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Current number
March 2018
Vol. 42. Num. 2.
Pages 71-138

Medicina Intensiva is the journal of the Spanish Society of Intensive Care Medicine and Coronary Units and Pan American and Iberian Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine. Intensive Care Medicine has become the reference publication in Castilian specialty. Especially Intensive Medicine publishes original articles, reviews, articles of agreement, Images on Intensive Care and Information relevant specialty.

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Vol. 42. Num. 2. March 2018 Pages 71-138
This is the last issue available in English language
Parathyroid hormone, calcidiol, calcitriol and adverse events in the acute coronary syndrome
P. Ramos Ruiz, L. Jaulent Huertas, M. Castañeda Sancirilo, J.J. Martínez Díaz, G. Clavel Ruipérez, L. García de Guadiana Romualdo, S. Wasniewski, M. Merelo Nicolás, I. García Escribano, F. Soria Arcos, J.A. Castillo Moreno, L. Consuegra Sánchez
Med Intensiva 2018;42:73-81
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Predictive validity and reliability of the Braden scale for risk assessment of pressure ulcers in an intensive care unit
M. Lima-Serrano, M.I. González-Méndez, C. Martín-Castaño, I. Alonso-Araujo, J.S. Lima-Rodríguez
Med Intensiva 2018;42:82-91
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The accuracy of PiCCO¨r) in measuring cardiac output in patients under therapeutic hypothermia: Comparison with transthoracic echocardiography
T. Souto Moura, S. Aguiar Rosa, N. Germano, R. Cavaco, T. Sequeira, M. Alves, A.L. Papoila, L. Bento
Med Intensiva 2018;42:92-8
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Special article
Humanization in healthcare arises from the need for a holistic approach to illness
C. de la Fuente-Martos, M. Rojas-Amezcua, M.R. Gómez-Espejo, P. Lara-Aguayo, E. Morán-Fernandez, E. Aguilar-Alonso
Med Intensiva 2018;42:99-109
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Point of view
Are outpatient clinics justified in intensive care medicine?
P. Extremera, J.M. Añón, A. García de Lorenzo
Med Intensiva 2018;42:110-3
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Do sedation and analgesia contribute to long-term cognitive dysfunction in critical care survivors?
S. Fernandez-Gonzalo, M. Turon, C. De Haro, J. López-Aguilar, M. Jodar, L. Blanch
Med Intensiva 2018;42:114-28
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Scientific letters
Which multi-trauma patients benefit from performing a total-body CT?
S. Dios-Barbeito, V. Durán-Muñoz-Cruzado, C. Martín-García, M. Rubio-Manzanares-Dorado, F.J. Padillo-Ruiz, F. Pareja-Ciuró
Med Intensiva 2018;42:129-31
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Letters to the Editor
Comparative statistical analysis in observational epidemiological studies
A. Bosch-Gaya, L. Matute-Blanco, D. Fernández-Rodríguez, F. Worner
Med Intensiva 2018;42:134-5
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Improvement of the safety of a clinical process using failure mode and effects analysis: Prevention of venous thromboembolic disease in critically ill patients
R. Viejo Moreno, J.A. Sánchez-Izquierdo Riera, E. Molano Álvarez, J.A. Barea Mendoza, S. Temprano Vázquez, L. Díaz Castellano, J.C. Montejo González
Med Intensiva 2018;42:135-6
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Image in Intensive Medicine
Fulminant sepsis caused by Clostridium perfringens
A. Guridi Mugica, L. Marti Gelonch, R. Jimenez Agüero
Med Intensiva 2018;42:137
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