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Our Research Areas

The multi-disciplinary ICU participates in various research endeavours relevant to critical care medicine.

Research generated in the ICUs to date has included study into

  • IV resuscitation fluids
  • antibiotics
  • novel therapies in sepsis
  • novel molecular biomarkers of gastrointestinal dysfunction in shock
  • glycaemic control
  • intra-abdominal hypertension and gastrointestinal failure
  • antioxidant supplementation
  • critical care nutrition

Over the past five years, the ICUs have supported the research by dissertation of a number of Hons, Masters and MMed students.