critical care

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    All Branch Topic (ABT) milmed + fellowships

    Hello all! I'm looking into military medicine (specifically looking at USUHS, but also at HPSP), and as much as I appreciate this forum, it's hard to replace one-on-one communication. So, if you or someone you know in military medicine is willing to exchange emails or phone calls with me, I...
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    Advice needed!

    Hello SDN people. I am currently a 1st yr pulm/CC fellow in a program which shall remain anonymous ( for obvious reasons). I am very much interested in continuing to pursue this field; however I cannot continue in this program for several reasons which I cannot even list here for fear of...
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    Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship 2020-2021 ACCM

    Hey all, Just wanted to get a thread started for all of us applying right now. Feel free to share any info you have on programs! Anyone interview at UPenn, UCLA, Michigan, OHSU or Vandy yet? Have limited time and I can't interview at all of them, so I was wondering if anyone had any feedback...
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    US Anesthesia Critical Care to Canada Critical Care

    Canadian IMG, did school in Europe. PGY3 applying for Critical Care training in USA. My question is, can I work in Canada as an Intensivist after completing fellowship in USA, or will I have to do extra training? Wondering if it is worth doing CC fellowship here if I can't even do CC in Canada...
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    Canadian IMG, US Anesthesia trained, wants to do ICU in Canada - how?!

    Canadian IMG, did school in Europe. PGY3 applying for Critical Care training in USA. My question is, can I work in Canada as an Intensivist after completing fellowship in USA, or will I have to do extra training? Wondering if it is worth doing CC fellowship here if I can't even do CC in Canada...
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    PICU Match 2019

    Here we go...first!
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    Position Available Critical Care Fellow Position Available!!!

    Hi Guys, I am the soon to be chief fellow at a IM critical care program in New Jersey. There has been an unexpected opening in our program, so we are in search for a critical care fellow that will able to start July 1st. We are an ACGME accredited program in south Jersey. The hospital is a...
  8. PhysicianRec

    UMass Dept. of Anesthesiology & PeriOp Medicine is Expanding! (HIRING in Massachusetts)

    The Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at UMass is Expanding! www.umassmed.edu/anes "Faculty are the backbone of our department. As Chair, I believe our genotype reflects our phenotype, we are who we recruit, develop, and retain. Supporting each faculty member to achieve...
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    entry into PICU

    this is definitely going to be the most GENERAL question ever, but what does PICU encompass? by that i mean as a first year college student, what is the pathway for getting into PICU? why are YOU interested in PICU? what are subspecialties and are they relevant to studying for PICU? (i.e. does...
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    entry into PICU

    this is definitely going to be the most GENERAL question ever, but what does PICU encompass? by that i mean as a first year college student, what is the pathway for getting into PICU? why are YOU interested in PICU? what are subspecialties and are they relevant to studying for PICU? (i.e. does...
  11. Kakarrott

    How does your practise look like if you finish the EM/IM/CC residency?

    Exactly what a head of this post ask. I somehow have a hard time imagining how you can do all of those at once.
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    Critical Care Question(s)

    Critical Care. I had a question (sort of a multi-part question) in regards to critical care that I wasn’t really able to find a clear cut answer on. I’m aware there are various specialties of medicine, i.e General Surgery, IM, Anesthesiology, and I’m sure a few others, that are able to obtain...
  13. Kakarrott

    Can you combine CC with ID and Renal?

    From a couple of my previous posts and my "research" on Reddit I found out that Critical Care is a great speciality that offers variety, you can diagnose, you can do procedures, people are collapsing out of various reasons, it just seems to be a great anti-boring speciality. On the other hand...
  14. MemberX

    Stroke vs Critical Care fellowship

    Hey SDN community, Wanted to get some perspective about fellowship options. Will be applying for fellowships next year and will be deciding between stroke vs critical care. Wanted to know if there are different job opportunities between the two, as well as compensation, work-life balance from...
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    Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship 2019-2020

    Hey all, as the SICU fellowship application opens it would be useful to have current and past fellows comment on the rigor and schedule of their prospective program. Also, I would be interested in prospective job offers or current jobs, like benefits, compensation, etc. Did you get a job during...
  16. POCUS-Education

    Advertisement CME Ultrasound Workshop September 9th in Huntington Beach, CA

    You are kindly invited to attend the CME credited Second Annual Perioperative and Acute Care Ultrasound Workshop co-hosted by the Anesthesiology Departments at Loma Linda Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center. The workshop will be held in beautiful Huntington Beach, CA at the Hyatt Regency...
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    Position Available Critical Care Fellowship at University of Arizona

    We have one remaining ACGME critical care fellowship position for 2018-2019. Open to either anesthesia or emergency medicine residents from an ACGME accredited residency.
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    Continuing ed for a nurse that doesn't like nursing?

    So I'm new grad RN in an ICU working on my bachelor's. I *love* my job, but I think I might not have a passion for nursing. The idea of being a med-surg nurse is so outside of my realm of thought. I think it's the care model vs medical model I dislike. I love collaborating with physicians for...
  19. Samtansey

    Understanding the differences/indications for different sedation gtts

    I'm new to critical care and what's confusing me is the different gtts used for sedation, mostly because all my patients are never on the same thing. So I was wondering what's the indication for each. Examples of Different Combinations of Sedation I've had: Fentanyl and Versed gtt Fentanyl...
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    Emergency Medicine into a Critical Care Fellowship

    Hello everyone, Thank you for your time in reading my post. I am interested in going into a critical care fellowship after emergency medicine. Some of my programs are more top tier and would allow me to do so. however, I am really interested in staying in my home town for residency although no...
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    Emergency Medicine

    Is there a fellowship in Emergency Medicine called Critical Care? If so, where would they work, the ER or ICU?
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    IM-CCM Burnout/Job opportunity questions

    DISCLAIMER: I bolded what I would consider the nuts/bolts of my question, if you feel inclined to add your two cents but dont want to read a long thread haha. Hello, I am a PGY1 IM intern thinking about IM-CCM. I originally was considering CCM-Pulm, but every time I do any form of outpatient...
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    Other Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship (TUFTS)

    Any opinion on the Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship Program at Tufts in Boston?
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    Upcoming Critical Care Webinar Series

    Critical Care Webinar Series - Pulmonary Embolism: Management Beyond Anticoagulation Please join the Society of Interventional Radiology Resident, Fellow, and Student Section with Dr. Perminder Gulani, Critical Care Attending at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Jacobi Medical Center as he...
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    Who should and who does run traumas?

    Who should run traumas and who does at your institution? Does one specialty do a better job than the other? How does in house vs home call effect your outcomes?
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    We do tele-ICU shifts from outside U.S., seeking fellows & others

    I am trying to figure out whether there is a forum on studentdoctor.net which is more appropriate than this one or whether there's an altogether different site which would be better for my scenario. Please advise. We are a group of U.S. board certified critical care doctors who live and work...
  27. hawkeyemedical

    Pulmonogy/Critical Care oppty, Ivy League Univ. Community! / Employed and great compensation

    Seeking Pulmonologist/Critical Care Physician for this desirable community - home of an Ivy League University and sits on the gorgeous Finger Lakes in Upstate NY! Area offers cultural and ethnic diversity, a wide range of outdoor activities, and a healthy economy all in a picture postcard...
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    Navy Navy Pediatric fellowships

    I am currently getting ready to apply to medical school and am seriously considering the Navy HPSP scholarship. I am interested in doing a pediatric residency and a fellowship in critical care pediatrics. I do understand that as I go to school and do rotations my interests can change and I will...
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    Navy pediatric fellowships

    I am currently getting ready to apply to medical school and am seriously considering the Navy HPSP scholarship. I am interested in doing a pediatric residency and a fellowship in critical care pediatrics. I do understand that as I go to school and do rotations my interests can change and I will...
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    PGY-1 good for academia/ hopeful future faculty

    Anyone a PGY-1 resident (or know a PGY-1 resident) whose program is great for students who would like to eventually become a faculty member at a pharmacy school? I am looking for programs that make you primary preceptor for an IPPE student, offer a teaching certificate, assign a faculty advisor...