Tessa Davis is a Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine. She is from Glasgow and Sydney, but is currently living in London. @tessardavis | + Tessa Davis | Tessa's DFTB posts

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This week’s Podcast of the Week is from the SGEM – another great interview with Anthony Crocco. Ken Milne and Anthony Crocco discuss paediatric concussion. How long should patients rest up at home before returning to their normal activities? And can IV hypertonic saline help relieve a concussion-related headache? If you only listen to one podcast this week,…

Syncope Sunday Series Summary


Just in case you missed some of Elayne Forbes’ five-part Syncope Sunday series…here are all the links on one page:   1: What is syncope? 2: Reflex syncope 3: Cardiac syncope 4: Syncope ECGs 5: Other causes of syncope

It’s Change Day


Here at DFTB, we are big supporters of Change Day – a social movement that has really taken on a life of its own in Australia this year. Today is the day – Change Day is 11th March – and as things stand there are over 42000 pledges. Take the time to make your pledge online….