A to Z of Respiratory Distress

A to Z of Respiratory Distress in the Newborn: Diagnosis to Management

Note:

  • No didactic lectures
  • Only group activities
  • Each in groups of 8 per team with one or two facilitators

Assessment of Respiratory Distress

Clinical Evaluation of a newborn with respiratory distress
Warning signs
Silverman Anderson Score
Downe’s Score

Diagnosis of Respiratory Distress

Reading and interpretation of CXR
Arterial Blood Gas Analysis

Management of Respiratory Distress

Supportive Care
Appropriate Use of Oxygen Use
Pulsoximeter
HFNC

Management of Respiratory Distress

CPAP
NIMV

Workshop Coordinators

National Coordinators
Name: Dr. Rajesh Kumar
Designation: Neonatologist and Director of Rani Childrens Hospital, Ranchi.
Local Coordinators
Name: Dr. Srinivas Murki
Designation: Senior Consultant Neonatologist and Director of Academics at Paramitha Childrens Hospital, Hyderabad.
Date: 11th December 2019
Venue: StorkHome Annexe (Fernandez school of Nursing), BesideStork Home, Banjara Hills, Roadno 12

Faculties:

Faculty

Details

Faculty and Details

Dr. Rajesh Kumar

Neonatologist and Director of Rani Childrens Hospital, Ranchi.

Dr. Reeta Bora

Professor & Incharge of Neonatology at the Department of Pediatrics, Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh.

Dr. Asim Mallick

Professor In-Charge of the Neonatal Division, Department of Pediatric Medicine at N.R.S. Medical College & Hospital

Dr. Bijan Saha

Senior Consultant Neonatologist at Calcutta Medical College Kolkata.

Dr. Mangla Bharathi

Associate Professor of Neonatology at Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Madras Medical College, Chennai.

Dr. Tanushree Sahu

Senior Research Associate at AIIMS, New Delhi.

Dr Venkat Reddy K

Consultant neonatologist at Paramita Hospital, Kompally

Dr Lakshmi CVS

Consultant neonatologist at Deccan Medical College

Dr. Sreedhar Gopalan

Consultant Neonatologist at Armed Forces Medical College, Pune.

Dr. Srinivas Murki

Senior Consultant Neonatologist and Director of Academics at Paramitha Childrens Hospital, Hyderabad.

Dr. Tejo Pratap

Senior Consultant Neonatologist. He spearheads the Neonatal Services at Fernandez Foundation, Hyderabad.

Dr. Sai Kiran

Consultant Neonatologist. He is incharge of the NICU at Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad.

Dr. Sowjanya

Consultant Neonatologist at Fernandez Hospital, Hydeabad.

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

Consultant Neonatologist at Fernandez Hospital, Hydeabad.

Dr. Aakash

Consultant Neonatology and Associate Professor, at Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow.

Dr. Jafar

Consultant Neonatologist and Director at Indore Newborn Care Centre.

Dr. Sunil G

Consultant Neonatologist and Head of Neonatal Services at MGM Aurangabad. Director of Neocare Children's Hospital, Aurangabad.

Dr. Sreeram

Senior Consultant Neonatologist at Paramitha Childrens Hospital, Hyderabad.


Day 1: Schedule

AGENDA AND SCHEDULE

Time
Topic
Objectives
9:00-09:30 am
Assessment of Respiratory Distress
Brief talk/ Demo/Video
09:30-11:00 am
Bedside/video Assessment of Babies with Respiratory Distress in Groups of 8
Group activity / Workstation
11:00-11:15 am
Tea
 
11:15-12:00 pm
Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation
Brief talk/ Demo/Video
12:00-01:00 pm
Group activity on Diagnosis and Interpretation of ABG
Group activity / Workstation
01:00-02:00 pm
Lunch
 
02:00-03:00 pm
Basics of Chest X ray Interpretation – An overview
Brief talk/ Demo/Video
03:00-04:00 pm
Group Activity of Reading of Chest X rays
Group activity / Workstation
04:00-05:00 pm
Group Discussion and Addressing the Gaps in learnings
All faculty
Date: 12th December 2019
Venue: Stork Home Annexe (Fernandez school of Nursing), Beside Stork Home, Banjara Hills, Road no 12
Day 2: Schedule

AGENDA AND SCHEDULE

Time
Topic
Objectives
09:00-09:30 am
Oxygen Therapy and Pulse-oximeter: Devices and Applications (Prongs, Mask, Hood and so on)
Brief talk/ Demo/Video
09:30-11:00 am
Bedside/video Assessment of Newborns on Oxygen Therapy
Group activity / Workstation
11:00-11:15 am
Tea
 
11:15-12:00 pm
  • Humidification – Basic principles
  • HHFNC Application for Newborns (setting of HHFNC and Interface fixation)
Brief talk/ Demo/Video
12:00-01:00 pm
Bedside Assessment of HHFNC
Group activity / Simulation
01:00-02:00 pm
Lunch
 
02:00-03:00 pm
Setting of CPAP Machine and Interface Fixation
Brief talk/ Demo/Video
03:00-04:00 pm
Group activity: Assessment of a Newborn on CPAP
Group activity / Simulation
04:00-05:00 pm
Group Discussion and Addressing the Gaps in learnings – Panel discussion
All faculty
Visitors
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