Shalim J Rodríguez

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INTRODUCTION WHO case management algorithm for paediatric pneumonia relies solely on symptoms of shortness of breath or cough and tachypnoea for treatment and has poor diagnostic specificity, tends to increase antibiotic resistance. Alternatives, including oxygen saturation measurement, chest ultrasound and chest auscultation, exist but with potential(More)
read with interest the study conducted by Dr Rajajee and colleagues [1] and we do support the potential of ultrasound in the critical care setting [2]. We have observed that the best way to visualize artifi cial airways is with a longitudinal image of the trachea (Figure 1). Transversal images allow one to visualize the tube, but do not give certainty about(More)
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