Acute Bronchiolitis in the PICU

Acute Bronchiolitis in the PICU

Hosts:Pradip Kamat, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory University School of MedicineRahul Damania, Cleveland Clinic Children’s HospitalIntroductionToday, we discuss the case of an 8-month-old infant with severe bronchospasm and abnormal blood gas. We’ll...
The Modified Bohr Equation

The Modified Bohr Equation

Hosts:Pradip Kamat, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta/Emory University School of MedicineRahul Damania, Cleveland Clinic Children’s HospitalCase Introduction:6-year-old patient admitted to PICU with severe pneumonia complicated by pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress...
Retropharyngeal Abscess in the PICU

Retropharyngeal Abscess in the PICU

Today’s episode promises an insightful exploration into a unique case centered on retropharyngeal abscess in the PICU, offering a comprehensive analysis of its clinical manifestations, pathophysiology, diagnostic strategies, and evidence-based management...
Physiology of High-Flow Nasal Cannula (HFNC)

Physiology of High-Flow Nasal Cannula (HFNC)

Today’s case presentation involves a 2-year-old girl who was previously healthy and was admitted to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for acute respiratory distress characterized by increased work of breathing and wheezing.Case PresentationA 2-year-old girl...
A Case of Rheumatic Fever in the PICU

A Case of Rheumatic Fever in the PICU

Welcome to PICU Doc on Call, a podcast dedicated to current and aspiring intensivists. I’m Pradeep Kumar coming to you from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, and I’m Rahul Damania from Cleveland Clinic...
Submersion injury

Submersion injury

Introduction: Welcome to “PQ Doc On Call,” a podcast dedicated to current and aspiring intensivists. Hosted by Dr. Pradeep Kamar from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, and Dr. Rahul Damia from Cleveland...
75: Lactic Acidosis in the PICU

75: Lactic Acidosis in the PICU

In this episode of PICU Doc On Call, your hosts Pradip Kamat and Rahul Damania, experienced Pediatric ICU physicians, take you on an enlightening journey through the intricate landscape of lactic acidosis. Join us as we unravel the complexities, share clinical...
Snakebite Care in the PICU: Beneath the Fangs

Snakebite Care in the PICU: Beneath the Fangs

In this episode of PICU Doc On Call, Dr. Pradip Kamat and Dr. Rahul Damania discuss a case of a 4-year-old girl with bite marks and swelling of her foot, presenting with concerning vital signs and abnormal labs. They explore snake envenomation and its management in...