Tension pneumothorax: Every unit especially neonatal unit, must always be prepared for putting in an underwater seal drainage in developing pneumothorax. It takes a pack of 4 artery forceps, 1 knife, 1 pair of scissors, 1 needle holder, 1 ampule of local anaesthetic, few gaze pieces, some pyodine, small under water seal bottle and a chest tube (Size 10F nasogastric tube will suffice) in the pack..  EVERY ONE SHOULD (not only the surgeons) LEARN TO PUT UNDEWATER SEAL DRAIN.  Professor Naeem…

Tension pneumothorax: Every unit especially neonatal unit, must always be prepared for putting in an underwater seal drainage in developing pneumothorax. It takes a pack of 4 artery forceps, 1 knife, 1 pair of scissors, 1 needle holder, 1 ampule of local anaesthetic, few gaze pieces, some pyodine, small under water seal bottle and a chest tube (Size 10F nasogastric tube will suffice) in the pack.. EVERY ONE SHOULD (not only the surgeons) LEARN TO PUT UNDEWATER SEAL DRAIN. Professor Naeem…

Great infographic for neurotransmitters - THIS WOULD HAVE BEEN GREAT WHEN I WAS ACTUALLY LEARNING ABOUT THIS CRAP IN PSYCH! >_____>

Great infographic for neurotransmitters - THIS WOULD HAVE BEEN GREAT WHEN I WAS ACTUALLY LEARNING ABOUT THIS CRAP IN PSYCH! >_____>

Newborns requiring surgery in prone position, should have pads under the chest and shoulders to allow free excursion of abdomen for assisted breathing.   Pulse oximetery probe  Intravenous line  ECG leads  EtCO2 tube  ETT  Head cover.  (Professor Naeem Khan)

Newborns requiring surgery in prone position, should have pads under the chest and shoulders to allow free excursion of abdomen for assisted breathing. Pulse oximetery probe Intravenous line ECG leads EtCO2 tube ETT Head cover. (Professor Naeem Khan)

Chest Tubes.....hard but worth getting that fluid out of the chest cavity....Ory recently had 3. Part of CF life

Chest Tubes.....hard but worth getting that fluid out of the chest cavity....Ory recently had 3. Part of CF life

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia occurs when bacteria bypasses the upper airways, and infects the lungs, causing pneumonia. Prevention: 1. Elevate the HOB 30 degrees. 2. Utilize aseptic technique. 3. Suction the patient PRN. 4. Oral care q4h or PRN. 5. Avoid NS lavage. 6. Bronchial hygiene and chest PT. 7. Daily sedation vacation. 8. Antibiotics per MD orders. 9. Turn the pt to keep the secretions from pooling.

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia occurs when bacteria bypasses the upper airways, and infects the lungs, causing pneumonia. Prevention: 1. Elevate the HOB 30 degrees. 2. Utilize aseptic technique. 3. Suction the patient PRN. 4. Oral care q4h or PRN. 5. Avoid NS lavage. 6. Bronchial hygiene and chest PT. 7. Daily sedation vacation. 8. Antibiotics per MD orders. 9. Turn the pt to keep the secretions from pooling.

(From right to left): Scalp, Periosteum, Bone, Dura Mater Arachnoid Mater, Pia Mater, Brain.

(From right to left): Scalp, Periosteum, Bone, Dura Mater Arachnoid Mater, Pia Mater, Brain.

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