Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Başkanı Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, MS, FCCM tarafından iletilen, 6 Şubat 2023 tarihinde yaşadığımız deprem felaketine ilişkin mesajı siz değerli üyelerimize aktarmak isteriz:
“On behalf of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), I am reaching out to assess the situation in Türkiye and Syria after the devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake earlier this week.
I want to express our deepest sympathy to you and the families of all those who have lost loved ones. SCCM praises your commitment to providing care to those critically ill and injured during this time. You have our unwavering support, and SCCM is poised to offer as much assistance as possible.
“SCCM leadership has been in personal contact with members in Türkiye and Syria and is working with medical relief groups to provide supplies and equipment.
We are asking you to share information with SCCM on how to provide better support. If you have any insight into these questions, please contact [email protected]
Which specific medications or medical supplies are needed most?
What kind of injuries are you seeing?
Which specific hospitals are in urgent need of supplies?
SCCM offers these free resources to help during natural disasters. These resources can also be found at sccm.org/disaster.
Crisis Management in Natural Disasters
Review pathophysiology and management of crush injuries and crush syndrome.
Augmenting Critical Care Capacity During a Disaster
Tertiary Triage and Allocation of Scarce Resources in Disasters, and the Role of Palliative Medicine in Disasters
Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians
Configuring ICUs in the COVID-19 Era
SCCM Crisis Standard of Care Recommendations for Triaging Critical Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic
SCCM’s COVID-19 Rapid Resource Center
If you have information to share or need assistance, you can contact SCCM at [email protected] Our support is behind you during this time.”