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Medicina Intensiva is the journal of the Spanish Society of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine and Coronary Units (SEMICIUC), and has become the reference publication in Spanish in its field. Medicina Intensiva mainly publishes Original Articles, Reviews, Clinical Notes, Images in Intensive Medicine, and Information relevant to the specialty. All works go through a rigorous selection process.

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“ICU or IMU?”: Neither one nor the other
Edgard Marcano-Millán, Jose Miguel Pérez-Villares
Available online 21 March 2023
Mentoring Programme: Guiding your first steps towards scientific excellence
Beatriz Lobo-Valbuena, Laura Galarza Barrachina, Rodrigo Albillos Almaraz, Jesús Abelardo Barea Mendoza, Irene Barrero García, Manuel Fernández Caro, Leire López de la Oliva Calvo, María Martínez Martínez, Sonia Pajares Martínez, Álvaro Castellanos Ortega
Available online 21 March 2023
Social networks and scientific rigor: A new battle on the horizon?
Alejandro González-Castro, Raquel Ferrero-Franco, Elena Cuenca Fito
Available online 21 March 2023
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Current Issue
Vol. 47. Issue 3.
Pages 129-190 (March 2023)
Sumario en español
Orotracheal intubation in the COVID-19 patient; a practice not exempt from risk
J. Trenado-Alvarez
Med Intensiva. 2023;47:129-30
Original articles
Airways management in SARS-COV-2 acute respiratory failure: A prospective observational multi-center study
L. Cattin, F. Ferrari, S. Mongodi, E. Pariani, G. Bettini, F. Daverio, K. Donadello, E. Polati, F. Mojoli, V. Danzi, S. De Rosa
Med Intensiva. 2023;47:131-9
Cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Chilean-Spanish version of the Family Satisfaction in the Intensive Care Unit - 24 questionnaire
Cristobal Padilla-Fortunatti, Noelia Rojas-Silva, Yerko Molina-Muñoz, Stefany Avendaño-Jara
Med Intensiva. 2023;47:140-8
Improving echographic monitoring of hemodynamics in critically ill patients: Validation of right cardiac output measurements through the modified subcostal window
L. Colinas Fernández, G. Hernández Martínez, M.B. Serna Gandía, G. Tuero León, P. Cuesta-Montero, R. Cuena Boy, R. Vicho Pereira
Med Intensiva. 2023;47:149-56
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Effects of sodium bicarbonate infusion on mortality in medical–surgical ICU patients with metabolic acidosis—A single-center propensity score matched analysis
J. Waskowski, B. Hess, L. Cioccari, I. Irincheeva, C.A. Pfortmueller, J.C. Schefold
Med Intensiva. 2022;46:690-9
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Special content about COVID-19
Impact of vaccination on admissions to an intensive care unit for COVID-19 in a third-level hospital
A. González-Castro, E. Cuenca Fito, A. Fernandez, R. Ferrero Franco, J.C. Rodríguez Borregán, C. Gonzalez
Open Article
Available online 1 June 2022
Delirium in COVID-19. Practical aspects of a frequent association
C. Giménez-Esparza Vich, S. Alcántara Carmona, M. García Sánchez
Med Intensiva. 2022;46:336-40
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