Continued">Continued">Continued">Procedures – Children Cancer Hospital Egypt 57357

Pediatric Oncology Intensive Care Unit


Medical staff of the ICU are eligible to do the following procedures:

  • Emergency procedures include Endotracheal intubation (oral and nasal routes) & difficult airway management.
  • Peripheral & central venous access insertion (central line insertion).
  • Mechanical ventilation includes high-frequency oscillation ventilation (HFOV).
  • Mini procedures include Thoracocentesis (chest tube insertion), Abdominal paracentesis, and Lumbar puncture.
  • Pericardiocentesis (ECHO guided)
  • Flexible bronchoscopy for critically ill pediatric patients.
  • Functional Echocardiography in PICU for hemodynamic monitoring of critically ill patients.
  • Bedside EEG