CCP Podcast 076: The Two Jonnys September 2017

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet NOT The Two Ronnies…but The Two Jonnys….and Twitter! This is an exciting new podcast project with Jonny Wilkinson (@WilkinsonJonny) who is an anaesthetist and Intensive Care Consultant at Northampton hospital He has a website, Critical Care Northampton, from where he does regular reviews of […]

CCP Podcast 060: My Critical Care Patient Can’t Swallow! Why?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet This is a chat about the ICU patient with problems with their swallow or dysphagia,  I had with Martin Brodsky (@MBBrodskyPhD), who is an Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.  He is a […]

CCP Podcast 077: NCEPOD 2017 Acute Non-Invasive Ventilation: Inspiring Change.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet I think this might be one of the most important podcasts I have ever done along with the next in the series. This is the first of two podcasts covering the latest NCEPOD paper on Non-Invasive Ventilation. This can also be found […]

CCP Podcast 027: Crew Resource Management Continued

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet CCP Podcast 026 was myself and Ken Spearpoint (@K_G_Spearpoint) talking about some of the issues around Crew resource Management. We continue the conversation in this episode and maybe even arrive at some conclusions….maybe!!  

CCP Podcast 041: PTSD in Critical Care.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Dorothy Wade works as a chartered health psychologist in the Critical Care Unit at UCH. She is registered as a practitioner psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council, and has a PhD in psychology and health care evaluation from University College […]

CCP Podcast 086: Psychology of patients, relatives and staff.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet The psychology of our patients, their relatives and the staff we work with is under discussion in this podcast. I managed to get Megan Hosey (@DrMeganHoseyPhD), a psychologist from Johns Hopkins, Dr Julie Highfield (@DrJulie_H), a psychologist from Cardiff and Dorothy Wade […]

CCP Podcast 034: Mechanical Ventilation…Types of breath.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet http://traffic.libsyn.com/criticalcarepractitioner/CCP_034.mp3 In this podcast I carry on my conversation with Ollie Poole (@respreview) about some of the issues with mechanical ventilation. We talk about the different types of breath and why we use them. This then helps us identify some of the […]

DasSMACC- Day 1

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Simple…DasSMACC Day 1- me summarising what happened. Great day-fabulous networking. Interview Questions for Advanced Critical Care Practitioners The Content on the website is provided for FREE as is the podcast. You could help support this work by going to Amazon via this […]

DasSMACC Day 2

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Simple- DasSMACC Day 2! Interview Questions for Advanced Critical Care Practitioners The Content on the website is provided for FREE as is the podcast. You could help support this work by going to Amazon via this link. This means that I will […]

CCP Podcast 062: Escalate the Patient!

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet This is a discussion I had with Liz Staveacre (@lizzys39) who is Senior Critical Care Outreach Clinical Nurse Specialist at Northwick Park Hospital. Her Masters’ dissertation looked at the factors that influence whether nurses will escalate the patient when it is necessary. From the discussion, […]

CCP Podcast 050: LeoPARDS Trial

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Levosimendan for the Prevention of Acute Organ Dysfunction in Sepsis Gavin and I try to peel apart the layers of the LeoPARDS Trial which assesses the benefits of levosimendan for the prevention of organ dysfunction in sepsis. It’s another interesting study which actually asks […]

CCP Podcast 007: Chat with Bethan Bishop

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Bethan Bishop is Head of Innovation and Industry Engagement at the Heart of England NHS Trust in Birmingham. In this podcast she discusses how this role came about, having come from a background in the Pharmaceutical industry. She works as part of […]

CCP Podcast 039: Early Mobilisation- Get Them Moving!

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet TEAM is a program of research to evaluate the effect of early mobilisation to assess functional recovery and patient-centered outcomes of ICU survivors. Carol Hodgson is one of the lead clinicians in this project, She will be presenting at the 2015 Intensive […]

CCP Podcast 083: Guidelines for Tracheal Intubation in Critically Ill Adults 2017

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet The Intensive Care Society, Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine, Difficult Airway Society and the Royal College of Anaesthetists have combined to provide the ‘Guidelines for the management of tracheal intubation in critically ill adults‘. The main part of the document covers Plan […]

CCP Podcast 038: WeNurses Tweet Chat About Advanced Practitioners

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Myself and Tracey Starkey-Moore (@TraceyStarkeyMo) led a @WeNurses chat on the 1st October about Advanced Practitioners. You can find the Summary on the discussion on the WeCommunities website with the relevant key word clouds. Tracey and I then got together with Gavin […]

CCP Podcast 040: Why Won’t We Change?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet This episode features a chat with Fiona Moffat who is a lecturer in Physiotherapy and practising physiotherapist. She was involved in some LEAN thinking and is now interested in early mobilisation in the critical care world. As a social scientist she is also […]

CCP Podcast 045: Simple Things to Help Them Sleep.

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTweet Characterisation of sleep in intensive care using 24-hour polysomnography: an observational study. This was a very enlightening discussion with Rosalind Elliott from Sydney about her study. Our poor ITU patients are struggling to get any decent sleep- what can we do to […]