Clinical Pathway for the Care of Children Post-CPR

Goals

Promote best possible neurologic outcome

Prevent:

Hypotension
Fever T>38°C
Hyperoxia Titrate FiO2 to maintain SpO2 94-99%
Hyperventilation Goal PCO2 35-45 (ETCO2 of 30 to 40)
Use pH if pt with preexisting hypercapnia
Hypoglycemia > 60
Severe Hyperglycemia < 180

Minimize complications of temperature control

Monitor for and treat post arrest seizures

Metrics