Center for Experiential Learning

SimBaby

  • Normal & Difficult Airway
    • Airway opening acquired by head tilt, chin lift and jaw trust
    • Oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal airways
    • Bag-Valve-Mask ventilation
    • Orotracheal and nasotracheal intubation
    • Sellick Maneuver
    • LMA insertion
    • Endotracheal tube insertion
    • Fiberoptic intubation
    • Gastric tube insertion
    • Variable lung compliance
    • Variable airway resistance
    • Tongue edema
    • Laryngospasm
    • Pharyngeal swelling
    • Decreased lung compliance
    • Right mainstem intubation
    • Gastric distention
  • Vascular Access
    • Venous access antecubital fossae, dorsum of the hand and long saphenous vein
    • Intraosseous (IO) insertion – bilateral
    • IV bolus and infusion
    • Simulated blood flashback upon venous cannulation
  • Other Features
    • Interchangeable eyes with normal, constricted and blown (dilated) pupils
    • Fontanel can present as normal, sunken, or bulging
    • Torso motion
    • Vocal Sounds: Crying, content, coughing, and hiccup
  • Pulmonary System
    • Spontaneous breathing with variable rate, depth and regularity
    • Bilateral and unilateral chest rise and fall
    • CO2 exhalation
    • Normal and abnormal breath sounds – bilateral
    • Lung Sounds: Normal, course crackles, fine crackles, stridor, wheezes and rhonchi
    • Oxygen saturation
    • See-saw respiration
    • Retractions
    • Pneumothorax
    • Unilateral chest movement
    • Unilateral breath sounds
    • Unilateral needle thoracentesis mid-clavicular
    • Unilateral chest tube insertion
  • Cardiovascular System
    • Extensive ECG library with rate from 20-360
    • CPR compressions generate palpable pulses, blood pressure waveform, and generate artifacts on ECG
    • Heart Sounds:Normal, systolic murmur, holosystolic murmur, diastolic murmur, continuous murmur and gallop
    • Blood pressure (BP) measured manually by auscultation of Korotkoff sounds
    • Pulses: Unilateral radial and brachial pulse and bilateral femoral pulses synchronized with ECG
    • Pulse strength variable with BP
    • Display of cardiac rhythms via 3-lead ECG monitoring
    • 12-lead dynamic ECG display
    • Live defibrillation, pacing, and cardioversion