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Paediatric intensive care

Latest from The BMJ

  • Many children receive no discharge plan after admission for severe asthma
  • Should children who have a cardiac arrest be treated with therapeutic hypothermia?
  • Tight glycaemic control in critically ill children could shorten hospital stays, finds trial
  • Impregnated central venous catheters should be readily used to reduce risk of bloodstream infection
  • New inquest into infant’s death is ordered after coroner’s verdict is quashed
  • Consultant input to children’s intensive care at weekends keeps mortality at weekday rates