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ICU Rounds

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A podcast dedicated to the teaching of critical care. The focus audience is physicians, residents, medical students, nurses, therapists, and paramedics. These are topics that arise while on teaching rounds in the Burn ICU at Vanderbilt Medical Center. A broad scope of critical care and prehospital topics are presented as well as recent journal articles and medical news.

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A podcast dedicated to the teaching of critical care. The focus audience is physicians, residents, medical students, nurses, therapists, and paramedics. These are topics that arise while on teaching rounds in the Burn ICU at Vanderbilt Medical Center. A broad scope of critical care and prehospital topics are presented as well as recent journal articles and medical news.

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I love these podcasts and learned so much from all of them. What an amazing teacher.

iTunes Ratings

577 Ratings
Average Ratings
521
19
9
10
18

Love!

By Arockingroupie - Sep 26 2019
Read more
I really loved these but where did they go?!? Come back!!!!

Amazing!

By Dr. Gerber - Oct 24 2018
Read more
I love these podcasts and learned so much from all of them. What an amazing teacher.
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ICU Rounds

Latest release on Jul 09, 2012

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Metabolic Acidosis in the ICU

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A common problem in the ill or injured patient is a metabolic acidosis.   In this episode we will review the common etiology of a metabolic acidosis as well as some lesser known causes.

Jul 26 2007

36mins

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Rank #2: Arterial Blood Gases

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This episode is a discussion about how to approach an arterial blood gas result.

Apr 26 2009

36mins

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Rank #3: Atrial Fibrillation

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Atrial fibrillation is a common problem in ICU patients, but it is a problem with many potential causes, and not always a well defined treatment.

Feb 20 2008

38mins

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Rank #4: Oxygenation & PEEP

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A discussion of ventilation, oxygenation, and the role of PEEP.

May 13 2007

26mins

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Rank #5: Sepsis - Part 1

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Sepsis is a common cause of death in the intensive care unit.  In this episode I present some of the statistics on septic deaths, introduce the definitions, and present the basic science.  Part 2 will cover fluid and drug therapy for septic shock.

Dec 11 2007

34mins

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Rank #6: Acute RenalFailure

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Acute renal failure is a dreaded complication in the ICU.  This podcast will review the various types of acute renal failure, the etiology, as well as acute management.

May 22 2007

42mins

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Rank #7: Surviving Sepsis Campaign (part 1)

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The Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) is concensus document that attempts to provide the best evidence to assist in the care of the septic patient.  All providers who provide care to the septic patient should be aware of the contents of the SSC.

May 12 2008

31mins

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Rank #8: Lactate Acidosis - Type A

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This podcast is a description of how lactate is produced and metabolized.  I will discuss the role of lactate in the diagnosis and management of shock.  This podcast will focus on Type A lactic acidosis.

Nov 12 2011

22mins

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Rank #9: IV Fluids (Part 1)

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An introduction to the basic science in fluids used to treat hypovolemia.

May 03 2009

36mins

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Rank #10: Hyperkalemia

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Hyperkalemia is a very common and potentially dangerous electrolyte disorder that commonly occurs in ICU patients.

Jan 12 2009

28mins

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Rank #11: Hyponatremia: common but dangerous

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Hyponatremia or a low serum sodium is a common electrolyte problem that is dangerous if ignored or treated improperly.

Feb 07 2009

23mins

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Rank #12: Myocardial Infarction: Diagnosis and Thrombolytics

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Myocardial Infaction (Part 1): This episode will discuss the diagnosis of MI, STEMI, and non-STEMI.  We then discuss the indications and types of thrombolytic agents.

Sep 09 2008

28mins

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Rank #13: Sepsis - Part 2

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In this episode we discuss that ICU care of the patient with sepsis.  This includes an introduction to various vasopressors.

Feb 01 2008

33mins

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Rank #14: Pulmonary Embolus

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A description of the risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment of PE.

Jul 28 2011

33mins

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Rank #15: Pharmacology of Shock

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This is a basic introduction of some of the drugs used in various forms of shock.

Feb 08 2008

38mins

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Rank #16: Antibiotic Considerations in the ICU

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Why do we choose the antibiotics that we do?   How long do we continue the course of therapy?   Should we use some antibiotics together?  These topics are covered in the episode.

Sep 14 2007

54mins

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Rank #17: Pulmonary Physiology and General Anesthesia

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This episode discusses the effects and risks of anesthesia on patients with pulmonary disease as well as the effects of anesthesia on pulmonary physiology.

Jun 21 2009

30mins

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Rank #18: Pancreatitis - Part 1

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This is an initial presentation of the causes and diagnosis of acute pancreatitis.

May 25 2010

26mins

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Rank #19: Myocardial Infarction: PCI and medications

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This is the second installment of this topic. In this episode we talk about the role of angioplasty and role of various medications in the treatment of the patient having an MI.

Oct 20 2008

25mins

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Rank #20: Hypercalcemia

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A potentiallylife-threatening electrolyte problem that commonly finds its way into the ICU as well as on exams.

Aug 14 2008

21mins

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