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Volume 34, Number 6 / June, 2008

Editorial

Biomarkers in the diagnosis of pneumonia in the critically ill: don't shoot the piano player

Santiago Ewig, Tobias Welte
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Prevention of VAP: the whole is more than the sum of its parts

Thiago Lisboa, Marin H. Kollef, Jordi Rello
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Êditorial

On the way towards eradication of catheter-related infections!

Philippe Eggimann, Giorgio Zanetti
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Editorial

Back to basics in septic shock

Mark J. Peters, Joe Brierley
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Review

The multiple inert gas elimination technique (MIGET)

Peter D. Wagner
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Systematic Review

The effect of prone positioning in acute respiratory distress syndrome or acute lung injury: a meta-analysis. Areas of uncertainty and recommendations for research

Fekri Abroug, Lamia Ouanes-Besbes, Souheil Elatrous, Laurent Brochard
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Original

Triggering receptors expressed on myeloid cells in pulmonary aspiration syndromes

Ali A. El Solh, Morohunfolu E. Akinnusi, Misha Peter, Ilya Berim, Marcus J. Schultz, Lilibeth Pineda
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Antimicrobial-coated endotracheal tubes: an experimental study

Lorenzo Berra, Francesco Curto, Gianluigi Li Bassi, Patrice Laquerriere, Betsey Pitts, Andrea Baccarelli, Theodor Kolobow
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Internally coated endotracheal tubes with silver sulfadiazine in polyurethane to prevent bacterial colonization: a clinical trial

Lorenzo Berra, Theodor Kolobow, Patrice Laquerriere, Betsey Pitts, Simone Bramati, Joshua Pohlmann, Chiara Marelli, Miriam Panzeri, Pietro Brambillasca, Federico Villa, Andrea Baccarelli, Sylvie Bouthors, Henry T. Stelfox, Luca M. Bigatello, Joel Moss, Antonio Pesenti
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Influence of insertion site on central venous catheter colonization and bloodstream infection rates

John R. Gowardman, Iain K. Robertson, Scott Parkes, Claire M. Rickard
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HMGB1 as a predictor of organ dysfunction and outcome in patients with severe sepsis

Sari Karlsson, Ville Pettilä, Jyrki Tenhunen, Raili Laru-Sompa, Marja Hynninen, Esko Ruokonen
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Initial efficacy and tolerability of early enteral nutrition with immediate or gradual introduction in intubated patients

Arnaud Desachy, Marc Clavel, Albert Vuagnat, Sandrine Normand, Valérie Gissot, Bruno François
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Cardiac output measurement in children: comparison of the Ultrasound Cardiac Output Monitor with thermodilution cardiac output measurement

Walter Knirsch, Oliver Kretschmar, Maren Tomaske, Kathrina Stutz, Nicole Nagdyman, Christian Balmer, Achim Schmitz, Dominique Béttex, Felix Berger, Urs Bauersfeld, Markus Weiss
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Pediatric Original

ACCM/PALS haemodynamic support guidelines for paediatric septic shock: an outcomes comparison with and without monitoring central venous oxygen saturation

Cláudio F. de Oliveira, Débora S. F. de Oliveira, Adriana F. C. Gottschald, Juliana D. G. Moura, Graziela A. Costa, Andréa C. Ventura, José Carlos Fernandes, Flávio A. C. Vaz, Joseph A. Carcillo, Emanuel P. Rivers, Eduardo J. Troster
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Surviving pediatric intensive care: physical outcome after 3 monthsOpen access

Hendrika Knoester, Madelon B. Bronner, Albert P. Bos
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Interventions to reduce medication prescribing errors in a paediatric cardiac intensive care unit

Margarita K. Burmester, Roger Dionne, Ravi R. Thiagarajan, Peter C. Laussen
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Brief Report

Pharmacokinetics of meropenem during intermittent and continuous intravenous application in patients treated by continuous renal replacement therapy

Julia Langgartner, Antje Vasold, Thomas Glück, Michel Reng, Frieder Kees
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Unrecognized contributions of families in the intensive care unit

Jennifer L. McAdam, Shoshana Arai, Kathleen A. Puntillo
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Comparative evaluation of different helmets on patient–ventilator interaction during noninvasive ventilation

R. Costa, P. Navalesi, G. Spinazzola, M. Rossi, F. Cavaliere, M. Antonelli, R. Proietti, G. Conti
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Pediatric Brief Report

Value of brain natriuretic peptide in the perioperative follow-up of children with valvular disease

Pierre Tissières, Eduardo da Cruz, Walid Habre, Yacine Aggoun, Noury Mensi, Afksendyios Kalangos, Maurice Beghetti
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Experimental

Cardio-renal recovery of hypoxic newborn pigs after 18%, 21% and 100% reoxygenation

Po-Yin Cheung, Laila Obaid, Marwan Emara, Yann Brierley, Scott T. Johnson, Grace S. Chan, Laurence Jewell, Gregory Korbutt, David L. Bigam
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Hyperbaric oxygenation reduces overexpression of c-Fos and oxidative stress in the brain stem of experimental endotoxemic rats

Hui-Ching Lin, Fang-Jung Wan
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The effect of hypoxemic resuscitationfrom hemorrhagic shock on blood pressure restoration and on oxidative and inflammatory responses

Emmanuel E. Douzinas, Olga Livaditi, Ilias Andrianakis, Panagiotis Prigouris, Pantelis Paneris, Vassiliki Villiotou, Alex P. Betrosian
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End of Life: National Legislations

End-of-life decisions in Austria's intensive care units

Christian J. Wiedermann, Christiane Druml
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Physiological and Technical Notes

A double-layer tracheal tube cuff designed to prevent leakage: a bench-top study

Alberto Zanella, Massimo Cressoni, Myra Epp, Mario Stylianou, Theodor Kolobow
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Inductive plethysmography to control volume-targeted ventilation for leak compensation

Marie Claire Andrieu, Cedric Quentin, David Orlikowski, Gilbert Desmarais, Daniel Isabey, Bruno Louis, Frédéric Lofaso
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Correspondence

Impact of traumatic lesions on intracerebral probe positioning

John F. Stover
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Impact of traumatic lesions on intracerebral probe positioning

Luca Longhi, Nino Stocchetti
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Comment on “Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2008” by Dellinger et al.Open access

A. M. E. Spoelstra - de Man, A. R. J. Girbes
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Surviving Sepsis Campaign: International guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2008

Julian Bion, Roman Jaeschke, B. Taylor Thompson, Mitchell Levy, R. Phillip Dellinger
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Comment on “Case involving end-of-life decision issues in Italy” by Bock et al.

Davide Mazzon, Giuseppe R. Gristina
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Lumbar drainage as treatment of refractory intracranial hypertension in bacterial meningitis

Etienne Javouhey, Nathalie Richard, Didier Stamm, Daniel Floret
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