Medical Education

SimJunior® Simulation EquipmentSimJunior® is an interactive pediatric simulator that represents a 6 year old patient. Manufactured by Laerdal Corporation and developed in partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics, SimJunior® can aid in preparing healthcare providers for the challenges in pediatric care.

SimJunior’s features include:

  • Bilateral carotid pulses
  • Interchangeable pupils
  • Oral and nasal intubation
  • Realistic airway
  • Tongue edema
  • Vocal Sounds
  • Spontaneous breathing with chest rise
  • Unilateral chest rise with right mainstem intubation
  • Variable respiratory rates (0-60 per minute)
  • Adjustable blood pressure (left arm)
  • Intraosseous access
  • IV arm
  • Palpable Brachial and Radial pulses (on left side only)
  • Pulse strength variable with BP

SimJunior supports the following skills:

  • Bag-valve-mask ventilation
  • LMA or ET insertion
  • Head tilt / Chin lift
  • Jaw Thrust
  • Nasotracheal intubation
  • Oropharyngeal and nasotracheal airway insertion
  • Pulse check
  • Pupillary assessment
  • 12-lead ECG display
  • Auscultation of heart, lung, and bowel sounds
  • Chest compressions
  • Defibrillation (25 – 360 joules)
  • ECG rhythm monitoring – limb leads
  • Transcutaneous Pacing
  • Auscultation of blood pressure
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