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Content Author:
Nadeen Abujaber MD
Date: 27 February 2018

Learn to recognize and manage status epilepticus on the pediatric ward. 

Initial publication: February 27, 2018. 

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Content Author:
Nilesh Mehta
Date: 23 February 2018

In this video, Dr. Nilesh Mehta, Director of Critical Care Nutrition and Associate Medical Director of Critical Care at Boston Children's Hospital, discusses the current state of nutrition of pediatric patients in the ICU.

Initial publication: February 23, 2018.

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Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 20 February 2018

Animation showing how to suction a tracheostomy tube. 

Last reviewed:  February 21, 2018.

Content Author:
Craig Smallwood PhD RRT
Date: 13 February 2018

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

In this video, Craig Smallwood demonstrates administration of inhaled medications via nebulizers. 

Initial publication: February 13, 2018. 

Content Author:
Steven D. Rosenblatt MD, Nikolaus E. Wolter MD, MSc, FRCSC
Date: 13 February 2018

This lecture will review common tracheostomy related problems and outline initial management steps in a case-based fashion. Please note, this is not a comprehensive course on advance tracheostomy troubleshooting, and never be afraid to ask for help when managing a difficult airway. 

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Date: 2 February 2018

The Tracheostomy Care Manual is a document with graphic depictions of basic tracheostomy care and troubleshooting.

Initial publication: February 2, 2018.

Content Author:
Rana Chakraborty MD
Date: 29 January 2018

In this video, Dr. Rana Chakraborty discusses the challenges of HIV management in youth in the United States and around the world. For supplemental reading, please click here

Date: 25 January 2018

In this final module, to test the learner’s knowledge, Dr. Barbara Philipp asks 25 questions and provides the correct answers.

Initial publication: January 25, 2018.

Date: 23 January 2018

In this module, Dr. Philipp reviews the definition and benefits of rooming-in.

Initial publication: January 23, 2018.

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Date: 23 January 2018

Mary Foley describes an infant’s ability to self attach to the breast, components of a good latch, and biological nurturing, also known as laid back breastfeeding.

Initial publication: January 23, 2018.

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Date: 22 January 2018

Mary Foley explains why hand expression is important and teaches how to hand express.

Initial publication: January 22, 2018.

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Date: 22 January 2018

Mary Foley reviews the anatomy of the breast and how lactation works.

Initial publication: January 22, 2018.

Date: 18 January 2018

In this module, Dr. Philipp discusses how to answer the question, “Is it safe to breastfeed if a mother is taking a certain medication?”

Initial publication: January 18, 2018.

 

Date: 17 January 2018

In this module, Dr. Barbara L. Philipp discusses four Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative topics: training, pacifiers, the NICU, and exclusivity.

Initial publication: January 17, 2018. 

Content Author:
Christopher Baird MD
Date: 17 January 2018

In this presentation, filmed at the World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in Barcelona, Dr. Christopher Baird discusses aortic valve reconstruction in infants and children, whether they present in a symptomatic state or an asymptomatic state.

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Date: 17 January 2018

Dr. Philipp discusses safety and Steps 4, 7, and 10 (skin-to-skin contact, rooming in and support following discharge).

Initial publication: January 17, 2018.

Date: 17 January 2018

Dr. Philipp discusses Step 4 of the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding: Help mothers initiate breastfeeding within the first hour of life. This Step includes a review of skin-to-skin contact in the first hours and days of life.

Initial publication: January 17, 2018.

Content Author:
Sitaram Emani MD
Date: 16 January 2018

In this presentation, filmed at the World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in Barcelona, Dr.Sitaram Emani gives a broad overview of strategies when faced with a child with very complex heart disease.

Initial publication: January 16, 2018.

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Content Author:
Tal Geva MD
Date: 16 January 2018

In this presentation, filmed at the World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in Barcelona, Dr. Tal Geva discusses the natural history of chronic aortic regurgitation, the pathophysiology of left ventricular failure in aortic regurgitation, how to predict that outcome, and gives

Content Author:
Andrew Powell MD
Date: 12 January 2018

In this presentation, filmed at the World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery in Barcelona, Dr. Andrew Powell discusses univentricular versus biventricular repair in patients with borderline size left heart structures and the decision-making around that.

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