9th EfCCNa Congress

September 22-25, 2021
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Covid-19 & Critical Care Nursing

Information Resources on COVID-19 care for critical care nurses

Nurses are core to health delivery and advising the public during this Corona Virus outbreak. We must support each other and ensure we receive the most up to date reliable information. Here is some of the latest data useful in caring for these patients.

Latest news

Nurses Responsibilities on Providing Enteral Nutrition to the Critically Ill Patient - EfCCNa Position Paper

In ICU, one of the nurse's roles is to ensure proper nutrition support to facilitate their recovery. However, few nutrition protocols for nurses are found. T...

Prevalence, associated factors and outcomes of pressure injuries in adult intensive care unit patients: the DecubICUs study

Intensive care unit (ICU) patients are particularly susceptible to developing pressure injuries. Epidemiologic data is however unavailable. We aimed to provide an inte...

Pain management during the withholding and withdrawal of life support in critically ill patients at the end-of-life: a systematic review and meta-analysis

This review of 13 international papers on pain control in end of life and withdrawal from life support showed that pain control mainly includes opioids and benzodiazepines. The ...

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33rd Annual Congress ESICM
DATE: Saturday, 05 December 2020
TIME: 08:00 - 17:00 hr

SCCM Annual Critical Care Congress
DATE: Saturday, 23 January 2021
TIME: 08:00 - 17:00 hr

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DATE: Thursday, 08 April 2021
TIME: 08:00 - 17:00 hr

IASP 2021
DATE: Sunday, 27 June 2021
TIME: 08:00 - 17:00 hr

9th EfCCNa Congress 2021
DATE: Wednesday, 22 September 2021
TIME: 08:00 - 17:00 hr

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Since its inception the mission of the federation has been clear: to promote collaboration and equity among the national critical care member associations in order to improve nursing care of critically ill patients and their families.

EfCCNa provides a unique opportunity for European critical care nurses working as equal partners on the advancement of European critical care practice, education, management and research.

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The European Federation of Critical Care Nursing Associations (EfCCNa) is a formal network of critical care nursing associations in Europe.