Perioperative and Intensive Care research
A lot of medical research is being done in the Perioperative and Intensive Care units. Our intensive care units carry out, among other things, the international REMAP-CAP pharmacotherapy trial, which is seeking to find appropriate drug therapy from biological antirheumatic drugs for coronavirus patients.
What are we currently studying?
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According to an interim report from the international REMAP-CAP trial, two biologic antirheumatic drugs, tocilizumab and sarilumab, used in combination with cortisone treatment reduce mortality in COVID-19 intensive care patients.
The HUS Intensive Care Unit is studying the treatment of coronavirus disease with two drugs already in use
The HUS Intensive Care Unit is about to begin a pharmacotherapy trial of patients in intensive care due to the coronavirus disease as part of the WHO-sponsored international REMAP-CAP trial.