Masterclass in Pediatrics ICU – 2nd March,2021
Shifa International Hospitals Ltd. in collaboration of Scope – Shifa Foundation organized a Masterclass in Pediatrics ICU on 2nd March,2021 to elevate the knowledge of medical care providers by inclusion of updated approaches in children care applied internationally. PICU allows intensive nursing care and continuous monitoring of things like heart rate, breathing, and blood pressure.
Shock physiology and rationale for use of Inotropes in PICU was the first topic of Masterclass in PICU which was briefly discussed by Dr. Abid Rafiq Chaudhry Consultant Pediatrics & critical care medicine Fatima memorial hospital Lahore.
Second topic was the “Approach to child with respiratory failure” was discussed by Dr. Ata Ullah khan, Consultant PICU, SIH. During lecture questions from audience were answered live.
Third topic Status asthmatics was discussed by Dr. Sahira, Consultant PICU national medical centre Karachi.
Fourth Topic Diabetic ketoacidosis briefly discussed by Dr. Shahzad Waheed, Consultant pediatric intensivist, Women and children hospital University of Missouri Columbia USA. During session participants raise their questions in front of renowned healthcare workers which was answered live.
“Status epilepticus” was the last topic of Masterclass in Pediatric ICU which was discussed by Dr. Arsheen, Senior instructor PICU Agha Khan university hospital Karachi.