The Michigan Appropriateness Guide to Intravenous Catheters has been developed to help clinicians appropriately select vascular access devices. These efforts are important to limiting the risk of complications in critically ill patients.

The pooled results of three randomized trials indicate no overall benefit from early goal-directed therapy for septic shock.

Researchers have assessed the impact antibiotic therapy on short (hospital) and long-term (6 months) outcomes of ICU patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia.


Study leaders discuss whether the odds of death for immunosuppressed patients with sepsis vary according to a hospital’s yearly case volume of these individuals.

This course discusses a study that evaluated empathetic statements from physicians during family care conferences in the pediatric ICU.


This course discusses the key findings of five studies presented at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s 2019 Annual Congress.