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Content Author:
Catherine Allan MD, Annette Imprescia RN, BSN, CCRN
Date: 22 January 2020

In this video, Dr. Catherine Allan, Medical Director of the Boston Children's Hospital Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, outlines the five principles of crisis resource management. In addition, she provides a detailed overview of the responsibilities of an effective Event Manager leading a

Date: 22 January 2020

In this video, Dr. Vinay Nadkarni, Professor and Endowed Chair in Critical Care Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, discusses boot camps, orientation, and the next steps in the training of critical care fellows. He

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Jamie Harris MSN, APRN, CPNP, Adam Homoki MSN, BA, RN
Date: 14 January 2020

In this video, Ms. Jamie Harris explains the principles of distraction-free practice, and how she used them to create the “Red Zone At Home” medication safety initiative, which reduces medication errors in the home setting.

Initial publication: January 14, 2020.

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Date: 9 December 2019

In this video, Dr. Josh Nagler discusses all the relevant information needed to successfully perform pediatric orotracheal intubation. He reviews the indications and contraindications for performing an intubation, the relevant anatomy of the upper airway and larynx and the required equipment

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Ann Thompson MD, MHCPM, Kate Madden
Date: 22 November 2019

In this video, Dr. Ann Thompson, Vice Dean and Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, outlines the history of the PICU and its place in the hospital. From the first polio units in the 1930-50s to modern PICUs today, Dr. Thompson

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Date: 21 October 2019

In this World Shared Practice Forum video, Dr. Heidi Dalton maps out the rapid expansion of ECMO use globally, describes challenges that providers face in the field of ECMO, and solutions to overcome these challenges in the future.

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Date: 16 October 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept, or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Brienne Leary demonstrates how to assess a peripheral intravenous line, and reviews potential complications that may arise when a patient has a peripheral

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Date: 26 September 2019

In this video, Dr. Emily Barsky reviews the clinical presentation of respiratory distress in patients with cystic fibrosis and lists interventions for a patient with this diagnosis. 

Initial publication: October 2, 2019.

 

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Date: 20 September 2019

In this video (part 2 of 2), Dr. Peter Weinstock, Anesthesia Chair in Pediatric Simulation at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Associate Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School, describes in detail how the program operates on a granular level, how it benefits other programs across the

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K.S. Gautham MD, DM, MS, FAAP
Date: 16 September 2019

In this video, Dr. K. S. Gautham, Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine and Section Head and Chief of Service at The Newborn Center at Texas Children's Hospital, outlines best practices for disclosure, apology, and root cause analysis following adverse events. He also describes

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Date: 13 September 2019

In this video, Dr. Adam DeTora outlines how ethics and the law apply to situations in the NICU. He explains how statutory laws differ from case laws, and presents case studies to show how both kinds of laws influence medical decisions. He also breaks down the role of the parent or caregiver, and

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Date: 13 September 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Dr. Michelle Lee walks through the case study of a stem cell transplant patient with hyponatremia.

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Benjamin Wilfond MD
Date: 5 September 2019

In this video, Dr. Benjamin Wilfond, Director at the Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, outlines the specific ethical challenges behind research conducted in the NICU. He emphasizes the importance of standardization in research, obtaining informed consent, the eight ethical benchmarks

Content Author:
Christian Umuhoza MD
Date: 3 September 2019

In this chapter of the Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol, Dr. Christian Umuhoza discusses neonatal resuscitation practices. Participants will be able to prepare for delivery, identify prenatal conditions that increase the risk of needing resuscitation at the delivery, identify the equipment and

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Date: 9 August 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Dr. Chani Traube explores the risk factors associated with pediatric delirium.

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Date: 9 August 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Dr. Chani Traube defines pediatric delirium and discusses the subtypes.

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Date: 6 August 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Dr. Chani Traube discusses the functional changes that accompany pediatric delirium.

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Date: 6 August 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Dr. Chani Traube discusses the tools used to assess pediatric delirium.

To learn more about the CAP-D, consult Dr. Traube's published paper

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Wendy Jo Svetanoff MD
Date: 31 July 2019

In this video, Dr. Wendy Jo Svetanoff discusses the anatomy of the trachea, the anatomic abnormalities in tracheobronchomalacia and the therapeutic options for patients with this condition.

Initial publication: July 31, 2019.

 

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Content Author:
Marthe Kubwimana
Date: 11 July 2019

In this chapter of the Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol, Marthe Kubwimana introduces the non-electric infant warmer. She outlines the circumstances when an infant warmer is useful, how it can prevent hypothermia, and how it can be used to complement Kangaroo Mother Care. She also describes the