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UASPH-CPHP-20150522 CDR HEPC Respiratory Problems in the Pediatric Patient

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Archived webcast Video 5/26/2015 to 12/31/2018
Raymond F. Walsh, MD  

Course Description

This training will provide a broad overview of potential respiratory care needs for the pediatric patient involved in an emergency/disaster situation. This was part of a 1 day training sponsored by the Capital District Regional Health Emergency Preparedness Coalition. Topics covered include: . Epidemiology • Signs of respiratory distress in children (stridor, asthma, wheezing, ALTE, etc.) • Acute management strategies • Advances in respiratory care (high frequency percussive ventilation and other trials.) • Challenges (including resources) Objectives: At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to: 1.Identify clinical challenges in critical care of the pediatric respiratory patient 2.Describe emerging clinical modalities for the care of pediatric critical care patients

Course Co-sponsored By

  • Albany Medical Center
  • Prerequisites