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Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: One-Year Survival and Neurobehavioral Outcome Among Infants and Children With In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Meert, Kathleen L.; Guerguerian, Anne-Marie; Barbaro, Ryan; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 12, 2018

Disagreement Between Clinicians and Score in Decision-Making Capacity of Critically Ill Patients

Bertrand, Pierre-Marie; Pereira, Bruno; Adda, Mireille; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 09, 2018

A Comparison of the Mortality Risk Associated With Ventilator-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia and Nonventilator ICU-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia

Ibn Saied, Wafa; Mourvillier, Bruno; Cohen, Yves; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 07, 2018

Long-Term Effects of Phased Implementation of Antimicrobial Stewardship in Academic ICUs: 2007–2015

Morris, Andrew M.; Bai, Anthony; Burry, Lisa; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 07, 2018

An Evaluation of the Influence of Body Mass Index on Severity Scoring

Deliberato, Rodrigo Octavio; Serpa Neto, Ary; Komorowski, Matthieu; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 01, 2018

Reassessment of the Accuracy of Cardiac Doppler Pulmonary Artery Pressure Measurements in Ventilated ICU Patients: A Simultaneous Doppler-Catheterization Study

Mercado, Pablo; Maizel, Julien; Beyls, Christophe; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 30, 2018

Spontaneous Breathing in Early Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Insights From the Large Observational Study to UNderstand the Global Impact of Severe Acute Respiratory FailurE Study

van Haren, Frank; Pham, Tài; Brochard, Laurent; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 30, 2018

Increased Plasma Acetylcarnitine in Sepsis Is Associated With Multiple Organ Dysfunction and Mortality: A Multicenter Cohort Study

Chung, Kuei-Pin; Chen, Guan-Yuan; Chuang, Tzu-Yi; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 30, 2018

Association Between Elevated Mean Arterial Blood Pressure and Neurologic Outcome After Resuscitation From Cardiac Arrest: Results From a Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study

Roberts, Brian W.; Kilgannon, J. Hope; Hunter, Benton R.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 09, 2018

Randomized Feasibility Trial of a Low Tidal Volume-Airway Pressure Release Ventilation Protocol Compared With Traditional Airway Pressure Release Ventilation and Volume Control Ventilation Protocols

Hirshberg, Eliotte L.; Lanspa, Michael J.; Peterson, Juhee; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 01, 2018

Combining National Early Warning Score With Soluble Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor (suPAR) Improves Risk Prediction in Acute Medical Patients: A Registry-Based Cohort Study

Rasmussen, Line J. H.; Ladelund, Steen; Haupt, Thomas H.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 21, 2018

Extracorporeal CO2 Removal: The Minimally Invasive Approach, Theory, and Practice

Duscio, Eleonora; Cipulli, Francesco; Vasques, Francesco; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 19, 2018

Preventing Posttraumatic Stress in ICU Survivors: A Single-Center Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of ICU Diaries and Psychoeducation

Kredentser, Maia S.; Blouw, Marcus; Marten, Nicole; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: August 16, 2018

Effect of a Multifaceted Performance Feedback Strategy on Length of Stay Compared With Benchmark Reports Alone: A Cluster Randomized Trial in Intensive Care

van der Veer, Sabine N.; de Vos, Maartje L. G.; van der Voort, Peter H. J.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: June 12, 2013

Atypical Sleep in Ventilated Patients: Empirical Electroencephalography Findings and the Path Toward Revised ICU Sleep Scoring Criteria

Watson, Paula L.; Pandharipande, Pratik; Gehlbach, Brian K.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: June 12, 2013


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Safety of Percutaneous Dilatational Tracheostomy During Veno-Venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support in Adults With Severe Respiratory Failure

Dimopoulos, Stavros; Joyce, Holly; Camporota, Luigi; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 13, 2018

Models of Peer Support to Remediate Post-Intensive Care Syndrome: A Report Developed by the Society of Critical Care Medicine Thrive International Peer Support Collaborative

McPeake, Joanne; Hirshberg, Eliotte L.; Christie, Leeann M.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 12, 2018

Incident Diabetes in Survivors of Critical Illness and Mechanisms Underlying Persistent Glucose Intolerance: A Prospective Cohort Study

Kar, Palash; Plummer, Mark P.; Ali Abdelhamid, Yasmine; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 05, 2018

The Effect of Propofol and Dexmedetomidine Sedation on Norepinephrine Requirements in Septic Shock Patients: A Crossover Trial

Morelli, Andrea; Sanfilippo, Filippo; Arnemann, Philip; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 31, 2018

Long-Term Outcome of Patients With a Hematologic Malignancy and Multiple Organ Failure Admitted at the Intensive Care

de Vries, Vera A.; Müller, Marcella C. A.; Arbous, M. Sesmu; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 17, 2018

Risk of Sepsis and Mortality Among Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Treated With Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors or Angiotensin Receptor Blockers

Lai, Chih-Cheng; Wang, Ya-Hui; Wang, Cheng-Yi; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 09, 2018

Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome as Predictor of Poor Outcome in Nontraumatic Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Patients

Rass, Verena; Gaasch, Max; Kofler, Mario; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 24, 2018

Adenosine Triphosphate Release is Required for Toll-Like Receptor-Induced Monocyte/Macrophage Activation, Inflammasome Signaling, Interleukin-1β Production, and the Host Immune Response to Infection

Lee, Albert H.; Ledderose, Carola; Li, Xiaoou; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 20, 2018

Meaning of Intracranial Pressure-to-Blood Pressure Fisher-Transformed Pearson Correlation–Derived Optimal Cerebral Perfusion Pressure: Testing Empiric Utility in a Mechanistic Model

Akhondi-Asl, Alireza; Vonberg, Frederick W.; Au, Cheuk C.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 19, 2018

The Effects of Storage Age of Blood in Massively Transfused Burn Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the Randomized Transfusion Requirement in Burn Care Evaluation Study

Cartotto, Robert; Taylor, Sandra L.; Holmes, James H. IV; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 17, 2018

Vitamin D to Prevent Lung Injury Following Esophagectomy—A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Parekh, Dhruv; Dancer, Rachel C. A.; Scott, Aaron; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 14, 2018


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Variation in Identifying Sepsis and Organ Dysfunction Using Administrative Versus Electronic Clinical Data and Impact on Hospital Outcome Comparisons

Rhee, Chanu; Jentzsch, Maximilian S.; Kadri, Sameer S.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: November 13, 2018


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The Fragility and Reliability of Conclusions of Anesthesia and Critical Care Randomized Trials With Statistically Significant Findings: A Systematic Review

Grolleau, François; Collins, Gary S.; Smarandache, Andrei; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 31, 2018

Laryngeal Injury and Upper Airway Symptoms After Oral Endotracheal Intubation With Mechanical Ventilation During Critical Care: A Systematic Review

Brodsky, Martin B.; Levy, Matthew J.; Jedlanek, Erin; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: August 09, 2018


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Immunotherapy With Antiprogrammed Cell Death 1 Antibody Improves Outcome in a Mouse Model of Spinal Cord Injury Followed by Staphylococcus aureus Pneumonia

Ruggeri, Tiphaine; Jacqueline, Cédric; Ambrosi, Xavier; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 09, 2018

Renal Klotho is Reduced in Septic Patients and Pretreatment With Recombinant Klotho Attenuates Organ Injury in Lipopolysaccharide-Challenged Mice

Jou-Valencia, Daniela; Molema, Grietje; Popa, Eliane; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 19, 2018

Effects of Polyethylene Glycol-20k on Postresuscitation Myocardial and Cerebral Function in a Rat Model of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Yang, Jin; Xiao, Yan; Quan, Eugenie Y.; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: September 18, 2018


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Caring for Critically Ill Patients with the ABCDEF Bundle: Results of the ICU Liberation Collaborative in Over 15,000 Adults

Pun, Brenda T.; Balas, Michele C.; Barnes-Daly, Mary Ann; More

Critical Care Medicine. ., Post Author Corrections: October 18, 2018


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