Supplement September 2008

September 2008
Intensive Care Medicine;Sep2008 Supplement 1, Vol. 34, p1
Academic Journal
Information about the 21st ESICM Annual Congress held in Lisbon, Portugal from September 21-24, 2008 is presented. Discuss in the event was the research papers which tackled the topic of intensive care medicine which include health services, systemic inflammation and sepsis, cardiovascular dynamics, acute respiratory failure, medical ethics, metabolism, and cardiac problems.


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