Personalized Critical Care Medicine: How Far Away Are We?

  title={Personalized Critical Care Medicine: How Far Away Are We?},
  author={Amy M. Ahasic and David C. Christiani},
  journal={Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine},
  volume={36 6},
Personalized medicine has typically referred to the use of genomics in clinical care. However, the concept more broadly refers to recognizing the heterogeneity of each individual patient, particularly their unique risk factors for developing disease or having poor outcomes, and using this to inform treatment decisions. Pharmacogenomics was perhaps the first… CONTINUE READING