Drooling

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Drooling, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2014. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/podcast-week-drooling/This week’s recommendation is a podcast by the fabulous ENT Expert Opinion.

Foreign body aspiration - chocolate

Foreign body aspiration

Cite this article as: Yamamoto, L. Foreign body aspiration, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://dontforgetthebubbles.com/foreign-body-aspiration/A 17 month old male presents to the ED in the evening with a one-hour history of noisy and abnormal breathing after a choking episode while he was eating a chocolate and almond bar.

Tonsillitis

Cite this article as: Miers, J. Tonsillitis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.4011 A 7 year old boy comes in complaining of a sore throat and generally feeling sorry for himself.  He has pus all over his tonsils. Should you treat him with antibiotics?

Epistaxis - nosebleed

Epistaxis

Cite this article as: Davis, S. Epistaxis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3385 A 9-year-old boy is brought to see you. He has been having recurrent nose bleeds over the last few weeks. They may occur at any time but many of them happen at night, when the child wakes from sleep with…

Problems with ear piercing

Cite this article as: Tagg, A. Problems with ear piercing, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3374Krystal is seven going on seventeen and is brought in by her mother because she is unable to take her earrings out.  She had her ears pierced a week ago.

Otitis media - ear cleaning

Otitis media

Cite this article as: Miers, J. Otitis media, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3131 A 2 year old presents to ED with pyrexia – he’s pulling at his ear constantly in the waiting room.  

Intubation

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Intubation, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3880Indication: to secure the airway: severe airway obstruction/inadequate protective reflexes (coma or prolonged seizures) to facilitate ventilation: hypoxaemic and/or hypercarbic respiratory failure Intubation should NOT be attempted by the inexperienced if more skilled personnel are available. Two doctors always present if…

Otitis externa - swimmer

Otitis externa

Cite this article as: Davis, S. Otitis externa, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.2867 A 7 year old boy is brought to ED by mum. He has ear pain (otalgia), reduction in his hearing and a little discharge from the ear. His symptoms have been getting worse over the last couple of days…