Department of Critical Care

Current Research

Project Name

Investigator

Role

Funding Agencies

Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy: CRRTnet A Multicenter Data Registry for Outcomes for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy 
Sean Bagshaw & Oleksa Rewa Co-Principal Investigator
AKI Foundation and Watermark
Acute Liver Failure Study Group Dean Karvellas Principal Investigator
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Standard Research Subaward
Bacteremia Antibiotic Length Actually Needed for Clinical Effectiveness (BALANCE): Randomized Control Trial   Wendy Sligl Principal Investigator  Sunnybrook Research Institute
 Potential Use of Rotational Thromboelastometry to Explore Hemostatic Abnormalities in Patients with Acute Liver Failure or Acute Liver Injury: ALFSG-ROTEM Dean Karvellas Principal Investigator University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Standard Research Subaward
Identifying and Evaluating ICU Capacity Strain in Alberta
Sean Bagshaw Principal Investigator
Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions
Resassessing Practices in the Daily Care of Critically Ill Patients: Building Capacity and Methodology to Identify & Close Evidence-care Gaps
Sean Bagshaw Co-Principal Investigator
Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions
Measuring Frailty in Critical Illness: Province-Wide Implementation of the Clinical Frailty Scale (CFS) Score in a Population-Based Electronic Medical Record System (eCritical) in Alberta Sean Bagshaw Principal Investigator
Canadian Frailty Network
Standard vs. Accelerated Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy (STARRT-AKI)
Sean Bagshaw Co-Principal Investigator
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), University Hospital Foundation
A prospective multicenter observational study of frailty in critical illness
Sean Bagshaw Co-Principal Investigator
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), MSI Foundation, University Hospital Foundation, Canadian Intensive Care Foundation
Provincial and National Costs of Unnecessary Coronary Intensive Care Unit Admissions
Sean van Diepen
Principal Investigator
University Hospital Foundation
Identifying hospitalized heart failure patients who require a critical care admission
Sean van Diepen
Principal Investigator
Heart and Stroke Foundation AB/NWT / Nunavut
COMParison of Angiotensin Converting enzyme inhibitor managemenT strategies prior to coronary artery bypass surgery registry study
Sean van Diepen
Principal Investigator
University of Alberta Cardiovascular ICU research fund; University Hospital Foundation
Improving care transitions in post-operative cardiac surgery patients
Sean van Diepen
Principal Investigator
Critical Care Strategic Clinical Network; University of Alberta Cardiovascular ICU research fund
Levosomendan in Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Sean van Diepen
Canadian Co-lead
Tenax Pharmaceuticals
Optimal Revascularization Strategy in Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement
Sean van Diepen
Co-Principal Investigator
Heart and Stroke Foundation
High versus Low SpO2 oxygen therapy in patients with acute Heart Failure
Sean van Diepen
Co-Principal Investigator
Heart and Stroke Foundation AB/NWT / Nunavut