The International Critical Care Congress & 15th Annual Conference of The Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (CRITICARE 2009) would provide an excellent opportunity to renew old ties & friendship, discuss important issues, exchange ideas and share knowledge and experiences in the field of Critical Care Medicine with the experienced faculty of International & National status. The theme of the conference is "Optimizing ICU Resources" because all of you realize the importance of utilizing our meager resources, in the most cost effective way as we cater to a large low socio-economic population. Optimization in health care - what to speak of Critical Care needs our urgent attention due to rising health care delivery cost, new & emerging complications and expensive technologies. We need to introspect of what is relevant to our needs. There will be pre-conference workshops on 18th and 19th February based on many courses like:
CME based on DNB Syllabus / International Guidelines, ACLS Provider Course (AHA), FCCS Course (SCCM), Basic & Advanced Mechanical Ventilation, Basic Assessment and Support in Intensive Care (BASIC) Provider Course, Basic Pediatric Intensive Care Workshop, Haemodynamic Monitoring & echo Cardiography & Doppler in Critically Ill Patients, Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy and ABG Analysis, Critical Care Nursing Update, Ultrasound in Emergency Intensive Care Unit, and Antibiotics Stewardship & Infection Control.
The conference will be held from 20 to 22 February and will cover several topics such as:
Administration, Airway Management & Sedation in ICU, Antimicrobial therapy, ARDS, Cardiac critical care, Diagnostic/interventional radiology, End of life, Endocrine, Hemodynamic monitoring / fluid therapy, Gastrohepatology, General care, Hematology & transfusion medicine, Infection, Inotropes & Vasopressors, Neuro critical care, Nutrition, Pediatrics, Poisoning & snake bite, Renal / Crrt, Respiratory, Sepsis / Multi organ failure, Transport / Cpr, Traumatology / Burns, Ventilation and many more.