The Collapsed Cardiac Child: Kath Browning Carmo at DFTB18

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. The Collapsed Cardiac Child: Kath Browning Carmo at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18978There is nothing like the thought of dealing with a shocked neonate to strike the fear of the almighty into the most experienced doctor. If you are lucky enough to have Kath Browning…

ConSEPT and EcLiPSE – Levetiracetam versus Phenytoin for Status Epilepticus

Cite this article as: Roland D, Davis T. ConSEPT and EcLiPSE – Levetiracetam versus Phenytoin for Status Epilepticus, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18696This week sees the publication of two hugely anticipated randomised controlled trials both published in the Lancet simultaneously which DFTB have been given exclusive access to.  

Fever under 60 days of age

Cite this article as: Roland, A. Fever under 60 days of age, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18571Prompted by Tessa’s Top 5.5 Papers in PEM presentation at RCEM, Alasdair Munro kicked off an exciting twitter debate with the question…Would you do a full septic screen on a baby under 60 days with a…

An approach to irritability and pain in the severely neurologically impaired child.

Cite this article as: Goldstein, H. An approach to irritability and pain in the severely neurologically impaired child., Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18178Logan is a 6yo who is presented to ED by his mother, one Tuesday evening as “just not himself“. Logan is well known to your local paediatric team for management…

Pulse oximetry

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Pulse oximetry, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18145When a case is presented you probably like to assume aime things are a given – that capillary refill time is a universal constant no matter who performs it, or that the way one person measures the respiratory rate is…

Inequalities in Healthcare : Andrew McDonald at DFTB18

Cite this article as: DFTB, T. Inequalities in Healthcare : Andrew McDonald at DFTB18, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2019. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.18304Dr Andrew McDonald worked as a paediatrician for many years before entering the world of politics. In his years as Shadow Minister for Health he continued to practice one day a week. In both…