PEM Review 012 – INJURIES // MEASLES // CHILD ABUSE // SEDATION // TONGUE LACERATIONS

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Hello to all the doctors who started Paediatric or Emergency Department rotations in the UK last week. I’ve tried to pick a few things for this review that will be useful for new starters. If you’re keen for even more resources that will help you hit the ground running when it comes to dealing with kids in the ED, the previous reviews on this site over the past few months have PLENTY to keep you busy. Continue reading “PEM Review 012 – INJURIES // MEASLES // CHILD ABUSE // SEDATION // TONGUE LACERATIONS”

FOAMPaRTY 001: ACUTE ASTHMA

FOAMPaRTY: Free Open Access Meducation: PAediatric multimedia Resources curated by Topic for You * This is the first blog post of an occasional series that will attempt to gather together loads of relevant #FOAMed covering all aspects of one particular topic. Asthma is the topic this time; hopefully there will be something within this collection to interest you no matter how much or how little … Continue reading FOAMPaRTY 001: ACUTE ASTHMA

PEM Review 009, 17th June – MINOR INJURIES // ED HACKS // CROUP // MASSIVE TRANSFUSION // CHOREA // NEC FASCIITIS

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Bit of a ‘minor injuries’ theme this week (nicely balanced out by ‘majors’ – a piece on massive transfusion management, and another on severe croup). Just your average day in the ED really…

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PEM Review 007, June 2nd – PAIN // COMMUNICATION // BRONCHIOLITIS // P.O.C.U.S // LFTs // NORMAL VALUES // EXAMINATION TECHNIQUES

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Hello,

Some solid journal article analysis featured this week (alongside some random factlets and mashup-diagnoses). There will definitely be at least one thing in this pick-and-mix to interest you:

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