Journal article

A Core Outcome Set for Pediatric Critical Care*

Ericka L Fink, Aline B Maddux, Neethi Pinto, Samuel Sorenson, Daniel Notterman, J Michael Dean, Joseph A Carcillo, Robert A Berg, Athena Zuppa, Murray M Pollack, Kathleen L Meert, Mark W Hall, Anil Sapru, Patrick S McQuillen, Peter M Mourani, David Wessel, Deborah Amey, Andrew Argent, Werther Brunow de Carvalho, Warwick Butt Show all

Critical Care Medicine | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2020


OBJECTIVES: More children are surviving critical illness but are at risk of residual or new health conditions. An evidence-informed and stakeholder-recommended core outcome set is lacking for pediatric critical care outcomes. Our objective was to create a multinational, multistakeholder-recommended pediatric critical care core outcome set for inclusion in clinical and research programs. DESIGN: A two-round modified Delphi electronic survey was conducted with 333 invited research, clinical, and family/advocate stakeholders. Stakeholders completing the first round were invited to participate in the second. Outcomes scoring greater than 69% "critical" and less than 15% "not important" advanced ..

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Funding Acknowledgements

Supported, in part, by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN). It was approved by the CPCCRN Steering Committee and funded by grant numbers U01-HD049934, UG1-HD083171, UG1-HD050096, UG1-HD063108, UG1-HD049983, UG1-HD049981, UG1-HD083170, and UG-HD083166. Additional support from NICHD K23HD096018 (Maddux) and the Francis Family Foundation (Maddux).