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“Peritoneal Dialysis” by Sharon Su for OPENPediatrics

“Peritoneal Dialysis” by Sharon Su for OPENPediatrics

Peritoneal Dialysis by Dr. Sharon Su. Introduction. Hello, my name is Dr. Sharon Su. I’m a Pediatric Nephrologist. Today I’m going to talk to you about peritoneal dialysis. First off, we need to define what peritoneal dialysis is. Number one is the use of the peritoneal membrane to do three things. One is to remove […]

“Complications of Peritoneal Dialysis” by Sharon Su for OPENPediatrics

“Complications of Peritoneal Dialysis” by Sharon Su for OPENPediatrics

Complications of Peritoneal Dialysis, by Dr. Sharon Su. Introduction. Hello, my name is Doctor Sharon Su, I’m a Pediatric Nephrologist. Today I’m going to talk to you about peritoneal dialysis. Dialysis Catheters. One question that often comes up is, “When can you use a dialysis catheter?” This depends on the situation of the patient. If […]

“Therapeutic Hypothermia: Treatment of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Part 1” by Denise Casey

“Therapeutic Hypothermia: Treatment of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Part 1” by Denise Casey

Therapeutic Hypothermia: Treatment of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Part One, by Denise Casey. Hello, my name is Denise Casey and I’m a clinical nurse specialist in the neonatal intensive care unit at Boston Children’s Hospital. I’m going to be talking with you today about hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, commonly referred to as HIE. Overview. HIE is defined […]

“Early Rehabilitation in Critically Ill Children” by Karen Choong for OPENPediatrics

“Early Rehabilitation in Critically Ill Children” by Karen Choong for OPENPediatrics

Welcome to the World Shared Practice Forum. I’m Dr. Adrienne Randolph, Senior Associate in Critical Care Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital and Professor of Anesthesia and Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. We’re very pleased to have with us today Dr. Karen Choong. Dr. Choong is a professor in the Department of Pediatrics and Critical Care […]