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Outcomes from wake up safe, the pediatric anesthesia quality improvement initiative

PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the work of Wake Up Safe - as well as the recent publication in Pediatric Anesthesia, entitled "Outcomes from wake up safe, the pediatric anesthesia quality improvement initiative."

Wake up Safe is a quality improvement initiative that contains a registry of serious adverse events occurring in pediatric anesthetics. The purpose of Wake Up Safe is to improve processes of care and outcomes for newborns, infants, and children in the perioperative environment. For more information, please visit: 
http://wakeupsafe.org/

In addition, PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the AHRQ "Notice of Opportunity To Comment on Strategies To Improve Patient Safety: Draft Report to Congress for Public Comment and Review by the National Academy of Medicine." For more information, please visit: 
https://pso.ahrq.gov/resources/act

Also of note are the following resources on pediatric patient safety:

PEDIATRIC PATIENT SAFETY
Clinical and organizational risk factors for mortality during deterioration events among pediatric oncology patients in Latin America: A multicenter prospective cohort
Development and Validation of a Model to Predict Pediatric Septic Shock Using Data Known 2 Hours After Hospital Arrival
Implementation of a parent-centered approach to the preinduction checklist in pediatric surgery
Year in Review for #PICUQI - twitter thread by @mommimaya

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE
DFTB - Predicting Paediatric Traumatic Brain Injuries
Medical errors in the pediatric emergency department: Don't make these mistakes!
TREKK - Suicidal Risk Assessment

PATIENT SAFETY
AHRQ - Draft Report to Congress Required by the Patient Safety Act: How to Send Comments
Association between health care staff engagement and patient safety outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Systems approach to health service design, delivery and improvement: a systematic review and meta-analysis
WHO - Third draft Global Patient Safety Action Plan 2021-2030: Feedback Form

Last but not least are the recent articles below on COVID-19 and children:

MULTISYSTEM INFLAMMATORY SYNDROME IN CHILDREN (MIS-C)
Association of Intravenous Immunoglobulins Plus Methylprednisolone vs Immunoglobulins Alone With Course of Fever in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children 
Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children: An International Survey
Paediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome temporally associated with COVID-19 (PIMS-TS): a narrative review and the viewpoint of the Latin American Society of Pediatric Intensive Care (SLACIP) Sepsis Committee

COVID-19 and CHILDREN
Demographic predictors of hospitalization and mortality in US children with COVID-19
Preliminary Evidence on Long COVID in children

SECONDARY EFFECTS of COVID-19 on CHILDREN
Coronavirus doctor's diary: We're getting self-harming 10-year-olds in A&E
Covid: The devastating toll of the pandemic on children
'Disturbing trend': Ottawa hospital sees rise in number of babies with severe head injuries during second wave of COVID-19
NCDMPH - Impact of COVID-19 on Children and Families