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Critical Care Research

Introduction to Critical Care Research

MedStar also conducts critical care research and specializes in surgical, medical, trauma, and neurological care.

Research Topics

  • Sedation and acute dementia
  • Infectious disease
  • Shock
  • Open heart surgery
  • Device trials (cardiac, gastrointestinal, pulmonary)
  • Ventilation therapies
  • Sepsis with severe infection
  • Adult respiratory distress syndrome
  • Acute hyperthermia
  • Antibiotic resistant organisms
  • Severe pneumonia
  • Severe neurological injuries
  • Phase I, II and III clinical trials
  • Pharmacoeconomic studies


Contact Information

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