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Engage: Science4refugees – Helping refugee scientists find suitable jobs

November 12, 2015

The European Commission has launched the Science4Refugees initiative to help refugee scientists and researchers find suitable jobs that both improve their own situation and put their skills and experience to good use in Europe’s research system. Science4Refugees matches talented refugees and asylum seekers who have a scientific background with positions…

Promoting appropriate antibiotic use in European intensive care units: European Antibiotic Awareness Day – November 18th 2015

November 12, 2015

This EU initiative is endorsed by ESICM! (here you can find evidence-based key messages and materials for different target audiences, including messages and template materials for medical doctors (hospital prescribers and primary care prescribers)) Patients in European intensive care units (ICUs) are increasingly inflicted with infections caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria,…

Special issue on pediatric anesthesia and critical care medicine from the Norwegian Society

October 13, 2015

The last NAForum (Editor-in-Chief: Anne Berit Guttormsen) was published as a special issue covering many aspects of pediatric anesthesia and critical care medicine. Articles are written by senior Scandinavian experts and are meant to inform and help the general anesthesiologist in the encounter with pediatric patients. The issue is in Norwegian…


Interesting studies published under ESICM LIVES2015 conference

October 13, 2015

Some important studies were published under the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine congress LIVES 2015 held in Berlin during the first week of October. Please find here an overview of these studies: JAMA: Buffered Crystalloid vs Saline and Acute Kidney Injury Editorial: Intravenous Fluids and Risk of AKI Among ICU Patients…


The world sepsis day September 13th, 2015 – a call for action!

September 1, 2015

The non-profit organization Global sepsis alliance (an alliance of several other non-profit organizations like WFSICCM) announces a call for action to raise public and professional awareness of sepsis and to increase survival. Please find more information here. You can sign the world sepsis declaration and follow the webinar September 13th!

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In SSAI the five Nordic nations with shared values and preferences, work together to harmonize the work of the five national societies, based on high Nordic ambitions and expectations in health care and our specialties.


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