Critical Connections Archives

Critical Connections was launched in 2003. For access to articles published before 2017, please contact Melissa Nielsen.

A “Basic” Reality: Managing Sodium Bicarbonate and Acetate Shortages
Read about managing sodium bicarbonate and acetate shortages. 

Critical Care Industry Partners Give Back
Read about how the fundraising efforts of Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc.

Member Spotlight: Pediatric Critical Care Programs in Kenya
Read about how Amelie von Saint Andre-von Arnim, MD, supports pediatric critical care programs in Kenya.

Women in Critical Care Medicine
This article addresses the issue of gender disparity in critical care.   

Common Confusing Issues When Reporting Critical Care
Learn about reporting and coding critical care.   

Member Spotlight: Raising Awareness of Sepsis
Read about how Ashish K. Khanna, MD, FCCP, FCCM, supports educational outreach in India and raising awareness of sepsis worldwide.

Member Spotlight: Supporting Chromosome 18 Research
Read about how Brian T. Wessman, MD, FACEP, FCCM, supports chromosome 18 research.

CEO's Message - Spotlight on Giving
Society of Critical Care Medicine Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice-President, David J. Martin, CAE, discusses the Society's donor development and gift stewardship program.   

Bedside Ultrasonography Guidelines for Critically Ill Patients
This article discusses the bedside ultrasonography guidelines for critically ill patients.

Member Spotlight: Community Outreach in Cambodia
Read about how Shahla Siddiqui, MD, MS, DABA, FAMS, supports community outreach in Cambodia.