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cuidado critico

Rogério Zigaib, Danilo Teixeira Noritomi
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July 2014: Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva
Otavio Tavares Ranzani, Mariana Barbosa Monteiro, Elaine Maria Ferreira, Sergio Ricardo Santos, Flavia Ribeiro Machado, Danilo Teixeira Noritomi
OBJECTIVE: The current definition of severe sepsis and septic shock includes a heterogeneous profile of patients. Although the prognostic value of hyperlactatemia is well established, hyperlactatemia is observed in patients with and without shock. The present study aimed to compare the prognosis of septic patients by stratifying them according to two factors: hyperlactatemia and persistent hypotension. METHODS: The present study is a secondary analysis of an observational study conducted in ten hospitals in Brazil (Rede Amil - SP)...
October 2013: Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva
A Martinuzzi, E Ferraresi, M Orsati, A Palaoro, J Chaparro, S Alcántara, C Amin, C Feller, M E Di Leo, A Guillot, V García
INTRODUCTION: In a preceding article the state of Nutritional support (NS) in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) was documented [Martinuzzi A et al. Estado del soporte nutricional en una unidad de Cuidados críticos. RNC 2011; 20: 5-17]. In this follow-up work we set to assess the impact of several organizational, recording and educational interventions upon the current state of NS processes. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Interventions comprised presentation of the results of the audit conducted at the ICU before the institution's medical as well as paramedical personnel; their publication in a periodical, peer-reviewed journal; drafting and implementation of a protocol regulating NS schemes to be carried out at the ICU; and conduction of continuous education activities on Nutrition (such as "experts talks", interactive courses, and training in the implementation of the NS protocol)...
July 2012: Nutrición Hospitalaria: Organo Oficial de la Sociedad Española de Nutrición Parenteral y Enteral
J J Peña, E Mateo, E Martín, J Llagunes, P Carmona, L Blasco
INTRODUCTION: Postoperative bleeding is common complication, affecting up to 20% of patients, after cardiac bypass surgery. Fibrinolysis is one of the causes of this excessive bleeding, and for this reason the use of tranexamic acid is recommended. The problem with using this is that there are numerous guidelines and differences in the dose to be administered. Our aim was to evaluate whether there were any differences in postoperative bleeding and morbidity after cardiac surgery with the administering of different tranexamic acid doses in three university hospitals...
March 2013: Revista Española de Anestesiología y Reanimación
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February 2001: Revista Española de Anestesiología y Reanimación
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