Common Pediatric Medical Procedures

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Common Pediatric Medical Procedures Videos

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Common Pediatric Medical Procedures

Common Pediatric Medical Procedures is an innovative program designed to leverage the power of video-based learning to provide physicians with essential training and continuing education on how to perform medical procedures in the office or hospital settings. Featuring the 13 Pediatric Procedural Skills required by the ACGME for graduate medical education in pediatrics, this training program consists of a series of videos, approximately 8-15 minutes in length each (depending on length of procedure), demonstrating examples of the proper way to perform each procure with patients. Each video provides:​

  • An overview of the particular procedure, including:
    • Key steps in the procedure
    • Indications
    • Contraindications
    • Equipment needed
  • A demonstration of physicians performing the procedure with patients in an effective and instructive manner.
  • Post-procedure steps:
    • Follow-up care
    • Documentation

Videos

​General Procedures

Bladder CatheterizationBladder Catheterization - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for bladder catheterization, including equipment setup, catheter insertion for male and female patients, and urine collection. 


Giving ImmunizationsGiving Immunizations - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for giving immunizations, including complete demonstrations of the techniques for giving intramuscular and subcutaneous injections.


Incision and Drainage of AbcessIncision and ​​​Drainage of Abscess - ​A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for incision and drainage of abscess, including wound anesthetization, incision technique, blunt dissection, and insertion of packing materials.


Lumbar Puncture (Cerebrospinal Fluid Collection)Lumbar Puncture (Cerebrospinal Fluid Collection) - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for lumbar puncture, including patient positioning, locating the puncture site, and puncture technique. 


Simple Laceration RepairSimple Laceration Repair - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for simple laceration repair, including wound irrigation and exploration, tissue debridement, and closure technique.


Simple Removal of a Foreign BodySimple Removal of a Foreign Body - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for simple removal of foreign body, including demonstrations of removal of splinters, fishhooks, and foreign bodies from the ear and nose.


Temporary Splinting of a FractureTemporary Splinting of a Fracture - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for temporary splinting of fracture, including splint preparation, splint placement, and extremity immobilization.


Physical Examinations

Reduction of Simple DislocationReduction of Simple Dislocation - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for reduction of simple dislocation, including full demonstrations of the procedures for reducing shoulder and patella dislocations.


Resuscitation

Neonatal Endotracheal IntubationNeonatal Endotracheal Intubation - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for neonatal endotracheal intubation, including laryngoscope technique, endotracheal tube placement, and bag-mask attachment.


Bag-Mask VentilationBag-Mask Ventilation - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for bag-mask ventilation, including proper bag-mask placement, ventilation technique, and placement of an oropharyngeal airway.


Umbilical CatheterizationUmbilical Catheterization - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for umbilical catheter placement, including full demonstrations for arterial and venous umbilical catheterization.


Venous Access

Peripheral Intravenous Catheter PlacementPeripheral Intravenous Catheter Placement - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for peripheral intravenous catheter placement, including vein selection, needle insertion, catheter securement, and blood draw.


VenipunctureVenipuncture - A complete review and demonstration of the procedure for venipuncture, including vein selection, needle insertion, and blood draw.​


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