Managing Surgical Critical Care: An Interdisciplinary Approach


  • Ali Hassan Department of Health Science, University of Harvard


Surgical Critical Care, Interdisciplinary Approach, Patient Assessment, Treatment Strategies, Healthcare Collaboration, High-acuity Settings


This paper explores the dynamic and essential domain of surgical critical care from an interdisciplinary perspective, emphasizing the collaborative approach required to optimize patient outcomes in high-acuity settings. The management of surgical critical care demands the seamless integration of expertise from various healthcare disciplines, including surgery, critical care, nursing, and allied health professionals. This comprehensive review delves into the fundamental principles of managing surgical critical care, focusing on patient assessment, treatment strategies, and the utilization of advanced technologies. It presents case studies that illustrate the interdisciplinary approach in action, highlighting the multifaceted nature of providing optimal care to critically ill surgical patients.