Improving the care of critically ill brain-injured and trauma patients

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About our publications

Aug 7, 2020 – Our broad program of research includes: randomized controlled trials, observational studies, systematic reviews and methodological studies. Our team publishes in a wide variety of scientific journals, including leading and high-impact-factor ones. For the latest information about what we are publishing, please visit our publications database.

Congratulations from the Dean to Paule Lessard Bonaventure

May 27, 2020 – The Dean of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (FGPS), Mrs. Josée Bastien, congratulates Paule on the final submission of her master’s thesis (Master of Science in Epidemiology program with thesis, at Université Laval). We wish Paule all the success expected for her projects.

Two Masters training scholarships awarded to Noémie Villemure-Poliquin

May 15, 2020 – A great congratulations to Noémie Villemure-Poliquin for receiving the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS) Master’s Training Scholarship! She has also received the Financial scholarship for professionals in the ENT program offered by one of the philanthropic funds of the Faculty of Medicine of Université Laval.


Finding better ways to treat neurocritically ill patients

Our mission is to improve bedside management strategies and health outcomes of critically ill patients with traumatic brain injury, by carrying out patient-oriented research and implementing evidence-based informed decision-making.

The Chair

This Chair targets patient-oriented applied clinical research at the bedside of critically ill patients with traumatic brain injury.

Dr. Alexis F. Turgeon

Our team is specialized in clinical applied research focused on improving the care of critically ill patients with traumatic brain injury. The goal of our research is to improve bedside practices and health outcomes in this group of patients by using evidence-based, patient-centered decision-making. Our projects are carried out in collaboration with the Canadian Traumatic brain injury Research Consortium (CTRC), the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG), the Perioperative Anesthesia Clinical Trials Group (PACT) and other groups worldwide.