PICU


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PICU

Abbreviation for:
paediatric intensive care unit 
pediatric intensive care unit
psychiatric intensive care unit 
pulmonary intensive care unit

PICU

Abbreviation for pediatric intensive care unit.
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Patients were tested for the above respiratory viruses if they met the clinical case definition for a moderate or severe acute respiratory infection (SARI), [14] had household contact with suspected H1N1 infection, or at the discretion of the PICU consultant.
Di is a retired nurse who had worked at Birmingham Children's Hospital for more than 30 years, but she volunteers at PICU twice a week.
The PICU was originally set up as a six-bed unit in 2002 within the adult ICU and, at the time, was the first PICU in Abu Dhabi.
I'm pleased to say that, although three have since left PICU, three have passed the exam, and the other three are being harassed on an almost daily basis by me to 'get 'er done'
We are just starting here at the PICU and it will be moving to all other departments in SMC.
The study participants have shared meaningful ways in which the PICU team can facilitate parenting a critically ill child as a means to effectively support parents at this most stressful time.
Cinoman could not have worked at UNC's PICU without proof of medical malpractice insurance.
However, the proportion of those [greater than or equal to] 5 years of age admitted to PICU in 2009 was less than in 2007 (10 [16%] of 61 vs.
PICU nurses make a unique contribution to the patient care experience by creating the environment in which all critically ill children can benefit from the expert care of an exceptionally skilled team of healthcare professionals.
Patients with MRSA had longer hospital stays (eight days) than MRSA-free patients (five days) and longer PICU stays (three days) than non-colonized patients (two days).
Dr Shihab, who takes over as chief of PICU Division, has double German Board Certification, both in Pediatrics and Neonatology.
This prospective observational cohort study was conducted at the PICU of the University Hospital, Crete.