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Date: 19 July 2017

In this video, Sally Vitali, MD, outlines the best practices for preparing for organ donation after cardiac determination of death (DCDD) before the patient is brought to the operating room.

Initial Publication: July 19, 2017.

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Date: 18 July 2017

In this video, Dr. Sally Vitali introduces organ donation after cardiac determination of death (DCDD) and gives a general overview of this process.

Initial Publication: July 18, 2017.

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Date: 28 June 2017

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure.

In this video, Dr. Monica Kleinman discusses how to differentiate respiratory distress from respiratory failure.

Initial publication: June 28, 2017.

Date: 27 June 2017

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure.

In this video, Dr. Brian Walsh discusses what surfactant is and how it functions.

Initial publication: June 27, 2017.

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Date: 20 June 2017

On the occasion of the World Health Assembly passing a resolution on sepsis, the Global Sepsis Alliance presented this update in Geneva on May 24th, 2017.

Initial publication: June 20, 2017.

Date: 6 June 2017

In this video, Dr. Brian Walsh discusses the use of surfactant replacement therapy in the treatment of pre-term and term neonates suffering from respiratory distress syndrome (RDS). 

Initial publication: June 5, 2017. 

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Date: 1 June 2017

In this video, Dr. Wolbrink discusses indications and contraindications for using bubble CPAP, different techniques for setting up a bubble CPAP system, as well as common issues that could arise and how to troubleshoot them. 

Initial publication: May 31, 2017.

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Date: 26 May 2017

In this video, Dr. John Downes, former Chair of Anesthesia and Critical Care at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, gives his unique perspective on the growth of the modern Intensive Care Unit from its origins, while recounting some of his own experiences as a pediatric intensivist. 

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McArthur Kitchen Cer. A.T.
Date: 24 May 2017

In this video, McArthur "Skip" Kitchen, Chief Anesthesia Technician at Boston Children's Hospital, will demonstrate and describe the key components of an appropriate anesthesia workstation turnover.

 

Initial publication: May 24, 2017.

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Date: 18 May 2017

In this video, Dr. Lara Shekerdemian, Chief of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Texas Children's Hospital, and Professor of Pediatrics-Critical Care at Baylor College of Medicine, discusses ventilator strategies in regards to cardiopulmonary interaction in children with heart disease. 

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OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 16 May 2017

Calculate the O2 delivery, consumption, and extraction ratio for oxygen in blood.

All calculations must be confirmed before use. The authors make no claims to the accuracy of the information contained herein; and these suggested doses are not a substitute for clinical judgment. 

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OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 16 May 2017

Calculation for cardiac index, an indicator of hemodynamic performance of the heart, using cardiac output (CO) from the left ventricle, per minute, per meter squared of body surface area (BSA).

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Date: 12 May 2017

In this video, Dr. Sharon Su explains why peritoneal dialysis is used, and the steps needed to administer this treatment. 

Initial publication: May 12, 2017.

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Date: 12 May 2017

In this video, panelists Marilyn Moonan, Colleen Nixon, Alexis Schmid, and Beverly Small discuss their experiences as global health nurses, and how they have effectively partnered with nurses internationally.

Last reviewed: May 12, 2017.

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Date: 10 May 2017

In this video, Dr. Sharon Su discusses the complications that can arise during peritoneal dialysis, and how to identify and treat them.

Initial publication: May 10, 2017.

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Charles Berde MD, PhD, Mary Ellen McCann MD, MPH, Lynne Ferrari MD, Laszlo Vutskits MD, PhD, Sulpicio Soriano MD, Charles A. Nelson PhD
Date: 8 May 2017

In this video, Drs. Berde, Vutskits, Soriano, McCann, Nelson and Ferrari discuss the effects of anesthesia neurotoxicity on the developing brain. 

Initial publication: May 8, 2017.

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Marcel Pincince BA, STB
Date: 26 April 2017

In this presentation, filmed at the 2014 Critical Care Canada Forum in Toronto, Ont., Dr. Marcel Pincince discusses philosophies and strategies to help families make decisions about organ donation.

Initial publication: April 26, 2017.

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Date: 25 April 2017

In this video, Susan Hamilton, RN, discusses how pressure injuries are staged and demonstrates how to treat them using nursing interventions.

Last reviewed: April 25, 2017.

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Content Author:
Emma Jones MD
Date: 21 April 2017

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept, or demonstrate a brief procedure.