Tim Horeczko: Towards A Calmer Resus at DFTB17

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Tim Horeczko: Towards A Calmer Resus at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16235This talk was recorded live during the final plenary session of DFTB17 in Brisbane. If you missed out in 2017 then you can check out our YouTube channel to watch any of the talks.

Preventing Poisonings in the Home

Cite this article as: Joe Rotella. Preventing Poisonings in the Home, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16269You’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….

Camille Wu: Testicular Troubles at DFTB17

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Camille Wu: Testicular Troubles at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16080This 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…

Sweet and Salty – fluids in DKA

Cite this article as: Ben Lawton. Sweet and Salty – fluids in DKA, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.16130During 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…

Natalie May: Everything Counts in Small Amounts at DFTB17

Cite this article as: Team DFTB. Natalie May: Everything Counts in Small Amounts at DFTB17, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15910This 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…

You want how much?!

Cite this article as: Ben Lawton. You want how much?!, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15798In 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…

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

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Can Point-of-Care CRP testing identify children with serious infection?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15806As 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…

Focus on PEM POCUS

Cite this article as: Cian McDermott and Pete Snelling. Focus on PEM POCUS, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.15772Point-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…