Sedation for transport

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Sedation for transport, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8397One of your colleagues, Andy, has been lucky enough to grab a ticket to a prestigious international conference to be held in Dublin. He is thinking about taking his children but wonders how to keep them happy on the…

Paediatric Blunt Trauma and Microhaematuria

Cite this article as: Gurgenci, T. Paediatric Blunt Trauma and Microhaematuria, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8785Bottom line pearls: Gross haematuria must be taken seriously as it raises the likelihood of finding significant renal pathology Microhaematuria of any degree is most useful when serial urinalyses are performed.  Seeing a downward trend in the…

An apple juice a day?

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. An apple juice a day?, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8616Pippi, aged 3, has been a little bit unwell of later.  Most of her family have had viral gastroenteritis and she has now got it too.  She’s been vomiting for the last 24 hours and is struggling…

Apparent life-threatening events in babies

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Apparent life-threatening events in babies, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8643While 3 month old Hamish’s parents were enjoying their favourite Scottish drink, they suddenly looked over and noticed that Hamish had gone blue in the face. They were terrified, but fortunately it resolved quickly and Hamish is…

Hopper and Piper on “No Place Like Home”

Cite this article as: Lawton, B. Hopper and Piper on “No Place Like Home”, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-hopper-and-piper-on-no-place-like-home/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…

CPR training for parents

Cite this article as: O’Leary, F. CPR training for parents, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8374If your child stopped breathing today would you know what to do? This is a the question Fenton O’Leary (@PEMDocSyd) and the team from the Children’s Hospital at Westmead  asked. 348 parents and carers were surveyed. Only half…

Brown on APLS instructor attributes

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Brown on APLS instructor attributes, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-brown-on-apls-instructor-attributes/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…

…And they were all yellow

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. …And they were all yellow, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.82013 day old Christopher was born at term via normal vaginal delivery. There were no problems during or after the birth and he and his mother were discharged on day 2. The domiciliary midwife had been out…

Craig on Resuscitation and Drugs

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Craig on Resuscitation and Drugs, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-craig-on-resuscitation-and-drugs/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…

Sedation for the agitated adolescent

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Sedation for the agitated adolescent, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.8023For paediatric ED doctors who come from a paediatric training background, dealing with the agitated adolescent can be very stressful. There is so much more to managing the agitated adolescent than just drugs, but sometimes sedation is necessary. As…

PAC Conference 2015 – Morris on the difficult adolescent patient

Cite this article as: Davis, T. PAC Conference 2015 – Morris on the difficult adolescent patient, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2016. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/pac-conference-2015-morris-on-the-difficult-adolescent-patient/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…