critical care

With our minds wide open: Let us foster the young academic spirit in critical care!

November 24, 2022

In this last issue of the Netherlands Journal of Critical Care (NJCC) in 2022, Ronald Akkerman and colleagues from the Leiden University Medical Center review…

A survey on implementation of physician assistants in ICUs in the Netherlands

July 1, 2022

Abstract Background: In several countries, the advanced practice provider (APP) is positioned as a clinician in an acute care setting. In the Netherlands, physician assistants…

Physiological nonutility of red blood cell transfusion in acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure

July 1, 2021

Abstract Purpose: Transfusing red blood cells (RBCs) in non-bleeding critically ill patients once the haemoglobin meets a certain threshold is the standard of care, despite…