Welcome to SurgicalCriticalCare.net!

Surgicalcriticalcare.net is an online, interactive, educational resource based at the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship program at Orlando Regional Medical Center. It is open to any physician, nurse, respiratory therapist, medical student, or other allied healthcare provider interested in the discipline of Surgical Critical Care. SurgicalCriticalCare.net is designed to provide rapid access to essential information for caring for patients with critical illness.

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The Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at Orlando Regional Medical Center is currently accepting fellowship applications for the 2016-2017 academic year for both Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery. For details regarding the application process, please click on the "Fellowship" tab. For any questions, please contact the webmaster.

Orlando Regional Medical Center is an accredited Acute Care Surgery Fellowship site by the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST). The Acute Care Surgery fellowship will include rotations in acute care surgery, trauma, burns, thoracic surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, vascular surgery, orthopedic surgery, and neurological surgery. Fellows will also continue to receive extensive training in surgical critical care, ICU & trauma center administration, research, evidence-based medicine guidelines, statistics, and quality improvement. Acute Care Surgery Fellows will complete the American Board of Surgery accredited Surgical Critical Care Fellowship before proceeding to the Acute Care Surgery Fellowship.

The American Board of Surgery accredited Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at Orlando Regional Medical Center has been internationally recognized since its inception in 1997. Our fellows receive state-of-the- art training in patient resuscitation and management as well as intensive care unit & trauma center administration, research, evidence-based medicine guidelines, statistics, and quality improvement. Many of our fellows now direct intensive care units and trauma centers around the world.

Surgicalcriticalcare.net has gone mobile! Go to www.surgicalcriticalcare.net/mobile on your smartphone and link web-based applications to your phone's home page including key resuscitation checklists.


Latest EBM Guidelines

The Evidence Based Medicine guidelines page has been redesigned organizing the guidelines according to organ system. We hope that this makes finding a guideline of interest easier.

New Instructional Videos

The Surgical Critical Care team at Orlando Regional Medical Center, in conjunction with the Valencia College School of Respiratory Care, has created two online videos illustrating both percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy insertion and central venous catheter insertion. Many thanks to the Valencia Productions staff for their superb work in producing these instructional videos. Watch for additional videos in the coming months.

Percutaneous tracheostomy insertion
Central venous catheter insertion


Recent publications from the department...