Pediatrics faculty, staff present at Society for Critical Care Medicine’s 51st Annual Congress

Thousands of critical care professionals attend the Society for Critical Care Medicine’s annual Congress to discover the latest solutions and developments, medical advances, cutting-edge treatments, and breakthroughs in intensive care unit administration and management. At this year’s 51st Congress – which was held virtually in April – five University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics faculty and staff presented the following abstracts:

  • “Cytokine Profile Using Plasma mRNA to Mark Onset of ARDS in a Pediatric Swine Model” by Regina Golding, student researcher (Mentor: Awni Al-Subu, MD, associate professor)
  • “A Collaborative, Retrospective Study of Pediatric Critical Illness in Wisconsin During COVID-19” – by Scott Hagen, MD, professor
  • “Comparison of Radiograph and Ultrasound in the Assessment of Children With Acute Respiratory Failure” –by Awni Al-Subu, MD, associate professor,  and Ryan DeSanti, DO (PCCM fellow 2017-2020)
  • “Hypovitaminosis and Vitamin C Deficiency in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass” – by Awni Al-Subu, MD, associate  professor
  • “Efficacy and Safety of Continuous Albuterol Solutions with and without Benzalkonium Chloride” by Monica Bogenschutz, BCPS, PharmD, BCPPS, AFCH pharmacy coordinator, and Awni Al-Subu, MD, associate professor