Fresenius Kabi announced the voluntary recall of 2 lots of Dexmedetomidine HCl in 0.9% Sodium Chloride Injection, 200mcg/50mL, 50mL fill in a 50mL vial due to the possibility of cross-contamination with lidocaine.
Patients with mild ARDS and sustained hypercapnia had higher mortality rates than those with more severe ARDS.
These findings for influenza may have implications for infection control during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Researchers compared 2 schedules for pediatric resident physicians during their ICU rotations: extended-duration work schedules and schedules that eliminated extended shifts.
Noninvasive oxygenation strategies were associated with lower risk of death in patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure.
In critically ill patients with acute kidney injury, more intensive renal replacement therapy may lead to a greater risk of failure to extubate from mechanical ventilation.
A team of investigators conducted a 2-year prospective cohort study to assess the incidence of and outcomes associated with sepsis in newborns.
IDSA has outlined several recommendations aimed at reducing the risk forunintended consequences of the Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Early Management Bundle.