Journal article

Exposure and Confidence With Critical Nonairway Procedures A Global Survey of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians

Simon S Craig, Marc Auerbach, John A Cheek, Franz E Babl, Ed Oakley, Lucia Nguyen, Arjun Rao, Sarah Dalton, Mark D Lyttle, Santiago Mintegi, Joshua Nagler, Rakesh D Mistry, Andrew Dixon, Pedro Rino, Guillermo Kohn Loncarica, Stuart R Dalziel

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2021

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Children rarely experience critical illness, resulting in low exposure of emergency physicians (EPs) to critical procedures. Our primary objective was to describe senior EP confidence, most recent performance, and/or supervision of critical nonairway procedures. Secondary objectives were to compare responses between those who work exclusively in PEM and those who do not and to determine whether confidence changed for selected procedures according to increasing patient age. METHODS: Survey of senior EPs working in 96 emergency departments (EDs) affiliated with the Pediatric Emergency Research Networks. Questions assessed training, performance, supervision, and confidence in 11 non..

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Awarded by Health Research Council of New Zealand


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Awarded by Centre of Research Excellence for Paediatric Emergency Medicine


Funding Acknowledgements

S.R.D.'s time was part funded by the Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC13/556). F.E.B. and E.O. are funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council project grant GNT1046727 and Centre of Research Excellence for Paediatric Emergency Medicine (GNT1058560), Canberra, Australia, and supported by the Victorian Government's Infrastructure Support Program, Melbourne, Australia. F.E.B.'s time was part funded by a grant from the Royal Children's Hospital Foundation, Melbourne, Australia; a Melbourne Children's Clinician Scientist Fellowship, Melbourne, Australia; and an NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship, Canberra, Australia.