The official journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), Critical Care Medicine is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

    • ICU Risk Scores Perform Well as 'Continuous Markers' of Illness Severity

      Published Feb 26 2018, 04:00 PM by Wolters Kluwer Health
      • Critical Care Medicine

      Commonly used ICU risk scores can be "repurposed" as continuous markers of severity of illness in critically ill patients—providing ongoing updates on changes in the patient's condition and risk of death, according to a study in the March issue of Critical Care Medicine, official journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM). The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.

    Media Contacts

    Connie Hughes

    Director, Corporate Communications, Health Learning, Research & Practice

    +1 646-674-6348​

    Email

    Ellen Robinson 

    Public Relations & Social Media Specialist, Health Learning, Research & Practice

    +1 704-962-5912

    Email

    Loading