About the Event
This installment of Pediatric Grand Rounds features Christopher M. Schneller, M.D., on pediatric post-intensive care syndrome (PICS). Schneller is a clinical assistant professor of medicine in the Department of Pediatrics and a pediatric intensivist at Pediatric Critical Care Associates.
By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:
- Define PICS and describe the three key domains of health impacted by critical illness;
- Discuss the current challenges identifying functional impairments in pediatrics and its impact on a child’s trajectory of recovery;
- Recognize the unique aspects of PICS and its associated morbidities that apply to children and their families.
- Primary: Pediatricians, pediatric subspecialists, family medicine physicians, pediatric residents
- Secondary: Nursing staff, hospital staff
This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:
- ACGME: Patient care; medical knowledge; practice-based learning and improvement; interpersonal and communications skills; professionalism; systems-based practice.
- IOM: Provide patient-centered care; work in interdisciplinary teams; employ evidence-based practice; apply quality improvement; utilize informatics.
Schneller does not have relevant financial relationships to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.
The Pediatric Grand Rounds planning committee members are Nalinda Charnsangavej, M.D.; Daniel Richards, M.D.; Tania Eid, M.D.; Andrew Wang, D.O.; Annemarie Wolfe, M.D.; and Mary Matus. The members of the planning committee do not have relevant financial relationships to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.