Asthma Guideline UpdateFrom June 2021, LAMA LAMA Wheezing Drama
Sol and Andi discuss updates to asthma management guidelines.25min 53Solomon Behar, MD and Andrea Marmor, MD
Should I Intubate? PhysiologyFrom May 2021, Yo, Atrium!
Sol and John Marcum, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at CHLA, review how to identify children who require intubation and discuss hemodynamic changes associated with positive pressure ventilation.29min 53John Marcum, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
VAPI: Vaping Associated Pulmonary InjuryFrom September 2019, VAPI: Vaping Associated Pulmonary Injury
Given the recent spike of VAPI (vaping associated pulmonary injury) cases, our HIPPO medical editorial team review the clinical presentation and latest management recommendations for this lung disease. Mizuho Morrison and Sol Behar discuss a recent case, and review the hot-off-the-press published …17min 42Mizuho Morrison, DO and Solomon Behar, MD
Inpatient PneumoniaFrom April 2018, Can I Get A Witness?
The majority of pneumonia in children is due to viruses. In cases of bacterial pneumonia, ampicillin is an appropriate first line agent in a child who is fully immunized and in regions without documented penicillin resistant strains of strep pneumo. Children with effusions may require a chest tube …17min 28Solomon Behar, MD and Vivian Lee, MD
Advanced Asthma Topics: Inhaled CorticosteroidsFrom March 2018, Carpe Diarrhea
Indications for starting an inhaled corticosteroid on a child with asthma include symptoms more than 2 times per week, more than 2 nighttime awakenings in a month for asthma, or more than 2 steroid courses in the year for asthma. The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute has an online table …28min 56Solomon Behar, MD and Andrea Marmor, MD
Paper Chase #2 | Steroids and Asthmatic BronchioliticsFrom February 2018, Copious Amounts Of Discharge Instructions
Steroids are ineffective in bronchiolitis.10min 21Roy Benaroch, MD and Geoff Simon, MD
Pulmonary Function Testing, Part TwoFrom October 2017, Wax On, Wax Off
Dr Beth discusses common pediatric office scenarios and the value and limitation of pediatric PFTs.16min 42Beth Allen, MD and Ann Dietrich, MD
Pulmonary Function Testing, Part OneFrom October 2017, Wax On, Wax Off
Dr Allen reviews how a PFT test is performed and how to interpret the results.12min 40Beth Allen, MD and Ann Dietrich, MD