Standards, Research & Revalidation

The FICM, often in conjunction with its partner organisations across the critical care and wider medical landscape, provides a suite of activities around service provision standards, guidelines and Clinical Quality advice (including for consultant appointments and invited reviews).   

Find out more about these activities as well as our responses to national consultations, revalidation resources and useful research links below.  For a summary of recent publications, visit our Key Publications links here:



Please click the links below for various items relating to research and academia in Intensive Care Medicine.


Legal & Ethical Policy Unit

The Legal & Ethical Policy Unit (LEPU) was founded in 2015 as a sub-committee of the Professional Affairs & Safety Committee.