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2/18/19grand rounds

grand rounds: case studies in pediatric critical care: Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) and Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (AHUS)

case studies in pediatric critical care: Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) and Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (AHUS)

Originally presented on January 9, 2019

Presented by: Beth Bourquin, MSN, APRN, NP- Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Dayton Children's Hospital

Kristin Mikolajewski, MSN, APRN, NP-Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Dayton Children’s Hospital

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 Objectives:

  1. Describe the clinical definition of Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) and Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (AHUS).
  2. Review the pathophysiology of AFM and AHUS in the pediatric patient, along with clinical signs and lab findings.
  3. Discuss management of AFM and AHUS in the pediatric patient.

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