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SickKids launches third phase of Choosing Wisely recommendations to curb unnecessary tests and treatments

PIPSQC is pleased to share the recent SickKids news article, "SickKids launches third phase of Choosing Wisely recommendations to curb unnecessary tests and treatments."

In addition, PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the following resources on pediatric patient safety:

PEDIATRIC PATIENT SAFETY
Design and implementation of an analgesia, sedation, and paralysis order set to enhance compliance of pro re nata medication orders with Joint Commission medication management standards in a pediatric ICU
Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) -  KEAP (knowledge management early access program)
"Good catch, Kiddo" - enhancing patient safety in the pediatric emergency department through simulation
Life and Death of Elizabeth Dixon: A Catalyst for Change
Performance of Pediatric Readmission Measures
Transporting critically ill children

PATIENT SAFETY
Development and validation of a deep learning model for detection of allergic reactions using safety event reports across hospitals
Emergence of patient safety in France
PSMF - Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS) In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Systems approach to address the impact of second victim phenomenon

Also of note are the recent articles below on COVID-19 and children:

COVID-19 and PATIENT SAFETY
Challenges to delivering family‐centred care during the Coronavirus pandemic: Voices of Italian paediatric intensive care unit nurses
NQOCN - Lesson #2 From Improving Quality of Care during COVID-19: Adopt and Innovate to support QI Teams in India and Bangladesh
Occupation and risk of severe COVID-19: prospective cohort study of 120 075 UK Biobank participants

COVID-19 and SURGE CAPACITY
Assembly Line ICU: what the Long Shops taught us about managing surge capacity for COVID-19

MULTISYSTEM INFLAMMATORY SYNDROME in CHILDREN (MIS-C)
Addition of Corticosteroids to Immunoglobulins Is Associated With Recovery of Cardiac Function in Multi-Inflammatory Syndrome in Children
Antibiotic prescriptions in children with COVID-19 and Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome: a multinational experience in 990 cases from Latin America
Identification of a unique TCR repertoire, consistent with a superantigen selection process in Children with Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome
Post-infectious inflammatory disease in MIS-C features elevated cytotoxicity signatures and autoreactivity that correlates with severity

COVID-19 and CHILDREN
Arteritis and Large Vessel Occlusive Strokes in Children Following COVID-19 Infection
CT Features of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in 30 Pediatric Patients
Epidemiology of COVID-19 infection in young children under five years: a systematic review and meta-analysis
How kids' immune systems can evade COVID
Impact of the Novel Coronavirus on Brazilian PICUs
Incidence of spread of clinically relevant SARS-CoV2 infection between children in a tertiary emergency department: An evaluation
IPA - Bolstering Health Worker Immunization Communications & Advocacy: Launching IPA’s Vaccine Trust Online Course and IPA-Sabin Vaccine Institute Collaboration
Longitudinal symptom dynamics of COVID-19 infection

COVID-19 and SECONDARY EFFECTS on CHILDREN
90 children’s charities warn the UN that children’s rights have deteriorated in England
700 families waiting for children's health services at Toronto hospital as pandemic backlog grows Social Sharing
Impact of COVID-19 on British Columbia's Children with Medical Complexity and their Families

COVID-19 and SCHOOL REOPENINGS
COVID Monitor - Tracking cases in every school district in the USA
Schools Closures during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Catastrophic Global Situation