FG Intensive Care and Critical Illness

Targets and tasks

The FG pursues the scientific evaluation of "care structures, quality and long-term results of intensive care treatment" (which has not been systematically investigated so far) and initiates projects for this purpose. The following main topics are presented:

  • Analysis of the structure of intensive care
  • Quality of intensive care treatment, guidelines, evidence-based medicine
  • Analysis of care processes after intensive care treatment
  • Determinants of long-term outcome and health-related quality of life
  • Determination of the need for special care offers after intensive treatment
  • Identifying the needs of patients
  • Discussion of health policy aspects


Main areas of work

Thematic networking on the following topics:

  • Intensive therapy aftercare
  • (Core) Outcomes
  • Routine data




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