What is a pediatric critical care physician?

A pediatric critical care physician is trained to take care of children who are critically ill or injured.

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When should I take my child to the emergency room for a bite?
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How can I help my teenager cope with hospitalization?
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To help your teenager cope with hospitalization, try the following: respect and maintain privacy...
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Who takes care of my child if they need critical care treatment?
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What are common stressors that hospitalized toddlers may experience?
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