Carlo Alberto Volta

CARLO ALBERTO VOLTA is the Director of the Section of Anesthesia and Intensive Care with S. Anna University Hospital, University of Ferrara, Italy, and the Director of the School of Specialization in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care with the University of Ferrara, where he is a Teacher of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine. He was a Research Fellow with the Meakins-Christie Laboratories, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, from 19931995. His research activities include respiratory physiology and pathophysiology, mechanical ventilation, respiratory muscle fatigue, COPD, weaning from mechanical ventilation, uids therapy, and simulation in healthcare. He is a Senior Editor of the Journal of Inammation and a Reviewer of the European Respiratory Journal, Intensive Care Medicine, Thorax, Anesthesia Analgesia, Respiration, Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, Minerva Anestesiologica, Molecular Biology Reports, the Journal of Inammation, Emergency Medicine International, Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine, the Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing, and PLOS ONE. He is fellow of the European Respiratory Society, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, and the Italian Society of Anaesthesia, Analgesia, and Intensive Care.

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JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
A Versatile Ultrasound Simulation System for Education and Training in High-Fidelity Emergency Scenarios
Point of care ultrasonography and the related focused assessment with sonography for trauma protocol, if performed by experienced physicians, is a highly sensitive examination, and specific for the detection of free fluids. Different systems and methods have been proposed for... Read more