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The ABCs of Pediatric Trauma Resuscitation



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The ABCs of Pediatric Trauma Resuscitation
AAST Grand Round, October 2014


Presented by:
Jonathan Groner, MD, Nationwide Children's Hospital

Moderated by:
Barbara Gaines, MD, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh


Referenced in presentation:
Steady-state and time-dependent thermodynamic modeling of the effect of intravenous infusion of warm and cold fluids.
Barthel ER, Pierce JR.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Jun;72(6):1590-600.


Further reading:
Management of children with mild traumatic brain injury and intracranial hemorrhage.
Greenberg JK, Stoev IT, Park TS, Smyth MD, Leonard JR, Leonard JC, Pineda JA, Limbrick DD.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Apr;76(4):1089-95.


Mortality increases with recurrent episodes of nonaccidental trauma in children.
Deans KJ, Thackeray J, Askegard-Giesmann JR, Earley E, Groner JI, Minneci PC.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jul;75(1):161-5.


Increased morbidity and mortality of traumatic brain injury in victims of nonaccidental trauma.
Deans KJ, Minneci PC, Lowell W, Groner JI.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Jul;75(1):157-60.


Factors associated with patient exposure and environmental control during pediatric trauma resuscitation.
Kelleher DC, Waterhouse LJ, Parsons SE, Fritzeen JL, Burd RS, Carter EA.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Feb;74(2):622-7.


A comparison of injuries, crashes, and outcomes for pediatric rear occupants in traffic motor vehicle collisions.
Charyk Stewart T, McClafferty K, Shkrum M, Comeau JL, Gilliland J, Fraser DD.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Feb;74(2):628-33.


Blast injury in children: an analysis from Afghanistan and Iraq, 2002-2010.
Edwards MJ, Lustik M, Eichelberger MR, Elster E, Azarow K, Coppola C.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Nov;73(5):1278-83.


Acute kidney injury is associated with increased in-hospital mortality in mechanically ventilated children with trauma.
Prodhan P, McCage LS, Stroud MH, Gossett J, Garcia X, Bhutta AT, Schexnayder S, Maxson RT, Blaszak RT.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Oct;73(4):832-7.


A multicenter prospective analysis of pediatric trauma activation criteria routinely used in addition to the six criteria of the American College of Surgeons.
Falcone RA Jr, Haas L, King E, Moody S, Crow J, Moss A, Gaines B, McKenna C, Gourlay DM, Werner C, Meagher DP Jr, Schwing L, Garcia N, Brown D, Groner JI, Haley K, Deross A, Cizmar L, Armola R.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Aug;73(2):377-84; discussion 384.


Evaluation for intra-abdominal injury in children after blunt torso trauma: can we reduce unnecessary abdominal computed tomography by utilizing a clinical prediction model?
Streck CJ Jr, Jewett BM, Wahlquist AH, Gutierrez PS, Russell WS.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Aug;73(2):371-6; discussion 376.


The failure of nonoperative management in pediatric solid organ injury: a multi-institutional experience.
Holmes JH 4th, Wiebe DJ, Tataria M, Mattix KD, Mooney DP, Scaife ER, Brown RL, Groner JI, Brundage SI, Tres Scherer LR 3rd, Nance ML.
J Trauma. 2005 Dec;59(6):1309-13.