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Date: 13 March 2020

In this video, Drs. Scot Bateman and Stacey Valentine of UMass Memorial Medical Center, discuss current red blood cell (RBC) transfusion practices in critically ill children, outline an approach of creating consensus and guidance of clinical RBC transfusion practice, and present recommendations

Content Author:
Nadir Yehya MD, Kate Madden
Date: 24 February 2020

In this video, Dr. Nadir Yehya, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania, discusses the advantages and disadvantages of biomarkers in critical care research. He covers the specifics of how

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

Content Author:
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.


Date: 18 December 2019

In this video, Dr. Jordan Greenbaum discusses child sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation, how to recognize potentially trafficked patients, and how to provide medical and mental health to support to these individuals.


Initial publication: December 20, 2019.

Content Author:
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: 3 October 2019

In this Nursing World Shared Practice Forum, Ashley Renaud describes her work on the Red Zone initiative, which aims to implement distraction-free practice and reduce patient related errors.

Initial publication: October 7, 2019.




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

Content Author:
Jeffrey Fineman
Date: 23 August 2019

In this World Shared Practice Forum video, Dr. Jeffrey Fineman speaks about the classification and epidemiology of pediatric pulmonary disease. He details the natural history of pulmonary hypertension associated with congenital heart disease, reviews evidence proving that it is an endothelial-

Content Author:
Kathleen Stevens EdD, MS, RN, ANEF, FAAN, Ethan Schuler DNP, RN, CPNP-AC/PC
Date: 12 July 2019

In this video, Dr. Kathleen Stevens discusses how she pioneered the field of evidence-based practice (EBP) nursing and reviews the steps of her Stevens STAR Model of Knowledge Transformation.

Initial publication: July 12, 2019.




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Date: 21 June 2019

In this video, Dr. Chani Traube, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine, maps out the landscape of pediatric delirium in the PICU setting. She identifies trends and treatments that contribute to current delirium rates, the associated costs of delirium, and what practices

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Date: 23 May 2019

In this video, Dr. Anne Hansen, Medical Director of the Neonatal ICU at Boston Children’s Hospital, outlines challenges facing today’s physicians and nurses in Rwanda as they care for newborns. She also introduces a non-electric infant warmer and outlines the benefits of its use in dealing with

Content Author:
Patrick Kochanek, Robert Tasker
Date: 19 April 2019

In this video, Dr. Patrick Kochanek, outlines new developments appearing in the 3rd edition of “Guidelines for the Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Children”. He covers revisions made to level II and level III treatment recommendations, and how they translate across the companion

Date: 16 April 2019

In this video, panelists discuss their research on the health of the work environment. They explain how they applied the Healthy Work Environment Assessment Tool across nursing specialties, and to other healthcare professionals.

Initial publication: April 16, 2019.


Content Author:
Ravi Thiagarajan MD, MPH
Date: 21 March 2019

In this video, Dr. Ravi Thiagarajan, Chief of the Division of Cardiac Critical Care at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, outlines past and present trends in ECMO use across the globe. He also reviews the major challenges faced by ECMO providers

Date: 7 March 2019

In this video, Dr. Jeannette Peréz-Rosselló, staff radiologist at Boston Children’s Hospital, outlines common injuries that point to child abuse, explains the importance of using radiographic images in the identification of abuse, and shows examples of these images.

After viewing this

Content Author:
Karen Choong MB, FRCP(C), MSc, Adrienne Randolph MD, MSc
Date: 22 February 2019

In this video, Dr. Karen Choong, Professor of Pediatrics at McMaster University, describes emerging PICU-acquired complications in critically ill children. She presents the rationale for early rehabilitation and offers tips for effective implementation in the PICU setting.


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Date: 17 January 2019

In this video, Dr. Robinder Khemani, Associate Director of Research at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Keck School of Medicine, describes the evolution of ARDS definitions and the PALICC definition to classify pediatric ARDS.


Date: 8 January 2019

In this video, Ms. Chandonnet discusses her research on whether Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) should be used in infants less than 2 months of age.

Initial Publication: January 8, 2019.


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