This podcast is about Intensive care pharmacology and physiology. This is created to prepare intensive care trainees for their primary CICM exams. However, it will be of benefit to anyone who works in intensive care and keen to acquire new knowledge or want to refresh their memory.
In this episode, we discuss the physiology of the central nervous system in depth.
In this podcast, Maddi and I discuss various frequently asked questions on GI Physiology.
Haematology physiology is commonly asked in ICU primary exams. Join us in this podcast where we discuss haematology physiology in depth.
In-depth understanding of Immune system for intensive care trainee is essential. In this podcast, Maddi & I talk about innate immunity, MHC proteins, the role of T & B lymphocytes along with hypersensitivity reactions.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss hepatic physiology in depth.
In this podcast, we discuss what is GFR, how kidneys handle water homeostasis and bicarbonate regulation in detail.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss the obstetric physiology relevant to intensive care training.
In this podcast, Maddi and I discuss some of the applied aspects of CVS physiology.
In this podcast, Maddi and I discuss the basics of cardiovascular physiology and peripheral circulation.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss cardiac output and its determinants along with relevant applied physiology to intensive care.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss the coronary circulation and the electrical conduction system of the heart.
In this episode, Maddi and I discuss the physiology of hypothalamus, pituitary and Adrenal glands.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss thyroid and parathyroid physiology.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss the physiology of pancreas along with basic of endocrine system. To access show notes, please visit www.critcareedu.com.au or click here.
Use of local anaesthetics and steroids is not uncommon in ICU. In this podcast, Maddi and I discuss various pharmacological properties of these agents and their usage in Intensive care.
Use of Anti-viral agents and Anti-fungal agents in Intensive care is not frequent, though not uncommon. In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss most commonly used anti-viral and anti-fungal agents in Intensive care.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss a few more commonly used antibiotics in Intensive care.
In this podcast, Maddi and I discuss very commonly used classes of antibiotics in ICU i.e Penicillins and Cephalosporins.
Antibiotic usage in intensive care is progressively increasing. Understanding of antibiotic pharmacology is the must for ICU physicians to get the dosing right and also, to tackle the problem of antibiotic resistance. In this podcast, Maddi an I discuss the various important concepts related to antibiotic pharmacology.…
Use of Insulin, oral hypoglycemic agents and thyroxine are everyday in intensive care unit. In this podcast, Maddy and I discuss these agents in detail.
In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss the pharmacology of Intravenous fluids used in intensive care. IV fluids are an integral part of ICU patient management, and in-depth knowledge of these agents is essential.
use of Blood and blood products in ICU is widespread. In this podcast episode, Maddi & I discuss various blood products and their implications in the ICU setting.
In this podcast, Maddi & I continue to discuss other pharmacological agents such as antiplatelet agents, anti-fibrinolytic agents and plasminogen activators.
Use of anticoagulants and their complications are quite common in intensive care. In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss commonly used anticoagulation agents in ICU.
Variceal bleeding & hepatic encephalopathy are commonly encountered gastrointestinal pathologies in ICU. In-depth knowledge of the pharmacological agents used in their treatment is often useful. In this podcast, Maddi & I discuss somatostatin analogues, terlipressin, lactulose and rifaxamin along with the agents commonly used for the treatment of c…