TIRBO #43: Lying to ourselves (the clinician’s perspective on end-of-life care)

From the Critical Concepts blog, thoughts on our personal biases and lack of humility when contemplating end-of-life decision making.

TIRBO #41: Tissue compression and elasticity during procedures

Dealing with the good and bad aspects of tissue mobility during percutaneous procedures.

TIRBO #39: 5 rules for clinical excellence

5 things you pretty much must be doing if you want to be excellent at critical care.

See also on the blog:

The ten laws of critical care

Practicing medicine like an adult

TIRBO #35: Vent double-triggering

Understanding the causes of doubled vent breaths, including premature/short cycling and reverse triggering, plus a basic approach to managing them.