Moderator: Addison K. May, MD, FACS, Nashville, TN
Co-Moderator: Stephen L. Barnes, MD, FACS, Columbia, MO

The essential studies published in the following broad topic areas of surgical critical care from the last 12 months will be reviewed by notable critical care experts: Cardiac, Pulmonary, Renal, Fluid/Electrolyte/Nutrition, Hematology, and Infectious Disease. The top articles from the year in each of these topic areas will be reviewed and placed into clinical context.

Presentations and Speakers

Advances in the Treatment of Sepsis and Antibiotic Stewardship
Robert G. Sawyer, MD, FACS, Kalamazoo, MI

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO): When Is it Time to Consider Extra Corporeal Support? 
David Zonies, MD, MPH, FACS, Portland, OR

Advances in Nutritional Support in the Intensive Care Unit 
Wendy R. Greene, MD, FACS, FCCM, Atlanta, GA

All Things Fluid: Advances in Blood and Crystalloids 
Toan T. Huynh, MD, FACS, Charlotte, NC

Stephen L. Barnes, MD, FACS, Columbia, MO