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Date: 26 March 2019

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

In this video, Janelle Nobrega, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Boston Children's Hospital, reviews how to care for a tracheostomy site, including changing

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Date: 26 March 2019

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

In this video, Janelle Nobrega, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Boston Children's Hospital, reviews the types of tracheostomy tubes that are used with pediatric

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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

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Date: 21 March 2019

In this video, Dr. Brian McAlvin defines non-invasive positive pressure ventilation, discusses its physiology, and reviews the effects of BiPAP on the lungs.

Initial publication: March 21, 2019.

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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.

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Date: 5 March 2019

In this video, Denise Casey, RN, MS, CCRN, CPNP, explains how to take care of a patient's G-tube, including how to stabilize the tube, how to check for water in the balloon, and how to clean the G-tube site.

Initial publication: March 5, 2019.

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Dennis Rosen MD
Date: 4 March 2019

In this video, Dr. Dennis Rosen discusses the management of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation in the home setting.

Initial publication: March 4, 2019.

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Date: 28 February 2019

This collection is intended for health care professionals involved in the care of children with complex and chronic care needs.

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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OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 21 February 2019

Intubated infant with nasogastric (NG) tube in place, receiving enteral feeding through the NG tube.

Last Reviewed: February 21, 2019. 

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OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 21 February 2019

An intubated child in a hospital bed. The bed is elevated at a 30-degree angle. 

Last Reviewed: February 21, 2019. 

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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.

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Date: 15 January 2019

In this video, Kathleen Huth and the Virtual Home Visit Working Group review indications and potential challenges with non-invasive ventilation in the home for a child with medical complexity.

Initial publication: January 15, 2019.

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Date: 11 January 2019

In this video, Kathleen Huth and the Virtual Home Visit Working Group discuss risk factors for medication errors and strategies to ensure medication safety in the home for a child with medical complexity.

Initial publication: January 11, 2019

Date: 11 January 2019

In this video, Kathleen Huth and the Virtual Home Visit Working Group review accessibility issues in the home and safety considerations for a child with medical complexity.

Initial publication: January 11, 2019.

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Date: 11 January 2019

In this video, the Savage family discusses opportunities for participation in family life and the community for their child who has complex medical needs.

Initial publication: January 11, 2019.

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Date: 11 January 2019

In this video, the Savage family discusses the importance of partnership between families and providers in the care of their child who has complex medical needs.

Initial publication: January 11, 2019.

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Date: 11 January 2019

In this video, the Savage Family reviews considerations when traveling outside the home for a child with medical complexity.

Initial publication: January 11, 2019.

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Date: 10 January 2019

In this video, the Savage family introduces their son Jack, a child with complex medical needs.

Initial publication: January 11, 2019.

Date: 7 December 2018

In this video, Drs. Schechter, Logan, Coakley and Chambers discuss the role that psychologists play in the treatment of pediatric chronic and procedural pain.

Initial Publication: December 7, 2018.

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