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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In the PICU, co-infection with bacteria and other potential pathogens (e.
The total cost of the acute episode within this scenario, which includes visiting the GP, ambulance transfer, A&E investigations, paediatric critical care transportation, 31 days in a PICU bed, hospital provider spell, CT scan, MRI scan and amputations on a paediatric ward with the implications and support that goes with this for 150 days, is PS151,651.
There, children were treated with continuous albuterol in the PICU only.
The retrospective cohort study was conducted after approval from the institutional review committee at Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, and comprised record of all children admitted to PICU for more than 24 hours from January 1 to June 30, 2013.
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.
Conclusion: Acute neurological disorders were common in PICU and were associated with higher mortality.
This is a prospective cohort study on 404 patients who had been admitted consecutively to the PICU during a period of 12 months (July 2011 to June 2012).
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 work in PICU at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital--been there over two years.
The group of children initially admitted to the PICU (n = 90, 49.
This audit was designed to generate outcome data regarding staff usage of the new checklist within a PICU environment.