Continuing Professional Education

Additional Prehospital Information

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center offers a variety of resources for the emergency care of children. The Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMS-C) Education staff has compiled the list below to aid prehospital care providers.

Children with Special Health Care Needs

The following are links for additional information or downloads for treating children with special needs:

Trauma Reference Cards for Pediatric Patients

As the region's only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center verified by the American College of Surgeons, the Cincinnati Children's Trauma Services is committed to serving pediatric patients within our community. Below are the Trauma Reference Cards used in treating pediatric patients. Download each in portable document format (.pdf):

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These cards are intended to serve as a guide only for drug dosages and equipment size. They should be used in conjunction with pediatric training and medical director approval.

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