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ICM training resources

Here are a list of some resources that those completing ICM training may find helpful.

Core/Intermediate training

Intermediate/Higher/Advanced ICM training

  • Books:
    • Anaesthesia and Intensive Care A-Z - Print & E-Book: An Encyclopedia of Principles and Practice, Steve M. Yentis and Nicholas P. Hirsch
    • Oxford Desk Reference: Critical Care, Carl Waldmann and Neil Soni
    • Oh's Intensive Care Manual, Andrew D Bersten and Neil Soni
    • Dr Podcast Scripts for the Final FRCA (Dr Podcast Sound Revision), Rebecca A. Leslie and Emily K. Johnson
    • Churchill's Pocketbook of Intensive Care, Simon M. Whiteley and Andrew Bodenham
    • Oxford Handbook of Critical Care, Mervyn Singer and Andrew Webb
  • Critical Care Compendium, http://lifeinthefastlane.com/ccc/
  • PACT modules, http://www.esicm.org/
  • FICM website:
  • Intensive Care Society Guidelines and Standards, http://www.ics.ac.uk/ics-homepage/guidelines-and-standards/ 

Higher/Advanced ICM training

  • Books:
    • Multiple Choice Questions in Intensive Care Medicine, Steve Benington and Peter Nightingale
    • Examination Intensive Care Medicine, Carole Foot and Liz Steel
  • CritIQ, membership fee required (https://www.crit-iq.com/index.php/become_member)