Vol 28, No 1 (2012)

Table of Contents


Cover PDF


Contents PDF

Guest Editorial

The history and potential of 'intelligent ventilation' PDF HTML
David M Linton 2-3


News from the Critical Care Society of Southern Africa PDF HTML


Intelligent ventilation in the intensive care unit PDF
Sigal Sviri, Abed Bayya, Phillip D Levin, Rabia Khalaila, Ilana Stav, David M Linton 6-14
Endotracheal tube cuff pressure management in adult critical care units PDF HTML
Portia Janine Jordan, Dalena Van Rooyen, Danie Venter 15-19
Intra-abdominal pressure at ICU admission: Evaluation as a predictor of severity and mortality in severe acute pancreatitis PDF HTML
Ratendar Kumar Singh, Parnadi Bhaskar Rao, Arvind Kunar Baronia, Banani Poddar, Afzal Azim, Mohan Gurjar, Neha Singh, Vasudevan Senthilvel, Kamlesh Singh 20-25
Factors predicting mortality in elderly patients admitted to a Moroccan medical intensive care unit PDF HTML
Belayachi Jihane, Mina El khayari, Tarek Dendane, Naoufel Madani, Khalid Abidi, Redouane Abouqal, Amine Ali Zeggwagh 26-31


2012 COPICON Congress: Critical4Africa - Combined meeting of CCSSA, SATS, SASPEN and TSSA, 29 August - 2 September 2012, Sun City, North West Province, South Africa PDF HTML