Severe acute pancreatitis: role of antibiotics
Pacemaker terminology and definitions; also some troubleshooting.
High voltage electrical injuries. Also, a little about rhabdomyolysis.
Causes of lactic acidosis following abdominal surgery and seizures
Causes of metabolic acidosis : a normal anion gap metabolic acidosis.
Base excess and standard base excess
Community-acquired pneumonia: critically evaluate the role of steroids
Approach to the haemodynamically unstable cardiac surgical patient
Warm autoimmune haemolytic anaemia
Morphological abnormalities or RBCs and RBC inclusion bodies post splenectomy
Plasmacytosis and the hypergammaglobulinaemia hyperviscosity syndrome
Monitoring blood lactate levels in the critically ill
Cardiac arrest in pregnancy: especially, peri-mortem Caesarian
Two weird rare trauma issues: traumatic asphyxia and resuscitative thoracotomy
Respiratory failure in children: specifically, bronchiolitis
Clostridium difficile: also, strategies to prevent the transmission of multi-resistant organisms
Preparation for the difficult airway: specifically, preparation for an awake fiberoptic intubation
Posterior reversible leukoencephalopathy syndrome (PRES), thanks to infliximab
Pneumocephalus: specifically, tension pneumocephalus
Brain death: pre-conditions, clinical testing and radiological testing.
Clinical signs of valve disease: AR severity, indications for AVR, causes of systolic murmur.
Constipation in the ICU: a variation on the theme of critical care gut dysmotility.
Approach to the patient with undifferentiated shock
Allocation concealment , block randomisation, stratification, minimisation algorithm.
Guillain Barre syndrome vs. something (this time, myasthenia gravis)
Use of neuromuscular junction blockers in the management of ARDS
Electrical safety in the ICU, with a focus on microshock.
Bronchopleural fistula: advantages and disadvantages of the various management strategies
Classification of hyponatremia, and management of hyponatremia.
Necrotising fasciitis: management priorities within the first 24 hours
Another game of "Name That ECG Abnormality"- WPW, this time in AF
Another game of "Name That ECG Abnormality"- epicardial pacing lead reveresal
Another game of "Name That ECG Abnormality"- RV hypertrophy
"Neuroprotective measures" - prevention of secondary brain injury
Assessment of poisoning in pregnancy, in childhood, and in old age with renal impairment
Influence of chronic renal failure on critical illness
Mucor: a game of "Name That Microbe". Also, risk factors and treatment options.
Listeria: a game of "Name That Microbe". Also, risk factors and treatment options.
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