Issue 1 – January 2023

Electrocardiographic changes typical for Wellens’ syndrome

februari 8, 2023

A 77-year-old male was admitted with COVID-19 requiring intubation, prone positioning and treatment for bilateral segmental pulmonary embolism. Medical history consisted of type 2 diabetes…

Volume 31, Issue 1 – January 2023

februari 4, 2023

Abstracts & Case Reports Intensivistendagen 2023

februari 1, 2023

Post-anoxic encephalopathy after suicide attempt using the helium method

februari 1, 2023

Abstract A 48-year-old male presented to our emergency department after a suicide attempt using the helium method. This increasingly popular method of inhaling helium rapidly…

Difficult decision-making in ICU patients with suspected advanced cancer: an illustrative case

februari 1, 2023

Abstract Meigs syndrome is a rare clinical entity of benign origin in which a triad of ovarian tumour (usually ovarian fibroma or fibroid-like tumour), hydrothorax…

Air embolism after lung biopsy: A case report

februari 1, 2023

Abstract Air embolism is the entry of gas into vascular structures. It is a rare life-threatening complication of several medical procedures, in particular lung biopsy…

Antisynthetase syndrome, a rare cause of respiratory failure

februari 1, 2023

Abstract A 72-year-old patient was admitted to the intensive care unit with respiratory failure due to rapidly progressive interstitial lung disease (ILD). All cultures and…

A change is gonna come…

februari 1, 2023

Every couple of years the Netherlands Journal of Critical Care replaces the editor in chief and his/her entourage. After taking on this role in 2018,…