How to memorize different tube sizes in pediatric?
Ans: as simple as 1-2-3-4.
■ 1 x ETT = Uncuffed ETT diameter
■ 2 x ETT = NG or OG or Foley
■ 3 x ETT = Depth of ETT
■ 4 x ETT = Chest tube (max size)
You just have to remember that ETT = 4 + (age/4)
Treatment of Acute Pulmonary Edema: "POND"
High-dose NTG to treat acute lung edema
Key points in the management of sepsis and septic shock:
Surviving sepsis guidelines 2017
■ Initial blood loss > 1.5 L or
■ Continuing blood loss > 200 cc/h for 2-4 h
Lear more ECGs at Dr. Smith's ECG blog: