• Pediatric Neurocritical Care: Evolution of a New Clinical Service in PICUs Across the United States

    22 days ago - By Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Objectives:
    Pediatric neurocritical care as a conceptual service is relatively new, and implementation of such specialized services may improve outcomes for children with disorders of the brain or spinal cord. How many pediatric neurocritical care services currently exist in the United States, and attitudes about such a service are unknown.
    Design:
    Web-based survey, distributed by e-mail.
    Setting:
    Survey was sent to PICU Medical Directors and Program Directors of Pediatric Neurosurgery fellowship and Child Neurology residency programs.
    Patients:
    None.
    Interventions:
    None.
    Measurements and...
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