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SCCM Pod-332 Dexmedetomidine Use in Critically-Ill Children with Acute Respiratory Failure
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Mary Jo C. Grant, APRN, PhD, about the article, “Dexmedetomidine Use in Critically-Ill Children with Acute Respiratory Failure,” published in the December 2016 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Grant is a Pediatric Critical Care Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Pediatric Critical Care at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this article, Dr. Grant and coauthors complete a secondary analysis of data from the RESTORE clinical trial to describe dexmedetomidine (DEX) use in children supported on mechanical ventilation for acute respiratory failure. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2016; 17(12):1131-1141. Released: 12/6/16

SCCM Pod-331 Bleeding Management and Reversal Strategies for the DOAC Patient: New and Future Approaches
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Scott Kaatz, DO, FACP, SFHM, about his talk given at the 45th Critical Care Congress on, “Bleeding Management and Reversal Strategies for the DOAC Patient: New and Future Approaches.” Dr. Kaatz is Senior Staff Hospitalist and Medical Director for Professional Development and Research in the Division of Hospital Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He identified the following disclosures: speaker honorarium (Janssen, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bristol Myer Squibb, Pfizer, CSL Behring, Daiichi Sankyo), consultancy (Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol Myer Squibb, Pfizer, Janssen, Daiichi Sankyo, Portola), and board membership (Thrombosis and Hemostasis Societies of North America AC Forum, National Certification Board of Anticoagulation Providers, National Blood Clot Alliance Medical and Scientific Advisory Board). Released: 12/1/16

SCCM Pod-330 Long-Term Mental Health Problems After Delirium in the ICU
Todd Fraser, MD, speaks with Arjen Slooter, MD, PhD, about the article, “Long-Term Mental Health Problems After Delirium in the ICU,” published in Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Slooter is Professor of Intensive Care Neuropsychiatry at Utrecht University’s Rudolf Magnus Brain Center. He also serves as a consultant neurologist-intensivist in the Department of Intensive Care Medicine at University Medical Center Utrecht in the Netherlands. In this article, Dr. Slooter and coauthors examine whether delirium during ICU stay is associated with long-term mental health problems defined as symptoms of anxiety, depression, and posttraumatic stress disorder. Crit Care Med. 2016; 44(10):1808-1813. Released: 11/17/16

SCCM Pod-329 A Bedside Model for Mortality Risk in Pediatric Patients with ARDS
Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, speaks with Aaron C. Spicer, MD, MAS, about the article, “A Simple and Robust Bedside Model for Mortality Risk in Pediatric Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome,” published in the October 2016 issue of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Spicer completed a pediatric residency and critical care fellowship and now is a resident in the Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. In this article, Dr. Spicer and coauthors examine ways to identify patients that are at highest risk of mortality from ARDS. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2016; 17(10):907-916. Released: 10/3/16