About the Journal
A bimonthly scientific journal, AJCC offers the latest advances in clinical research, with features that highlight bedside applications of select research articles.
From the Editors
The first National Teaching Institute (NTI) was held by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) in 1974.1 Critical care nurses gather annually at the event, ...
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Unplanned Transfer to an ICU
AJCC's September Patient Care Page offers ideas and resources to help you care for patients and their families after an unplanned transfer to an intensive care unit.
Check out the Clinical Pearls - quick summaries of the most clinically relevant material from select articles in our recent issues.
May Hua, MD, MS, has been an anesthesiologist and critical care intensivist for almost 10 years. Clinically, her primary practice setting is within surgical and cardiothoracic ICUs. ..."
Live vs Recorded Music for Children Receiving Mechanical Ventilation
Hannah Ivey Bush, MM, MT-BC, describes the effects of live music, adjusted in real time by a trained music therapist, on children <2 years old receiving mechanical ventilation and sedation....