So I got to moderate a panel on Fluids in Sepsis with such luminaries as Manny Rivers, Dave Gaieski, Phillipe Rola, and Terry Clemmer. The panel was incredibly interesting, but in some ways exemplified treatment pathways that I don't quite agree with. If you'd like to listen for yourself, the link is here:
Since I felt some of the key messages were slightly askew, I wanted to debrief with my friend Phillipe Rola. Phillipe is a self-described Internist-Intensivist, mad sonographer, ducatista and Brazilian Jujitsu aficionado. He blogs at the site: Thinking Critical Care.
Topics we Discussed
- Fantastic Post on Fluid Tolerance/Responsiveness
- Cerebral and Somatic NIRS
- Hepatic Vein Doppler
- Portal Vein Flow