The consultant staff in the PICU
consist of four neonatologists and one paediatric pulmonologist.
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
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),  had household contact with suspected H1N1 infection, or at the discretion of the PICU
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).
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