PEM Review 022 – NEW FOAMed // LISFRANC INJURY // TEG // TRAUMA // BRUEs //

           PAEDIATRICFOAM.COM Firstly, an unashamed plug for a new project I am excited to be involved with. The London School of Paediatrics is venturing into the FOAMed world, and our new site is launching this month – you can see it here http://www.paediatricfoam.com. Take a look at @jround999’s brilliant ‘Inotropes made simple’ or this post by yours truly on Kawasaki Disease.    DON’T PUT YOUR … Continue reading PEM Review 022 – NEW FOAMed // LISFRANC INJURY // TEG // TRAUMA // BRUEs //

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”

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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