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Perioperative management of patients with hip fractures and COVID-19: A single institution's early experiences
Highlights • Good perioperative outcomes seen in patients with COVID-19 that underwent hip fracture repair after 48 hours of admission• Short cephalomedullary nailing should be strongly consideredExpand
Afterload Assessment With or Without Central Venous Pressure: A Preliminary Clinical Comparison
A clinical comparison, of two methods of afterload assessment, has been made. The first method, systemic vascular resistance index (SVRi), is based upon the traditional formula for afterload whichExpand
Exophiala (Wangiella) dermatitidis Prosthetic Aortic Valve Endocarditis and Prosthetic Graft Infection in an Immune Competent Patient
Exophiala (Wangiella) dermatitidis is an emerging dematiaceous fungus associated with high mortality rates and is a rare cause of endocarditis. We describe the first case of E. dermatitidisExpand
Acute Lung Injury and Repair: Scientific Fundamentals and Methods.
Critical Care Surge During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Implementation and Feedback From Frontline Providers
Purpose: Montefiore Medical Center (MMC) in the Bronx, New York, was subjected to an unprecedented surge of critically ill patients with COVID-19 disease during the initial outbreak of the pandemicExpand
Anesthetic Management of a Surgical Patient With Cardiac Implantable Electrical Device
Sujatha Ramachandran, MD, is Guest Roundtable Editor for this discussion. Dr Ramachandran is a cardiothoracic anesthesiologist and also serves as the associate residency program director in theExpand
1877. Evaluation of Antibiotic Utilization After Introduction of a Dedicated Infectious Diseases-Critical Care Medicine Service in Critical Care Units
Abstract Background Infection is a leading cause of admission to intensive care units (ICU), with critically ill patients often receiving a high volume of empiric broad-spectrum antibiotics.Expand