New retrieval service
The new Wales and West Acute Transport for Children service is now operating. This critical care transport service is jointly run by the Paediatric Critical Care teams in Bristol Children's Hospital and Noah's Ark Children's Hospital for Wales.
Guidelines for anaesthetists
Thank you to Ollie Masters, Consultant Anaesthetist at the Royal Gwent Hospital who has prepared soem useful practical guidelines for anaesthetists managing critically ill children for specific illness scenarios.
There is also a link from the Regional Clinicians tab at the top of every page.
Considering Paediatric Training in Wales
Paediatric training in Wales, including experience in PICU, is supported by the Wales Deanery - for more information please go to the Paediatrics pages of the Wales Deanery website
Following a 2-year project led by PICS, RCPCH and RCN , new HDU standards have been published
New guidelines have been produced .....CVVH page
Remember that we are now using esktamine instead of ketamine. Please check in the usual prescribing guides for amended doses.