An Emergency Physician with a special interest in education and lifelong learning. When not drinking coffee and reading Batman comics he is playing with his children.

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Inhaled foreign bodies

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Inhaled foreign bodies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.7889Two year old Joseph and four year old Jacques are visiting your emergency department today. Jacques has been miserable and pulling at his right ear. His parents are concerned that he may have another ear infection, his fifth this…

Topical anaesthetic creams

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Topical anaesthetic creams, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.7762Six year old Angela comes into your department with a three day history of diarrhoea and vomiting. You determine that she needs cannulation both to assess her renal function and to begin treatment. You know that cannulating children can…

Langcake on limb-threatening injuries

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Langcake on limb-threatening injuries, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-langcake-on-limb-threatening-injuries/The DFTB team are really excited to announce an upcoming video series…We have teamed up with APLS to share the videos from their Paediatric Acute Care Conferences. These videos have never been open access before, so if you…

Paracetamol poisoning in children

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Paracetamol poisoning in children, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.7530Earlier this month the MJA published the latest consensus guidelines for the management of paracetamol (acetominophen) poisoning.  Whilst there is very little that is new for those of us used to dealing with this problem in adults, the…

The Night is Dark…

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. The Night is Dark…, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.73776 year old Jon is brought into the emergency hours by his parents at 10pm. They went into his room to take him to the toilet as usual and he started screaming at them. He was sweaty and…

Orbital Floor Fractures

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Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Orbital Floor Fractures, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2015. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.70388 year old Albert was playing indoor cricket at school when he was struck in the face with the cricket bat.  Although he did not lose consciousness he is complaining of a severe headache and double vision. He has already…