PICU Library

Our Pediatric Critical Care online courseware provides 24/7 access to foundational information and just-in-time job aids that your PICU, CVICU, and ED clinicians need to understand and care for their critically-ill patients.

Standardized, self-paced learning resources allow educators to focus on application to assist new hires in gaining required knowledge and skills more quickly, improving time to productivity. In addition, educators can add organization-specific information and policies to online topics, creating a personalized solution.

Take a look inside and browse the full course list below. 

 

PRINTABLE PDF version: PLS PICU Library Course List

PICU Library Courses

  • Abdominal Emergencies
  • Acquired Heart Disease in Children
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Advanced Concepts in Respiratory Physiology
  • Assessment of the Critically Ill Child
  • Basic Principles of Oxygen Therapy, Specialty Gases and Noninvasive Ventilation
  • Caring for the Pediatric Patient in Shock
  • Congenital Heart Disease: Acyanotic Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease: An Overview
  • Congenital Heart Disease: Cyanotic Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Craniotomy
  • Diabetes Insipidus and SIADH
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Family-Centered Care in the ICU
  • General Post-op Care of the Transplant Patient
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodynamic Monitoring
  • High-Frequency Ventilation
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
  • Introduction to Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation
  • Introduction to ECMO
  • Liver Transplant
  • Management of the Difficult Airway 
  • Mechanical Ventilation: Introduction to Pediatric Practices
  • Meningitis and Encephalitis
  • Nutrition in the Critically Ill Child
  • Oncologic Emergencies
  • Pediatric Abdominal Trauma
  • Pediatric Burns
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma
  • Pediatric Spinal Column/Cord Injuries
  • Pediatric Thoracic Trauma
  • Pediatric Toxicology Exposure
  • Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
  • PICU Learning and Development Curricula
  • Preventing Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Sedation and Analgesia in the ICU
  • Sickle Cell Crisis
  • Status Asthmaticus
  • The Deadly Triad of Trauma
  • Thrombocytopenia: ITP and HIT/T
  • Understanding Abnormal Blood Gases
  • Vasoactive Medications 

Pediatric Learning Solution's Augmented Reality External Ventricular Drain (EVD) job aid provides an overview of setting up an EVD with intracranial pressure monitoring, and includes a video demonstrating how to set up and level the EVD.  After opening or printing out the job aid, tap the "Augmented Reality" button in the PLS App to start the AR viewer. Simply point the viewer at the AR video image to see the enhanced content. Use this performance aid as an adjunct to EVD set up skills instruction, in the sim lab or on the unit, or as a just-in-time resource for your clinicians.