International Journal of

Critical Care and Emergency MedicineISSN: 2474-3674


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-3674/1510102

Possibility Enhanced Recovery Program in Emergency Surgical Treatment of Patients with Colorectal Obstructive Cancer

Sizonenko NA, Surov DA, Soloviev IA, Demko AE, Babkov OV, Martynova GV, Sviatnenko AV, Osipov AV, Yastrebov IP and Bezmozgin BG

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: April 15, 2020

During the treatment of the patients of the ERAS group in preoperative period, the following measures were taken: Patient information, his psychological preparation, prevention of postoperative pain, nausea and vomiting, thromboembolic and infectious complications. Intraoperative measures included local anesthesia of the skin in the line of laparotomy access, colon and small (under indications) intestines decompression, small intestine lavage, embryology oriented surgery and D3 lymphadenectomy, ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-3674/1510101

The Reliability of Oxygen Saturation Compared with Arterial Blood Gas Analysis in the Assessment of Respiratory Failure in Acute Asthma

Mustafa Mahmood Eid

Article Type: Original Research | First Published: March 19, 2020

Asthma is one of the leading causes of respiratory failure. It is important to predict which patients might suffer from respiratory failure. The aim of this study is to investigate the possibility of using pulse oximetry as alternative to arterial blood gas analysis for measuring oxygen saturation (SaO2) to predict hypoxic respiratory failure. A prospective study was conducted in the Emergency Department (ED) of [name deleted to maintain the integrity of the review process] over one year. A conv...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2474-3674/1510100

Acute Pneumonia: The Beginning of a Revision of Views or Just a Statement of Known Facts?

Igor Klepikov, MD

Article Type: Commentary | First Published: March 14, 2020

The author conducted research on the topic under discussion in the USSR at the State Institute for advanced training of doctors (Novokuznetsk). To date, the USSR and the mentioned Institute no longer exist. However, research and clinical trials of new approaches to the treatment of children with acute pneumonia and the results of this work can provide answers to a number of questions facing us today, which allows us to consider the research of thirty years ago relevant and worthy of mention....

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