Last Updated: 2019-02-01
NOTE: the Critical Care / Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Data has been updated in the Repository and this database is now considered inactive. For more up-to-date information on the current Critical Care and Medicine data in the Repository, see the
Critical Care and Medicine Data
The Critical Care / Intensive Care Unit (ICU) data contains episode information for critically ill individuals admitted to any of the adult ICUs in six Winnipeg hospitals. The types of ICUs include:
Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU),
Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU),
Intermediate Intensive Care Unit (IICU),
Coronary Intensive Care Unit (CICU), and
Critical Care Unit (CCU).
Data collected for each episode of care includes: patient demographics; diagnoses, complications and comorbidities; acuity scores; lab test results; and therapeutic interventions.
In MCHP research, the Critical Care / Intensive Care Unit (ICU) data has also been referred to as the
Winnipeg ICU Database (WICUDB).
For more information on the archived Critical Care / Intensive Care Unit (ICU) data, see the:
Garland A, Fransoo R, Olafson K, Ramsey C, Yogendran M, Chateau D, McGowan K.
The Epidemiology and Outcomes of Critical Illness in Manitoba.
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy,
2012. [Summary] [Full Report] (View)