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A personal story of Cyclone Yasi. This presentation by Dr Sean McManus outlines an exhausting 96 hours.

The use of the New Oral Anticoagulant Drugs present unique challenges for the Intensive Care practitioner

The talk focuses on Traumatic Brain Injury. There is particular emphasis on Traumatic Subarachnoid Haemorrhage and Transfusion Thresholds in Traumatic Brain Injury.

SOA 15: State of the Art 2015: the first national critical care society to post FOAM as a headline act. Come and join the revolution.

Penetrating injuries to the neck is a great summary of how to assess and manage neck wounds from lacerations to the airway to gunshot wounds.

Vancomycin How well do you know how to manage vancomycin dosing? Here’s a fun video, only 10 minutes long, to play with. It’s been produced by two Illawarra-Shoalhaven clinical pharmacists and self rates as “Australia’s …

Feeding in the Intensive Care – A trickle or a torrent, is a great summary of several key critical care nutrition trials and how we can apply the evidence from these to the ICU patient.

The down-low SAFE stands for Strategic Approach to the Fellowship Exam. Now in its 13th edition, the Sydney Written Course is well-established in the training calendar and has an excellent reputation for teaching structu …

Everything you want to know about getting started with temporary pacemakers in the intensive care.

Double lumen endotracheal tubes (DLT’s) in critical care is a great 15 minute video covering indications, techniques, bronchoscopy and trouble shooting.