Wellington Intensive Care Unit

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The Wellington Intensive Care Medicine course uses these and other resources. Please see here for details.


These study notes have been developed by Dr.David Tripp at various stages during his career. Having previously only been available through his website, he has kindly agreed to distribute them to a wider audience.

These resources are provided as a free educational aid for others studying for under & postgraduate exams & are provided without guarantee or liability.

David Tripp Exam Notes
All files are presented in Adobe PDF format.

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Intensive Care Notes

Study notes prepared for the adult Fellowship of the College of Intensive Care Medicine (FCICM) , first published in November 2012 & most recently revised in August 2015.

Ultrasound notes prepared for the Otago University Post-Graduate Certificate in Clinician Performed Ultrasound (PGCertCPU) written in October 2014. These notes cover basic ultrasound physics as well as guidance on ultrasound scans relevant to Intensive Care.

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Please note that medicine is an evolving science and that current guidelines or therapy will change over time. It is always up to individual clinicians to interpret any information presented above in the context of current best practice.

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This page was last updated on Tuesday, 28 September 2021 12:41:48

These and many other resources are used for teaching on the Wellington Intensive Care Medicine Course

The Wellington Intensive Care Medicine Course