Emergency Department, Inpatient, and ICU Clinical Pathway for Children with Blunt Abdominal Solid Organ Injury

  • Liver, Spleen, or Kidney Injury confirmed by CT
  • Determine Grade
  • Consult Urology for > 3 grade kidney injuries including any disruption of the collecting system
  • If multiple solid organ injuries use highest grade
Yes
No
Admit to Inpatient Unit
Admit to PICU
Change in hemodynamics
Posted: February 2014
Revised: March 2017, March 2019 (Reviewed), June 2021, September 2021
Authors: D. Perks, CRNP, MSN; M. Nance, MD; J. Osipowicz, CRNP