Errors in paediatric x-ray interpretation

Cite this article as: Lewins, I. Errors in paediatric x-ray interpretation, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.13015One of the things I used to worry about as a child was being eaten by sharks in the diving pool at our local swimming baths. Luckily such attacks are very infrequent in the swimming pools of…

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

Cite this article as: Lewins, I. Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.13055Everyone who works in a Paeds ED is familiar with the presentation of the limping child with no history of trauma. And its always transient synovitis. Except when it isn’t.

Medication errors

Cite this article as: Lewins, I. Medication errors, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12541Can you remember everything you were asked to do today? These days I consider myself lucky if I remember to wear trousers for work.

LDH

Cite this article as: Lewins, I. LDH, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2017. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.12525Ian, I’ve done some ‘routine bloods’ and…” are the words most likely to induce an elevation in my blood pressure at work. I’m not alone in detesting the taking of ‘routine bloods’ – if the test you’re doing isn’t going to…