Nurse-Pediatric Critical Care Articles

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24-Hour Urine Collection
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Absence Seizure
Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen Toxicity
Activated Charcoal
Active Tuberculosis
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Anemia
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Chest Syndrome
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Liver Failure
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Pyelonephritis
Acute Renal Tubular Necrosis
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Acute Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH)
Addiction Relapse Prevention
Addison Disease
Addisonian Crisis
Adenosine
Adrenal Crisis
Aeromedical Transport
Air Leak
Airborne Precautions
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Albuterol
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Alkalosis
Alopecia
Alpha 1 Receptor Agonists
Alpha Adrenergic Receptors
Alveolar Gas Equation
Amebic Colitis
Amebic Meningoencephalitis
Aminoglycosides
Amiodarone
Amoxicillin
Amphetamine Toxicity
Ampicillin/Sulbactam
Anaerobic Infections
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Femoral Triangle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Coronal Suture
Anatomy, Head and Neck, External Jugular Veins
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Nasolacrimal
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Fontanelles
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Anomalous Left Coronary Artery
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Antiarrhythmic Medications
Antifungal Membrane Function Inhibitors (Amphotericin B)
Anxiety
Apnea In Children
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Lines
Arterial Occlusion, Acute
Arteriovenous Malformations
Artery Cannulation
Aspart Insulin
Aspiration Pneumonia
Asthma
Asthma Medication in Children
Asthma Medications
Asystole
Atelectasis
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atropine
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Autotransfusion
Babinski Reflex
Bacteremia
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bacterial Sepsis
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barbiturate Toxicity
Barbiturates
Barotrauma
Barotrauma And Mechanical Ventilation
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Benzodiazepines
Beta 2 Agonists
Beta Blockers
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Obstruction
Biochemistry, Ammonia
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Bochdalek Hernia
Botulism Antitoxin
Bowel Obstruction
Bowel, Obstruction Large
Brain Abscess
Brain Death
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Brief Resolved Unexplained Event (BRUE)
Bronchiolitis
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Bronchoscopy
Brudzinski Sign
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Fluid Management
Burns Classification
C Reactive Protein (CRP)
Cancer, Cardiac
Cancer, Childhood Brain Tumors
Cancer, Chromaffin Cell (Pheochromocytoma)
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbamazepine
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Carcinoid Syndrome
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Exam
Cardiac Surgery
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardioversion, Pharmacological
Caspofungin
Cauda Equina And Conus Medullaris Syndromes
Central Line
Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI)
Central Line Management
Central Line Placement
Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Central Venous Access of The Subclavian Vein
Cerebral Aneurysm
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebral Venous Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Injury
Chaddock Reflex
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Change In Mental Status
Chediak Higashi Syndrome
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Intussusception
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Chlorpromazine
Choanal Atresia
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Pain Syndrome
Chronic Renal Failure
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Chvostek Sign
Clark's Rule
Clonidine
Clostridium Difficile
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Codeine
Colitis
Collaboration
Coma
Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Complex Partial Seizure
Concussion
Congenital Rubella
Congenital Toxoplasmosis
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Contact Urticaria
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Coral Snake Toxicity
Cough
Creatinine Clearance
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Croup
Crystalloid Fluids
Cultural Assessment And Treatment Of Psychiatric Patients
Cushing Reflex
Cushing Syndrome
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
Cyclosporine
Cystic Fibrosis
Cystitis
Deadly Single Dose Agents
Death and Dying
Decubitus Ulcer
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis
Defibrillation
Delirium
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus Type 1
Diabetes Mellitus Type 2
Diarrhea
Diazepam
Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
Digoxin Toxicity
Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Diphenhydramine
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Distributive Shock
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Dobutamine
Dopamine
Dose Calculation
Double Defibrillation
Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)
Drowning
Drug Metabolism
Ebstein Anomaly And Malformation
ECG T Wave
Ehlers Danlos Syndrome
Electric Potential and Capacitance
Electrocardiogram
Empathy
EMS, Field Intubation
Enalaprilat
End of Life
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Enteric Feedings
Enterobius Vermicularis (Pinworm)
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Abscess
Epidural Hematoma
Epidural Morphine
Epiglottitis
Epinephrine
Esophageal pH Monitoring
Esophageal Varices
Esophagial Foreign Body
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Ethylene Glycol Toxicity
Euthyroid Sick Syndrome
External Pacemaker
Extubation
Failure To Thrive
Fascial Dehiscence
Fat Embolism
Febrile Seizure
Femoral Vein Central Venous Access
Femur Immobilization
Fentanyl
Fever of Unknown Origin (FUO)
First Degree Burn
First Degree Heart Block
Flail Chest
Fluconazole
Fluid Management
Fluid Resuscitation
Flumazenil
Foreign Body Aspiration
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Functional Abdominal Pain In Children
Fungemia Candidiasis
Furosemide
Gas Gangrene
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Giardia Lamblia Enteritis
Giardiasis
Glasgow Coma Scale
Glottic Stenosis
Good Samaritan Laws
Graft Versus Host Disease
Gray Baby Syndrome
Grief Reaction
Guillain Barre Syndrome
Halitosis
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Heat Stroke
Height Assessment
Hematocrit (HCT)
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (Bone Marrow Transplant)
Hemochromatosis
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemophilia
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hemothorax
Henoch Schonlein Purpura (Anaphylactoid Purpura, HSP)
Heparin
Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)
Hepatic Cirrhosis
Hepatic Encephalopathy
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis C
Hereditary Angioedema
Hereditary Spherocytosis
Heroin Toxicity
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis
High Flow Nasal Cannula
Histology, Reticulocytes
HIV Disease
Hospital Acquired Infections
Human Insulin
Human Trafficking
Hyaluronidase
Hydrocarbon Toxicity
Hydrocodone
Hydromorphone
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Treatment Of Clostridial Myositis And Myonecrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hypercapnea
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperglycemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypernatremia
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Coma (HHNC, Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome)
Hypertensive Emergency
Hypertensive Urgency
Hyperthyroidism
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Hypoalbuminemia
Hypocalcemia
Hypocarbia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hyponatremia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypophosphatemia
Hypothermia
Hypothyroidism
Hypovolemic Shock
Ibuprofen Toxicity
Imperforate Anus
Inborn Errors Of Metabolism
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Infantile Botulism
Infantile Spasm (West Syndrome)
Infection Control
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Influenza
Influenza Vaccine
Informed Consent
Inhalation Injury
Inhaled Corticosteroids
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Insensible Fluid Loss
Insulin Lispro
Internal Jugular Vein Central Venous Access
Interprofessional Rounds in the ICU
Interview Techniques
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
Intrathecal Morphine
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Inverse Ratio Ventilation
Ionizing Radiation
Ipratropium
Iron Toxicity
Ischemic Stroke
Isoflurane
Isoproterenol
Junctional Rhythm
Kawasaki Disease
Kernig Sign
Ketoacidosis
Ketorolac
Kidney Trauma
Labetalol
Lactic Acidosis
Lactulose
Language Barrier
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Laryngotracheobronchitis
Latex Allergy
Lead Toxicity
Lidocaine
Lidocaine Toxicity
Lightning Injuries
Linezolid
Liver Trauma
Loop Diuretics
Ludwig Angina
Lung Exam
Lung Sounds
Lymphocytosis
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD, Entactogen) Toxicity
Malabsorption Syndromes
Male Urinary Retention
Malignancy-Related Hypercalcemia
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mannitol
Massive Transfusion
Measles
Mechanical Ventilation
Meckel Diverticulum
Meconium
Mediastinal Nonseminoma
Medical Error
Medical Error Prevention
Medical Ethics
Medication Errors
Meningitis
Meningitis, Bacterial
Meningitis, Cryptococcal
Meperidine
Mesenteric Ischemia, Acute
Metformin
Methanol Toxicity
Methemoglobinemia
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Metoclopramide
Metronidazole
Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
Midazolam
Midgut Volvulus
Mitral Regurgitation
Mononucleosis
Morphine
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Mumps
Muscle Strength Grading
Myelomeningocele
Myxedema
N Acetylcysteine
Nalbuphine
Naloxone
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Needlestick
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Neonatal Sepsis
Neuroanatomy, Corticospinal Cord Tract
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 2 (Optic)
Neuroanatomy, Sympathetic Nervous System
Neurogenic Shock
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Neutropenia
Nitrous Oxide
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAID) Toxicity
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Norepinephrine
Normal Saline
Nosocomial Pneumonia
NPH Insulin
Nursing Advocacy
Nursing Five Rights of Delegation
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Ondansetron
Opioid
Opioid Addiction
Opioid Analgesics
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostatic Hypotension
Oseltamivir
Osteomyelitis
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Saturation
Oxygen Toxicity
P wave
Pacemaker Indications
Palliative Care
Pantoprazole
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Paraphimosis
Parkland Formula
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Partial Pressure of Carbon Dioxide (PCO2)
Partial Pressure Of Oxygen (PO2)
Partial Thromboplastin Time
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pathophysiology Of Asthma
Patient Communication In Substance Abuse Disorders
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA)
Patient Rights
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Asthma
Pediatric Bronchiolitis
Pediatric Bronchospasm
Pediatric Cerebral Aneurysm
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Pediatric Gastroenteritis
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Pneumonia
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Abscess
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penicillin Allergy
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Pericardiocentesis
Pericarditis
Perinatal Drug Abuse And Neonatal Drug Withdrawal
Peripheral Line Placement
Peripheral Pulse
Petechiae
Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
Phantom Limb Pain
Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicity
Phenobarbital
Phenylephrine
Phenytoin
Phenytoin Toxicity
Physiology, Acid Base Balance
Physiology, Acidosis, Metabolic
Physiology, Albumin
Physiology, Antibody
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Bile Secretion
Physiology, Blood Plasma
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Calcium
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Cardiac Index
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Clotting Mechanism
Physiology, Edema
Physiology, Eye
Physiology, Hemostasis
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Metabolic Alkalosis
Physiology, Nociception
Physiology, Oxygen Transport And Carbon Dioxide Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Peripheral Vascular Resistance
Physiology, Pulmonary
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Acidosis
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Sinoatrial Node (SA Node)
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Physiology, Tidal Volume
Pleural Effusion
Pneumocephalus
Pneumocystis (Carinii) Jiroveci Pneumonia
Pneumonia, Ventilator-associated
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Portal Hypertension
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Post Resuscitation Management
Postdural Puncture Headache (PDPH)
Postictal Seizure State
Postoperative Pain Control
Potassium
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Preoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Pressure Support
Pressure Support Ventilation
Prevention of Inappropriate Self-Extraction of Foley Catheters
Procedural Sedation
Prochlorperazine
Promethazine
Propofol
Prostaglandin E1
Protamine
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Prothrombin Time
Prune Belly Syndrome
Pseudomembranous Colitis
Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Compliance
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Pupillary Light Reflex
Purpura Fulminans
Quality Of Life
Radial Artery Cannulation
Ranitidine
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Rectal Exam
Red Man Syndrome
Regular Insulin
Renal Failure
Renal Function Tests
Renal Tubular Acidosis
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV)
Restrictive (Infiltrative) Cardiomyopathy
Reye Syndrome
Rhabdomyolysis
Rheumatic Heart Disease
Rib Fracture
Roseola Infantum (Exanthema Subitum, Sixth Disease)
Salicylates Toxicity
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Salmonella Typhi
Saphenous Vein Cutdown
Scalp Catheritization
Second Impact Syndrome
Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
Sedation Vacation in the ICU
Seizure
Seizure Medications
Seizure Precautions
Sepsis (Septic), Peritonitis
Septic Arthritis
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Serotonin Syndrome
Shock
Shock Resuscitation
Sickle Cell Anemia
Sickle Cell Crisis
Sinus Bradycardia
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Small Bowel Obstruction
Smallpox (Variola)
Smoking (Tobacco)
Splenic Infarcts
Splenic Injury
Splenic Sequestration Crisis
Splenic Trauma
Splenomegaly
Sports Participation Evaluation
Staphylococcus Aureus
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Stevens Johnson Syndrome (Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis)
Strangulation Injuries
Streptococcus Group B
Stroke Anticoagulation
Stroke Prevention
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subaxial Cervical Spine Fractures
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Subdural Hematoma
Sudden Cardiac Death
Suicide Risk
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Surgical Fire Safety
Sweat Testing
Sympathomimetic Toxicity
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Synchronized Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation
Syncope And Related Paroxysmal Spells
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Syphilis
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Testicular Torsion
Tetanus
Tetracycline
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thermal Burns
Third Generation Cephalosporins
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thoracentesis
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytopenic Purpura Immune
Tibial Tubercle Avulsion
Tick Paralysis
TNM Classification
Torsade de Pointes
Tracheo Innominate Artery Fistula
Tracheoesophageal Fistula
Transfusion Reactions
Transfusion-related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI)
Transposition Of The Great Arteries
Trauma Care Principles
Tricuspid Stenosis
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Tuberculosis
Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Ultrasound Guided Intravenous Access
Umbilical Vein Catheterization
Uncal Herniation
Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Uremia
Urinary Tract Infection
Vagal Maneuver
Vancomycin
Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Varicella (Chickenpox) Vaccine
Varicella Zoster (Chickenpox)
Vecuronium
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventilation Assist Control
Ventilator Management
Ventilator Safety
Ventilator Weaning
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Ventriculitis
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
Viral Gastroenteritis
Viral Meningitis
Vital Sign Assessment
Vitamin B1 Thiamine Deficiency (Beriberi)
Vitamin K Deficiency
Volvulus
Waddell Triad
Warfarin
Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome
Wheezing
Williams Syndrome
Wilms Tumor (Nephroblastoma)
Wound Debridement
Wound Dehiscence
Wound Healing
Wound Irrigation
Wound Pressure Injury Management
Xanthochromia