The Wessex Intensive Care Society (WICS) was established in the 1980's. It has rapidly developed into a society which brings together intensive care health professionals across the Wessex region.
Our aim is to advance medical practice within our intensive care units and hospitals and provide supportive training and quality education.
Tickets for summer meeting are now on sale. Visit the Course and Meetings page for details.
Guest authors from the WICS region have contributed to this comprehensive blog: learning and sharing to develop better patient care.Read More>>
A collection of free, open-access resources for patient care, specialist recommendation, teaching and learning.Read More>>
A section of pages dedicated to professionals in Intensive Care Medicine: doctors, nurses, therapists, psychologists and many moreRead More>>
Patients and Relatives
Help, advice and information for the general public, patients and their friends and familyRead More>>
WICS has rapidly developed into an important society for ensuring good clinical intensive care practice, active research and a strong culture of education and training.Read More>>
Affiliated Critical Care Units
There are nine NHS hospital trusts across the South Coast of the UK affiliated with WICS.Read More>>
Four committee members administrate WICS although many others contribute to the success of the society.Read More>>
The WICS Constitution was last revised in 2014, and it provides a policy by which WICS operates.Read More>>
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WICS Winter Meeting is kindly supported by Gambro-Baxter, who will be demonstrating their new Prismalung extracorporeal CO2 removal device, which integrates with existing Prismaflex haemofilters. Not to be missed. March 28th. wessexics.com/course… pic.twitter.com/wOIv…
WICS Winter Meeting is kindly supported by Gambro-Baxter, who will be demonstrating their new Prismalung extracorporeal CO2 removal device, which integrates with existing Prismaflex haemofilters. Not to be missed. March 28th. wessexics.com/course… pic.twitter.com/6cP1…
New date and new speakers. If only we had a local, topical issue involving Critical Care to talk about! Will you be at the WICS Winter Meeting on March 28th? Buy your ticket online: wessexics.com/course…