Pediatr Crit Care Med 2022 Jan 12. Epub 2022 Jan 12.
Division of Critical Care Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. Division of Cardiology, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI. PC 4 Data Coordinating Center, Michigan Congenital Heart Outcomes Research and Discovery Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Primary Children's, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Department of Cardiology, Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, FL. Division of Pediatric Critical Care, Children's Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. Cardiac Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Medical City Children's Hospital, Dallas, TX. Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI. Monroe Carell Jr Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Divisions of Cardiology and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN. Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH.
Objectives: Patient-level factors related to cardiac arrest in the pediatric cardiac population are well understood but may be unmodifiable. The impact of cardiac ICU organizational and personnel factors on cardiac arrest rates and outcomes remains unknown. We sought to better understand the association between these potentially modifiable organizational and personnel factors on cardiac arrest prevention and rescue. Read More