Ondansetron in Gastro

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Davis, T. Ondansetron in Gastro, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/podcast-week-ondansetron-gastro/

This week’s recommendation is a podcast by the fabulous Brad Sobolewski at PEM Currents. We use ondansetron all the time in kids with gastro. This bite-sized podcast explains how it works, if it’s any good, and what the potential side effects are. If you only listen to one podcast this week. Make it this one. Listen to the…

CRITOE Quick Quiz

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Davis, T. CRITOE Quick Quiz, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.4507

This quick quiz is to test your CRITOE knowledge. See this post for how to interpret an elbow x-ray. Click on the image to see them in full size…   Q1: What age is this child? Q2: What is the abnormality in the XR of this child who sustained a fall onto the lateral aspect…

Paediatric sepsis

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Lawton, B. Paediatric sepsis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/podcast-week-paediatric-sepsis/

Welcome to our new “vodcast of the week” section, where we will share what we have enjoyed watching from around the FOAMasphere. To start us off in style Simon Carley over at St Emlyn’s shares his talk from the retrieval 2014 conference.   He takes us on an engaging journey through the easy parts and…

Spider Bites

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Tagg, A. Spider Bites, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.5502

6 year old Charlotte is carried into  your emergency department by her father. She had been helping him tidy up the garage and she thought she had scratched herself on an old box of toys.  An hour later she was inconsolable and refusing to walk. Bottom line Redback spider bites, though painful, don’t kill you….

Syringes, Glue, and Foreign Bodies

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Davis, T. Syringes, Glue, and Foreign Bodies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/podcast-week-syringes-glue-foreign-bodies/

This week’s recommendation is a podcast by the wonderful Andrew Sloas at PEM ED Podcast. He tells us how to get foreign objects out of ears without the melodrama of drugs, sedation, and operating theatres. All you need is a 1ml syringe (or insulin syringe), some glue, and a steady hand. I cannot wait to try…

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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Tagg, A. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.5361

4 year old Mariska is brought in by ambulance with her mother after being rescued from a house fire.  Neither appear to have sustained any significant injuries as they were woken by the screech of the smoke detector but your resident is worried about possible carbon monoxide poisoning and wants to do an arterial blood…

Drowning

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Lawton, B. Drowning, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.5222

  Bottom line Prevention is better than cure, we should all be vocal advocates for pool fences Respiratory support is the intervention most likely to be required Time to first breath is critical (hence those poolside CPR posters) Beware of respiratory deterioration Predicting prognosis is difficult but CPR for >30 mins is a bad sign…

Community needlestick injury in children

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Goldstein, H. Community needlestick injury in children, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at:
http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.5241

Alfie, 6, is playing at local playground under Mum’s watchful eye. He goes down the slide and jumps off, landing on his hands and feet. He starts to cry and shows his Mum a syringe lying in the bark and a needlestick injury of his left hand. Mum is distraught when she brings Alfie into…