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Rehabilitation in the Paediatric ICU - A “Nuts and Bolts" Approach

Prof Brenda Morrow

Venue: Online - Zoom

Times: 19h00-20h00

Number of CUE's: 1 CEU

Cost of Series: R100.00

Date: 2021-06-28

About this course

In this webinar, renowned paediatric physiotherapist and intensive-care specialist, Prof Brenda Morrow discusses the influence of ICU hospitalization on child health and the role physiotherapists and early mobilization can play in preventing these common negative sequelae.

She will also outline specific evidence-based strategies to facilitate a culture of early and safe mobilization in paediatric ICU settings.

Session -


  • Influence of critical illness and oversedation on development of post-ICU syndrome
  • Influence of graded early mobilisation of children in PICU
  • Recommendations for safe and effective rehabilitation of patients in a PICU setting
  • Outlining the ABCDEF bundle of care
  • Goals and indicators for early mobilisation of patients in PICU
  • Red flags for early mobilisation in PICU patients


What you can get out of this course:

  • Learn from a world-renowned specialist in the field of paediatric physiotherapy and intensive care
  • Learn about the effects of ICU admission on long-term health and recovery
  • Learn about the role and benefits of early mobilisation of patients in PICU settings
  • Learn guidelines for safe and effective rehabilitation strategies for PICU patients
  • Gain clarity on the goals of early mobilisation of patients in PICU
  • Gain clarity on the red flags for early mobilisation in PICU patients