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Nightmares in the Pediatric ICU ~ Delirium & how to help #icurehab

Nightmares in the Pediatric ICU ~ Delirium & how to help #icurehab

The first official day at the Johns Hopkins Hospital Fifth Annual Critical Care Conference started with an amazing account of a patient’s experience in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Johns Hopkins Hospital. During her stay in the ICU, Celeste reported having nightmares of strange things like cats on the table and gunshots. When intubated, Celeste had a … Continue reading

Helpful Hands at Hopkins! Prosthetists Meet Printers #enablethefuture #enable3DPP

Helpful Hands at Hopkins! Prosthetists Meet Printers #enablethefuture #enable3DPP

OK, that will be the last “hand” pun/joke for this entire blog, hand to god! (Alright after that one)…Yesterday Hopkins hosted an incredible event: Prosthetists Meet Printers: Mainstreaming Open Source 3D-Printed Prosthetics for Underserved Populations. Like many incredible movements, e-NABLE started small. Two individuals from different sides of the planet (a prop maker from the … Continue reading

JOHNSSsssssss Hopkins

JOHNSSsssssss Hopkins

Don’t forget the “S” ! Mr. Johns Hopkins inherited his first name “Johns” from his grandfather (also Johns Hopkins) who received his first name from his mother Margaret “Johns”. Ahhh, there we go, so don’t forget that “s” when you are saying the name. Johns Hopkins made his fortunes in Baltimore as a merchant and … Continue reading

Happy World Physical Therapy Day! #worldPTday

Happy World Physical Therapy Day! #worldPTday

Serendipity, kismet, coincidence? Doesn’t matter, you’re talking to one giddy gal. My first day of work at Johns Hopkins happens to fall on World Physical Therapy Day!   HAPPY WORLD PHYSICAL THERAPY DAY! On Sept. 8th each year, physical therapist around the world to raise awareness about the crucial contribution of our profession in keeping people … Continue reading