Founded in 1990, the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Tongji hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science & Technology now offers 32 sickbeds and has the first-class facility and high level of professional personnel.

ICU of Tongji hospital took a lead to develop treatment technology such as blood purification, fiber bronchoscopy sucking phlegm and lavage, percutaneous tracheostomy and PICCO-guiding fluid resuscitation in Hubei Province. ICU is the important component of critical treatment base of the hospital and the strong support of surgery base. It  is designated the quality control center for critical care medicine in Hubei Province and training base of ICU nursing specialists. Comprehensive strength of ICU of Tongji hospital ranks leading position of China.

We have 103 staffs, among whom 9 senior professors, including 2 doctoral supervisors, 6 master supervisors. ICU offers courses of various depth for undergraduate and graduate medical students, and programs for internship in Emergency Medicine and Visiting Scholars. So far ICU has taken on a total of 14 research projects including 4 projects supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China and 10 provincial projects. Staffs have published more than 200 research papers, of which over 10 SCI articles.