269 interntional experts collaborated to form 40 point framework for critical illness which may help save lives, including those with COVID19.
Josef Dankiewicz, Tobias Cronberg, Gisela Lilja et el published a trial of normothermia vs hypothermia in out of hospital cardiac arrest in NEJM. BACKGROUND Targeted temperature management (TTM, therapeutic hypothermia) after cardiac arrest first came to use in clinical setting since the publication of two landmark articles in 2002(1,2). Earlier it was noted that persons … Read more
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Yannopoulos D, Bartos J, Raveendran G, Walser E, et al published a trial in the Lancet about therapy in patients with out of hospital refractory ventricular fibrillation cardiac arrest. WHAT Phase 2, single-center, open-label, pragmatic, randomized clinical trial. WHERE University of Minnesota Medical Center (MN, USA) PATIENTS Adult patients (aged 18-75) with out of hospital … Read more
Since the beginning of the pandemic with covid-19, We have learned a lot regarding prevention and treatment. However, the knowledge Gap exists. Recent JAMA editorial summarized this for severe covid-19. PREVENTION Social distancing, frequent hand washing and mask wearing by the general public reduces the transmission of covid 19. Contact tracing and isolation are … Read more