Skip to main content

Critical Care

This section considers studies regarding all aspects of practice and research in critical care within the context of children and adolescents.

Page 2 of 2

  1. We describe difficult weaning after prolonged mechanical ventilation in three tracheostomized children affected by respiratory virus infection. Although the spontaneous breathing trials were successful, the pa...

    Authors: Gustavo Caprotta, Patricia Gonzalez Crotti and Judith Frydman

    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:5

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  2. There is a high frequency of diarrhea and vomiting in childhood. As a consequence the focus of the present review is to recognize the different body fluid compartments, to clinically assess the degree of dehyd...

    Authors: Mattia Peruzzo, Gregorio P Milani, Luca Garzoni, Laura Longoni, Giacomo D Simonetti, Alberto Bettinelli, Emilio F Fossali and Mario G Bianchetti

    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2010 36:78

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  3. Bronchiolitis guidelines suggest that neither bronchodilators nor corticosteroids, antiviral and antibacterial agents should be routinely used. Although recommendations, many clinicians persistently prescribe ...

    Authors: Daniele De Brasi, Fortunato Pannuti, Fabio Antonelli, Federica de Seta, Paolo Siani and Luciano de Seta

    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2010 36:67

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

  4. A 12 year old boy presented with an acute onset of anisocoria and blurred vision. Ocular motility was normal but his right pupil was dilated, round but sluggishly reactive to light. There was no history of tra...

    Authors: Marina Macchiaiolo, Elettra Vignati, Michaela V Gonfiantini, Annalisa Grandin, Maria Teresa Romano, Michele Salata, Diletta Valentini and Alberto Villani

    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2010 36:50

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  5. To validate the SICK scoring system's ability to differentiate between individuals with higher and lower probabilities of death

    Authors: Manoj A Gupta, Anjan Chakrabarty, Ruth Halstead, Mohit Sahni, Jayanti Rangasami, Ashish Puliyel, Vishnubhatla Sreenivas, David A Green and Jacob M Puliyel

    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2010 36:35

    Content type: Research

    Published on:

Official journal of

Annual Journal Metrics 2020