• Jean-Louis Vincent, Erasme University Hospital

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Affiliated to the International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM), Brussels, Belgium.
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  • Inter-hospital transfer and mortality in AKI patients

    Inter-hospital transfer of critically ill patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) does not increase risk of death or dialysis dependence 30 days after the initiation of acute renal replacement therapy.

    Critical Care 2014, 18:513
  • Revised Injury Severity Classification, version II

    New prognostic factors have been included into the updated Revised Injury Severity Classification (RISC) score, which outperforms the previous RISC model in discrimination, precision and calibration.

    Critical Care 2014, 18:476
  • Renal effects of TLR4-inhibitor treatment

    TLR4-mediated inflammation may be an important part of the pathogenesis underlying gram-negative septic acute kidney injury; treatment with a TLR4-inhibitor is able to reverse this impairment of renal function.

    Critical Care 2014, 18:488
  • Mortality of HIV patients in the ICU

    HIV infection is related to a higher frequency of severe sepsis and death among patients admitted to the ICU; coinfection with Hepatitis C virus increases risk of death in the presence and absence of sepsis.

    Critical Care 2014, 18:475
  • Glucose monitoring in the critically ill

    Subcutaneous continuous glucose monitoring to guide insulin treatment in critically ill patients is as safe and effective as intermittent point-of-care measurements and reduces nursing workload and daily costs

    Critical Care 2014, 18:453
  • Consultant cover and ICU mortality

    There is no relationship between days of continuous cover by a single intensivist and patient outcomes in adult, general ICUs in England but intensivist participation in handover is associated with increased mortality.

    Critical Care 2014, 18:491



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