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Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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Outcomes of Infants Supported With Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Using Centrifugal Versus Roller Pumps: An Analysis From the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry

OUTCOMES OF INFANTS SUPPORTED WITH EXTRACORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION USING CENTRIFUGAL VERSUS ROLLER PUMPS: AN ANALYSIS FROM THE EXTRACORPOREAL LIFE SUPPORT ORGANIZATION REGISTRY

Objectives: To determine whether mortality differs between roller and centrifugal pumps used during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation...

Epidemiology of Pediatric Severe Sepsis in Main PICU Centers in Southwest China*

EPIDEMIOLOGY OF PEDIATRIC SEVERE SEPSIS IN MAIN PICU CENTERS IN SOUTHWEST CHINA*

Objectives: To estimate the prevalence, management, and outcomes of pediatric severe sepsis in the main PICUs in Southwest China. Design: A...

 
 
 
Brian Patrick Kavanagh (1962-2019): An Appreciation

BRIAN PATRICK KAVANAGH (1962-2019): AN APPRECIATION

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Sedative and Analgesic Drug Rotation Protocol in Critically Ill Children With Prolonged Sedation: Evaluation of Implementation and Efficacy to Reduce Withdrawal Syndrome*

SEDATIVE AND ANALGESIC DRUG ROTATION PROTOCOL IN CRITICALLY ILL CHILDREN WITH PROLONGED SEDATION: EVALUATION OF IMPLEMENTATION AND EFFICACY TO REDUCE WITHDRAWAL SYNDROME*

Objectives: The first aim of this study was to assess the implementation of a sedative and analgesic drug rotation protocol in a PICU....

 
 
 
Survival and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Hemodynamics Following Cardiac Arrest in Children With Surgical Compared to Medical Heart Disease*

SURVIVAL AND CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION HEMODYNAMICS FOLLOWING CARDIAC ARREST IN CHILDREN WITH SURGICAL COMPARED TO MEDICAL HEART DISEASE*

Objectives: To assess the association of diastolic blood pressure cutoffs (≥ 25 mm Hg in infants and ≥ 30 mm Hg in children) during...

A Multicenter Network Assessment of Three Inflammation Phenotypes in Pediatric Sepsis-Induced Multiple Organ Failure

A MULTICENTER NETWORK ASSESSMENT OF THREE INFLAMMATION PHENOTYPES IN PEDIATRIC SEPSIS-INDUCED MULTIPLE ORGAN FAILURE

Objectives: Ongoing adult sepsis clinical trials are assessing therapies that target three inflammation phenotypes including 1) immunoparalysis...

 
 
 

ABSTRACT 360: DENVER DEVELOPMENTAL SCREENING TEST RESULTS IN CHILDREN WITH BENIGN INFANTILE SEIZURES

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Hospital-Acquired Pressure Injuries in Children With Congenital Heart Disease: Prevalence and Associated Factors*

HOSPITAL-ACQUIRED PRESSURE INJURIES IN CHILDREN WITH CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE: PREVALENCE AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS*

Objectives: To explore the prevalence, location, and clinical factors associated with hospital-acquired pressure injuries among pediatric...

 
 
 
Trauma Bay Disposition of Infants and Young Children With Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Positive Head Imaging

TRAUMA BAY DISPOSITION OF INFANTS AND YOUNG CHILDREN WITH MILD TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY AND POSITIVE HEAD IMAGING

Objectives: To describe the disposition of infants and young children with isolated mild traumatic brain injury and neuroimaging findings...

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY AND FLUID OVERLOAD: ARE WE ANY CLOSER TO THE TRUTH?*

No abstract available

 
 
 
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in the Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory: A Report From the American Heart Association's Get With the Guidelines-Resuscitation Registry*

CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION IN THE PEDIATRIC CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION LABORATORY: A REPORT FROM THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION'S GET WITH THE GUIDELINES-RESUSCITATION REGISTRY*

Objectives: Hospitalized children with underlying heart disease are at high risk for cardiac arrest, particularly when they undergo...

An Ethical Claim for Providing Medical Recommendations in Pediatric Intensive Care

AN ETHICAL CLAIM FOR PROVIDING MEDICAL RECOMMENDATIONS IN PEDIATRIC INTENSIVE CARE

The Declaration of Geneva was recently revised to emphasize patient autonomy and the importance of clinicians sharing medical knowledge....

 
 
 
Effect of High-Dose Continuous Albuterol Nebulization on Clinical Variables in Children With Status Asthmaticus*

EFFECT OF HIGH-DOSE CONTINUOUS ALBUTEROL NEBULIZATION ON CLINICAL VARIABLES IN CHILDREN WITH STATUS ASTHMATICUS*

Objectives: Continuous albuterol nebulization is generally administered at 2.5-20 mg/hr at most centers. We examined the effect of...

The Occurrence and Risk Factors of Inappropriately Deep Tip Position of Microcuff Pediatric Endotracheal Tube During PICU Stay: A Retrospective Cohort Pilot Study*

THE OCCURRENCE AND RISK FACTORS OF INAPPROPRIATELY DEEP TIP POSITION OF MICROCUFF PEDIATRIC ENDOTRACHEAL TUBE DURING PICU STAY: A RETROSPECTIVE COHORT PILOT STUDY*

Objectives: Cuffed endotracheal tubes are being used increasingly for pediatric patients on mechanical ventilation. Appropriate placement...

 
 
 

ABSTRACT P-562: THIAMINE RESPONSIVE PULMONARY HYPERTENSION IN A TERTIARY CARE PICU IN SOUTH INDIA

No abstract available

Hyperchloremia Is Associated With Complicated Course and Mortality in Pediatric Patients With Septic Shock*

HYPERCHLOREMIA IS ASSOCIATED WITH COMPLICATED COURSE AND MORTALITY IN PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH SEPTIC SHOCK*

Objective: Hyperchloremia is associated with poor outcome among critically ill adults, but it is unknown if a similar association exists...

 
 
 

DETERMINATION OF THE APPROPRIATE DEPTH OF CUFFED ENDOTRACHEAL TUBES IN PEDIATRIC INTENSIVE CARE*

No abstract available

Risk Factors for Mortality in Critically Ill Children Requiring Renal Replacement Therapy*

RISK FACTORS FOR MORTALITY IN CRITICALLY ILL CHILDREN REQUIRING RENAL REPLACEMENT THERAPY*

Objectives: There is an increased mortality risk in critically ill children who require renal replacement therapy for acute kidney...

 
 
 
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Severe Adenoviral Pneumonia in Neonatal, Pediatric, and Adult Patients

EXTRACORPOREAL MEMBRANE OXYGENATION FOR SEVERE ADENOVIRAL PNEUMONIA IN NEONATAL, PEDIATRIC, AND ADULT PATIENTS

Objectives: We examined data on patients with severe adenoviral pneumonia from the international registry of the Extracorporeal Life...

Evaluating the Practice of Repositioning Endotracheal Tubes in Neonates and Children Based on Radiographic Location*

EVALUATING THE PRACTICE OF REPOSITIONING ENDOTRACHEAL TUBES IN NEONATES AND CHILDREN BASED ON RADIOGRAPHIC LOCATION*

Objectives: Chest radiographs are commonly performed in the ICU setting to confirm the position of the endotracheal tube. The purpose...

 
 
 



Cardiovascular Diseases Can No Longer Be Treated Using Aspirin

Cardiovascular Diseases Can No Longer Be Treated Using Aspirin

Aspirin no longer provides a net benefit as primary prevention for cardiovascular disease and cancer due to the use of various statins, which may have altered its benefits. Read more ...

Exercise Could Help Reduce the Side-effects of Prostate Hormone Therapy

Exercise Could Help Reduce the Side-effects of Prostate Hormone Therapy

Prescription of short-term exercise for patients with advanced prostate cancer could help to decrease the side-effects of hormone therapy, reports a new study. Read more ...

Even Light Alcohol Consumption Might Increase Cancer Risk

Even Light Alcohol Consumption Might Increase Cancer Risk

If you thought one-two drinks a day would not do any harm, think again. Even a light level of drinking may raise overall cancer risk, reports a new study. Read more ...

The same type of psychiatrists who profit from the mass drugging of children...

The same type of psychiatrists who profit from the mass drugging of children with mind-altering medications now claim President Trump is losing his mind and needs to be removed from power

The fake news media is getting faker by the day, with a new absurd claim that President Trump's mental health is “deteriorating” due to the potentially “catastrophic outcomes”... Read more ...

One in three hospitals in England raised car park prices last year

One in three hospitals in England raised car park prices last year

Hospitals in England collected more than £254million in parking charges from patients, visitors and staff last year and almost nine out of 10 people say parking at hospital... Read more ...

Dirty vaccines are proof that the RISKS outweigh the benefits - a look into...

Dirty vaccines are proof that the RISKS outweigh the benefits - a look into the health repercussions from vaccines over the past 75 years

Many people still believe today that Dr. Jonas Salk was the “God” of cult pharmacology because he invented the polio vaccine. But did he? In actuality, all he did was conduct... Read more ...

Effects of a Multimodal Exercise Program Plus Neural Gliding on Postural...

Effects of a Multimodal Exercise Program Plus Neural Gliding on Postural Control, Pain, and Flexibility of Institutionalized Older Adults: A Randomized, Parallel, and Double-Blind Study

Background and Purpose: The effect of adding neural mobilization to a multimodal program of exercises has not been investigated, despite its potential positive effects. The aim... Read more ...

UPDATED: New international E. coli outbreak hits 3 U.S. states, 5 Canada...

UPDATED: New international E. coli outbreak hits 3 U.S. states, 5 Canada provinces

State and federal officials are investigating a new multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections. The outbreak is associated with Fresh Express brand chopped salad kits... Read more ...

Supreme Court Upholds Kentucky Abortion Law

Supreme Court Upholds Kentucky Abortion Law

A Kentucky law requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients before abortions was upheld Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court. Read more ...

Taking a Few Deep Breaths Is the Simplest Thing You Can Do to Reduce Stress

Taking a Few Deep Breaths Is the Simplest Thing You Can Do to Reduce Stress

Lately, I have experienced heart-racing, stomach-turning signs of stress interrupting my day and ruining my ability to sleep through the night more times than I can count. I... Read more ...