electrolytes ("lytes")

blood salts

blood test that looks at the balance of sodium, potassium and chloride in your blood

emergency cart/rainbow cart

rolling carts that contains supplies and medications needed to treat a child during a crisis.

endotracheal (ET) tube

 flexible plastic tube placed into your airway, through your nose or mouth to help you breathe.

extubate

to remove the endotracheal tube (airway tube)