Practice Guidelines

The following files and algorithms are meant to provide guidance for treatment of common pediatric illnesses. These guidelines are derived from the current medical literature and expert recommendations and are approved by Advocate Children's Hospital.

Advocate Children's Hospital official website for Pediatric Guidelines

 

 

 

Acute Appendicitis Protocol 
Advocate Children's Hospital treatment guidelines for acute appendicitis, Updated 2015

 

 

 

Bronchiolitis Clinical Pathway 
Advocate Children's Hospital Bronchiolitis Clinical Pathway, Updated 2015

BRUE Clinical Pathway
Advocate Children's Hospital Brief Resolved Unexplained Event Clinical Pathway, Updated 2017

Community Acquired Pneumonia Clinical Pathway
Advocate Children's Hospital treatment guidelines for community-acquired pneumonia, Updated 2015

Complicated Pneumonia Clinical Pathway 
Advocate Children's Hospital treatment guidelines for complicated pneumonia, Updated 2015

DKA
Guidelines for Management of Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Updated 2016

Eating Disorder Patients
Pathway
Order Set

Inpatient Asthma Clinical Pathway 
Advocate Children's Hospital treatment guidelines for inpatient asthma, Updated 2015

PICU Enteral Feeding Protocol 

Status Asthmaticus
Guidelines for the treatment of status asthmaticus in pediatric patients

 

 

Status Epilepticus
Guidelines for treatment of status epilepticus