Mark Borthwick is consultant pharmacist, critical care, at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Useful text for those working in critical careSubscription
‘Handbook of drugs in intensive care, an A-Z guide 5th edition’ by Henry Paw and Rob Shulman.
Delirium: a guide to a common conditionSubscription
Delirium is not a benign condition — its presence predicts significantly increased morbidity and mortality, often in already vulnerable patient groups.