Pulled elbows

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Davis, T. Pulled elbows, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16407

Annie is a 2 year old who has a painful arm. Her mum was holding her hand as she walked along the pavement. Annie tripped and Annie’s mum tried to stop the fall. Since then she hasn’t been using the arm as much.   Thanks to Simon Craig for his post-publication contribution.   Anatomy The…

Lyme Disease

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O'Connor, E. Lyme Disease, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16210

A nine year old girl, Skye, comes to see you with her parents. She has a two day history of a red, circular and enlarging rash on her right calf, which they describe as looking like a ‘bull’s eye’.  She has also been feeling generally unwell with headaches, muscle aches, fatigue and a fever. They…

Towards A Calmer Resus at DFTB17

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DFTB, T. Towards A Calmer Resus at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16235

This talk was recorded live during the final plenary session of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then we hope you have booked your leave for 2018. Tickets are still on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself via www.dftb18.com.

Viral and Pre-School Wheeze at DFTB17

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DFTB, T. Viral and Pre-School Wheeze at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16229

This talk was recorded live on the final day of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for August 2018. Tickets are still on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself via www.dftb18.com.

Preventing Poisonings in the Home

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Rotella, J. Preventing Poisonings in the Home, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16269

You’ve just seen a young lady who managed to swallow a tablet out of Grandma’s handbag, whilst she was over for a visit. Luckily, it was a 20 mg esomeprazole tablet so she’s going to be ok. You go in and reassure her worried family that nothing further will occur. Feeling your job is done,…

Testicular Troubles at DFTB17

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DFTB, T. Testicular Troubles at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16080

This talk was recorded live on the final of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself at www.dftb18.com.

Sweet and Salty – fluids in DKA

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Lawton, B. Sweet and Salty – fluids in DKA, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16130

During our training in paediatric emergency medicine most of us will have been cautioned repeatedly of the dangers of over-zealous fluid administration in children with diabetic ketoacidosis. Cerebral oedema is the feared complication of this disease process and, as traditional wisdom would have it, either rapid fluid administration or the use of any hypotonic IV…

Everything Counts in Small Amounts at DFTB17

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DFTB, T. Everything Counts in Small Amounts at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15910

This talk was recorded live on the final day of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then why not book your leave for 2018 now. Tickets are on sale for the pre-conference workshops as well as the conference itself at www.dftb18.com.

You want how much?!

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Lawton, B. You want how much?!, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15798

In discussion with your local PICU you have decided you are going to have to intubate the septic 11 month old in front of you. You know what you need; a fluid bolus, an adrenaline infusion, then a little bit of ketamine and some rocuronium, with push dose adrenaline on the side just in case….

Can Point-of-Care CRP testing identify children with serious infection?

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Davis, T. Can Point-of-Care CRP testing identify children with serious infection?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15806

As paediatric emergency clinicians, a large part of our job is identifying the child with a serious infection. The utility of blood tests in helping with diagnosis in this group of children is debatable. Could point-of-care CRP testing help identify children with serious infection?

Focus on PEM POCUS

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Snelling, C. Focus on PEM POCUS, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15772

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is a disruptive technology that has the potential to change the standard way children are evaluated and managed, particularly in the paediatric emergency medicine (PEM) department.  POCUS is a complex skill that needs to be broken down into bite sized components and the aim of this new DFTB series will give you…

DFTB go to PEMFest18

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Barnes, K. DFTB go to PEMFest18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pemfest18/

Maybe you recognise the drill ……. you are tired, your frontline NHS job is tough,  there is a list of jobs as long as your arm at home, you still need to book transport to attend this conference, and you’re not sure if work will provide any study funding. But you decide to go for…

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