Ventilation strategies for status asthmaticus; as well as non-ventilator management
Complications attributed to the cardiopulmonary bypass circuit
High anion gap (lactic acidosis), with respiratory alkalosis and metabolic alkalosis.
Respiratory acidosis and metabolic alkalosis: eg. an exacerbation of COPD.
Normal anion gap metabolic acidosis due to normal saline.
Oral anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents in the management of AF.
Management of the staff member with a needle stick injury.
Management of severe heart failure: this time, the right heart only
Estimation of energy expenditure in critical illness; also TPN prescription
Anatomy of the forest plot; advantages and disadvantages of meta-analysis
Therapeutic hypothermia in cardiac arrest, brain injury and other "extended indications"
The child with shock: principles of management
Meningitis: specifically, common pathogens and role of steroids
Approach to the patient suddenly impossible to ventilate
The characteristic biochemistry of propofol infusion syndrome
Veno-occlusive disease of the bone marrow transplant recipient
Tumour lysis syndrome
Automated chest compression devices and their role in resuscitation
Spinal cord injury syndromes
Pulmonary embolism: role of thrombolysis
Management of the pregnant trauma patient
Interpretation of iron studies: diagnosis of anaemia in ICU (inflammatory)
Interpretation of iron studies: diagnosis of anaemia in ICU (iron deficiency)
HIV and AIDS: relevant investigations and antiretroviral pharmacology
Features which influence prognosis following cardiac arrest
Examination of the pupils: three causes of coma where there is miosis
Antibiotic choices for selected pathogens: specific context of meningitis
Toxic alcohols: mechanisms and management of methanol toxicity
Citrate anticoagulation of the CRRT circuit and citrate toxicity.
Heat stroke, broadly (pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, prognosis)
Evaluation of aortic dissection: comparison of CT, TOE, MRI and angiography.
Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP): organisation-level strategies for prevention
Snake bite envenomation
General principles of antibiotic use: factors which influence the choice of agent
Critique of early goal-directed therapy protocol for sepsis
Hyponatremia with hypervolemia; with a focus on SIADH and CSW.
Another game of "Name That ECG Abnormality"