This manual focuses on the availability and clinical use of oxygen therapy in children in health facilities by providing the practical aspects for health workers, biomedical engineers, and administrators.
This video illustrates fast breathing (tachypnea) and how to count breaths (a technique for identifying children with pneumonia) for clinicians in low resource settings, and reflects best practice in these settings.
This video illustrates a common sign of pneumonia, chest in-drawing, also known as increased use of accessory muscles of respiration (or retractions), and is intended for clinicians practicing in low resource settings. The video content reflects best practices in these settings.
In this video, Dr. Christopher Newth discusses the evolution of pediatric mechanical ventilation, challenging some of the “sacred cows” of this practice, and explaining how research in adult medicine can help inform pediatric mechanical ventilation policy.