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Medicina Intensiva is the journal of the Spanish Society of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine and Coronary Units (SEMICIUC), and has become the reference publication in Spanish in its field. Medicina Intensiva mainly publishes Original Articles, Reviews, Clinical Notes, Images in Intensive Medicine, and Information relevant to the specialty. All works go through a rigorous selection process.

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Concordance between the oncologist and the intensivist in the decisions of aggressive measures in cancer patients
P. Escudero-Acha, Y. Peñasco, J.C. Rodriguez-Borregan, E. Cuenca Fito, L. Ferreira Freire, A. González-Castro
Available online 20 February 2021
Reply to “Consensus document on tracheotomy in patients with COVID-19”
M.C. Martín Delgado, M. Bernal-Sprekelsen, R. Villalonga Vadell
Available online 20 February 2021
Perioperative management in cardiovascular surgery
J.J. Jiménez Rivera, C. Llanos Jorge, M.J. López Gude, J.L. Pérez Vela
Available online 18 February 2021
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Current Issue
Vol. 45. Issue 1.
Pages 1-64 (January - February 2021)
Sumario en español
Mechanical ventilation: Past and present
G. Rialp
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:1-2
Original articles
Mechanical ventilation in Spain, 1998–2016: Epidemiology and outcomes
O. Peñuelas, F. Frutos-Vivar, A. Muriel, J. Mancebo, A. García-Jiménez, R. de Pablo, M. Valledor, M. Ferrer, M. León, J.M. Quiroga, S. Temprano, I. Vallverdú, R. Fernández, F. Gordo, A. Anzueto, A. Esteban
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:3-13
Comparison of the demographic characteristics and comorbidities of patients with COVID-19 who died in Spanish hospitals based on whether they were or were not admitted to an intensive care unit
Ò. Miró, A. Alquézar-Arbé, P. Llorens, F.J. Martín-Sánchez, S. Jiménez, A. Martín, G. Burillo-Putze, J. Jacob, E.J. García-Lamberetchs, P. Piñera, J. González del Castillo
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:14-26
Acute respiratory distress syndrome due to COVID-19. Clinical and prognostic features from a medical Critical Care Unit in Valencia, Spain
P. Ramírez, M. Gordón, M. Martín-Cerezuela, E. Villarreal, E. Sancho, M. Padrós, J. Frasquet, G. Leyva, I. Molina, M. Barrios, S. Gimeno, Á. Castellanos
Med Intensiva. 2021;45:27-34
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Pulmonary arterial hypertension and COVID-19
M.L. Avellanas Chavala
Med Intensiva. 2020;44:577-9
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E. Díaz, R. Amézaga Menéndez, P. Vidal Cortés, M.G. Escapa, B. Suberviola, A. Serrano Lázaro, P. Marcos Neira, M. Quintana Díaz, M. Catalán González
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