Department of Critical Care

Peer Reviewed Grants


  • Dr Constantine Dean Karvellas

    Agency

    Project Title

    Role

    National Institutes of Health United States Acute Liver Failure Study Group Site PI
    University Hospital Foundation (University of Alberta) Prognostic impact of Liver and Brain Fatty Acid Binding Protein in Acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure PI
    Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP) Prognostic impact of Liver Fatty Acid Binding Protein in Acute Liver Failure PI
    University Hospital Foundation (University of Alberta) The association between macrophage T-cell activation and clinically significant outcomes in drug induced liver injury (DILI) acute liver failure patients. PI
  • Dr Jim Kutsogiannis

    Agency

    Project Title

    Role

    Rick Hansen Institute Liberation from Mechanical Ventilation in SCI: A national retrospective Cohort Study Natl PI
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Project Scheme PROSPECT Collaborator
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Project Scheme REPOSE Relaxation for critically ill Patient Outcomes and Stress-coping Enhancement (REPOSE): Clinical Trial of an Integrative Intervention to improve critically ill patients' delirium and related outcomes
     
    Co-I
    Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) Bridge Grant Thromboprophylaxis After Significant Traumatic Brain Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial
     
    Co-I
    Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) Project Scheme Hemorrhage – Red blood cell transfusion and Outcome (SAHaRA RCT) Co-I
  • Dr Rachel Khadaroo

    Agency

    Project Title

    Role

    University of Alberta Hospital Foundation Rapid Non-Invasive Assessment of Acute Mesenteric Ischemia PI
    Alberta Innovates Health Solutions  (AIHS) Optimizing Seniors Surgical care – The Elder Friendly Surgical Unit PI
    Canadian Critical Care Trials Group Preclinical testing of novel treatment strategies for septic shock in a mouse model of advanced age Co-I
  • Dr Sean M Bagshaw

    Agency

    Project Title

    Role

    Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System
    Identifying and Evaluating Intensive Care Unit Capacity Strain in Alberta
    PI
    Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System
    Reassessing Practices in the Daily Care of Critically Ill Patients: Building Capacity and Methodology to Identify & Close Evidence-care Gaps
    Co-PI
    The University Hospital Foundation
    COMParison of Angiotensin Converting enzyme inhibitor management strategies prior to coronary artery bypass surgery (the COMPACT trial): a pilot randomized controlled registry study
    Co-I
    Canadian Institutes for Health Research
    Emerging research and clinical priorities in the detection and management of frailty in older patients across acute care settings
    Co-Appl
    Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Network
    OPTIMAL Selection for and Timing to Start Renal Replacement in Critically Ill Older Patients with Acute Kidney Injury (OPTIMAL-AKI)
    PI
    MSI Foundation
    A Prospective Multi-centre Observational Study of Frailty in Cardiac Surgery in Alberta
    PI
    The University Hospital Foundation
    Intra-Operative Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Liver Transplantation: A phase II randomized controlled trial
    PI
    The University Hospital Foundation
    Does Enteral Glutamine Improve Outcomes in Cardiovascular Surgical Patients? A Phase II Randomized, Blinded, Placebo-Controlled Trial
    Co-PI
    Academic Health Science Centre AFP Innovation Fund
    Point Prevalence Study of Barriers to Acute Rehabilitation in Canadian Intensive Care Units
    Co-I
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research Early Determination of long-term Prognosis in critically ill patients with Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI-Prognosis multicenter prospective study) Co-I
    Physician Services Incorporated Health Research Grant Optimizing Duration of Antibiotic Therapy for Bloodstream Infections: a multi-centre retrospective study Co-I
    Canadian Institutes for Health Research Transfusion Requirements in Cardiac Surgery II (TRICS II) Co-I
    Canadian Institutes for Health Research Standard versus Accelerated Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury (STARRT-AKI) Co-PI
    Canadian Institutes for Health Research A prospective multicentre observational study of frailty in critically illness (ICU FRAILTY Study) PI
    The University Hospital Foundation Standard versus Accelerated Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury (STARRT-AKI) PI
    The University Hospital Foundation A prospective multicentre observational study of frailty in critically illness (ICU FRAILTY Study) PI
    The Canadian Intensive Care Foundation A prospective multicentre observational study of frailty in critically illness (ICU FRAILTY Study) PI
  • Dr Wendy Sligl

    Agency

    Project Title

    Role

    University of Alberta Hospital Foundation Premorbid Functional Status Predicts Mortality in Critically Ill Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia PI