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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Lessons from Bankstown

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Davis, T. Lessons from Bankstown, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9723

A report has been released by the Chief Medical Officer, NSW, outlining the finding of the recent events in Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital, where a baby died following a neonatal resuscitation. There are lessons to be learned for all of us from this tragic case. Here, we summarise the findings. The full report can be read here….

Cupping in kids

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Davis, T. Cupping in kids, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9606

Cupping has become a hot topic this weeks thanks to Michael Phelps’ noticeable marks as he swam to Olympic Gold. But what’s the basis for cupping, and in there any place for it in managing childhood disease? There is no place for using cupping as a treatment in children. There is no evidence at all…

Abuse on Nauru

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Davis, T. Abuse on Nauru, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9613

Whilst we have previously noted our opposition to the detention of children in Nauru, the Guardian’s publication today of leaked incident reports highlights the true horrors experienced by these children. For more on the background on detention then take a look here.

PAC Conference 2015 – Cincotta on allergy in ED

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Davis, T. PAC Conference 2015 – Cincotta on allergy in ED, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-2015-cincotta-on-allergy-in-ed/

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 weren’t able to attend the conferences, then now’s your chance to catch up. The PAC Conference is run each year by APLS and consists of presentations on a…

Breast milk freezing – baby, it’s cold outside

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Davis, T. Breast milk freezing – baby, it’s cold outside, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.9295

Freezing breast milk – whether you’ve seen it done during your NICU time, or done it yourself as a parent, it’s probably something that we’ve all had to consider. General advice is that it’s ok to freeze your breast milk for 6-9 months. But is that really true, or does freezing damage breast milk?

Trethewie on death in the acute setting

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Davis, T. Trethewie on death in the acute setting, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-trethewie/

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 weren’t able to attend the conferences, then now’s your chance to catch up. The PAC Conference is run each year by APLS and consists of presentations on a…