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January-March 2016 | Vol 6 | Issue  1     Table ofContents  RSS Feed 
 
Editorial
What's new in critical illness and injury science? Pneumonia prevention in the ICU remains a challenge
Jason Ferreira, Abubakr A Bajwa
Hospital acquired pneumonia (HAP) and particularly Ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP) remain a difficult problem to tackle in modern day health care. The estimated cost of one episode of HAP is abo...
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Impact of chlorhexidine mouthwash prophylaxis on probable ventilator-associated pneumonia in a surgical intensive care unit
Emmanuel N Enwere, Kathryn A Elofson, Rachel C Forbes, Anthony T Gerlach
Background: Prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia is a healthcare goal. Although data is inconsistent, some studies suggest that oral chlorhexidine may decrease rates of pneumonia in me...
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Continuous versus bolus tube feeds: Does the modality affect glycemic variability, tube feeding volume, caloric intake, or insulin utilization?
David C Evans, Rachel Forbes, Christian Jones, Robert Cotterman, Chinedu Njoku, Cattleya Thongrong, David Tulman, Sergio D Bergese, Sheela Thomas, Thomas J Papadimos, Stanislaw P Stawicki
Introduction: Enteral nutrition (EN) is very important to optimizing outcomes in critical illness. Debate exists regarding the best strategy for enteral tube feeding (TF), with concerns that bo...
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Spectrum and outcome of traumatic brain injury in children <15 years: A tertiary level experience in India
Mani Charan Satapathy, Dharitri Dash, Sudhansu Sekhar Mishra, Soubhagya Ranjan Tripathy, Pratap Chandra Nath, Somnath Prasad Jena
Background: Though, traumatic brain injury (TBI) has been documented as the single most common cause of morbidity and mortality in infancy and childhood, the exact incidence is unavailable in I...
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