Approach to cardiac arrest and peri-arrest scenarios
Futile or non-beneficial treatments: when is aggressive resuscitation futile, and who decides?
Indications, contraindications and complications of pulmonary artery catheter insertion
Infectious and non-infectious causes of fever and the management of fever.
Recognition of the Difficult Airway.
Ventilation strategies for ARDS: significance of the tidal volume
Cost-benefit analysis: adoption of new components of care
Management of raised intracranial pressure
Prognostication after cardiac arrest
Approach to the diagnosis of hyponatremia; and management of hyponatremia.
Acalculous cholecystitis: clinical features, investigations and management
Pharmacology of antiarrhythmic drugs: compare lignocaine, amiodarone and magnesium sulfate.
Causes of lactic acidosis
Analgesia options: specifically analgesic techniques for multiple rib fractures.
Definitions: sensitivity, specificity, PPV and NPV.
Approach to the unconscious patient in the ICU