Little People in a Big World: Preparation and Planning for U.S. Military Transcontinental Pediatric Critical Care Air Transports
Back to course
Video Transcription
Video Summary
Asset Subtitle
Crisis Management, Pediatrics, 2022
Asset Caption
Military medical teams uniquely need to be able to manage the transport of critically ill patients, regardless of the nature of their illness, over great distances to receive definitive care. These teams must be able to deploy at a moment's notice and care for patients with complex polytrauma, acute respiratory failure, highly infectious diseases, and possibly children as well as adults. This session will review the capabilities and experiences of the U.S. military's critical care air transport (CCAT) teams, as well as lessons from their work that may be broadly applicable to "earthbound" critical care.
Meta Tag
Content Type Presentation
Knowledge Area Pediatrics
Knowledge Area Crisis Management
Knowledge Level Advanced
Membership Level Select
Tag Evacuation
Tag Pediatrics
Year 2022
pediatric intensivist
Air Force
transcontinental pediatric critical care air transports


Society of Critical Care Medicine

500 Midway Drive
Mount Prospect, IL 60056 USA

Phone: +1 847 827-6888
Fax: +1 847 439-7226

Contact Us

About SCCM


Advertising & Sponsorship




Patients & Families

Surviving Sepsis Campaign

Critical Care Societies Collaborative

kisspng-facebook-social-media-computer-icons-linkedin-soci-gray-5ac493cf1c2975.7867418415228323351154  - KW Symphony    Gray twitter 3 icon - Free gray social icons    Gray linkedin 3 icon - Free gray site logo icons    Gray instagram icon - Free gray social icons    YouTube Icon Gray Box - HONOR VETERANS NOW


© Society of Critical Care Medicine. All rights reserved.   |    Privacy Statement    |    Terms & Conditions
The Society of Critical Care Medicine, SCCM, and Critical Care Congress are registered trademarks of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

Android App Download IOS App Download Powered By