Analgesie, Sedierung und Delirmanagement in der Intensivmedizin

Sedierung und Analgesie sind das tägliche Brot von all jenen von uns, die intensivmedizinisch tätig sind. Die aktuell wichtigste Leitlinie hierzu ist die DAS-Leitlinie in der aktuellen Version aus 2015. Für unsere ICU´s habe ich die wichtigsten zum Einsatz kommenden Medika auf einer Seite zusammengefasst. Die für mich wichtigsten Punkte: Analgesie geht vor Sedierung. Nur ein […]

What do you really know about coagulation at this very moment?

What do you really know about coagulation at this very moment? You know: Coagulation – the thing with the y-shaped coagulation-cascade containing a lot of factors and co-factors that stop bleeding… To be honest with you, when I started with my residency in anesthesiology and critical care I had no idea! Really, NO IDEA! There were […]

EuSEM Refresher Course 7

The Young Emergency Medicine Doctors Section (YEMD) of the European Society for Emergency Medicine (EuSEM) is pleased to present ‘EuSEM Refresher Course 7’. A 3 day interactive course for young doctors training or practicing in all fields of emergency medicine and urgent care. The course is based on the European Curriculum of Emergency Medicine. This edition […]

Pediatric dosing – table

For many of us that mostly treat adult patients, the pediatric emergency and especially dosing is a challenge. While most medication and dosing can be looked up using various tools, in really emergent situations like CPR, peri-arrest situations and emergency airways (e.g. in trauma) you need to have your doses ready and fast. Also, you need […]