A Pilot Study of Dexmedetomidine-Propofol in Children Undergoing Magnetic Resonance Imaging

The protocol for A Pilot Study of Dexmedetomidine-Propofol in Children Undergoing Magnetic Resonance Imaging has been approved by the Boston Children’s Hospital Internal Review Board and is open for enrollment. Below you will find an informative PowerPoint with details about … Continue reading

PACU Waltham- Post Anesthesia Care Unit Project in Waltham

Quality outcomes in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) have always been a goal of hospital care at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH). A considerable number of metrics can be used to measure quality of outcomes in the PACU – such … Continue reading

PSSS – Pediatric Sedation State Scale

Safe and efficacious procedural sedation practices have always been a goal of hospital care at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH).  Procedural sedation occurs in a wide variety of hospital settings; these areas include Radiology (Interventional Radiology, CT, and Nuclear Medicine), Dentistry, … Continue reading

SPAIN – Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Improvement Network

This national quality improvement project is an effort to develop a multicenter registry on the perioperative anesthesia course and management of children undergoing surgery for chest wall deformities.   While chest wall deformities in children are relatively common (approximately 1 out … Continue reading

PACU – Post Anesthesia Care Unit Outcomes Project

Quality outcomes in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) have always been a goal of hospital care at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH). A considerable number of metrics can be used to measure quality of outcomes in the PACU – such … Continue reading