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Resources, Presentations, Lectures, Articles, Guidelines and Tools


Click on the links below for B2 Building Best Practices Documents

This expanded version contains more detailed explanation of the process criteria you see on the daily rounding sheet.

Click on the link below for Analgesia, Sedation and Neuromuscular Blockade Guidelines for use in Critically Ill Patients

Below is the link to Disaster Preparedness Lessons Learned From Katrina

Click The Link Below to View The Stress Management Workbook: An action plan for taking control of your life and health

Click the link below to see the data sheet we developed after struggling to find essential critical care data points in a commercial EMR database.  Elapsed time, time and time stamp are critical data points for most critical illness research (for example, Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Shock, Major Trauma, Head Injury, Head Bleed) and the stuff is not there, or impossible to find.

Critical Minimum Flow Sheet Data Points For Meaningful Clinical Research Using EMR, HIT, EHR Data

The link below will take you to a presentation on The Impact of Hyperbaric Oxygenation on Near Hanging

The link below will take you to a lecture on Pulmonary Edema

The link below will take you to a lecture on Perioperative Critical Care:

The link below will take you to a lecture on Physicians for Quality Health Care:

The link below will take you to a Patient Data Collection Chart: