Dr. Sze Man Tse, Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte-Justine, Montréal, QC

This session will present a case of acute hypoxemia and respiratory distress associated with localized sclerotherapy. The literature in this field will be reviewed and questions will be answered using interactive methods and audience participation.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Recognize respiratory complications associated with bleomycin sclerotherapy;
  • Describe the pathophysiology of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in children; and
  • Understand the current evidence behind the management of pediatric ARDS.