Pediatric Critical Care
The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital provides care to critically ill infants, children, and adolescents. Our PICU staff uses a team approach to care for children and collaborates with various pediatric subspecialists and multidisciplinary experts.
Categories related to this specialty:
We help manage acute and critically ill patients in situations requiring life support, oxygen ventilation, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), heart surgery, heart transplant, solid organ transplant, specialized ear, nose and throat (ENT) procedures, toxicity, serious wounds and infections, acute asthma, and other serious illness.
University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital also offers interhospital critical care pediatric transport. The safest and most effective way to manage transfer for patients, our teams are trained and prepared to act quickly and safely to ensure the best outcomes possible.
Treatments, Tests, and Procedures
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
There may be other treatments, test, and procedures for this diagnosis, including:
- Life Support