Physiology Matters.

Armand Girbes, Professor in Intensive Care Medicine and Clinical Pharmacologist, chairs the Division of Scientific Affairs at the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM), so when he complains about the direction of research in his speciality he deserves our attention. Last year he gave an Invited Lecture entitled Fifteen

Midodrine again.

Why would a fluid physiologist want to point out that oral pills can be as effective as a drip and a bottle or three of human albumin solution? Albumin does seem to have a beneficial effect in certain hepatology scenarios, but researchers at the University of Cairo have found