The landscape of Intensive care is changing. In the era of evidence based medicine, we try to make best possible decision for our patients based on best available evidence. Every fortnight, Dr Swapnil Pawar & Dr Jose Chacko will bring you one hot topic in Critical care. If you want to stay up to date with recent evidence or learn how to critically evaluate the literature in critical care, this podcast is for you.
The recent study published by Golligher et al have challenged the dogma of setting 6-8 ml/kg Vt for all patients with ARDS. In this study, the authors demonstrated that the mortality in ARDS is related to driving pressure and baseline elastance and there is no correlation between mortality and...
Oxygen is a precious commodity. COVID-19 pandemic has reminded us of the significance of Oxygen and we need to be mindful that Oxygen is a drug. It has its own side effects and thus warrants cautious use. In this podcast, we discuss controversial but thought-provoking COAST trial in-depth.
COVID-19 pandemic continues to be a major problem across the globe. Various treatment options are emerging and we are desperate to achieve some normalcy in our lives. The recent addition is the use of monoclonal antibodies, which constitute a form of passive immunotherapy. In this podcast, we...