Wed, 07/12/2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Department of Critical Care Medicine has more than 40 ongoing clinical trials underway in UPMC Intensive Care Units. These include studies of novel biologics for sepsis, new treatment strategies for ARDS, and innovative approaches to reducing distress among family members in the ICU, among others. This Grand Rounds will provide an overview of the clinical trials that are currently enrolling patients from our Intensive Care Units and highlight cutting edge research conducted by our faculty.
Michael Abesamis, MD VIOLET STUDY "Vitamin D vs. Placebo in Patients at Risk for ARDS"
Bryan McVerry, MD MUST-ARDS STUDY "Multi-Stem Biologic vs. Placebo in ARDS