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2017 Editions of Current Concepts Available: Adult & Pediatric

Each year, the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) popular precourses, Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care and Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care, deliver the latest clinical information relevant to patients in the intensive care unit. These courses are available On Demand and the companion textbooks are available in print and as eBooks.

Save over 10% by purchasing the Adult or Pediatric bundle, which include the 2017 book and unlimited access to the On Demand course.

A sample of topics featured at the 2017 Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care course include:

  • Management of Neuro-ICU Emergencies
  • Patient Safety and the Electronic Medical Record
  • Ethical Controversies in Critical Care
  • Fluid Management in Septic Shock

A sample of topics featured at the 2017 Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care course include:

  • Innovations in the Diagnosis and Management of Sepsis
  • Advances in Congenital Heart Surgery
  • Contemporary Issues in Renal Replacement Therapies
  • Update on Pediatric Damage Control Resuscitation

All of the Current Concepts resources are available for purchase. Visit www.sccm.org/AdultCC or www.sccm.org/PediatricCC. If you have any questions, please contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.

Register for Adult or Pediatric Current Concepts Courses

Enhance and update your critical care knowledge by attending Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care or Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care, which will be held on January 20 and 21, 2017, before the 46th Critical Care Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. These two-day multidisciplinary courses are updated annually and deliver the latest clinical information relevant to patients in the intensive care unit.

Registration for Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care includes a copy of the 2017 edition of Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care and access to the On Demand version of the course. The interactive live course will include presentations on select topics, such as:

  • Seizures and acute intracranial hypertension management
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Sepsis
  • Liver transplant
  • Fluid management in septic shock

Registration for Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care includes a copy of the 2017 edition of Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care and access to the On Demand version of the course. This year, topic areas will include updates on new and cutting-edge approaches in the following areas:

  • Infections
  • Surgical developments
  • Technology
  • The specialized pediatric intensive care unit

Space for each course is limited, so register early for Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care or Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care to guarantee your top choice. To view course descriptions, visit the Congress Program page.

If you plan to attend a course in conjunction with Congress, register at www.sccm.org/Congress. If you plan to attend a course and not Congress, register in the SCCM store by searching the course title. If you are currently registered for Congress, please contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888 to add a pre-Congress educational session to your existing registration and for answers to any of your questions.

Build your critical care knowledge and enhance the care you deliver to patients by attending SCCM’s 46th Critical Care Congress, to be held January 21 to 25, 2017, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. Join more than 6,000 members of the critical care community at this five-day event. When the right people come together in one place, ideas become reality. Register online today.

2016 Editions of Current Concepts in Adult and Pediatric Critical Care Available

Each year, the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) popular Congress precourses, Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care and Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care, deliver the latest clinical information relevant to patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). These courses are now available On Demand and the companion textbooks are available in print and as eBooks.

Save over 10% by purchasing the Adult or Pediatric bundle, which include the 2016 book and unlimited access to the On Demand course.

The 2016 version of Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care features the following topics:

  • Decoding Patient Safety and Quality in the ICU
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Management of the Burn-Injured Patient
  • Emergency Airway Management

The 2016 version of Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care features the following topics:

  • Updates on New and Cutting-Edge Approaches to Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tracheostomies in the Pediatric ICU
  • Choice of Ventilator Mode in the Pediatric ICU

All of the Current Concepts resources are available for purchase. Visit www.sccm.org/AdultCC or www.sccm.org/PediatricCC. If you have any questions, please contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.

2015 Editions of Current Concepts in Adult and Pediatric Critical Care Available

Each year, the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) popular Congress pre-courses, Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care and Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care, deliver the latest clinical information applicable to patients in the intensive care unit. These courses are now available On Demand and the companion textbooks are available in print and as eBooks.

Save over 10% by purchasing the Adult or Pediatric bundle, each containing the 2015 textbook and unlimited access to the On Demand course.

pi-lg-CCACC15BUNDThe 2015 version of Current Concepts in Adult Critical Care includes the topics:

  • Management of the “Almost Never Events”
  • Early Mobility
  • Antithrombolytics and Antiplatelet Therapy in the Intensive Care Unit
  • How to Start an Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Program

Among the topics in the 2015 version of Current Concepts in Pediatric Critical Care pi-lg-CCPCC15BUNDare:

  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Cerebral Edema
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in High-Risk Populations
  • Managing Comfort in the Critically Ill Pediatric Patient
  • Donation After Cardiac Death

All of the Current Concepts resources are available for purchase in the SCCM store. If you have any questions, please contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.