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Date: 23 April 2019

In this video, Dr. Katwa discusses the use of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for the treatment of sleep apnea and dysregulated breathing in children. 

Initial publication: April 23, 2019.

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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.

 

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Date: 9 April 2019

In this video, the viewer will learn the clinical basics of fever as well as the physiology of body temperature and the approach to evaluation and management of fever.

 

Initial publication: April 24, 2019.

 

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Date: 5 April 2019

Quick Concepts are short videos that describe a key physiological or theoretical concept or demonstrate a brief procedure. In this video, Dr. Miya Bernson-Leung explains the causes of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke and the differences between them. 

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Content Author:
Michelle Niescierenko MD, MPH
Date: 3 April 2019

In this video, Dr. Michelle Niescierenko discusses the leading causes of pediatric trauma, explains the steps of the trauma assessment, and reviews 3 case studies involving pediatric trauma. 

 

Initial publication: April 3, 2019.

 

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Date: 28 March 2019

Viewers will be introduced to an approach to the care of a child with medical complexity in the home and community, with insights from a family's experience. Areas of focus include accessibility of the home environment, medication safety, post-discharge considerations, care of medical

Content Author:
John Knight MD
Date: 28 March 2019

In this video, Dr. John Knight, developer of the CRAFFT Adolescent Substance Use Screening Tool, provides information for clinicians hoping to implement the CRAFFT screening tool into their practice. It includes a step-by-step guide to administering the CRAFFT along with training vignettes of

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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 steps of changing a patient's tracheostomy tube.

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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

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

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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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Content Author:
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. 

Content Author:
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.